The Amazon Fire Stick is a small device the size of a flash drive that adheres to some TVs HDMI port. The Fire Stick enables any TV to a whole lot more, plus 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 included Alexa Virtual Assistant. Simply by plugging it in a HDMI video 19, it could essentially turn any TV into a wise TV.
Launched in 2014 the Fire Stick is currently in Roku, also competition with Google Chromecast. Amazons Fire Stick, Chromcast, and Rokuare a new breed of electronic equipment called Streaming TV Sticks that stream movies and TV shows from sources.
There are two versions of the Fire Stick with the new version introduced in October 2016. The most recent version comprised updated hardware together with the digital assistant Alexa.
The first version had a Broadcom BCM28145 Dual Vore 1.2 GHz processor, 1GB RAM, 8GB Storage, 802.11n WiFi, and Bluetooth 3.0. The video output resolution is exactly the exact same for both with higher definition 720p or 1080p.
Following a Fire TV Stick is setup with amazon a TV, a steaming service will be needed. Amazon, Netflix and Hulu would be definitely the most common online streaming solutions each with their own content. Anyone who has Amazon Prime shipping may have access to videos automatically on the Fire TV Stick. Amazon has a free 30 Day Trial for streaming.
The Amazon Fire Stick is a great low cost way to turn any TV into a wise TV and play with all kinds of content, from TV shows and movies, to music. Apart from streaming films and TV shows it can also play games and has Voice controls using Alexa virtual helper. Apps can also be installed to customize the Fire Stick to boost its ability to perform what an owner needs. Amazon also makes the Fire TV Box which is an android TV box which has better hardware but also be more expensive.