Amazon Fire TV Models Overview: HD, 4K, 4K-Max

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Welcome to the world of Amazon Fire TV Sticks: Your ticket to boundless streaming experience! Here’s a quick overview of the various models to help you choose your perfect companion.

Whether you prefer simple HD streaming or are looking for a powerful 4K experience with voice control, the Fire TV devices offer a variety of options. Let’s take a look:

  • Fire TV Stick Lite: Perfect for easy HD streaming at an affordable price. Comes with Alexa Voice Remote Lite and 1080p Full HD.
  • Fire TV Stick: Your HD streaming partner with convenient device control and the reliable Alexa Voice Remote.
  • Fire TV Stick 4K (2nd Gen.): Experience stunning 4K streaming in cinematic quality with Dolby Vision and HDR. The perfect choice for image and sound enthusiasts.
  • Fire TV Stick 4K Max (2nd Gen.): If you’re looking for powerful 4K streaming, this stick not only offers more storage but also an improved Alexa Voice Remote.
  • Fire TV Cube (3rd Gen.): The ultimate 4K streaming experience with voice control and advanced features. The choice for entertainment enthusiasts.

No matter which model you choose, experience entertainment in the highest quality and be amazed by the versatility of Fire TV devices!

Comparison of Amazon Fire TV Devices

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Fire TV Stick Lite

Fire TV Stick Lite​

Welcome to the innovation of entertainment: The Amazon Fire TV Stick Lite with Alexa Voice Remote Lite! Your cost-effective entry into the world of fast HD streaming. Dive into boundless entertainment and discover what this handy stick has to offer.

Your personal streaming companion: With the Alexa Voice Remote Lite, operation is easier than ever before. Press the voice button, and you can ask Alexa for your favorite content, control it, and play it. Pre-installed buttons for Prime Video, Netflix, Disney+, and Amazon Music provide quick access to the most popular streaming platforms.

Versatile entertainment: The Fire TV Stick Lite not only enables fast streaming but also provides access to free movies and series via apps like ARD, ZDF, Pluto TV, and YouTube. Experience live TV with ARD, ZDF, DAZN, and more – subscription fees may apply.

Music and smart home integration: Enjoy streaming music via Spotify, Amazon Music, and other providers. Use voice control to control your compatible smart home – from dimming the lights to displaying live images from supported cameras.

Everything you need, ready to go: The Fire TV Stick Lite offers short app loading times and fast streaming in Full HD. Easily switch between movies, live news, sports, and series.

Eco-conscious design: Sustainability was considered in the development of the Fire TV Stick Lite. Parts of the plastic are made from recycled consumer waste. Additionally, the device switches to energy-saving mode when idle.

Prime members benefit more: As a Prime member, you can add additional channels like MGM, Home of Horror, Eurosport, and more without additional apps or cables. Plus, the Fire TV constantly learns and improves with regular updates featuring new features and Alexa skills.

Easy setup and use: With just three steps, your Fire TV Stick Lite is ready to go – simply connect it to your HD television, plug it into power, connect to the internet, and you’re good to go.

Eco-friendly packaging: The packaging of the Fire TV Stick Lite is made of 97% wood fiber materials from responsibly managed forests or recycled sources.

Discover a new era of entertainment with the Amazon Fire TV Stick Lite – your gateway to boundless streaming adventures!

Technical specifications for the Fire TV Stick Lite

Technical Specifications:Amazon Fire TV Stick Lite
Dimensions86 x 30 x 13 mm
Weight32 g
ProcessorQuad-Core, 1.7 GHz
GPUIMG GE8300
Storage8 GB internal storage
Wi-FiDual-band Wi-Fi with two antennas
BluetoothBluetooth 5.0 and Bluetooth Low Energy
Voice SupportAlexa Voice Remote Lite
Cloud StorageFree for Amazon-purchased digital content
PortsHDMI output, Micro-USB (for power only)
Audio SupportHDMI audio passthrough for Dolby Digital and Dolby Digital+
Supported Video FormatsHDR 10, HDR10+, HLG, H.265, H.264, VP9
Supported Output Resolutions1080p and 720p up to 60 fps
System RequirementsHD television with available HDMI input, internet connection via Wi-Fi, power outlet
TV CompatibilityHD televisions with HDMI input capable of 1080p or 720p at 50/60 Hz
Warranty and ServiceLimited one-year manufacturer’s warranty
Regional SupportSome services may not be available outside of Germany
AccessibilityVoiceView screen reader, screen magnifier, text banner, subtitles, audio descriptions
Included in the BoxFire TV Stick Lite, Alexa Voice Remote Lite (2nd Gen.), USB cable and power adapter, HDMI extender cable, 2 AAA batteries, Quick Start Guide

