Looking to add smart TV features to a not-so-smart TV, or just looking for a good, cheap streaming solution? Amazon’s new Fire TV Stick is one of your best options.
Pre-Order and Get $65 in Bonuses from Amazon
Amazon recently announced a new, improved version of the popular streaming stick. Now buy the new Fire TV Stick with a voice-enabled remote for just $39.99. Enjoy access to streaming services like Amazon Prime, Netflix, Hulu, and Sling to enjoy the best TV shows and movies on your HDTV.
As a bonus, pre-order the Fire TV Stick before October 20th and Amazon gives you $65 in free services and credits.
The refreshed Fire TV Stick features a faster quad-core processor and 802.11ac MIMO Wi-Fi. The Fire TV Stick includes 8 GB of internal storage and 1 GB RAM. This should provide a faster streaming experience and enough storage for every app you’ll ever need.
With the faster processor and all the apps available, the new FireTV Stick gives you everything you need for excellent gaming on your TV.
customers have made Amazon Fire TV the #1 streaming media player in the U.SMark Whitten - Amazon Fire TV vice president
New Fire TV Stick with Alexa Voice
Most importantly, the voice remote now summons Amazon’s excellent Alexa voice assistant for use with more than 90 apps and channels.
The Fire Stick TV’s resolution maxes out at 1080p. Buyers looking for 4K will need to purchase the Fire TV, the Fire TV Stick’s bigger, full-featured parent.
“We are proud that our customers have made Amazon Fire TV the #1 streaming media player in the U.S. With more than 120,000 reviews and a 4.2 star rating, they’ve also made the Fire TV Stick the most reviewed product ever on Amazon,” Amazon Fire TV vice president Marc Whitten said in a statement. “Today, we are excited to make it even better. The new Amazon Fire TV Stick has been completely redesigned with incredible performance, powerful voice search and the included Alexa-powered remote to deliver instant access to a vast selection of movies, TV shows, games and Alexa skills at just $40.”
The new Fire TV stick starts shipping on October 20th. Pre-order the Amazon Fire TV Stick and Amazon gives you two free months of Hulu TV (with limited commercials), a free month of Sling TV, and $10 in Amazon Video credit to spend on whatever movies or TV shows you choose. All of these streaming services would normally cost $65.