Pivos XIOS XS
|Devices||Android||Pivos XIOS XS|
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|XIOS XS Media Play|
|Manufacturer||Pivos Technology Group, Inc.|
|Released||July 2014 ?|
|OS||TOFU Media OS (based on Android 4.2 "Jelly Bean")|
|CPU||Amlogic AML8726-MX SoC with Dual-Core Cortex A9 ARM CPU @ 1.5 GHz|
|Storage||8 GB (eMMC) internal + MicroSD/SDHC Memory Slot (upto 32GB)|
|RAM||1 GB (DDR3) RAM|
|Connectivity||HDMI 1.4b with CEC support, optical S/PDIF audio out, 2 x USB 2.0 host ports, Bluetooth 4.0, 10/100 Ethernet, 802.11 b/g/n WiFi, DC-power|
|Dimensions||87.5 × 87 × 18 mm|
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Pivos XIOS XS (or "XIOS XS Media Play") is an ARM-based media player set-top box that can currently run Kodi on Android, and in the future might also be able to run Kodi on Linux using unofficial third-party image firmware, similar to its predecessor Pivos XIOS DS.
This Pivos XIOS XS and its predecessor Pivos XIOS DS doesn't need to be jailbroken and was previously both reference hardware target for Kodi on Android development. While Pivos XIOS DS only had a single CPU core and performed roughly at the level as a jailbroken ATV2, Pivos XIOS XS have a dual-core CPU which can perform about twice as fast as its predecessor. Both also come with comes with USB ports, micro-SD card, Ethernet port, integrated WiFi, and a remote control.
1 Installing Kodi
- Pivos XIOS users should use the normal Kodi for Android (ARM) builds from kodi.tv: http://kodi.tv/download/
2 Remote control
3 Random notes
Feel free to place various notes, tips, and links here. As this section of the wiki gets more organized, those notes will be properly sorted. Consider this like a dumping ground for when you're not sure where to put something.
4 See also
- Pivos XIOS DS - XIOS DS from Pivos was the predecessor to XIOS XS
- Android hardware - Other Android platform which Kodi supports hardware video decoding on.
- Android - Android operating system information in regards to Kodi usage.