We’ve gone from the “silly box” to smart televisions. With devices like Amazon’s Fire TVs, we can expand the possibilities of any TV to get in the Smart TV cart. The world’s largest online store adds the new Fire TV Stick Basic Edition to its catalogue. It is an interesting solution that today reaches more than a hundred countries, including Spain, where it is already available. Want to know more?
Amazon launches Fire TV officially in amazon
This is a tiny device for streaming multimedia content playback. Thus, it is possible to enjoy both series and movies, as well as apps and games on the TV. There is a great variety; more than 5,000 applications, among which we can find many for free. With this dongle that connects via HDMI port, you can access popular platforms such as Netflix, Spotify or YouTube. Of course, it has full support for Amazon Prime Video, something that Google’s Chromecast, which is its direct rival, lacks.
When we’re watching our favorite series, the last thing we want is to get off the couch. That’s why this new device comes with a small remote control. Furthermore, it does not require the use of a smartphone for control. However, if we prefer we can install Fire TV Remote App for it (it is compatible with Android and iOS).
It is another point where it differs from Chromecast and can play to your advantage. In terms of performance, it is based on Android and has its own interface. This makes it very easy to navigate through the different options with the remote control. Mounts a MediaTek 4-core 1.3GHz MediaTek chip, together with 1GB RAM and 8GB storage capacity for apps and games. You may also be interested in having a cheap SmartTV with these Android TV Box bargains.
The new Fire TV Stick Basic Edition has just arrived at Amazon with a price of 59.99 euros. But if you’re an Amazon Prime customer, you can have it for 39.99 euros. It is certainly a very interesting alternative to Google Chromecast. Which one do you prefer?