The BiggiFi is an Android device which allows turning your old TV into a smartTV. This gadgets runs on Android and uses the TV as display. With it you can browse the internet, use the social media sites, listen to music, watch videos or online TV (there are thousands of TV stations streaming online plus a lot also offer the video on demand option), and play games. In plus you will have access to millions of applications via Google play.
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To use the Biggifi stick all the user must do is to power the stick and insert it into a HDMi port of the TV. You will also need to download and install the app on your smartphone. Biggifi can be controlled from both Android and iOs devices.To download the Android app click here and here if you want the Apple’s version. TIP: you can also control the device with using wireless mouse (all I needed to do was to connect the mouse’s USB dongle to the Biggfi).
To get internet and transform your boring, old TV into a smart one you will need a wireless internet connection.
The Biggifi comes with 4GB internal memory which can be expanded with a Micro SD Card (up to 128 GB).
Product features and specs
- Video Connection HDMI
- Video Output up to 1080P
- Audio Output 7.1 or 5.1 Surround Sound
- Operating System Android 4.2 Jelly Bean
- CPU Dual-Core A9 Processor
- Memory DDR3 1GB
- Internal Storage 4GB Nand Flash
- Micro SD Card X 1 upto 128GB
- USB 2.0 Port X 1
- WiFi Connection 802.1 b/g/n
My experience with Biggifi
The first impression is positive. The device is small and have a nice design; the installation was simple and in just minutes I could browse the web. I used the device to watch a few Youtube clips and using the Omnibox app I enjoyed a few TV shows.
After a while I watched a TED conference and tested the gaming features.
The gadget is powered by a dual core A9 processor and it comes with 1GB of RAM which means most of the apps run smoothly and without problems.
The Biggifi stick is simple and fun to use. It transforms your TV into a smart one and because it is powered by Android you can choose from millions of apps. You can do a lot of things with this device from learning new subjects by watching tutorials or reading articles to playing games.
In conclusion: an useful gadget to have.