Amazon Fire TV Stick

Amazon Fire TV Stick

Amazon Fire TV Stick with Alexa Voice Remote (with TV control buttons) | HD streaming device

Welcome to the latest version of our best-selling streaming device – your Amazon Fire TV Stick! With 50% more power compared to its 2019 predecessor, this stick offers lightning-fast streaming in stunning Full HD. Your included Alexa Voice Remote makes the experience even smoother and more convenient.

Less clutter, more control

Thanks to the integrated TV control buttons on your Alexa Voice Remote, you’ll have control over your entertainment. The hassle of switching between different remotes is over! Turn your TV on or off, adjust the volume, or control compatible soundbars – all with just one device.

Dolby Atmos support and home theater-quality sound

Immerse yourself in an impressive sound experience with Dolby Atmos. Selected titles from Prime Video, Netflix, and Disney+ offer you lifelike sound that takes your TV enjoyment to a new level. Enjoy home theater-quality in your own living room!

Thousands of apps, Alexa skills, and channels

With the Fire TV Stick, you have access to an endless selection of content. From the most popular streaming platforms like Netflix, YouTube, and Prime Video to live TV channels like ARD, ZDF, and DAZN – there’s something for everyone. Plus, as a Prime member, you get unlimited access to thousands of movies and TV episodes.

Live TV and free TV

Experience your favorite content from live TV, the latest news, and exciting sports events. The program guide button on your remote helps you quickly find what you’re looking for. And with free TV apps like ARD, ZDF, Pluto TV, and YouTube, you can enjoy movies and content for free.

Quick to plug in and discreetly hidden

The Fire TV Stick not only impresses with its performance but also with its discreet design. Connect it directly to the HDMI port on the back of your TV, and you’re ready to go. Enjoy your content at home or on the go – your entertainment goes with you everywhere.

Prime members get more

For Prime members, additional opportunities open up. Add popular channels like MGM, Home of Horror, Eurosport, and Paramount+ – without additional apps or cables. Pay only for the channels you really want to use. Flexible and cancelable at any time.

Television is just the beginning

The Fire TV Stick doesn’t stop there. New Alexa skills and voice control features keep your entertainment experience up to date. Check out live camera images, check the weather forecast, or stream your favorite music – Fire TV grows with your needs.

Easy setup and use

With just three steps, your Fire TV Stick is ready to go: Connect to your TV, connect to power, connect to the internet – and you’re ready to stream. Entertainment can be that simple!

Sustainability in focus

At Amazon, we have focused on sustainability in the development of the Fire TV Stick. 50% of the plastics used are made from recycled consumer waste. The packaging is made of 97% wood fiber materials from responsible forestry or recycled sources.

