What is the Amazon Fire Stick ? .
The Amazon Fire Stick is a device for streaming media (media streamer). As the dongle Google Chromecast, the Fire Stick connects to the HDMI jack of your tv and gives you access to many platforms for video such as Netflix, Prime Video (our selection of the best series is here) , YouTube .. You can also install applications or games.
The Fire Stick comes with a remote control to navigate between the different programs. Note that the new generation of this media streamer also works with Alexa, the voice command Amazon. Thus, you can press the microphone button on the remote control and ask Alexa to “move on to the next episode”, “start the film”, etc
There is a premium version of the Fire Stick, but it is not yet available in France.
Price of the Amazon Fire Stick in France.
The first generation of the Fire Stick from Amazon has been launched in October 2014 in the United States. Since, this service has been extended to England and Germany. Gradually, Amazon is continuing its conquest of Europe.
The Fire Stick is available in France since the beginning of November and it costs 59,99 €. Note that the subscribers Prime has a discount of 20 € on this product.
In comparison, Google Chromecast, released a few months ago, is sold for 39,99 € on Fnac.
How to make its TV “smart” ? .
You are not convinced by the Fire Stick ? Turn your tv into a Smart TV and connects to your smartphone or computer. Thus you can access all your platforms favorite on a big screen : Pluzz, Canal Play, Netflix, YouTube, Arte +7 ..
We have written tutorials to connect all your devices to your TV : iPhone/iPad, MacBook, Android/tablet , and even Pc !