Introducing MINIX NEO Series Android media hubs

MINIX portable Media Hubs deliver computing experiences that are big on features and even bigger on performance.

Canohm, major importer and distributor of high quality audio/visual solutions including Hi-Fi speakers, A/V mounting products, radio receivers and media players, is pleased to announce the arrival of MINIX NEO Series of revolutionary devices capable of fulfilling all of your computing and media needs.

MINIX, based in in Hong Kong, was established in 2008 and has emerged as a global leader in the development of next generation computers, setting a new precedent in portable PC and Media Hub technology. MINIX’s mission is to provide state-of-the-art computing technology, passionately focussed on the design and aesthetics of their devices. MINIX design and manufacture products that aim to redefine the way you interact and control your media, creating computing experiences that are second to none.

The MINIX NEO Series of AndroidTM media hubs and accessories enable you to share media content such as videos, music and photos between your smartphone, tablet or laptop and your TV. Canohm is distributing three media hubs and three accessories from the MINIX NEO Series range.

NEO X7, awarded Best Android PC of 2013 by, is the flagship product in the MINIX NEO series; it is the most powerful MINIX NEO product and delivers the ultimate performance. NEO X7 is perfect for those looking to push the limits of what Android media hubs can do, pushing the boundaries of what such devices are capable of. The NEO X7 is a Quad Core Media Hub running Android Jelly Bean 4.2.2* that offers the 2GB DDR RAM and 16GB NAND Flash. The NEO X7 provides the optimum connectivity for a device of this size, offering 3x USB ports, RJ-45 Ethernet jack (10/100Mbps), Optical out, Bluetooth, SD/MMC Card reader and Dual Band 802.11b/g/n Wi-Fi (2.4Ghz/5Ghz). NEO X7 supports Wi-Fi Miracast and AirPin PRO, enabling you to share media content such as videos, music, photos, between your smartphone, tablet (Android or IOS), laptop and your TV.

NEO G4 is a Dual Core pocket PC for Android. This tiny device outputs huge performance, turning a conventional TV or monitor into a powerful computing and media device. NEO G4 is approximately the size of a conventional USB dongle, based on a Dual-Core ARM Cortext-A9 processor and Quad-Core Mali-400 GPU.

NEO G4 is equipped with Android 4.2.2* OS and comes pre-installed with popular Google apps such as Google Chrome, Gmail, Google Maps, Google Music and Google Play Store. NEO G4 is built to handle full 1080p HD streaming and video playback, web browsing, music streaming and traditional Android games titles. NEO G4 is supplied with a remote control.

NEO X5mini is a discreet and stylish Android media hub, offering great connectivity, powerful performance, and elegant, stylish design. NEO X5mini is a Dual Core Media Hub running Android Jelly Bean 4.2.2* that offers the 1GB RAM and 8GB NAND Flash. The NEO X5 mini features 2x USB ports, RJ-45 Ethernet jack (10/100Mbps), SD/MMC Card reader and 802.11b/g/n Wi-Fi.

NEO Series media hubs come pre-installed with MINIX's exclusive edition of XBMC, made in collaboration with the developers at XBMC. XBMC is award-winning media player software that allows users to play and view most videos and music from the internet, and all common digital media files from local and network storage media.

NEO X7, NEO X5mini and NEO G4 mini are supplied with an IR-Remote. The IR-Remote supplied with the X7 and X5mini has two IR transmitters so the remote can work at all angles, without needing to be directed at the IR-Receiver on the box. The buttons are extremely responsive, and the remote fits comfortably into the user’s hand.


MINIX A1 Airmouse is a 2.4GHz wireless gaming mouse and keyboard that combines all the capabilities of a conventional mouse and keyboard without the need for wires or a flat surface to operate on. The A1 is fully equipped with Gyroscope gaming support, allowing for motion-controlled gaming. Its ergonomic design means the device fits comfortably in your hand, whether holding horizontally or vertically, and the built-in keyboard is designed to enable efficient typing, Facebook, sending emails or writing documents. RRP - $44.95

MINIX A2 Airmouse is a 2.4GHz wireless air mouse that is an all-in-one remote control, providing excellent audio features, spacious keyboard, gyroscope gaming and accurate air-mouse functionality. This double sided air-mouse also comes equipped with gyroscope gaming support capabilities, superior control and accuracy with 360 degrees accurate operation, a keyboard for typing, Facebook chatting and email, and a microphone and speaker, so you can use the remote like a telephone handset for ultra convenient Skype calling and other VoIP applications. RRP - $74.95

MINIX NT-1 Headphone, available in black or white, offers a truly wireless experience, featuring exquisite sound quality, multi-link functionality, a built-in microphone and voice control features. The BluetoothTM wireless and Near Field Communications (NFC) technology enables the user to enjoy all their favourite music and make hands-free calls with compatible Bluetooth devices. Simply tap the two NFC logos together to activate Bluetooth, pair up to two devices, and start streaming music or make/receive voice calls. The headset offers up to 10 hours of listening time on a single charge. RRP - $99.95

NEO Series Media Hubs – Specifications & Features

NEO X5Mini
Dimensions 94x40x20mm 98x98x22.8mm 125x125x20mm
Processor Dual-Core Coretex A9 Dual-Core Coretex A9 Quad-Core Coretex A9
Memory 1GB DDR3 1GB DDR3 2GB DDR3
Internal Storage 8GB NAND Flash 8GB NAND Flash SD/MMC Card Reader 16GB NAND Flash
SD/MMC Card Reader
Connectivity 802.11 b/g/n Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n Wi-Fi Bluetooth 4.0,
Dual-Band Wi-Fi
External Antenna - - Yes
Ethernet - Yes Yes
Wi-Fi Hotspot: - Yes Yes
Bluetooth 4.1 - - Yes
USB 1 x 2.0 Port 2 x 2.0 Ports 3 x 2.0 Ports
1 x Micro-USB OTG Port
OTG Parts - - 1
Auto Power-on (No Power Button) Yes Yes -
Optical S/PDIF,
Microphone & Headphone Jacks
Price (inc GST) $119.00 $149.00 $249.00
Generic Specs & Features GPU: Quad-Core Mali-400MP Spotify (downloadable via Play Store) XBMC – MINIX Edition
  Miracast (Wi-Fi Display) Skype (downloadable via Play Store) Music Streaming
  Web Browsing OS: AndroidTM Jelly Bean 4.2.2 Supports most popular AndroidTM games
  Full HD Streaming & Video Playback AirPin (AirPlay for iOS) Video Output: HDMI 1.4a, Full HD 1080p
  PTV Android Play Store  

*You are able to upgrade to the latest OS when the software is available.

All products and accessories are available for sale through Canohm’s business development team.

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MINIX Australian Distributor:

4/30 Prohasky Street
Port Melbourne, VIC, 3207

MINIX Product & Media Contact:
Cameron MacKertich
Tel: 03 9644 7888
Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

About Canohm

Canohm is a major importer and distributor of high quality audio/visual solutions including Hi-Fi speakers, radio receivers, A/V mounting products and projection screens. Canohm employ a team of dedicated professionals who collaborate with current and potential customers. Products are supplied to over 1,400 retail stores, covering most of the major electrical retail chains. All products are fully backed by Canohm’s excellent technical assistance.

Canohm is the Australian Distributor of MINIX Products, as appointed by MINIX Hong Kong. Canohm also represent Vogels audio/visual products, Sangean radios, Amina invisible speakers, Canton loudspeakers, Future Automation TV mounting solutions, MagicBox digital radios and Venturi TV mounts.

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