The Amazon Fire Stick is a device the size of a flash drive that plugs. The Fire Stick empowers any TV to stream content over WiFi like Netflix, YouTube Pandora, HBO go, and much more. A remote control is included that works using buttons or voice commands, new versions currently comprised Alexa Virtual Assistant. By simply plugging it into a HDMI video interface it could turn any TV.
Introduced in 2014 the Fire Stick is 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 online sources.
There are two versions of this Fire Stick with the new version released in October 2016. The newest version included updated hardware together with the digital helper Alexa.
The first variant had a Broadcom BCM28145 Dual Vore 1.2 GHz processor, 1GB RAM, 8GB Storage, 802.11n WiFi, and Bluetooth 3.0. 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 for both with High definition 720p or 1080p.
After a Fire TV Stick is installation Fire HD 10 Tablet with a TV, a steaming service is going to be needed. Amazon, Netflix and Hulu would be definitely the most popular online streaming services 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 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 content, from TV shows and movies, to music. Besides streaming films and TV shows it may also play games and contains Voice controls with Alexa virtual assistant. 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.