Amazon Fire TV

79
Engadget
Score
79

A good product that falls short of greatness.

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Model

Key Specs

Type
Audio / video player
Audio codec support
AAC, MP3
Video services
Netflix, Amazon, YouTube, Other
Audio services
Pandora, Other
Video outputs
HDMI
Audio outputs
TOSLINK (optical)
WiFi
yes

General

Type
Audio / video player

Supported media

Audio codec support
Array
Video playback
yes (h.264 / AVC, MPEG-4, VC-1)
Photo viewer
yes (JPEG, PNG)

Services

Video services
Array
Audio services
Array
Photo services
Array

Storage

Internal storage
yes (8 GB)
USB
2.0 (1 ports)
Memory card reader
no

Speakers

Speakers
None

Power

Power adapter
Internal

Outputs

Video outputs
HDMI (1 outputs) (v1.4)
Audio outputs
Array

Inputs

Video input support
no
Audio input support
no

Networking

WiFi
yes (802.11b, 802.11g, 802.11n) (WEP, WPA, WPA2)