trending / - - - - - - - - -

trending / playstation 4 - ni no kuni - halo - wii u - bungie interview - ces top picks - radeon hd 7850 - woods pga tour

Amazon Fire TV is Company’s Streaming, Gaming Device

/ Apr 3rd, 2014 No Comments

Amazon Fire TV

Amazon unveiled the Amazon Fire TV, the company’s own entertainment streaming device that will compete with media boxes such as Roku and Apple TV.

The small, black Internet-connected device will run apps such as Amazon Instant Video, Netflix, Hulu and Watch ESPN.

The Fire TV will also run video games, including Amazon Game Studios-developed Sev Zero. Other titles expected to be available to play on the Fire TV by next month include Minecraft, The Walking Dead and NBA 2K14. Amazon acquired developer Double Helix, the makers of 2013’s Killer Instinct reboot, earlier this year.

[adsense250itp]A game controller for the Fire TV can be purchased alongside the device, but it will also be compatible with Bluetooth controllers already on the market.

Inside the compact box, the Fire TV is packed with a quad-core processor, 2 GB of RAM and a dedicated graphics card. It delivers 1080p HD video with Dolby Digital Plus Surround Sound. The device has HDMI and optical-out ports and can be connected to the Internet via WiFi or an Ethernet port.

The device also comes with a remote with a built-in microphone for voice search. While watching content on the device, the Fire TV can predict and pre-load more content so users can skip the buffering stage.

The Amazon Fire TV is available on Amazon now at a price of $99. The game controller sells as an additional add-on for $39.99.

 

Ryan Bloom

Ryan Bloom

Chief Editor at Gaming Illustrated
Ryan Bloom is a writer and avid gamer from Orange County. He received a B.A. in Communications with a minor in American Studies from California State University, Fullerton in 2010. Follow him on Twitter @BloomsTweets.
Ryan Bloom

tags: , , , ,

Related Posts

Orcs Must Die! Unchained Review

Orcs Must Die! Unchained PS4 Release Date Announced

Jun 28th, 2017No Comments

Elite Dangerous PS4

Elite Dangerous Launches for PS4

Jun 27th, 2017No Comments

SNES Classic

Nintendo Announces Super Nintendo Classic

Jun 26th, 2017No Comments

Modern Warfare Remastered

Call of Duty: Modern Warfare Remastered Gets Standalone Release

Jun 23rd, 2017No Comments

Top Articles

bestjett buyeww 9524086639 link


besttrew buyhfgh 9524086639 link


bestavbe buydfgss 9524086639 link


bestjett buyeww 8522776915 link


besttrew buyhfgh 8522776915 link


bestavbe buydfgss 8522776915 link


bestjett buyeww 1136828866 link


besttrew buyhfgh 1136828866 link


bestavbe buydfgss 1136828866 link


bestjett buyeww 2151077426 link


besttrew buyhfgh 2151077426 link


bestavbe buydfgss 2151077426 link


bestjett buyeww 3611672505 link


besttrew buyhfgh 3611672505 link


bestavbe buydfgss 3611672505 link