The Amazon Fire TV Stick 4K is now available in India. The new Fire TV Stick model, introduced last month, is priced with a Rs tag. 5999 Amazon.in offers EMI options ranging from Rs. 282. Fire TV Stick 4K, enhanced with the original Fire TV Stick, is designed for high-quality 4K content and supports Dolby Vision and HDR10 + technology. There is also a brand new Alexa Voice Remote that supports voice commands and also acts as a remote control for your TV. Customers with the existing Fire TV Stick can also use controlling support when purchasing the new Alexa Voice Remote.
Fire TV Stick 4K is available for purchase in India via Amazon.in. Customers can also choose a two-year OneAssist protection plan for R. 499. In addition, the new Alexa Voice Remote is available to separate existing Fire TV Stick users Rs. 1,999
Amazon claims Fire TV Stick 4K is more than 80 percent stronger than last year's Fire TV Stick. It is equipped with a quad-core processor with a frequency of 1.7 GHz and is considered the "first multimedia plug-in available with Dolby Vision" support. In addition, there is support for 4K Ultra HD, Dolby Atmos, HDR, HDR-10, HLG and HDR10 + content. Users can also use Alexa integration by pressing the tied remote control voice command to view their 4K content using their own voice. There is also 8GB on-board storage, as well as Bluetooth 5.0 + LE and dual band dual antenna Wi-Fi that supports 802.11ac networks. Fire TV Stick 4K is equipped with an HDMI output and provides power via Micro-USB.
The Alexa Voice Remote suite combines Bluetooth and versatile infrared technology as well as proprietary cloud-based Amazon technology to control the TV and Fire TV Stick simultaneously without the need to use your local remote control for your TV. There are special power, volume and shut-off buttons to control the TV, sound bar, or other AV device. Also, Alexa Voice Remote has a voice button and other Fire TV Stick controls. Users with the latest generation of Fire TV Stick can also use the new Alexa Voice Remote to take advantage of the ability to control TVs. Amazon complements Alexa integration with the existing Fire TV Stick software update.
Fire TV Stick 4K, like the previous Fire TV Stick, supports a range of other services such as Amazon Prime Video, Hotstar, Netflix, Zee5 and SonyLIV. It also has Firefox and Silk browsers that allow you to surf the Internet or access YouTube and Facebook. You can also listen to your favorite music by accessing Amazon Prime Music, Gaana, and TuneIn. It's worth mentioning here that while Fire TV Stick 4K supports 4K UHD content delivery, your TV needs 4K support to provide a quality experience.
You can also use the new Alexa Fire TV Stick 4K to see live camera streams, check sport results, order food, book a cabin or stream your songs with your voice. You can also connect your Echo devices with Fire TV to control your TV and require Alexa to play and search your favorite content, access new apps, or control playback in Fire TV mode without using the supplied remote control.
With the latest arrival, Amazon Fire TV Stick 4K is becoming one of the cheapest local 4K players in India. Apple TV 4K is already available in India as a 4K player. However, it's not as appealing as Fire TV Stick 4K with a starting price of R. 17,430 32 GB storage option and Rs. 19480 for a 64GB variant.