For our full look at the Fire TV Stick 2 vs the Roku Stick 2016 please watch the YouTube video at the top of this post.
The new Fire Stick has:
- Quad MediaTek 1.3ghz Processor
- 1 GB RAM
- 8 GB storage
|Size||3.4″ x 1.2″ x 0.5″ (85.9 mm x 30.0 mm x 12.6 mm)|
|Weight||1.1 oz. (32.0 g)|
|Processor||MediaTek Quad-core ARM 1.3 GHz|
|Storage||8 GB internal|
|Wi-Fi Connectivity||Dual-band, dual-antenna Wi-Fi supports 2×2 MIMO 802.11a/b/g/n/ac|
|Voice Support||Yes, with Alexa Voice Remote (included) or free Fire TV Remote App (available for download on Fire, Android, and iOS)|
|Game Controller Support||Yes, optimized for Amazon Fire TV Game Controller and most games are compatible with other Bluetooth controllers|
|Cloud Storage||Free cloud storage for all Amazon content|
|Ports||HDMI output, Micro USB for power only|
|Audio Support||Dolby Audio, 5.1 surround sound, 2ch stereo, and HDMI audio pass through up to 7.1|
|Content Formats Supported||Video: H.264 1080p30H.265 1080p30,
Audio: AAC-LC, HE-AACv1 (AAC+), HE-AACv2 (eAAC+), AC3 (Dolby Digital), eAC3 (Dolby Digital Plus), FLAC, MIDI, MP3, PCM/Wave, Vorbis, AMR-NB, AMR-WB
Photo: JPEG, PNG, GIF, BMP
|Output Resolution Supported||720p and 1080p up to 60fps|
|System Requirements||High-definition television with available HDMI input, Internet connection via Wi-Fi, a power outlet.|
|TV Compatibility||Compatible with high-definition TVs with HDMI capable of 1080p or 720p at 60/50Hz, including popular HDCP-compatible models from: Hitachi, JVC, LG, Mitsubishi, NEC, Panasonic, Philips, Pioneer, Samsung, Sharp, Sony, Toshiba, Vizio, Westinghouse, and others.|
|Warranty and Service||90-day Limited Warranty and service included. Optional 2-year and 3-year Extended Warranty available for U.S. customers sold separately. Use of Fire TV Stick is subject to the terms found here.|
|Regional Support||Certain services may not be available outside the U.S.|
|Closed Captioning||Watch videos and TV shows with closed captioning displayed. Captions are not available for all content.|
|Included in the Box||Fire TV Stick
Alexa Voice Remote
USB cable and power adapter
2 AAA batteries
Quick Start Guide
- Powerful quad-core processor and fast dual-band wireless. 8x more processing power than before.
- Access to Amazon, VUDU, Netflix, Hulu, Google Play, and more.
- Portable for different HDTVs in your home, hotel, and dorm rooms.
- Unbiased search results across top channels to find where it’s free or cheapest to watch.
- Free mobile app for iOS and Android with voice search and private listening.
Check out the full Roku Streaming Stick review here.
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