The Amazon Fire Stick is a device the size of a flash drive that plugs into a TVs HDMI port. The Fire Stick enables any TV to stream content over WiFi like Netflix, YouTube Pandora, HBO go, plus a whole lot more. A remote control is included that works with buttons or voice commands, new versions now included Alexa Virtual Assistant. Simply by plugging it in a HDMI video 19, it can turn any TV.
Introduced in 2014 the Fire Stick is in competition with Google Chromecast, and Roku. Amazons Fire Stick, Chromcast, and Roku, are a new breed of electronics called Streaming TV Sticks that stream films and TV shows from online sources.
There are two variations of this Fire Stick using the newest version introduced in October 2016. The newest version included updated hardware along with the digital helper Alexa.
The first variant had a Broadcom BCM28145 Double Vore 1.2 GHz processor, 1GB RAM, 8GB Storage, 802.11n WiFi, and Bluetooth 3.0. The output signal resolution is the exact same for both with definition 720p or 1080p.
Following a Fire TV Stick is installation with a TV, a steaming service will be Echo Dot needed. Amazon, Netflix and Hulu would be definitely the most popular online streaming solutions each with their particular content. Anyone with Amazon Prime shipping may have access to videos on the Fire TV Stick. Amazon has for streaming a free 30 Day Trial.
The Amazon Fire Stick is a fantastic 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. Besides streaming movies and TV shows it can also play games also contains Voice controls with Alexa virtual assistant. Programs can also be installed to further customize the Fire Stick to enhance its ability to perform what an owner needs. Amazon also creates the Fire TV Box which is an android TV box that has better hardware but also be more expensive.