Amazon revealed a large number of products in their launch event recently. These included a new range of Echo speakers, ring car alarm, flying security camera and more. Among all these products, only Fire TV Stick and Echo Dot Speakers would be available in India.
Amazon has launched the Fire TV Stick with Fire TV Stick Lite which is cheaper than the normal one. The new Fire TV Stick would have a large number of updated features like Dolby Atmos, Full-HD streaming and HDR support.
Parag Gupta, who is the head of Amazon devices said that the Fire TV customers in India will experience a better and faster streaming experience after this launch. TV is now the only option of distraction at home. The new Fire TV Stick and Fire TV Stick Lite would provide a better streaming experience with improved voice recognition with Alexa.
Amazon said that the new generation Fire TV Stick is 50% more powerful than the previous generation Fire TV Stick. It is powered by 1.7-GHz quad-core processor which enables faster streaming at 60fps in 1080p with HDR compatibility. It also supports Dolby Atmos with immersive sound, compatible content, speakers and Alexa Voice Remote. The stick also consumes 50% less power than the previous generation Fire TV Stick.
On the other hand, the Fire TV Stick Lite is a watered-down version of Fire TV Stick and is more affordable. The Fire TV Stick Lite supports HDR and comes with Alexa Voice Remote Lite through which the user can give voice commands. The Fire TV Stick Lite is also 50% more powerful than the previous generation Fire TV Stick.
The new generation Fire TV Stick is priced at Rs.3,999 on Amazon India. Users can now pre-order the device. The Fire TV Stick Lite is priced at Rs.2,999 and is now available for pre-order on Amazon.