The workforce has obtained their arms on a promo video for the dongle that was initially obtained by an Android developer whereas digging in a pre-release firmware. It reveals a design much like Chromecast Ultra however not a precise circle. The machine has an inner codename Sabrina and can run Android TV out of the field. It may also have a distant management for higher navigation and consumer expertise.
The video reveals that it is going to be obtainable in White, Black, and Pink shade choices. The leaked pictures counsel a Sandstone-like end however that’s solely an assumption. The distant management is in White shade with normal management buttons and a devoted Google Assistant button. We can solely see the higher half of the distant which implies there could possibly be extra buttons or one thing “new” within the backside half. It ought to make looking by means of content material and menus/choices much more handy than counting on a related smartphone or pill.
The consumer interface has additionally undergone an enormous revamp with a deal with films and TV reveals over functions. It reveals a carousel of really useful content material to observe and every time a specific title is choose, it should present a cowl picture, title, and the platform on which it’s obtainable. Other screenshots present integration with sensible residence merchandise, Google Assistant, and YouTube TV.
The similar leak additional reveals that this new Android TV dongle by Google shall be powered by an Amlogic processor. It may also assist Dolby Vision for superior video high quality. It must be famous that the leaked promo video was shot in October 2019 which implies it’s fairly outdated. There is an effective likelihood that Google might have made some modifications to the design and options that we simply talked about. As a end result, we’d counsel you are taking these particulars with a slight pinch of salt.