Amazon Fire TV now available in the UK for £79

Amazon Fire TV now available in the UK for £79

Amazon has today released its Fire TV streaming device in the UK, following a period of pre-orders.

The multi-faceted Web giant revealed it would be bringing the Fire TV – which allows users to stream TV and film content, as well as play games via a special Amazon Fire Game Controller – to its first markets outside the US in early September. And now it has.

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From October 25, it will also be available in Germany. Alongside Fire TV, the Game Controller is also available from today in the UK, priced at £34.99. As well as being available from its own site, Fire TV will also be stocked by Tesco, Dixons and Argos.

Of course, with a wealth of other ways to watch streaming content on the big screen, it’ll need to fend off the likes of Roku and Chromecast if it wants to gain market traction.

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