After the great response for the Fire TV stick 4K (2018) and Fire TV cube (2019) in the market. Amazon has come back with the All-new Fire TV stick – 3rd Gen with Alexa Voice Remote. In comparison to the features with Fire Stick 4K, there is no much difference other than the price tag that has been reduced drastically. So let’s discuss what’s new on the All-New Fire TV stick – 3rd Generation 2020 release.

Fire TV Stick - 3rd Gen (2020)

All you need to know about Fire TV Stick – 3rd Gen

Fire TV Stick 3rd generation - specs

Fire TV Stick – 3rd Gen comes with Alexa Remote control using that you can also control your TV. There is no change in the device shape or model that comes in the USB type model with HDMI port. Also, it has Android 9 built-in and supported by Fire OS version 7. You can stream in Fire TV stick – 3rd Gen up to 1920 x 1080 (1080p) with support for HDR, HDR 10, HDR10+, and HLG at a 60Hz refresh rate that provides a seamless and smooth streaming experience. It also supports Bluetooth (5.0), WiFi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac (2.4 GHz and 5 GHz dual-band), and Miracast. These features come along with the New Fire TV stick 2020.

Fire TV Stick – 3rd Gen Pricing

Fire TV Stick 2020 at $39.99

It comes at a budget-friendly price of $39.99 and available on all Amazon stores. If you are interested, you can order it now on Amazon.com.

Fire TV Stick - 3rd Gen (2020)

Advantages of Firestick 3rd Gen

  • It includes Alexa Voice remote, so you can control your Fire TV just with Voice commands (Eg. Alexa, Open Prime Video).
  • Apart from Amazon content, the Amazon App store is included with thousand of streaming platforms like Netflix, Hulu, IMDB TV, YouTube Tv, and many more.
  • 50% more powerful and efficient than previous-generation devices.
  • Easy to set up the device just by plugging to the HDMI port, connect to the internet, and play.
  • Smoother and faster UI with Fire OS 7 for better user experience.
  • Single remote to control both your Fire TV stick and TV.

Setup Fire TV Stick – 3rd Gen

There is no change in Setup the New Fire TV Stick.

[1] Connect the New Fire TV stick directly to the HDMI Port of your TV or monitor or you can also use HDMI extender to connect.

[2] Plug Power Adaptor to the Wall socket and connect the USB Cable to the Fire TV Stick.

[3] Now connect your Fire TV stick – 3rd Gen with a stable internet connection.

[4] Sit back and start streaming movies and TV Shows on your Fire TV device.

What to Watch on Fire TV Stick – 3rd Gen

It provides you access to multiple streaming and OTT platform like Netflix, Hulu, Disney+, YouTube, HBO Max, Sling TV, Apple TV, IMDB TV, sling TV, Spotify, Showtime, and many more. Also, It comes with Amazon Prime Video and Amazon Music preloaded in that you can have access to over 500,000 movies and TV shows at a subscription cost of $12.99 per month. It also enables you to sideload apps in your device just by enabling Apps from Unknown sources on your Fire TV stick – 3rd Gen.

Alexa Voice Remote with TV controls

It is the first of its model remote that enables you to control both Fire TV stick and TV. Also, it has an exclusive Power button and Volume button to the remote. Most important you can do all your task on the Alexa Voice remote just by voice command. Alexa has been improved its voice detection and response-ability for better performance and accuracy. So press the voice button and tell what to do, its that simple.

What’s inside the Box

It comes with completely sealed orange colored package that includes the following inside.

  • Fire TV Stick – 3rd Generation
  • Alexa voice remote 2nd Generation
  • 2 AAA size Amazon Basics Batteries
  • HDMI Extender
  • Power Adaptor
  • USB cable – Type A
  • Quick Start Guide

Conclusion

Convert your TV to a smart TV just by connecting the All-New Fire TV stick to your device. Let us know what you like the most in Fire TV stick – 3rd generation in the comment section below. For more Firestick updates, explore firestickappsguide.com.