Since March, Google has been preparing to launch its Android TV ‘Dongle’. Now Google’s first Sabrina Android TV Dongle is reported to be listed online.
The Google Android TV dongle will be powered by the Amlogic S905X2 chipset clocked at up to 1.8GHz and paired with an ARM Mali-G31 MP2 GPU and 4GB of RAM.
XDA Developers were able to get exclusive information related to Google’s newest streaming media device. This information was obtained from a preliminary firmware discovered by one of the XDA Developers.
Chromecast with Google TV https://t.co/nRIxw75Q9n
— Artem Russakovskii (@ArtemR) September 30, 2020
Google’s Sabrina Android TV can make a splash in the dongle market as most of the smart TVs run on or are compatible with Google’s Android platform. Currently, Google’s Sabrina Android TV can only be listed online at a price of $49.99, less than the cost of the current Chromecast Ultra and just over $15 of the third-generation Chromecast. This directly matches the price of the Roku Streaming Stick+ and Amazon Fire Stick Amazon Fire TV Stick.
Google plans to release three different colors of its ‘Sabrina’ Android TV dongle. Rock candy and Como Blue and Summer Conference models are likely to be marketed. Sabrina’s Android TV dongle is expected to launch with the Pixel 5 and Pixel 4a 5G and the new Nest speaker at the next Google event.
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