Technical specifications for the Fire TV Stick

Amazon Fire TV Stick Lieferumfang
PropertyDetails
Dimensions86 x 30 x 13 mm
Weight32 g. Actual size and weight may vary by manufacturing process.
ProcessorQuad-Core, 1.7 GHz
GPUIMG GE8300
Storage8 GB internal storage (actual formatted capacity will be less) available for apps and games
Wi-FiDual-band Wi-Fi with two antennas (MIMO) for faster streaming and fewer dropped connections than standard Wi-Fi. Supports Wi-Fi networks with the standards 802.11a/b/g/n/ac
BluetoothBluetooth 5.0 and Bluetooth Low Energy. Pair with compatible Bluetooth speakers, headphones, game controllers, and more
Voice SupportYes, with Alexa Voice Remote (included in the box) or the free Fire TV app (available for download on Fire OS, Android, and iOS)
Infrared Device Control with Alexa Voice RemoteThe included Alexa Voice Remote can control Fire TV Stick and certain functions (such as power and volume) as well as a variety of compatible infrared-controlled devices, including TVs, soundbars, and AV receivers. Note: Certain features may not be available on some infrared-controlled devices.
Cloud StorageAll digital content purchased from Amazon is stored for free in the cloud.
PortsHDMI output, Micro-USB (for power only)
Audio SupportDolby Atmos, Dolby Digital, Dolby Digital+ surround sound, and HDMI audio passthrough for Dolby Digital, Dolby Digital+, and Dolby Atmos
Supported Video FormatsHDR10, HDR10+, HLG, H.265, H.264, VP9
Supported Output Resolution1080p and 720p up to 60 fps
System RequirementsHD television with available HDMI input, internet connection via Wi-Fi, power outlet
TV CompatibilityHD televisions with HDMI input capable of 1080p or 720p at 50/60 Hz
Warranty and ServiceFire TV Stick is sold with a limited one-year manufacturer’s warranty. The limited manufacturer’s warranty is in addition to any applicable statutory warranties for consumer goods and does not affect those in any way. This means you may still have statutory rights even after the limited manufacturer’s warranty period has expired (details here). Use of Fire TV Stick is subject to the terms found here.
Regional SupportSome services may not be available outside of Germany.
AccessibilityThe VoiceView screen reader provides access to most Fire TV features for blind or visually impaired individuals. The screen magnifier can zoom in, out, or pan around the screen. The text banner summarizes on-screen text in a compact, customizable banner that appears on the display. Additionally, you can display subtitles for videos or TV shows. By enabling audio description, you receive auditory descriptions of actions on the screen, including movements, facial expressions, and scene changes. Subtitles and audio descriptions may not be available for all content. You can also listen to Fire TV with compatible Bluetooth headphones. More here
What’s in the BoxFire TV Stick (3rd Gen.), Alexa Voice Remote (3rd Gen.), USB cable and power adapter, HDMI extender cable, 2 AAA batteries, Quick Start Guide

Amazon Fire TV Stick 4K (2. Gen.)

Amazon Fire TV Stick 4K

The new Amazon Fire TV Stick 4K offers a cinematic experience with brilliant 4K Ultra HD, Dolby Vision, HDR10+, and immersive Dolby Atmos audio. This latest generation of the popular 4K stick ensures entertainment at the highest level and enhances streaming performance. Here are the outstanding features at a glance:

Advanced 4K Streaming: The powerful quad-core processor with 1.7 GHz enables fast app loading and smooth navigation, providing an even better streaming experience.

Wi-Fi 6 Support: With Wi-Fi 6, you can experience seamless 4K streaming even when other devices are connected to your router. This ensures improved connectivity and fewer disruptions.

Limitless Entertainment: Stream thousands of movies and series from platforms like Netflix, Prime Video, Disney+, and more. You also have access to free content from ad-supported streaming apps like Amazon Freevee, Twitch, and Pluto TV.

More Smart Home Options: With the Alexa Voice Remote, you can control compatible smart home devices such as cameras and lights. A simple press of the Alexa button allows you to check the weather or dim the lights.

Ultra Cinematic Experience: The Fire TV Stick 4K offers 4K Ultra HD cinema-quality viewing with Dolby Vision and HDR10+, as well as immersive sound with Dolby Atmos. The result is a cinematic experience for sports events, movie premieres, and more.

Easy Setup and Operation: Setup is simple – plug the stick into your TV, connect it to power, and enjoy entertainment. The Alexa Voice Remote makes navigation and control easy.

Wi-Fi 6 Support in Detail:

  • Reduces Network Congestion: Ensures smoother streaming on multiple devices.
  • High Speed and Low Latency: Ideal for 4K content and cloud gaming.
  • Dual-Band Support: Connects on the 2.4 and 5 GHz bands for optimal connection.

Free Streaming: Enjoy thousands of free movies and TV show episodes from ad-supported streaming apps like Amazon Freevee, Twitch, and Pluto TV.
Smart Home Control and Smart Living: Control compatible smart home devices directly through your TV and use the Alexa button for additional functions.

