Amazon has announced that the Fire TV Stick 4K that was launched in country last month is now available to purchase. Alongside, the Echo Sub and All-new Kindle Paperwhite will also start shipping from today. The devices were available on pre-order until now. Let’s take a look below at each device:
Fire TV Stick 4K:
Amazon claims that the Fire TV Stick 4K is 80 percent more powerful than its predecessor. It is powered by a quad-core 1.7GHz processor which delivers fast streaming experience and quick load times. It is the first streaming media with Dolby Vision support. With the Fire TV Stick 4K, users will be able to stream 4K Ultra HD, Dolby Vision and HDR+ content.
The Fire TV Stick 4K is bundled with a new Alexa voice remote. With the new remote, users can use voice commands to open apps, play a title and navigate the interface. Users can also ask Alexa for weather updates, or use it to book a cab, order food and more. The remote can also be paired to existing Echo devices.
The Fire TV Stick 4K is priced at Rs 5,999. The all new Alexa Voice Remote is also available as a standalone remote for Rs 1,999.
The Echo Sub is the latest addition to the Alexa-powered Echo lineup of products. It is a wireless subwoofer with Alexa integration. The device can be connected to any existing Echo speaker to create a 1.1 or 2.1 stereo sound setup. There is also a equaliser feature where users can adjust the bass, mid-range, and treble through voice commands.
The Echo Sub carries a price tag of Rs 12,999.
All-New Kindle Paperwhite:
The All-new Kindle Paperwhite is the thinnest and lightest Paperwhite yet, measuring 8.18mm in thickness and weighing 182gm. The device features a 6-inch display with 300 PPI resolution. For a glare-free display, it includes five LED’s and an adjustable front light. The device packs 8GB storage to store thousands of books. The new Kindle Paperwhite is IPX8-rated waterproof, and can withstand accidental splashes in rain, and drops in the pool or beach.
The All-new Kindle Paperwhite is priced at Rs 12,999.