Amazon Fire TV Stick 4K$ 5,999 has now been available in India.
The new Fire TV Stick version that was launched in the country past month comes with a cost of Rs. 5,999. Amazon.in is offering EMI options starting from Rs. 282. As an upgrade over the Fire TV Stick, the Fire TV Stick 4K is designed to deliver high quality, 4K content and supports Dolby Vision and HDR10+ technology. There is also an amazing Alexa Voice Remote that supports voice commands in addition to functions as a remote controller of your TV. Clients with the present Fire TV Stick can also avail the commanding support by buying the new Alexa Voice Remote.
The Fire TV Stick 4K is readily available for purchase in India through Amazon.in. Clients can also go for a two-year OneAssist Protection Plan in Rs. 499. Furthermore, the new Alexa Voice Remote is currently available separately for existing Fire TV Stick users in Rs. 1,999.
Amazon asserts that the Fire TV Stick 4K is over 80 percent more powerful than last year’s Fire TV Stick. It’s powered by a quad-core chip clocked at 1.7GHz and is touted to be the”initial media stick available with Dolby Vision” support. Users may even use the Alexa integration with pressing on the voice command button onto the bundled remote to watch their 4K content using their voice. There’s also 8GB of storage that is onboard in addition to Bluetooth 5.0+ LE and dual-band, dual-antenna Wi-Fi which supports 802.11ac networks.
The bundled Alexa Voice Remote combines Bluetooth and multidirectional infrared technology alongside using a proprietary cloud-based support from Amazon to enable commanding of your TV set as well as the Fire TV Stick simultaneously – without needing the use of the native remote control of your TV. In Addition, the Alexa Voice Remote has a voice button along with other Fire TV Stick controls. Users with all the previous-generation Fire TV Stick also can use the newest Alexa Voice Remote to get its capacity to control TV sets. Amazon is also bringing Alexa integration into the present Fire TV Stick via a software upgrade.
Similar to the previous Fire TV Stick, the Fire TV Stick 4K supports content from services such as Amazon Prime Video, Hotstar, Netflix, Zee5, and SonyLIV among others. Additionally, it has Firefox and Silk browsers to let you surf the internet or access YouTube and Facebook. Furthermore, you may listen to your favorite music by obtaining Amazon Prime Music, Gaana, and TuneIn. It’s worth mentioning here that although the Fire TV Stick 4K supports 4K UHD content delivery, your TV set ought to get 4K support to be able to enable the high quality experience.
You can even utilize new Alexa skills on the Fire TV Stick 4K to view live camera feeds, check sports scores, order meals, book a cab, or flow songs using your voice. Similarly, you can pair your Echo devices with your own Fire TV to control your TV and inquire Alexa to play with and hunt for your favourite content, access new programs, or command the playback in your Fire TV – all without using the bundled remote.
With the latest arrival, the Amazon Fire TV Stick 4K becomes one of the least expensive native 4K players in India. The Apple TV 4K is currently available in India as a 4K player. But it’s not quite as cheap as the Fire TV Stick 4K, using a starting price of Rs. 17,430 for the 32GB storage version, and Rs. 19,480 for its 64GB version.