THIS POST IS TO HELP USERS AVOID BEING SCAMMED NOT ALL SELLERS ARE SCAMMERS AND THE GOOD ONES NOT ONLY OFFER AFTER SALE SUPPORT AND GIVE IT, THIS POST IS TO HELP THE USER UNDERSTAND.
Hi there seems there are so many people on the path to scamming people with the fire tv stick, so here goes a little info on how to help you get the best !! DEAL !! from a seller, Now by seller i mean there are so many out there all you need to do is purchase the device at store price :).
Now you are thinking well i know nothing about the device what if i get stuck ?, this is all covered just on this site with freely available info that can be found all over the internet these days but this site helps the users keep it all in one place to save you searching around the internet trying, and trying out of date guides with info that no longer works.
So now you are saying ok so where is the info ? this is very easy there is a section dedicated to
Fire tv << just click, now that you have all the info you need you are now thinking well what is the price of the device.
Well this is where the sellers trick you into thinking the devices are locked…. NO they are not LOCKED they are just programmed so they cannot download !! SPECIFIC !! file types and as always there are alternate ways to go about this.
Sellers all over ebay, these sellers depend on your lack of knowledge about the devices.
if you clicked the ebay link above then you would see that in the related search that they talk about JAILBROKEN, FULLY LOADED, get this, get that, This is all a scam if you look at the pictures they put with most of the listing showing you netflix ( monthly subscription required ) and so on, so let’s list some of the apps that come with the devices and some that can be downloaded using the devices search and store.
List of Apps included and extras that can be downloaded using the amazon store
- NetFlix << Comes Installed ( subscription required )
- BBC IPlayer << Comes Installed ( FREE )
- My5 << Comes Installed ( FREE )
- ITV Hub << Comes Installed ( FREE )
- ES File Explorer << Can Be installed from Store Using Search ( FREE )
- Above are a few but the list goes on and on also this device has a specific set of games that have been designed to work with this device
Size 84.9 mm x 25.0 mm x 11.5 mm
Processor Broadcom Capri 28155, dual-core 2xARM A9
Storage 8 GB (actual formatted capacity will be less) available for apps and games
Memory 1 GB
Wi-Fi Connectivity Dual-band, dual-antenna Wi-Fi (MIMO); supports 802.11a/b/g/n Wi-Fi networks
Bluetooth Bluetooth 3.0 with support for the following profiles: HID, HFP, SPP
Voice Search Support Yes, requires Fire TV Voice Remote (sold separately) or free Fire TV Remote App (available for download on Fire or Android OS and iOS)
Game Controller Support Yes, optimised for Amazon Fire Game Controller, compatible with Nyko PlayPad Pro and other Bluetooth controllers
Cloud Storage All Amazon Cloud Drive customers start with 5 GB of free storage
Ports 1 Type A HDMI 1.4b output, w/HDCP 1.4
1 Micro USB for power only
Audio Dolby Digital Plus certified, audio pass through up to 7.1
Content Formats Supported Video: H.264
Audio: AAC-LC, AC3, eAC3 (Dolby Digital Plus), FLAC, MP3, PCM/Wave, Vorbis
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, an electrical socket
TV Compatibility Compatible with high-definition TVs with HDMI capable of 1080p or 720p at 60/50Hz, including popular HDCP-compatible models from these manufacturers: LG, Panasonic, Philips, Samsung, Sharp, Sony, Toshiba, iSymphony, Digihome, Vizio, Westinghouse
Warranty and Service Fire TV Stick is sold with a worldwide limited warranty of one year provided by the manufacturer. If you are a consumer, the limited warranty is in addition to your consumer rights, and does not jeopardise these rights in any way. This means you may still have additional rights at law even after the limited warranty has expired (for further information on your consumer rights, click here.) Use of Fire TV Stick is subject to the terms found here.
Regional Support Certain services may not be available outside the UK
Subtitles Watch videos and TV shows with subtitles displayed. Subtitles are not available for all content.
Included in the Box Fire TV Stick
Amazon Fire TV Remote
USB cable and power adaptor
HDMI extender cable
2 AAA batteries
Quick Start Guide
Size 119 mm x 40.4 mm x 13.8 mm
Batteries 2 AAA (included)
Buttons 5-way directional, select, back, home, menu, rewind, play/pause, fast forward
Above as you have read are the specs to the fire tv STICK device NOT the fire tv.
