Many people buy a gaming console like Xbox One or PS4 only to end up tired with its limitations. Luckily, Amazon found a new way to combine both the pleasure of state-of-the-art television viewing and gaming all in a single set-top box: the Fire TV Gaming Edition. The king of media streaming boxes, this one comes with a powerful twist of delivering a new powerful controller which does not only play games to the hilt but also play video filed off one’s USB or even on a cloud!
So what truly makes the Fire TV Gaming Edition a wise buy?
Spotlight On Fire TV Gaming Edition
When thinking of investing in a smart console, the all-in-one prowess of the Amazon Fire TV Gaming Edition is definitely worth it. Here’s a quick recap on what each package delivers:
DESIGN. At 9.5 ounces, this 4.5-inch by 4.5-inch by 0.7-inch square media box comes with a MediaTek Quadcore processor and Power VR GX6250 GPU. Download videos, music or games straight to its 8GB internal storage with 2GB memory. At the back of the box are 5 slots to accommodate not just the power button but also the HDMI, Ethernet, and USB ports as well as a microSD slot for expandable storage option.
RESOLUTION. Maintaining the robustness of the new Amazon Fire TV media boxes, the Fire TV Gaming Edition comes with stunningly vivid video and equally astounding Dolby Audio sound for that cinematic flair. Streaming movies, soaps, TV series or music and games via 4K Ultra HD, 1080p or 720p can now be done via HDMI of up to 7.1.
CONNECTIVITY. Part of the charm in the new Fire TV Gaming media box is that it is built with speed in mind. You can finally kiss goodbye the horrors of buffering and delay. Responsiveness is this media box middle name and ultra-fast streaming is its game. Fast and fluid, it has around 70 percent more processing power from its Ethernet or 802.11ac dual-band Wi-Fi support and dedicated graphics engine.
CONTROLLER. The charm of the new Gaming Edition of Amazon Fire media box lies in its updated controller. Designed for ardent gamers, this game controller is ergonomically designed to fit comfortable on your hands complete with dual analog sticks, intuitive triggers and one-press buttons. Of course, a headphone jack is universally compatible to allow you privacy when listening to audio and to simply be engrossed with the game. Tired of pressing buttons, let Alexa do the searching, too. Intuitive, responsive, and smart—as what controllers should be.
CONTENT/APPS + GAMES. Like other media set-top boxes, the Fire TV Gaming Edition allows you to watch all your favorite videos, news, television shows, and live games straight from your favorite channel or primetime providers. It also allows music streaming and photo-sharing like other Amazon media boxes. The Fire TV Gaming Edition however, add power gaming to its arsenal thereby giving you access to more than 7,000 apps and games to fill your heart’s content. Think of around 1400 games from Disney, EA, Ubisoft, and many more. Games like Pac-Man 256, Minecraft, CoC, and so on can be enjoyed from its wide selection from action to racing to trivia to all-time-fun!
Special Features. Every gamer’s issue always has something to do with storage. With the Fire TV Gaming media box, you have an added microSD slot to house your card of up to 200GB and expand your gaming pleasure for new games and apps. Parental controls can also be activated on your box to ensure safe streaming for households with school-age children. To jumpstart your enjoyment, two free games are included on every Fire TV Gaming Edition pack.
Specs. Here are important technical details of the Fire TV Gaming Edition media box:
- Size: 4.5 inches by 4.5 inches by 0.7 inches
- Weight: 9.5 ounces
- Processor: MediaTek Quadcore 2GHz
- GPU: Power VR GX6250
- Internal Storage: 8GB
- Memory: 2GB
- Connectivity: Dual-band/antenna/MIMO Wi-Fi; 802.11a/b/g/b/n/ac networks supported
- Bluetooth: 4.1 + LE
- Audio: Dolby Audio 5.1 surround sound/2 channel stereo; 7.1 HDMI pass
- Ports: DJ Jack, 10/100 Ethernet, HDMI output, USB 2.0, microSD slot
- Video Format support: H.265 / H.264
- Audio Format Support: AAC-LC, AC3, Dolby Digital Plus, FLAC, MP3, PCM/Wave, Vorbis, Dolby Atmos
- Photo Format Support: JPEG, PNG, GIF, BMP
- Output Resolution: 2160p at 30fps; 720p and 1090p at 60fps
- With voice support via included controller or downloadable app
- Free cloud storage
Easy Set-Up. The Fire TV Gaming Edition also boasts of user-friendly set-up. All you need to have are the following: HDTV, HDMI cable and an Internet modem.
Every gamer’s review in town speaks highly of the Fire TV Gaming Edition. It is high time to make your home entertainment to feel more than just a mere way of television viewing. Get your game on and enjoy media streaming and gaming experience like never before. Buy from Amazon now to enjoy huge discounts and shipping perks.