Are you curious just how much electricity your Android TV box uses?
Here is the power usage in watts for the most popular Android TV devices.
|Shield TV 16GB (2015)||7.0||14||5||6||8||21|
|Shield TV 16GB (2017)||7.0||14||7||7||9||20|
OS: The Android Operating System version the device is running.
Boot: The maximum power usage observed during boot up.
Sleep: Measured power usage while the device is in sleep mode. The device was allowed to idle for 1 hour in addition to manually selecting the sleep function in the UI if available.
Idle: Measured power usage after allowing the device to idle on the home screen for 5 minutes.
Video: Measured power usage while playing a video.
Max: The maximum power usage observed during CPU and GPU benchmarking.
All testing was performed without any external devices(USB flash drives, hard drives, mouse, keyboard, etc) connected.