Amazon Fire TV

digital media player developed by Amazon

Amazon Fire TV (stylized as amazon fireTV) is a type of digital media player and microconsoles developed by Amazon.[9][10][11] Dan Seifert from The Verge reviewed Fire TV on April 4, 2014. He gives a 8.8/10 rating and praised its functionality and future potential.[12]

Amazon Fire TV
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Amazon Fire TV with remote (first generation)
DeveloperAmazon
ManufacturerFoxconn
TypeDigital media player, microconsole
Release date
  • USA: April 12, 2014
  • DEU: September 25, 2014[1]
  • UK: October 23, 2014[1]
  • JPN: October 28, 2014
  • IND: April 19, 2017[2]
  • CAN: October 31, 2018[3]
  • FRA: September 5, 2019[4]
  • ESP: September 5, 2019[4]
  • ITA: September 5, 2019[4]
  • NED: March 10, 2020
Operating systemFire OS 5 "Bellini"[5]
System-on-chip usedQualcomm Snapdragon 600 APQ8064T[6]
MediaTek MT8173C (2nd Gen)
CPUQualcomm Krait 300, quad-core up to 1.7 GHz (1st generation)[6]
dual-core ARM Cortex-A72 up to 2 GHz and dual-core ARM Cortex-A53 up to 1.573 GHz (2nd generation)
Memory2 GB LPDDR2 RAM[6]
Storage8 GB internal[6]
Display1080p and 4K[6]
GraphicsQualcomm Adreno 320 (1st Gen)[6]
PowerVR GX6250 (2nd Gen)[7]
SoundDolby Digital Plus 7.1 surround sound[6]
ConnectivityHDMI, Bluetooth 4.0, Bluetooth 4.1, USB 2.0, Wi-Fi (802.11a/b/g/n/ac), 10/100 Ethernet, Fire game controller[6]
Power5.5 mm DC[6] (6.25 V 2.5 A power adapter[8])
Current firmware6.2.1.2
Dimensions115 × 115 × 17.5 mm (4.53 × 4.53 × 0.69 in)[6]
Mass281 g (9.9 oz)[6]
Related articlesRoku, Apple TV, Chromecast, Ouya
Websiteamazon.com

ReferencesEdit

  1. 1.0 1.1 Saba, Elias. "Amazon Fire TV now available for pre-order in the UK and Germany".
  2. "Amazon Fire TV Launches in India". The Hollywood Reporter.
  3. "Amazon launches new Fire TV devices for Canadian market | IT World Canada News".
  4. 4.0 4.1 4.2 "Amazon Fire TV launches in France, Italy, and Spain". Broadband TV News.
  5. "Publish to Fire OS 5". Amazon.com. Retrieved July 24, 2016.
  6. 6.00 6.01 6.02 6.03 6.04 6.05 6.06 6.07 6.08 6.09 6.10 "Amazon Fire TV –Streaming Media Player –Shop Now". Amazon.com. Retrieved April 12, 2003.
  7. James, Dave. "Amazon Fire TV review". techradar. Archived from the original on 27 August 2016. Retrieved 25 Jul 2016.
  8. https://s3-us-west-2.amazonaws.com/customerdocumentation/Amazon_Fire_TV_User_Guide.pdf
  9. Johnson, Dave (May 1, 2019). "'What is Amazon Fire TV?': Everything you need to know about Amazon's media streaming devices". Business Insider. Retrieved February 18, 2020.
  10. Solomon, Kate. "Amazon Fire TV is Amazon's powerful new streaming box". Techradar.com. Retrieved April 2, 2014.
  11. Tam, Donna. "Amazon unveils Amazon Fire TV for streaming video". CNET. Retrieved April 2, 2014.
  12. Seifert, Dan (2014-04-04). "Amazon Fire TV review". The Verge. Retrieved 2014-04-21.