Google built its own tiny HDMI 2.1 box to jump-start the next generation of Android TV
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Today, Google is announcing that Android 10 is arriving on Android TV, and its about as bland of an update as they come. Primarily, its just the performance and security benefits of Android 10, without a single new user-facing feature. But at the bottom of Googles blog post, the company hints at why: Googles busy prepping for the next-generation of Android TV, starting with the miniature box above.
Google says this new ADT-3 dongle is a full-fledged Android TV platform, with a quad-core ARM Cortex A53 CPU, 2GB of DDR3 memory, and the ability to output 4K HDR content at 60 frames per second over its HDMI 2.1 port.
Before you get too excited, know that its a developer device. Like…