Six Reasons Why You Need To Buy A Kata Box Today


Earlier this year, Kata unleashed another gadget to add to its fleet of affordable yet quality smartphones and tablets. This gadget, however, is different but is sure to be loved by many. Introducing the Kata Box, an Android device that will bring your television entertainment to the next level. The Kata Box basically transforms your TV into a smart TV. Aside from this amazing transformation here are more reasons why you need to buy the Katabox Today:

  1. Experience what you see on smaller screen to bigger screens
Watching Our Favorite Music Video on a 48″ Screen

The Katabox bridges the gap between your mobile apps and your desire to use the apps on a bigger screen. We know that you experienced having to squint your eyes just to see a minute yet important detail in your game. Or sometimes you wish you could share what you are watching on mobile with the whole family, but crowding around you just to stare at your mobile phone gives you the feeling that your personal psychological space is being invaded.

With the Katabox, the bigger screen lets you see your games and movies better especially on HD. Not only that, you, your friends and your family can enjoy watching your favorite shows without crowding around you, just prepare the popcorn, sit back and relax.  

  1. Smarter TV in a Few Simple Steps


You don’t have to follow complicated manuals to manipulate your Kata box because in just a few simple steps you are ready to go and enjoy your games and shows. First, plug your HDMI to Kata Box then switch to HDMI on the TV. Kata’s Menu instantly pops up to display different apps like the Google Play store, Youtube, and Kata Cloud. The Kata Box also comes with a sleek remote control that makes it easier for you to choose from the menu. As powerful as it is already the Kata Box also provides you with USB ports that would allow you to add a mouse and a keyboard for simple navigation or any other USB compatible devices that can make your Kata Box experience even more convenient. Initial Setup is also a breeze, you just need to connect your Kata box into your home wi-fi and you are good to go.

  1. Watch Your Favorite Shows on Demand


Since the KataBox is powered by Android, you can download your favorite apps on Google Play. Which also means that you can download your favorite video streaming services apps like iflix, hooq and iwanttv among the hundreds of video streaming apps. On top of that the Kata Box comes with pre-installed TV apps like CW, FOX Now, CBS, History Channel and Discovery Channel. Not to mention Netflix for times when you just want to stay at home on a Sunday drinking your favorite beverage and watching a movie with the family. But why stop there? What about finally catching up with your favorite TV shows? Spend a day watching all the episodes of your favorite telenovela or maybe a Game of Thrones Marathon which you can enjoy with your friends. Gone are the days when you have to wait for your favorite TV shows and regret if you missed even one episode. With the KataBox coupled with iflix or hooq you will never miss a show and the best part is you can watch it anytime you want. 

What if your favorite show is not available in your country? Do not fret as every Kata Box comes with a 60 days free use of Mega VPN. This will allow you to access shows not available in your country 0r should we say IP address.

The KataBox is compatible with most video and audio requirements just take a look at how vast the compatibility is.


AUDIO Compatibility

VIDEO Compatibility
MP3 H.265 HEVC [email protected] up to 1080P@60fps
AAC H.264 AVC [email protected] up to 1080P@60fps
WMA H.264 MVC up to 1080P@60fps
RM MPEG-4 ASP@L5 up to 1080P@60fps (ISO-14496)
FLAC WMV/VC-1 SP/MP/AP up to 1080P@60fps
Ogg AVS JiZhun Profile up to 1080P@60fps
*Programmable with 5.1 Down-mixing
  1. Because You Can Be Productive With Your KataBox


Aside from movies and gaming, Kata Box could also be converted into a desktop computer you will just have to attach a keyboard and a mouse. Next, you can answer emails and get work done with the Kata Box. Of course you still need a TV, Wifi Connection and an HDMI cable to set it up. With a size of 4.4 inches on all sides and height of 0.98 inches, the Katabox is really easy to bring anywhere as compared to a bulky 14 inch laptop. So in your next business trip, you might want to ask the hotel you are staying at if they have HDMI capable TV and wi-fi connection in your room, if so you just need to have your files in the cloud using the KataCloud service which comes with your Katabox. Although the KataBox is not designed to replace your laptop it is a good alternative for you to bring especially if you’re on vacation and would just want to send emails, edit documents from time to time during your vacation.

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  1. Get That Gaming Advantage


Whether you are a fan of COC or any other mobile MMO Strategy game or any other mobile games for that matter you will agree that your game skill is sometimes limited by your screen view. Admit it, the smaller the screen the more magnification you need. Although mobile games are designed for mobile devices don’t you just wish you could play on a bigger screen and get that “view” advantage? C’mon, we know you’re thinking about it.

You might be asking would my favorite game run on the Kata Box? Let’s take the hardware requirements of one of the most popular games on mobile, Clash of Clans.


Clash of Clans Hardware Requirements

Kata Box Specifications
Requires 1GHz Processor Amlogic S805 Quad Core 1.5GHz
48 MB Free Space 8 GB Storage
4.0.3 Android OS

4.4 Android Kitkat


This means that the KataBox can handle the requirements of one of the most popular Mobile MMO strategy game, how much more for your other games? The only difference between playing your favorite game via mobile and via the KataBox is that you have the screen advantage, you can play it on a bigger screen, you can use your mouse or gamepad for better gaming control and experience.

  1. Worth every Peso

With all these advantages, you must think the Kata Box must be worth a fortune but it costs Php 2,999.00. For this price, it includes the Kata Box, it’s charger, remote control and a game controller. Compared to other similar products, the Kata Box is cheaper yet it brings competitive results.

All in all, the Kata Box is a good investment, it’s easy to use features and powerful hardware are its main advantages. The Kata Box’s user-friendliness is also great for families with kids. The Kata Box may be unique from the other gadgets Kata has released, but it did not disappoint its users. The KataBox is a gadget that you must own today not only for TV, Movie and Gaming geeks but for also for those who simply enjoy staying at home after a hectic work week and you would just want to sit at home while enjoying your favorite food and beverage while watching your favorite movie or TV show on demand with the whole family. That picture alone is a huge reason why you should own a KataBox today.


We’d love to hear from you! Share your KataBox or your questions in the comment box below.



Vince is a tech geek, has a passion for sharing knowledge and loves to tinker with different gadgets. Whenever he gets a new gadget he just open the box and figure out how the gadget works without reading the manual.

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3 thoughts on “Six Reasons Why You Need To Buy A Kata Box Today

  1. eduardo October 9, 2015 at 4:45 am

    Make it 2 or 4gb ram 64gb storage and a 64bit processor then i will take one.

  2. Joshua Devilles October 9, 2015 at 7:37 am

    Been a kata user for 1 year and 8 months now. Great work in your innovations! This is a good alternative for smart TV’s which I wasn’t a fan of.

    My question for your new kata box is for the game controller. Is it limited for one slot only?

  3. October 15, 2015 at 6:11 am

    can you install APK? is it compatible with wireless mouse/kb combo?


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