Zidoo 4K UHD Media player Z9X
High End 4K HDR Experience
Z9X is a 4K UHD media player with powerful graphics engine for home theater. Compared with last generation, it has significant improvement in audio and video decoding especially the support for HDR 10+ and Dolby vision,which has filled up the vacancy of the market. Meanwhile, it is still a cost-effective and high-performance model
Z9X is equipped with RTD1619DR hexa-core 64-bit high-performance CPU, which has faster response speed and more efficient computing capability. Strong decoding performance supports accurate UHD decoding and excellent image quality output
Chassis Material and Workmanship
The chassis is all made of metal, which is exquisite and durable
The gray surface has a nice feel with sandblasting and oxidation workmanship
Z9X has many interfaces including HDMI input, HDMI output, SATA3.0
USB 3.0 x 2, USB 2.0 x 2, AV out, Optical, RS232, Gigabit LAN etc.
Meet home theater enthusiasts’ needs for connecting various equipments
4K UHD Image Quality
Z9X image engine can easily decode 4K HDR images which encoded with HEVC/H.265
Support 3840 x 2160 60Hz output, each pixel is natural and full
Images are clear and vivid even in a large screen
Accurate Frame Rate Switching
Z9X supports switching original resolution and frame rate automatically and accurately (23.976,59.94,25,30,50 and 60). The new automatic switching algorithm allows completing the film frame rate switching in advance to ensure smooth and integral film playback
Stunning HDR Technology
New HDR processing engine can deal with HDR10 static metadata (MaxFall, MaxCll) more accurately. Color contrast is stark, both highlights and shadows can be displayed perfectly, which could display images like real scene
Meanwhile, Z9X provides HDR to SDR algorithm, it helps displaying HDR movies very well on SDR devices through dynamic correction and color reproduction
Higher Level HDR10+
Z9X takes the lead in adding HDR10+ and Dolby Vision technology. HDR10+ technology could not only display peak brightness up to 4000 nits, but also process metadata accurately for each frame. Namely, colors and brightness levels are obtained frame by frame and scene by scene, images could be displayed in details with wide dynamic contrast and richer colors
Dolby Vision VS10 Technology
Z9X integrates Dolby Vision VS10 image engine, which supports Dolby Vision low latency（LLDV）output. Dolby Vision has adopted advanced dynamic metadata processing technology, so that the most suitable brightness could be output for images and scenes of each frame. Shadows are darker while highlights are brighter. Even in the dark and weak-light environment, it could also display the best visual effect
Meanwhile, VS10 is a powerful engine, no matter what formats (Dolby Vision, HDR,HLG,SDR etc. ) or displaying devices, whether HDR outputting or SDR converting, all could keep color accuracy and bring good experience to customers. Even normal TV could experience Dolby Vision technology
12Bit Color Depth
Z9X new image engine not only supports 10 Bit (approximately 1.07 billion colors) decoding and outputting at the resolution of 4K 60Hz, but also supports higher color depth 12 bit (approximately 68 billion colors); 12 bit has vibrant colors and natural color transition
Wider Color Range
Z9X supports BT.2020 wide color range which could display 75% nature colors and closer to what human eyes could see, while traditional BT.709 could only display 35% nature colors. It has bright and eye-catching colors, rich and full images, and a better sense of space, three dimension and layering
Based on deep development of Android 9.0, the system performance of Z9X has greatly improved with better stability and compatibility. Masses of apps could be installed. DRM widevine L1 is also supported
Cool Poster Wall
Z9X comes with new movie posters management system
It has concise navigation, personalized category, record viewing and custom collection etc.
