The Amazon Fire Stick is a device the size of a flash drive that adheres to some TVs HDMI port. The Fire Stick empowers any TV to stream content over WiFi such as Netflix, YouTube, Hulu, Pandora, HBO go, and much more. A remote control is included that works with buttons or voice commands, new versions now included Alexa Virtual Assistant. Simply by plugging it it could essentially turn any TV.
Introduced in 2014 the Fire Stick is in competition with Google Chromecast, also Roku. Amazons Fire Stick, Roku, and Chromcast are a new breed of electronic equipment known as Streaming TV Sticks that flow films and TV shows from online sources.
There are two versions of the Fire Stick with the newest version released in October 2016. The newest version included updated hardware along with the virtual 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 new second generation has a Mediatek 8127D Quad-core ARM 1.3 GHz processor, 1GB RAM, احدث اصدار 8GB Storage, 802.11ac WiFi, and Bluetooth 4.1. The output signal resolution is exactly the exact same for both with definition 720p or 1080p.
Following a Fire TV Stick is setup with a TV, a steaming service will be needed. Amazon, Netflix and Hulu would be definitely the most popular online streaming services each with their own 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.
Besides streaming films and TV shows it may also play games also has Voice controls with Alexa virtual helper. Apps may also be installed to further customize the Fire Stick to boost its capacity to do what an owner needs. Amazon also makes the Fire TV Box that's an android TV box which has better hardware but also cost more.