A great effort to make video streaming reach Global Market
Amazon Fire Stick is an excellent device for streaming quality video content and converts your regular TV to something much more significant. If you don’t know about it, here’s a brief review of the device. Please read it if you haven’t.
Amazon has announced that the new Fire TV Stick Basic Edition is available for purchase in more than 100 countries including India starting today.
The Fire TV Stick is a media-device which connects to your TV’s HDMI port. This cute little device lets you stream content from various streaming websites like Netflix, Hulu, YouTube, Amazon Prime Video, etc. it could also double as a music player. It also allows access to various compatible apps, games and comes along with a voice-controlled remote[TECHNOLOGY!]. However, the basic version of Fire TV will not have support for Alexa and voice search functionalities that come with the original Fire TV stick. But its the best one can get for $49.99, so you can’t complain.
The Basic Edition of Amazon Fire TV Stick offers the following specifications:
- Basic dimensions of the Fire Stick: 3.4” x 1.2” x 0.5.”
- Weight: approximately 32.0 g
- 8 GB of internal storage
- Quadcore Processor (MediaTek Quad-core ARM 1.3 GHz)
- Mali450 MP4 GPU
- 1 GB of RAM
- Wi-fi connectivity (802.11a/b/g/n/ac)
- Bluetooth 4.1
- Output Resolution of 720p and 1080p up to 60fps
To use the device merely plug it into the HDMI port of your TV. Connect it to the power source using the provided adapter. Connect your Amazon Fire TV Stick to the Internet, and you are good to go. See, no hassle whatsoever. The small size and form factor allows you to take the Fire TV stick anywhere you travel.
Conclusion: At a very reasonable price, you are getting a huge amount of content provided that you have subscribed to some of its services, it’s a great device if you have a pretty stable internet connection at your home and also a good companion for your travels.