Amazon.com Inc. this week released Amazon Fire TV and the Amazon Fire Game Controller at Amazon.com.
Amazon Fire TV is a streaming HD media player with voice search. It includes a Qualcomm Kwait 300 1.7Ghz quad-core CPU, Adreno 320 dedicated GPU, 8GB storage, 2GB RAM, MIMO dual-band dual antenna, HDMI out, 1080p HD, Dolby Digital surround sound, and a remote control with built-in microphone at $99.00.
Content partners include Netflix, Amazon Instant Video, Hulu Plus, Showtime Anytime, WatchESPN, YouTube, and Bloomberg TV.
In addition, the product includes music, photos, video, and parental control functionality called Amazon FreeTime.
In addition, users can purchase the Amazon Fire Game Controller to play free or paid game titles, including NBA 2K14, Deus Ex: The Fall and Sonic the Hedgehog. Content partners include EA Inc., Disney and Ubisoft Inc.
The controller features left and right analog sticks, input buttons, R1 and L1 triggers, R2 and L2 shoulder buttons and a AA battery compartment.
It includes the title Sev Zero at $39.99.