Amazon has this week launched their new Amazon Fire TV in the UK And Germany making it available to pre-order for £79 or €99. that has been designed to connect to a HDMI port on your HDTV to provide streaming services to your home.
If you area an Amazon Prime member at a discounted rate of £49, but don’t delay as the Amazon Prime Fire TV discount only last until Monday 8th September.
The new Amazon Fire TV will start shipping on Spetember 25th in Germany and October 23rd in the UK and is the same hardware that was launched in the US earlier this year.
To re-cap the Amazon Fire TV set-top box is powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 600 processor supported by 2GB of RAM and comes with 8GB of internal storage. Other features of the Fire TV device include wireless and Bluetooth connectivity together with a handy Ethernet port.
The European version of the Fire TV set-top box will provide users with access to content that is not available within the United States and vice versa. Enabling users to access services such as Amazon Instant Video, Netflix, Spotify, Vevo, Bloomberg and more.
– Massive selection—Thousands of TV episodes and movies, millions of songs and over a hundred games. Show me
– Your partner in Prime—The best way to enjoy unlimited streaming of thousands of popular movies and TV shows from Britain’s largest subscription streaming service. Learn more
– Voice search that actually works—Simply say the name of what you want to watch and start enjoying in seconds
– Tiny box, huge specs—Fast quad-core processor, 2 GB of memory, dedicated GPU, plus support for up to 1080p HD video and Dolby Digital Plus surround sound
– Easy to set up and use—Pre-registered to your Amazon account so you can enjoy favourite titles and personalised recommendations
– Instant streaming—Exclusive new feature ASAP predicts what movies and TV episodes you’ll want to watch and buffers them for playback before you hit play
– Great for gaming, too—Play blockbuster titles like Minecraft-Pocket Edition, The Walking Dead and Monsters University, plus free games and Amazon exclusives. Paid games start from just £0.59
For more information on the new Amazon Fire TV jump over to the Amazon website for details.
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