Amkette has launched a new budget gaming console, the EvoFox GameBox, with support for 4K streaming. Even though this might not be as big as or powerful as the new PlayStation 5 or Xbox Series X | Series S, it is still a capable console with support for hundreds of video games. Also Read - Netflix could launch its video game streaming service next year, at no extra cost
The EvoFox GameBox runs Android and comes with 20 popular games from the Android ecosystem. Along with these, it also comes with 100 retro games pre-installed. Users can also download more games via the Play Store and the company’s own third-party app store. Also Read - PS5 restock July 12, 2021: Price, sale details, how to pre-order PlayStation 5, PS5 Digital Edition
Amkette EvoFox GameBox: Price in India
Amkette EvoFox GameBox console is priced at Rs 9,999. The Amkette is offering customers a discount of Rs 1,000, bringing the effective price of the device to Rs 8,999 for the first week. The gaming console will be made available on Flipkart and on the company’s own website.
Amkette EvoFox GameBox: Specifications
Amkette EvoFox GameBox game console looks quite similar to an Android TV box, and it even comes with a remote. It also bundles a gamepad, Evo Fox Elite Pro Wireless, similar to the Xbox One controller. The remote control is voice enabled and supports air gestures to act as a mouse when needed.
The game console is powered by an Amlogic S905X3 processor paired with a Mali G31 3D GPU. It comes with 4GB of DDR3 RAM along with 32GB of internal storage expandable up to 128GB via a microSD card. It comes with support for dual-band WiFi and Bluetooth 5.0.
The device runs Google‘s Android 9 operating system with access to the Android TV Play Store. The company states that it will keep on rolling out OTA updates to the system to keep it up to date and to introduce newer functionality. It claims that the system is well tuned and can run games like Asphalt 8 and Beach Buggy without any glitches.
Users can also connect a webcam to the device and use it to make video calls.