It makes movie collection more convenient and fully improves the efficiency of mass movies management
Video Formats and Extensible Storage
Z9X has built in a powerful player, supporting BD/UHD Blu-ray (BDMV/ISO), 3DMVC (Blu-ray, MKV), MKV, M2TS, MTS, TS, MP4, MOV, AVI, WMV, MPG, MPEG, VOB, FLV, 3GP, TP etc. What’s more, it could connect with drives and hard disks (up to 14TB). NFS and SMB serves could be read in the same LAN
Smooth Blu-ray Seamless Branching Playback
Z9X optimizes the video playback engine, which improves the Blu-ray seamless branching playback and says goodbye to stuttering and messy playback issues. BD and UHD Blu-ray navigation are played just like enjoying movies in a cinema
Powerful Subtitle Features
Z9X can automatically search and match subtitles for movies on the Internet. PGS,ASS, SSA, SUP, SUB and SRT subtitle formats are supported. Subtitle font, color, special effect, location could be customized. MKV and Blu-ray forced subtitles are also supported
Lossless Music Playback
Support master-level DSD (SACD ISO,DFF,DSF,DSD etc.), regular lossless formats (FLAC, WAV, APE, DTS etc.), CUE track and CD-ROM playback (CD-ROM is not included)
Music Library Management
Music resources from network drives and local hard drives could be added and managed to generate exclusive music library. Music could be collected and managed in a brand-new way
Z9X is perfectly compatible with Roon Ready and Spotify
Support network streaming like high-end music streamer
Z9X supports DLNA network protocol, videos could be cast from cell phone or tablet to a large screen, while audios could be played synchronously on display devices from cell phone music APP (third-party video casting APP and music streaming APP are needed to install manually)
Network Sharing Protocols
Z9X supports Gigabit network transmission, it could work with NFS, SMB v1/v2/v3, UPnP, FTP network protocols. It will automatically scan all available network drives in the LAN and read data quickly and reliably. NAS, PC and other servers are supported
ZIDOO Controller APP
ZDIOO Controller APP could control media players seamlessly in LAN. Home Theater and Music Player could be set on cell phone without suspending audio and video playback. Music could be played without turning on displaying device. And media players could be powered on/off without remote control
Smart Control System
Apart from ZIDOO Controller cell phone APP, ZIDOO also supports HTTP (standard WOL are supported), RS232,HDMI CEC, Bluetooth and IR control methods for smart control system
*New chipset RTD1619DR hexa-core 64bit high-performance processor.
*Built-in VS10 engine could process Dolby Vision very well. All files could be mapped to similar color of Dolby Vision, image quality improves a lot.
*Android 9.0 OS has improved the system performance and stability greatly.
*HDMI 2.0 supports 4k 60Hz point-to-point output,HDR（HDR10/HLG/HDR10+/Dolby Vision), 12Bit, BT2020 wide color range, YCbCr 4:4:4 color space. Supporting audio passthrough.
*More accurate HDR10 static metadata (MaxFall,MaxCll) processing, highlights and shadows display with stark contrast.
*Support HDR10+ dynamic metadata processing, images colors and brightness levels could be obtained accurately frame by frame and scene by scene.
*Advanced Dolby Vision technology, support high-quality Dolby Vision low latency（LLDV）output, the most suitable brightness could be output for images and scenes of each frame. Highlights are brighter while shadows are darker, displaying the best visual effect.
*Support automatic frame rate and resolution switching to ensure smooth video playback.
*Support SATA/USB(3.5/2.5) connection (hard drives up to 14TB) and external unencrypted BD / DVD/CD discs.
*Support BD/BD3D/UHD full Blu-ray navigation and complex MPLS structure Blu-ray seamless branching playback.
*Almost all 3D video formats are supported, including MVC 3D (Blu-ray\MKV).
*Support lossless playback including SACD ISO (stereo),DSF，DFF .
*Support special effect subtitles, download subtitles online and exclusively support Blu-ray and MKV forced subtitles.
*Support Roon Ready, Spotify music streaming and DRM Widevine L1 to enjoy high-quality online video playback.
*HomeTheater3.0 with brand-new UI supports automatic posters scanning, custom classifications and movie trailers.
*Newly upgraded Music Player supports lossless playback and decoding, personalized setting and associated songs data matching.
*Support standard WOL, users could choose Power On mode or Standby mode after switching on.
*Pass through Control 4 smart control certification, connecting to smart home conveniently (power on/off could be controlled).
*IOS and Android ZIDOO Controller APP could control media players easily in same LAN (power on/off could be controlled).
|Shell Material||Aluminum alloy|
|CPU||Realtek RTD1619DR ARM Cortex-A55 Hexa-core|
|GPU||ARM Mali-G51 MP3|
|Internal Storage||16GB eMMC|
|Wifi Connectivity||2.4G+5G dual-band WiFi, 802.11 a/b/g/n/AC 2R2T MIMO 867Mbps|
|Ethernet||RJ-45 Ethernet jack(10/100/1000Mbps) * 1|
|HDMI Output||HDMI 2.0a, support up to 4K@60p, HDR, 12Bit, YCbCr 4:4:4 color range, support audio passthrough|
|HDMI Input||HDMI 2.0, support 4K@60p, 48khz PCM audio|
|Video Decode||4K@60p HEVC/H.265 12 Bit HDR10, HDR10+, Dolby vision|
|Audio Decode||Support HD audio passthrough and decode 2 channels|
|Intelligent Control||APP control, HTTP control|
|Power Supply||DC 12V 2A|
|SATA||SATA 3.0 * 1|
|USB||USB 3.0 * 2
USB 2.0 * 2
|Other Interfaces||3.5mm AV output * 1
SPDIF optical output (5.1CH) * 1
3.5mm RS232 * 1
high-gain antenna * 2
|Accessories||Remote control * 1
Power adapter * 1
SATA cable * 1
User manual * 1