ULEWELL Z28 MINI is a $40 RK3328 TV Stick include 2GB RAM, 16GB Storage, and a USB 3.0 Port

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While we’ve already covered many Rockchip RK3328 TV boxes and development boards, if you want a TV stick form factor the choice becomes much more limited.

So far I was only aware of Rikomagic RKM V3 , but today I’ve come across  ULEWELL Z28 MINI, selling for about $40 on Aliexpress with 2GB RAM, 16 GB storage, HDMI 2.0a, and a USB 3.0 port.

ULEWELL Z28 MINI TV stick specifications:

  • SoC – Rockchip RK3328 quad core Cortex A53 processor @ 1.5 GHz with Mali-450MP2 GPU
  • System Memory – 2 GB RAM
  • Storage – 16 GB eMMC flash
  • Video & Audio Output – HDMI 2.0a up to 4K @ 60 Hz with HDR10 and HLG support
  • Video Codec – 4K VP9, H.265 and H.264. 1080p VC-1, MPEG-1/2/4, VP6/8
  • Connectivity – 802.11 b/g/n WiFi (2.4 GHz), Bluetooth 4.0
  • USB – 1x USB 3.0 port
  • Misc – Power button and LED
  • Power Supply – 5V/2A via micro USB port
  • Dimensions – 94 x 32 x 11 mm
  • Weight – 24 grams

The specifications also list a micro SD card (“TF card”), but it’s not apparent on any of the photos. The stick runs Android 7.1 OS (not Android TV).

The device ships with a power supply + USB cable, a HDMI cable/adapter, a lanyard, and a user manual.

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