Alexa Voice Remote: The voice remote allows for quick finding, starting, and controlling of content. With preset buttons, you can access your favorite apps, control your TV, and adjust the volume.

Technical specifications for the Fire TV Stick 4K (2nd Gen.)

Amazon Fire TV Stick 4K Lieferumfang
Property Specification
Dimensions 99 mm x 30 mm x 14 mm (case only) | 108 mm x 30 mm x 14 mm (including connector)
Weight 43.5 g
Processor Quad-Core, 1.7 GHz
GPU 650 MHz
Storage 8 GB
Wi-Fi Wi-Fi 6 (Dual-band): 802.11a/b/g/n/ac/ax (2.4 GHz and 5 GHz)
Bluetooth Bluetooth 5.2 + BLE
Voice Support Yes, with included Alexa Voice Remote or free Fire TV App (for Fire OS, Android, and iOS)
Infrared Device Control Included Alexa Voice Remote for controlling Fire TV Stick 4K and certain infrared-controlled devices
Cloud Storage All Amazon-purchased digital content stored for free in the cloud
Ports HDMI-ARC output, Micro-USB
Audio Support Dolby Atmos, 7.1 Surround Sound, 2-channel stereo, and HDMI Audio Passthrough up to 5.1
4K Support Requires compatible 4K Ultra HD television. Not available for all 4K/HDR offerings.
Supported Formats Video: Dolby Vision, HDR10, HDR10+, HLG, H.265, H.264, VP9, AV1; Audio: Various formats including Dolby Atmos; Photo: Various image formats
Supported Output Resolution 2160p, 1080p, and 720p up to 60 fps
System Requirements HD television with high-speed HDMI input and high-speed internet connection via Wi-Fi. Wi-Fi 6 requires compatible router.
TV Compatibility HDCP requirements for protected content playback. Compatible with 4K Ultra HD televisions and HD televisions.
Warranty and Service Limited one-year manufacturer warranty with additional statutory warranty claims for consumer goods
Content Availability Apps and services may change or be removed. Availability may vary by country, region, and language.
Accessibility VoiceView screen reader, subtitles, and use with compatible Bluetooth headphones for accessible access.
Package Contents Fire TV Stick 4K (2nd Gen.), Alexa Voice Remote, power cable and adapter, HDMI extension cable, 2 AAA batteries, Quick Start Guide
Software Security Updates Guaranteed software security updates for at least four years after the last sale date as a new device.
Alexa Voice Remote (3rd Gen.) Dimensions: 38 mm x 142 mm x 16 mm; Weight: 43.4 g (without batteries); Batteries: 2 AAA batteries (included)
Alexa Voice Remote (3rd Gen.) – Compatibility Fire TV Stick 4K (from 1st Gen.), Fire TV Stick 4K Max (from 1st Gen.), Fire TV Stick (3rd Gen.)

Amazon Fire TV Stick 4K Max (2. Gen.)

Fire TV Stick 4K Max

Here are the exciting details for the Fire TV Stick 4K Max, your most powerful streaming stick:

Powerful Streaming Stick: Experience lightning-fast app launches and smooth navigation thanks to the powerful quad-core processor. Entertainment reaches new heights.

Picture and Sound in Lifelike Quality: Enjoy entertainment in 4K Ultra HD with support for Dolby Vision, HDR10+, and immersive Dolby Atmos audio. Experience movies and series as if you were there in person.

Wi-Fi 6E Support: For an even smoother 4K streaming experience, even when other devices are connected to your router. The Fire TV Stick 4K Max supports Wi-Fi 6E, providing improved connection quality and higher speed.

Fire TV Ambient TV: Transform your living room into an art gallery with over 2,000 museum-quality artworks and photos. Experience Ambient TV on a streaming stick for the first time.

Smart Home Integration: Control compatible devices like cameras and lights with just one press. Simply press the Alexa button to ask about the weather or dim the lights.

Unprecedented Storage Capacity: The Fire TV Stick 4K Max offers 16 GB of storage space, twice as much as the Fire TV Stick 4K and other streaming sticks. This means more space for apps, games, and downloads.

