WinFuture has leaked a set of promotional photographs of a brand new lower-cost Fireplace TV Stick that Amazon is anticipated to be launching quickly. The timing is coincidental with the 2nd era Fireplace TV Stick going out of inventory on the retailer within the US.
Though the report didn’t provide any of the brand new gadget’s specs, the “Fireplace TV Stick Lite” could be a brand new decrease value various to Amazon’s present Fireplace TV Stick 4K, which runs $50 on the retailer’s web site. Amazon additionally (nonetheless) provides a refurbished model of the second-generation Fireplace Follow an up to date Alexa distant that features a built-in IR blaster to manage energy and quantity of any TV set – this goes for $35.
The Fireplace TV Stick Lite appears to be like similar to the second-gen Fireplace TV Stick, however the brand new distant removes the quantity and TV energy buttons and as a substitute provides a “TV” button. As WinFuture mentions within the report, Amazon has been working with TV networks to supply programming on its streaming gadgets.
With Google rumored to launch a brand new Chromecast gadget subsequent week, Amazon is able to launch a brand new competitor. This new Chromecast can be the primary to ever include an included distant, which leads us to consider it’d function Android TV’s interface.