Amazon launches internet-based TV set-top box 'Fire-TV'
Amazon has launched an internet-based TV set-top box 'Fire TV' at a price of 99 dollars.
According to BBC, the device lets you stream videos from your smartphone, laptops to your TV set; you can also stream online videos on Netflix, Hulu, WatchEspn and Amazon libraries. The device also lets you play games.
Fire TV looks similar to Apple TV. Unlike other IR remotes, Fire TV comes with a Bluetooth remote.
To enhance the gaming experience the firm has collaborated with some gaming giants like EA, SEGA, and Disney, for the best gaming experience users can get. The users will however have to acquire a gaming controller separately. The company has also assured to provide users with thousands of android games soon.
(Posted on 03-04-2014)