Amazon took advantage of the IFA 2019 platform to announce a large number of new Fire TV products, including a Fire TV OLED TV, a new soundbar with built-in Fire TV and a renewal of the Fire TV Cube, which now promises to be faster than never. Here’s what you should know about the new Fire TV Edition smart TVs, which join the home entertainment market.
SMART TV EDITION SMART TVS
Fire TV Edition smart TVs uniquely contain live TV channels and streaming content in one location. That means you can connect an HD antenna and use Alexa to search and watch live programs, or choose from a broad catalog of content services such as Netflix, YouTube and Amazon Prime Video.
You can also pair any Fire TV Edition product with Echo devices for hands-free control. That way, Alexa play the program you ask, help you find a good movie to watch, in addition to pausing it and controlling playback. Even after its purchase, Alexa receives new skills, software features and applications through free updates.
Toshiba – 65-inch Fire TV Edition with Dolby Vision
Amazon and Best Buy have sold millions of Insignia and Toshiba Fire TV Edition smart TVs. The first Toshiba – Fire TV Edition with Dolby Vision was launched in June, and now Amazon and Best Buy announced the first 65-inch Toshiba smart TV – Fire TV Edition with Dolby Vision with Ultra HD Smart LED TV HDR.
The Toshiba 65-inch 4K Ultra HD Smart TV 4K Ultra HD TV will be available at Best Buy for $ 599 dollars, and begin shipping to customers in the United States starting in October.
JVC – Fire TV Edition Smart 4K Ultra HD HDR LED TV
Amazon and Dixons Carphone have joined forces to launch JVC – Fire TV Edition Smart 4K Ultra HD HDR LED TV. Available in three models, 40, 49 and 55 inches, all compatible with HDR10 and Dolby Vision, it provides an expanded contrast range, superior brightness and more than eight million pixels for clarity and vivid colors. JVC Fire TV Edition smart TVs come with the voice remote control with Alexa.
Fire TV Edition smart TVs with Grundig
Grundig and Amazon announced 11 Fire TV Edition smart TVs, including the world's first Fire TV Edition with far-field voice control.
Grundig OLED – Fire TV Edition
The Grundig OLED – Fire TV Edition TV is available in four models, two with far-field voice control, and is the first experience in the range with OLED technology. With eight built-in microphones and Alexa, it provides far-field voice control to the experience.
Grundig Vision 7 and Grundig Vision 6 – Fire TV Edition
Grundig and Amazon also announced two more televisions: the Grundig Vision 7 – Fire TV Edition with 4K Ultra HD and the Grundig Vision 6 – Fire TV Edition with Full HD, which also include the voice remote control for Alexa. In addition, it was announced that as of today the entire Grundig smart line incorporate the Fire TV experience.
Our new range of Grundig Fire TV Edition TVs redefines the television experience. Customers not only have access to all their favorite content through live streaming and on demand, but they can also control their smart home products and access thousands of Alexa applications, channels and skills, said Mario Vogl, director of Grundig for Europe.
FIRE TV EDITION SOUND BAR
Amazon revealed a completely new product category: Fire TV Edition sound bars. That means that Fire TV features are directly integrated into them, providing a complete home theater experience, with expansive video streaming and superior sound, all in one device. Even the soundbar can be added to any group of devices in the Alexa mobile application, which allows streaming from Amazon Music and other music platforms in several rooms.
Soundbar Nebula Soundbar – Fire TV Edition
The first expansion of Fire TV Edition beyond smart TVs comes with the company Anker Innovations, which has joined Amazon to launch Nebula Soundbar, which turns any television into a smart cinematic experience.
With support for 4K Ultra HD, a unified smart TV user interface, near-field Alexa voice control and Dolby Vision transmission, this sound bar promises an integrated entertainment experience and surround sound. You can use the voice remote control to easily navigate the Fire TV experience, turn your TV on and off, or control the functions of the sound bar such as power, volume and silence. The Nebula Soundbar – Fire TV Edition will launch in the United States, Canada, the United Kingdom and Germany.
Availability and price
The Nebula Soundbar – Fire TV Edition is now available for advance orders for $ 229.99 dollars, and will begin shipping from November 21. If you buy it in advance, you will also be eligible for an extended free trial within 90 days of the Amazon Music Unlimited premium music subscription.