0
Video

Fire Stick TV is Amazon's fastest selling product in UK

Thursday 16 April 2015 | 13:05 CET | News
Without disclosing the number of orders, Amazon said that the Fire TV Stick is its fastest-selling device ever in the UK, where it started taking pre-orders on 24 March. The GBP 35 product started shipping on 15 April. It plugs into TV HDMI sockets to allow users to stream video from Amazon Prime Instant Video, BBC iPlayer, Netflix, Curzon Home Cinema, STV Player and other popular internet TV services. Customers can also rent or buy over 50,000 films and TV episodes at Amazon Instant Video. The Fire TV Stick also gives users access to music, photos and games. Separately, the Telegraph reports

Thank you for visiting Telecompaper

Sign up below to get access to the rest of this article and all the telecom news you need.

  • Register free and gain access to even more articles from Telecompaper. Register here
  • Subscribe and get unlimited access to Telecompaper’s full coverage, with a customised choice of news, commentary, research and alerts.

Subscriptions

Already registered?



Categories: Broadcast & Satellite / Internet
Companies: Amazon
Countries: United Kingdom
::: add a comment

Add comment

Please login or register to leave a comment.

We welcome comments that add value to the discussion. We attempt to block comments that use offensive language or appear to be spam, and our editors frequently review the comments to ensure they are appropriate. If you see a comment that you believe is inappropriate to the discussion, you can bring it to our attention by using the report abuse links. As the comments are written and submitted by visitors of the Telecompaper website, they in no way represent the opinion of Telecompaper.


Related

Fire tablet, TV Stick top Black Friday sales at Amazon US

Published 03 Dec 2015 09:11 CET | United States
Amazon has announced record sales of Amazon devices during Black Friday to Cyber Monday this year. Three times more Amazon ...

Amazon updates Fire TV with 4K, gaming edition

Published 17 Sep 2015 16:07 CET | World
Amazon has updated its Fire TV media player and the Fire TV media stick. The latest innovation for the TV box is the addition of ...

Amazon Prime releases Mozart in the Jungle in HDR

Published 26 Jun 2015 10:33 CET | United States
Amazon is now offering episodes of its original series in High Dynamic Range (HDR) at no additional cost to Amazon Prime members ...

Roku best STB, Fire Stick top dongle to stream TV - study

Published 07 May 2015 10:17 CET | United Kingdom
The Amazon Fire TV STB offers the best hardware specifications compared to Apple TV, Google TV and Roku, according to a streaming ...

Amazon launches X-Ray for Fire TV

Published 13 Apr 2015 17:25 CET | United States
Amazon has launched X-Ray for Movies and TV Shows on TV screens using Amazon Fire TV via a free over-the-air upgrade. The service ...

Amazon to add new features to Amazon Fire TV, Fire TV Stick

Published 24 Mar 2015 15:58 CET | United States
Amazon has announced new features are coming to the Amazon Fire TV and Fire TV Stick. These features will be delivered as part of ...

Amazon launches Fire TV Stick in Germany

Published 24 Mar 2015 13:31 CET | Germany
Amazon Germany announced that is has started taking orders for the Amazon Fire TV Stick. The device will ship from 15 April and ...

Amazon Fire TV Stick goes on sale in the UK

Published 24 Mar 2015 13:23 CET | United Kingdom
Amazon has launched the Amazon Fire TV Stick in the UK, selling it for GBP 19 for to current Amazon Prime members for the first 2 ...

Amazon announces launch of Sling TV for Fire TV

Published 12 Feb 2015 21:38 CET | United States
Amazon has announced that Fire TV's selection is up by five times since its launch in April, with Sling TV now available for ...

Amazon starts shipping Fire TV Stick

Published 19 Nov 2014 16:48 CET | United States
Amazon announced that its has started shipping its Fire TV Stick. The company said this has been its most successful device ...

Amazon introduces Fire TV Stick for streaming media

Published 27 Oct 2014 16:40 CET | World
Amazon has introduced Fire TV Stick, a small stick that connects to the HDMI port on an HDTV for streaming access to movies, TV ...





Calendar   /   Industry Events

25 Oct Facebook Q3
25 Oct Dtac Q3 2021
25 Oct Calix Q3 2021
26 Oct F5 Networks fiscal Q4
26 Oct Twitter Q3 2021
26 Oct MediaTek Q3
26 Oct Microsoft fiscal Q1
26 Oct SK hynix Q3
26 Oct Orange group Q3 2021
26 Oct Siminn Q3 2021
26 Oct KPN Q3 2021
26 Oct NENT Q3 2021
26 Oct Juniper Networks Q3 2021
26 Oct Corning Q3
26 Oct TIM Brasil Q3 2021
26 Oct Alphabet Q3 2021
26 Oct Digital Realty Q3
26 Oct MWC Los Angeles
26 Oct Samsung Developer Conference
26 Oct Cabsat
26 Oct FCC meeting
27 Oct Vertiv Q3
27 Oct Netgear Q3
27 Oct Megacable Q3
27 Oct Twilio Q3
27 Oct Telefonica Deutschland Q3 2021
27 Oct TIM Q3 2021
27 Oct Spotify Q3 2021
27 Oct Android Dev Summit
27 Oct Digital Utilities Europe 2021
::: More Calendar Items