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Amazon launches gaming and 4K streaming Fire TV update

Amazon is moving into 4K content with a new Fire TV box and ultra-high definition content through its video streaming service.

The new Fire TV builds on the success of last year’s streaming media box, which Amazon claims has been the best selling box on the market in the UK and Germany, beating Apple TV among others.

Amazon is bullish in the face of Apple’s new box, claiming the new Fire TV is 75% faster, handles 4K content, and has a more efficient compression system for full HD content that will allow twice as many of its customers to stream 1080p video over poor broadband connections than the number who currently can.

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Amazon launches gaming and 4K streaming Fire TV update | Technology | The Guardian.