Amkette EvoFox GameBox launched in India; its a budget console to democratize gaming

Amkette has recently launched a new budget gaming console which is known as the EvoFox GameBox and it will also support 4K streaming. This may not be as big or powerful like the new PlayStation 5 or Xbox Series X l Series S, it’s still a capable console that supports hundreds of video games.

The EvoFox GameBox runs on Android operating system and has 20 popular games from the Android ecosystem. Along with these, it also has 100 retro games pre-installed. Users will also be able to download more games through the Play Store and the company’s own third-party app store. Amkette EvoFox GameBox has been priced at Rs.9,999 and the company is also providing customers a discount of Rs.1,000 and that will bring the fixed price to Rs.8,999 for the first week. The device will be available for purchase at Flipkart and at the company’s own website.

Amkette launches budget 4K gaming console EvoFox Game Box; comes preloaded with over 100 games
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The device is quite familiar to an Android TV box and also comes with a remote. The device bundles a gamepad known as Evo Fox Elite Pro Wireless which is same like the Xbox One controller. The remote control is voice enabled and also supports air gestures to work as a mouse when required. It is powered by an Amlogic S905X3 processor paired with a Mali G31 3D GPU. It has 4GB of DDR3 RAM and 32GB of internal storage that can be expanded up to 128GB with a microSD card. The device supports dual-band Wi-Fi and Bluetooth 5.0.

The device runs on Android 9 operating system with access to Android TV Play Store. The company says that it will keep releasing OTA updates for the system to keep it up to date and to introduce new functionality. It says that the system is well tuned and can run games like Asphalt 8 and Beach Buggy without any sort of glitches. Users can connect webcam to the device and use it to make video calls.