The Amazon Fire Stick is a small device the size of a flash drive that adheres to some TVs HDMI port. The Fire Stick empowers any TV to much more, and stream content over WiFi such as Netflix, YouTube Pandora, HBO go. A remote control is included that works using buttons or voice commands, new versions currently comprised Alexa Virtual Assistant. Simply by plugging it it could essentially turn any TV.
Launched in 2014 the Fire Stick is currently in Roku, also contest with Google Chromecast. Amazons Fire Stick, Roku, and Chromcast are a new breed of electronic equipment known as Streaming TV Sticks that stream movies and TV shows from sources.
There are two versions of the Fire Stick with the newest version released in October 2016. The most recent version comprised updated hardware along with the virtual assistant Alexa.
The new second generation has a Mediatek 8127D Quad-core ARM 1.3 GHz processor, 1GB RAM, 8GB Storage, 802.11ac WiFi, and Bluetooth 4.1. The video output signal resolution is exactly the exact same Amazon Ethernet for both with definition 720p or 1080p.
After a Fire TV Stick is setup with a TV, a steaming service is going to be necessary. Amazon, Netflix and Hulu would be the most popular online streaming solutions each with their particular content. Anyone who has Amazon Prime shipping will have access to movies automatically on the Fire TV Stick. Amazon has for streaming movies that can be signed up a free 30 Day Trial.
The Amazon Fire Stick is a great low cost way to turn any TV into a wise TV and play with all sorts of articles, from TV shows and movies, to music. Apart from streaming films and TV shows it can also play games and contains Voice controls using Alexa virtual helper. Programs can also be installed to further customize the Fire Stick to boost its capacity to do what an owner needs. Amazon also creates the Fire TV Box which is an android TV box which has better hardware but also be more expensive.