The Amazon Fire Stick is a small device the size of a flash drive that plugs into a TVs HDMI port. The Fire Stick enables any TV to much more, and stream content over WiFi like Netflix, YouTube Pandora, HBO go. A remote control is included that works using buttons or voice commands, new versions currently included Alexa Virtual Assistant. By simply plugging it into a HDMI video 19, it can basically turn any TV into a Smart TV.
Introduced in 2014 the Fire Stick is in Roku, and contest with Google Chromecast. Amazons Fire Stick, Roku, and Chromcast are a new breed of electronic equipment known as Streaming TV Sticks that flow movies and TV shows from sources.
There are two versions of the Fire Stick using the newest version introduced in October 2016. The newest version included updated hardware along with the digital helper Alexa.
The output resolution is exactly the exact same for both with definition 720p or 1080p.
After a Fire TV Stick is setup with a TV, a steaming service is going to be necessary. Amazon, Netflix and Hulu would be definitely the most popular online streaming services each with their own content. Anyone with Amazon Prime shipping will have access to videos on the Fire TV Stick. Amazon has a free 30 Day Trial for streaming movies which can be signed up.
Apart from streaming films and TV shows it can also play games also contains Voice controls with Alexa virtual helper. Apps may also be installed to customize the Fire Stick to enhance Fire HD 10 Tablet its ability to perform what an owner needs. Amazon also creates the Fire TV Box which is an android TV box that has better hardware but also cost more.