Google to Launch Android TV Dongle ‘Sabrina’ Soon
Since March, Google has been preparing to launch its Android TV ‘Dongle’. It’s now reported that Google’s first Android TV Dongle Sabrina is being listed online.
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 their hand on exclusive information pertaining to Google’s newest streaming media device. This information was obtained from a pre-release firmware discovered by one of XDA’s 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 smart TVs run on or support Google’s Android platform. Currently, Google’s Sabrina Android TV can only be listed online at a price of $49.99, down at the cost of the current Chromecast Ultra and just above $15 from third-generation Chromecast. This directly matches the price of both Roku Streaming Stick+ and Amazon Fire Stick Amazon Fire TV Stick.
Google plans to release three different colors of its Android TV dongle ‘Sabrina’. Models of rock candy and Como Blue and Summer Conference colors are likely to be marketed. It is expected that Sabrina’s Android TV dongle could launch with the Pixel 5 and Pixel 4a 5G and the new Nest speaker at Google’s upcoming event.