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    Amazon Fire TV Stick with Alexa Voice Remote has faster SoC

    Latest generation Fire TV Stick to be released in the UK, Germany, and Japan this April.
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    Re: Amazon Fire TV Stick with Alexa Voice Remote has faster SoC

    I use a different remote for my fire TV now, but the voice search was very good when I used the bundled remote.

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    Re: Amazon Fire TV Stick with Alexa Voice Remote has faster SoC

    It's a shame it's not 4K yet, perhaps for the next gen.

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    Re: Amazon Fire TV Stick with Alexa Voice Remote has faster SoC

    Quote Originally Posted by Kushan View Post
    It's a shame it's not 4K yet, perhaps for the next gen.
    I imagine it's not 4k at least in part because it's wireless (the Fire TV has ethernet and is 4k,) and most peoples routers simply don't have the bandwidth.

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    Re: Amazon Fire TV Stick with Alexa Voice Remote has faster SoC

    Quote Originally Posted by spacein_vader View Post
    Quote Originally Posted by Kushan View Post
    It's a shame it's not 4K yet, perhaps for the next gen.
    I imagine it's not 4k at least in part because it's wireless (the Fire TV has ethernet and is 4k,) and most peoples routers simply don't have the bandwidth.
    My Samsung TV is perfectly capable of streaming 4K content from Amazon Prime wirelessly, and 802.11n at that.

    Edit: TV is 802.11ac, but my router is only 802.11n.

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