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 a whole lot more, and stream content over WiFi like Netflix, YouTube Pandora, HBO go. A remote control is included that works with buttons or voice commands, new versions now comprised Alexa Virtual Assistant. It can turn any TV into a wise TV simply by plugging it.
Introduced in 2014 the Fire Stick is currently in competition with Google Chromecast, also Roku. Amazons Fire Stick, Chromcast, and Rokuare a new breed of electronic equipment called Streaming TV Sticks that flow films and TV shows from online sources.
There are two versions of the Fire Stick with the new version released in October 2016. The most recent version comprised updated hardware along with the digital helper 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 output signal resolution is exactly the same for both with High definition 720p or 1080p.
After a Fire TV Stick is installation with a TV, a steaming service is going to be necessary. Amazon, Netflix and Hulu would be definitely the most common online streaming solutions each with their own content. Anyone who has Amazon Amazon Fire TV Devices Prime shipping may also have access to movies on the Fire TV Stick. Amazon has for streaming a free 30 Day Trial.
Besides streaming movies and TV shows it may also play games also has Voice controls with Alexa virtual helper. Apps can also be installed to further 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 that has better hardware but also cost more.