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Google’s Android TV dongle could be coming soon

Google’s Android Television dongle could be coming quickly

Two new Google components equipment have proven up in FCC filings, and as 9to5Google notes, it appears to be very likely that they’re associated to the new Android Tv set item that’s reportedly been in the will work for a although. If so, the filings could counsel that Google is at last gearing up to release it soon.

An XDA Builders report in June explained that Google was planning a Tv set dongle codenamed “Sabrina” that would use Android Television set and a traditional distant-driven UI, compared with smartphone-managed Chromecast devices. 1 of the new FCC filings refers to an “Interactive Media Streaming Product” with Wi-Fi and Bluetooth, when the other is for a “Wi-fi Unit” with Bluetooth and a electrical power go over, which 9to5Google speculates could be Sabrina and its remote handle respectively.

Except if you invest in a Television set with the software package built in, there aren’t also numerous selections for Android Television set appropriate now. There is the higher-close Nvidia Shield array, which commences at $149.99, or the $59.99 Xiaomi Mi Box S that Google alone promoted a few of yrs ago, but which is about it. Xiaomi did also just launch a $40-ish Mi Television Adhere in India and Europe, which is at this time the only way to get Android Tv in that type factor.

We’ll have to see irrespective of whether Google has a little something more compelling on the way. XDA Builders initially described that the start was planned for this summer time, so there’s nonetheless time for Google to hit that window.