Amazon has released its all-new Fire TV stick. Using addition added Alexa voice service, the media streamer lets you more conveniently find and start your favorite multimedia content.
Compared with original Fire TV stick, the all-new media streamer is a bit larger, and it measures 3.4 x 1.2 x 0.5″ and weighs 1.1 oz, but its USB stick-like profile still allows you to easily connect with your HDTV via its integrated HDMI connector.
The all-new Fire TV stick is powered by a more powerful MediaTek ARM 1.3GHz quad-core processor with Mali450MP4 graphics and comes with 1GB RAM and 8GB ROM in order to deal with 1080p video playback at up to 60fps and various games, and its dual-band, dual antenna WiFi support 2×2 MIMO 802.11a/b/g/n/ac for reliable media streaming.
More importantly, the Fire TV sticker features an Alexa Voice remote, so you can more handily control the media streamer by simple voice commands such as “Play Game of Thrones”, “Launch Netflix” and more.
Moreover, the TV stick allows you to access to over 7000 apps and games and lets you find out your favorite multimedia content from over 90 channels and apps including Netflix, Hulu, Amazon Video, YouTube, HBO NOW and more.
In addition, other features also include Bluetooth 4.1, Dolby audio with HDMI audio pass through up to 7.1, and free cloud storage for all Amazon content.
The all-new Fire TV stick has been available for preorder for $39.99 USD. If you’re interested, jump to Amazon for its more details.