Amazon Firestick: Cable companies, along with some early streaming services, have exploited consumers for many years now. But thanks to a ton of streaming services as well as streaming devices, consumers no longer have to pay exorbitant sums of money each month just to get some entertainment after a hard day at work.
If we were to list all the streaming devices including boxes and sticks, you would need to spend a whole weekend reading this guide. So we will stick with two of the best streaming devices in the market today. These are Roku and Amazon Firestick.
With that out of the way, let’s take a look at what makes Roku so different. Then we will take a look at what makes Amazon a great choice as well. Below, see the Pros and Cons of each and decide for yourself which is the best device for you. Let’s get to it.
Amazon Firestick Vs Roku – The best In 2020:
|Product Details||Connect to TV via||Picture quality||Supported Audio|
|Roku Stick+||HDMI||1080p HD, 4K UHD, HDR 10, HLG||DTS, Dolby Audio and Dolby ATMOS|
|Roku Express||HDMI||1080p HD, 4K UHD, HDR 10, HLG||DTS, Dolby Audio and Dolby ATMOS|
|Roku Ultra||HDMI||1080p HD, 4K UHD, HDR 10, HLG||DTS, Dolby Audio and Dolby ATMOS|
|Amazon Firestick||HDMI||Up to 1080p||Dolby Audio|
|Amazon Firestick 4K||HDMI||Dolby Vision, HDR, HDR10, HLG, HDR10+||Dolby Atmos|
Roku Stick+ for Streaming
Roku stick came onto the scene in 2008, and it had one objective. That was to mix conventional TV content with internet content. If you have a compatible TV set, you can plug it in and go. It is that simple. This device is perfect for those who travel regularly.
Roku Express (A Good Streaming Device)
As far as value for money streaming devices go, Roku Express is right up there with the best. The device also comes with a remote and has a fast setup process.
This is the device for people who want top-of-the-line streaming experience. It can connect with external speakers and supports 4K streaming. People who dislike WiFi connections can make use of the Ethernet port. Overall, a very robust streaming device for the price.
Anyone who has Alexa should probably go with Amazon Firestick. This model has Alexa Voice Remote support and thousands of apps and channels for users to browse through with it. Users can play games and watch TV without touching any screens or remotes.
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Amazon Firestick 4K
Amazon Firestick 4K is the end-all of streaming devices. This model offers high-quality content at 4K resolution and backs that up with a built-in Dolby Atmos audio feature.