Review of Amazon Fire TV Stick

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Fire TV Stick with Alexa Voice Remote | Streaming Media Player
Overall Ranking: 4.8 out of 5
Price: $39.99
Owners: Amazon.com is a publically traded corporation
Website: Amazon



INTRODUCTION

The Amazon Fire TV Stick with Alexa Voice Remote Streaming Media Player is an inexpensive option to both learn about the world of streaming video and due to its small size, for the experienced user, to carry it with you wherever you need it. Streaming video with Amazon and other providers such as Hulu is complicated if you live outside of the United

FireTV channels
Some of the many channels available on Fire TV

States, but it certainly is quite possible. If you live inside the United States it is very easy.

If you live in an area Amazon serves such as the USA, Canada and Great Britain you will have access to many video sources, but that said, most premium services will be available for additional payments.

If you live outside areas where your country’s TV content is not available, common for most of us who live in the tropics, you will need to acquire a virtual private network (VPN) with access to network IP addresses in your home country. While a bit more difficult to set up, it is far from impossible, so if staying in contact with TV from your home country is important to you, it is well worth the one time effort.

PROS

The Fire TV Stick is a great entry level product to explore if Streaming TV and video is right for you. While it is a bit ploddy compared with the higher end set top boxes it does deliver at a slower speed and less expensive cost. It is small and portable which makes it great as a 2nd streaming TV device for the experienced user. Rapidly move it from TV to TV in your home or take it on the road with you.

CONS

It is slower than the more expensive set top boxes and it does not have the ability to expand its disk storage so once you have used its factory installed 8 GB of storage, you are done adding media.

WHO IT IS FOR

Two different users will benefit from the Fire TV Stick with Alexa Voice Remote | Streaming Media Player. The new to video streaming user who wants to test the service and to get their feet wet and the experienced video streaming user who wans to take the video experience with them wherever the go, b0th will enjoy Fire TV Stick with Alexa Voice Remote | Streaming Media Player.

SUPPORT Standard Amazon Support

PRICE: $39.99

FINAL OPINION

If you are looking for a rapid expandable go to video streaming device this is not the right choice for you. If you are new to streaming and want to test the waters for less out of pocket cost, or you are an experienced streamer looking to carry your favorites with you wherever you go, the Fire TV Stick with Alexa Voice Remote | Streaming Media Player is an excellent choice.





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