Amazon unveiled an worldwide version of its Fire TV stick Tuesday that is supposed to help with the adoption of its Prime Video service around the world.
Amazon Fire TV StickBasic Edition is available for purchase today on local Amazon sites in Canada, France, Italy, and Spain, with Brazil and Mexico coming soon. The main difference is that the United States version comes with an Alexa remote that can take voice commands, while the Basic Edition has, well, a basic remote.
Amazon's full version of the Fire Stick TV does have 4K but it costs US$70 and does not ship to New Zealand.
As rumours continue to swirl that Amazon Australia will officially launch in time for Black Friday, there are some interesting clues to be found in Amazon's launch strategy for its latest product: the Amazon Fire TV Stick Basic Edition. Customers can set their default language to Spanish, Brazilian Portuguese, French, Italian, German, or English.
The product push expands on last year's global launch of Amazon Prime Video and helps the company get its low-priced devices in more hands. Then you can stream Prime Video, Netflix, TV shows, movies, and more.
The Fire TV Stick is a media streaming dongle that plugs into your TV's HDMI port (think Chromecast or Apple TV).
The new device represents a big expansion for Amazon, as the Fire TV and Fire TV Stick has in the past been available to only USA customers. It features a quad-core processor, 1GB of memory and 8GB of local storage with support for 802.11ac Wi-Fi, HEVC and Dolby Audio. There's also a 4K HDR version of Fire Stick for $69 Dollars, which could eventually reach Canada at some point, too.
The Panasonic Eluga A4 sports a metallic build with antenna lines running along the top and bottom half of the phone's rear-side. The smartphone will be available at Panasonic Authorised Dealer outlets across India starting November 5.
For those unable to attend, the launch will stream live on OnePlus' website , YouTube , Twitter , and Facebook on the 16th. Reports also suggest that the OnePlus 5T will highlight a huge improvement over the OnePlus 5 dual camera module.
Asked if he wanted to stake his claim for the number one jersey, Gazzaniga said: "Keep calm and step by step, little by little". The striker recovered from a hamstring problem to face Real Madrid in the Champions League on Wednesday.
Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton said in a statement that his office "stands ready to assist local law enforcement as needed". Some things that get reported by the media will later turn out to be wrong. "I am monitoring the situation from Japan".
In a surprising opening move for Blizzcon 2017 , Blizzard Entertainment announced today that Starcraft II is going free-to-play . In the seven years since it released in 2010, StarCraft II has awarded over $11M in prizes to competitors.
Such a commitment could very quickly bring Israeli forces into direct conflict with Al Nusra and other rebel groups. Israel has also provided medical treatment to thousands of people wounded in the fighting in Syria.
Davis left his feet and hauled in a pass that, at the time , tied the game midway through the second quarter. The sophomore finished with 400 passing yards in the Spartans' biggest win of the season so far.
Victory means the Blues maintain the nine-point gap to Manchester City at the top of the Premier League table. The defender was poor in last week's 3-0 Champions League hammering at Roma but no one saw what was coming.
Hariri became Lebanon's prime minister in 2016 in a deal that also brought in Hezbollah ally Michel Aoun as the country's president.
Has Disney been in talks to buy Fox?
Bloomberg is reporting that while talks between Disney and Fox did take place over the past few weeks, talks have now stalled. If a deal like this did happen and did receive regulatory approval, it could have some significant effects on sports.
Avalanche sends Duchene to Sens in three-way deal
The Avalanche received the biggest haul, getting back two players apiece from the Senators and Predators as well as three picks. The 26-year-old centre has recorded 10 points (four goals, six assists), in 14 games for the Avalanche this season.
Rafael Nadal not recognised by guard at Paris Masters
For me, it's about the longer term. "I'm going to go back, check again with the doctors (like) I did after Shanghai", Nadal said. He had won five consecutive French Open titles from 2010-14. "I can not talk about London now", he added.
New Zealand repeats offer to take Australia camp refugees
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Falcons scoop up two fumbles fast; Neal causes both
Adams left the game in the fourth quarter with a shoulder injury, however, and wasn't involved in the Panthers' final stop. Julio Jones would drop a gimme touchdown on a fourth-down heave by quarterback Matt Ryan late in the fourth quarter.
Daylight Saving Time Ends Sunday, Set Your Clocks Back
The debate over daylight saving time and its colder, darker opposite may not be as old as time itself, but it sure feels that way. Removable batteries should be replaced, and sealed-in batteries should be checked to confirm they are functioning.
Sterling FALLS ahead of BOE interest rate meeting
The Bank is looking to cool surging inflation, which has been sent higher by sharp falls in the pound since the Brexit vote. Sterling fell to one-week lows against the euro following the decision, with advancing 1.21% to 0.8878 from 0.8758 earlier.
Zimbabwe charges USA woman with subversion
She is also alleged to have referred to Mugabe in a tweet as a "goblin whose wife and step-son bought a Rolls-Royce". Zimbabwe authorities say they believe O'Donovan is the author of the tweet on October 11 based on her IP address.
Takeaways from loss to Washington State in Week 10
Following a Washington State TD reception against Stanford , a random fan jumped out of the stands and stripped in the end zone. San Francisco, the major city closest to Stanford's campus in Palo Alto, recently went 35 years without snowfall .
Saudi Arabia intercepts ballistic missile northeast of Riyadh
Yemeni Houthi forces have claimed responsibility for the attempted strike, Al Jazeera reported, citing a spokesman for the rebels. According to videos published on social media, smoke could be seen rising near Riyadh's King Khalid International Airport.