Limitless Entertainment: Stream thousands of movies and series from platforms like Netflix, Prime Video, Disney+, and much more. Enjoy millions of songs from providers like Amazon Music and Spotify. Note that subscription fees may apply.

A Rectangular Experience in 4K Ultra HD: The Fire TV Stick 4K Max takes your 4K experience to a new level. The powerful 2.0 GHz quad-core processor enables lightning-fast app launches and smooth streaming. With Wi-Fi 6E support, streaming in 4K becomes even smoother.

Wi-Fi 6E Support: The Fire TV Stick 4K Max is the first streaming stick with Wi-Fi 6E support. This means higher speeds, less latency, and better connection quality, even in households with many devices.

Ambient TV on Fire TV: Immerse yourself in outstanding artworks and transform your screen with over 2,000 pieces of art and photography. Customize widgets to display information like the calendar or weather and create a stylish atmosphere in your living room.

More Storage Space Than Ever Before: With 16 GB of storage space, the Fire TV Stick 4K Max offers twice as much space as its predecessors. Download more apps, games, and content while leaving enough room for future updates.

Alexa Voice Remote Enhanced Edition: The enhanced remote allows control of compatible TVs, soundbars, and AV receivers. With dedicated buttons for power, volume, and app access, you can navigate comprehensively and conveniently.

Gaming at a New Level: Play your favorite games with Amazon Luna, a cloud gaming service. The 850 MHz graphics processor ensures a smooth gaming experience, and support for automatic low-latency mode enhances the gaming experience.

Easy Setup and Operation: Connect the Fire TV Stick 4K Max to your HDTV, connect it to the internet, and enjoy instant entertainment. The easy setup makes streaming a breeze.

Sustainable Choices: The device is designed with sustainability in mind. The packaging is made from 99% wood fiber materials from responsibly managed forests or recycled sources. In sleep mode, the device enters energy-saving mode to reduce energy consumption.

The Fire TV Stick 4K Max offers an all-around improved entertainment experience with powerful features, enhanced storage space, and even more options for smart home integration. Get the stick and dive into the world of limitless streaming in 4K Ultra HD.

Technical specifications for the Fire TV Stick 4K Max (2nd Gen.)

FeaturesSpecifications
Dimensions (housing only / including connector)99 mm x 30 mm x 14 mm / 108 mm x 30 mm x 14 mm
Weight43.5 g
ProcessorQuad-Core, 2.0 GHz
GPU850 MHz
Storage16 GB
Wi-FiWi-Fi 6E (Tri-band): 802.11a/b/g/n/ac/ax (2.4 GHz, 5 GHz, and 6 GHz)
BluetoothBluetooth 5.2 + BLE
Voice SupportYes, with Alexa Voice Remote Enhanced Edition or the free Fire TV App
Infrared Device ControlWith Alexa Voice Remote Enhanced Edition for compatible devices like TVs, soundbars, and AV receivers
Cloud StorageAll digital content purchased from Amazon is stored for free in the cloud
PortsHDMI-ARC output, Micro-USB
Audio SupportDolby Atmos, 7.1 Surround Sound, 2-channel stereo, and HDMI Audio Passthrough up to 5.1
4K SupportRequires a compatible Ultra HD TV; Supports Dolby Vision, HDR10, HDR10+, HLG, and more
Supported FormatsVideo: Dolby Vision, HDR10, HDR10+, HLG, H.265, H.264, VP9, AV1; Audio: Dolby Atmos, xHE-AAC, AAC-LC, and more
Supported Output Resolution2160p, 1080p, and 720p up to 60 BpS
System RequirementsHD TV with high-speed HDMI input and high-speed internet connection via Wi-Fi; Wi-Fi 6E router required
TV CompatibilityHDCP requirements for protected content playback; Compatible with 4K Ultra HD TVs and HD TVs
Warranty and ServiceLimited one-year manufacturer warranty; Software security updates for at least four years
What’s IncludedFire TV Stick 4K Max, Alexa Voice Remote Enhanced Edition, power cable, power adapter, HDMI extension cable, batteries, quick start guide
Software Security UpdatesGuaranteed updates for at least four years after the last new device sale

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