Months after launching the Fire TV Stick 4K in India, Amazon India has now introduced a new version of the Fire TV Stick which will come with an Alexa Voice Remote and TV Control. The new Fire TV Stick with Alexa Voice Remote will allow users to search their favourite movies and TV Shows through voice controls and is available for an asking price of Rs 3,999.
The all-new Alexa Voice Remote on Fire TV Stick allows users to control their complete entertainment experience, helping them quickly find the content they want using voice commands. The Alexa experience on Fire TV is always getting smarter with new Alexa skills and voice functionality. All a user needs to do is say “Alexa, find comedies” or “Alexa, play Mirzapur” to search and play your favourite content.
In addition to that, users can also view live feeds check sports scores, order food, book a cab and stream songs. With far-field technology, customers can also pair any Echo device with Fire TV Stick to control their entertainment experience hands-free. With this, a connected Echo device at home will also be able to play and search for movies and TV shows and also launch apps.
With the Fire TV Stick, customers can continue to enjoy their favourites from Prime Video, Hotstar, Netflix, Sony LIV, Zee5, Voot and others. The Firefox or Silk browsers help customers visit millions of websites like YouTube, Facebook and Reddit. Customers can also listen to songs, playlists, live radio stations, and podcasts through services like Amazon Prime Music, Saavn, Gaana and TuneIn. Just ask, ‘Alexa, play Arijit Singh songs’ on your Alexa Voice Remote.
The all-new Alexa Voice Remote combines Bluetooth and multidirectional infrared technology to allow users to power on and control volume on your compatible TV with a single remote. The new remote is compatible with all Fire TV devices available in India and can control power and volume on thousands of TVs.
Speaking about the latest product launch, Amazon Devices Director, Jayshree Gururaj said “Fire TV Stick has truly bought back entertainment into the living room. Today, we are delighted to make Alexa an integral part of this experience. The Alexa Voice Remote incorporates significant customer feedback to include TV Controls and avoid fumbling for multiple remotes”.
The all-new Amazon Fire TV Stick with Alexa Voice Remote will be available on Amazon India for an asking price of Rs 3,999.