Newest Amazon Hearth TV Options 4k Video, Alexa Voice Assistant
Amazon simply took the wraps underneath the newest Hearth TV, and identical to the leak said, it sports activities 4K video and improved voice search because of built-in Alexa help. Better of all, the brand new and improved Hearth TV will nonetheless promote for a similar worth as its predecessor.
The Hearth TV packs a brand new sixty four-bit quad-core processor and a devoted GPU. Mixed with a brand new codec referred to as Excessive Effectivity Video Coding, the Hearth TV is ready to stream media at a better decision and with much less buffering.
Solely choose exhibits will stream in 4k and viewers want a 4k HDTV to take full benefit of the added particulars.
Amazon additionally added Alexa help to its media streamer, however it’s not the identical Alexa discovered within the Echo speaker. On the Hearth TV Alexa will assist viewers uncover content material queue up media; it can’t set timers or alarms simply but. The complete function set is about to return early subsequent yr. Amazon says ultimately customers will be capable of order gadgets from Amazon.com immediately from their TV.
This new function set stacks the Hearth TV properly towards Roku units and the upcoming Apple TV. At $one hundred the Hearth TV sits snug between the opposite choices.
Amazon additionally unveiled a $forty Hearth TV Stick to voice search and $one hundred forty gaming version that ships with the brand new Hearth TV, a gaming controller and some video games.