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[Review&Unboxing] The Best New Year Gift - My Mi Box Mini Unboxing and Review

2017-03-30 08:53:27
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Mi Box mini - an impossibly small set-up box that’s 1/4 the size of Mi Box and fits like a power adapter. It packs a punch with Cortex-A7 quad-core 1.3GHz 1GB RAM, 4GB Flash. It also has 1080P resolution, Dolby, DTS audio and dual band Wi-Fi 802.11n.

What I received was the Limited edition new year gift, The Best New Year Gift from Mi Singapore

This comes with a special packaging in Red unlike normal brown boxes which Mi Device used to be



Opening up, it consist of 4 parts, MiBox Mini, Bluetooth remote controller, HDMI cable and user manual. Everything is so well neatly packed in a small Red box

Setting up MiBox mini

And due to Mibax Mini does not have any extension power cord, and need to place near to the TV, I've have to get the power extension below the TV

Once powered up, Mibox Mini will starts to search for the bluetooth remote control, just follow the simply steps to get it paired


Next it will search for WiFi, get it connected and you almost done

Done, you are ready to use the Mibox Mini


The contents is about the same as Mibox, and notice they have changed to GITV, not iCNTY anymore

Setting page. and you can see my Mi Router is connected too


But sadly, some contents are blocked due to copyright issue outside main land China

Streamming from my Mi Router is good and smooth

Listen to music is great too, it also support FLAC and ape


I have to install 3rd app inorder to use the Mibox mini to watch online show, I have Taijie, PPTV and Youku installed

Watch from Youku




But Mibox mini does not have usb port, how to install other apk?? worry not, below is the guide

How to install 3rd party app into Mibox mini? here to share a simple tutorial

As you PC and Mibox mini are connected to the same home network, simply use the file sharing will be good enough. On your PC apk folder, right click it to property to make it shared


Add permission to Everyone


Back to control panel. Network and Internet, choose homegroup and sharing option


Change advance sharing settings


Over at Password protected sharing, turn it off


Now go to your Mibox mini, choose the player in red box


It just works like a file explorer, you can view your folder you have shared

goto the folder you shared

select the apk you which to install

It just works as same as per normal installation


Tada~ you got the app installed into your Mibox mini




Enjoy!!




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2017-03-30 08:53:27
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Really informative!
2017-05-31 13:36:16
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