!!!!!! SO MANY PEOPLE ARE GETTING SCAMMED AND ENDING UP AT THE PLACE THEY COULD HAVE DONE EVERYTHING TO START WITH
PLEASE READ UP ON DEVICES BEFORE PURCHASING, YOU WILL SAVE A LOT OF MONEY AND KNOW WHERE YOU STAND WITH THE DEVICE BEFORE YOU EVEN RECEIVE IT.
GOOGLE IS YOUR FRIEND a lot of people don’t relise that google will find out anything you need to know about any device all you need to do is search the Device Name or Device Model Number
I have done a search on google and created a link Google Search now click that and see for yourself by using google you will find that you just have to know how to search with google to find what you are looking for, it is really that easy.
now that is out of the way let’s see what the price of the device is, ok so NORMALLY the amazon fire tv stick sells for £34.99 GBP, $39.99 US i will include links below as the all new fire tv stick is $39 with voice remote atm.
- Just plug in and start streaming in minutes. Take it from room to room and turn your HDTVs into streaming media centres.
- Tens of thousands of TV episodes and movies, from Amazon Video, Netflix, BBC iPlayer and more, plus games, music and apps.
- 8 GB of storage and 1 GB of memory, plus a dual-core processor for fast streaming and smooth performance.
- No more buffering – ASAP learns what Amazon movies and TV episodes you like and buffers them for playback so they start right away.
- Great for casual gaming, too – Play favourite titles such as Crossy Road, Sonic The Hedgehog 2, Hill Climb Racing and more.
- Amazon Prime members get unlimited access to Prime Video, including original programming such as Transparent, plus over 1 million songs with Prime Music.
- The next generation of our bestselling Fire TV Stick. The most powerful with the fastest Wi-Fi and most accurate voice search of any streaming media stick–now with the Alexa Voice Remote.
- Enjoy over 7,000 apps, games, and Alexa skills including Netflix, Hulu, HBO NOW, YouTube, Amazon Video, NBC, WatchESPN, Disney, and more. Subscription fees may apply.
- Launch and control content with the included Alexa Voice Remote. Simply say, “Play Game of Thrones” or “Launch Netflix” and Alexa will respond instantly. Plus, play music, find movie show times, order a pizza, and more—just ask.
- No cable or satellite? No problem. Watch the best of live TV and sports from AMC, HGTV, ESPN, FOX, and others with a subscription to Sling TV, or top-rated primetime shows with CBS All Access.
- Find the best way to watch with universal search results from over 90 channels and apps including Netflix, Hulu, and Amazon Video
- Prime members get unlimited access to Prime Video, featuring thousands of movies and TV episodes at no additional cost. Plus, members can add over 70 premium and specialty channels like STARZ, and SHOWTIME—no cable or satellite subscription necessary.
- Pick up where you left off. Bring hit shows and movies with you when you travel. Plug Fire TV Stick into any TV’s HDMI port, connect to Wi-Fi, and continue watching.
By reading this little info above i hope this helps to make you more aware of how easy things can be done on the fire tv stick device and not only how easy but how much some sellers are scamming you on the price, DON’T GET ME WRONG THERE ARE GOOD SELLERS AND BAD SELLERS, GOOD sellers will help you with any issues you come across after they have sold you the device, BAD sellers these are who are scamming people selling the devices at over the odds prices and when it comes to you having any issues they just tell you to go here or there which in many cases they have directed you HERE for these guides or another site with the same principles as here, they are bad SELLERS.
With a little time and some simple knowledge you can make your device run SMOOTH, FAST, WORK EVERY TIME YOU USE IT, just by following some simple procedures.
AND TO TOP OF THE KNOWLEDGE YOU GET USE TO THE SYSTEM AND HOW IT WORKS VERY EASILY 🙂
THAT’S it from me guys i hope this info helped you please feel free to comment below and share with all social media, SPREAD THE WORD GUYS LET’S HELP THE NEXT PERSON SAVE MONEY AND LEARN AT THE SAME TIME 🙂