Amazon announced the all-new Cube for India that is the most powerful and fastest device by Amazon. Fire TV Cube is a streaming media player that features far-field voice control built into the device. With Fire TV Cube, customers can voice-control their entertainment system including compatible TV, Set-Top Box, Smart Home devices, A/V receivers, etc.
Fire TV Cube comes with support from OTT applications as the Fire TV Stick. Additionally, you can tune to live TV channels with cable or set-top box providers. One can control the device via voice, for instance, say, “Alexa, open Netflix” or “Alexa, find music videos on YouTube” or “Alexa, watch Pokemon on Voot Kids”.
Amazon Fire TV Cube is powered by a hexacore processor. It supports Dolby Vision and 4K Ultra HD content at up to 60 frames per second, additionally, it also supports Dolby Atmos.
The all-new Fire TV Cube features cutting edge far-field voice recognition with eight microphones and advanced beamforming technology that combines signals from the individual microphones to suppress noise, reverberation, content currently playing, and even competing speech to make sure Alexa clearly hears your request when placed next to your TV. One can easily search and navigate content using just your voice, whether it’s through your cable or set-top boxes; streaming apps like Prime Video, YouTube, Netflix, Disney+ Hotstar, Zee5, SonyLiv and more. From across the room, just say, “Alexa, switch on the TV” or “Alexa, watch Mirzapur ” and Alexa will respond to your request.
Fire TV Cube uses multi-directional infrared technology, cloud-based protocols, and HDMI CEC, that when combined with Alexa, lets you control your compatible TV, soundbar, A/V receiver, cable, select set-top boxes, as well as other smart home devices. Fire TV Cube lets you dim the lights, check the weather, listen to the news, and more—even with the TV off with the built-in speaker.
Fire TV Cube comes with an Ethernet adapter, Alexa Voice Remote, and IR extender cable and is available for customers in India at Rs. 12,999. Amazon does not bundle the HDMI cable along with it, this needs to be purchased separately, however, as an introductory offer it is available at no extra cost along with the device.