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Fire TV Stick streaming media player with Alexa built in includes all new Alexa Voice Remote HD easy set up released 2019

Last Updated: May 8, 2020 (Refresh Now)
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Software Platform
 106
apps, app, fire stick, fire tv stick, firestick
+67%
-33%
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" ...  Good streaming quality and various app support.  ...  "
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" ...  It is the best streaming device available right now in India.  ...  "
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" ...  Best for YouTube and prime usage  ...  "
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" ...  You will enjoy amazon prime subscription on tv.  ...  "
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" ...  Overall happy with Alexa .  ...  "
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" ...  better thn android tv  ...  "
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" ...  Alexa voice recognition worked well and there was no problem with streaming quality but then it stopped working.  ...  "
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" ...  Nice product from Amazon which upgrades your normal TV to be smart.  ...  "
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Product Reliability
 78
months, stopped working, properly, fire stick, firestick
+27%
-73%
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" ...  Guys it won’t work after a year passes .  ...  "
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" ...  FIre stick stopped worked, when i click on the return link it is not working,  ...  "
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" ...  I have been facing different types of issue since a last 2 months. ... The product does not even long last a year!!  ...  "
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" ...  It has stopped working due to overheating.  ...  "
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" ...  I bought this device in the month of October, 2019 but the device got damaged in the month of January 2020. ... Just after 4 months with a minimal uses the device got damaged. ... and why Amazon don't send me a fresh device and sending me every time a refurbished faulty thing. ... Now 3 months is over but my issue is not resolved yet.  ...  "
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" ...  Its remot is not working  ...  "
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" ...  Now it stopped working.  ...  "
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" ...  product is not working up to the mark .  ...  "
Remote
 74
working, stopped working, fire stick, fire tv, remote not working
+26%
-74%
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" ...  It’s been only one month and my fire stick remote has stopped working .very upset  ...  "
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" ...  Remote not working & adupter not working properly  ...  "
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" ...  Only issue is Remote back cover is not so good it will pop out within week.  ...  "
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" ...  Remote not working please call me 9980668154  ...  "
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" ...  Also remote provided is dysfunctional  ...  "
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" ...  the remote has stopped working so is there any warranty for the same  ...  "
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" ...  Remote volume button not working  ...  "
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" ...  Remote is not working after 1 month .  ...  "
Device Compatibility
 73
alexa, smart, connect, streaming, tv to smart
+79%
-21%
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" ...  Its a perfect product to make Any TV a smart TV.  ...  "
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" ...  Best streaming device.  ...  "
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" ...  Work better on a TV?  ...  "
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" ...  It makes your tv as smart tv.  ...  "
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" ...  Product which can make your tv smart  ...  "
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" ...  Device is perfect.  ...  "
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" ...  Connected my decade old TV and 5.1 music system.  ...  "
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" ...  This is no doubt the best streaming device among the others .  ...  "
Ease of Use
 36
easy, user friendly, setup, easy to install, user interface
+94%
-6%
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" ...  Easy to use and handle also.  ...  "
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" ...  Ultimate product, easy setup.  ...  "
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" ...  Very easy to use and a good product but the price Is little bit higher  ...  "
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" ...  easy to set up n u. the voice help makes it perfect.  ...  "
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" ...  It has a nice user interface.  ...  "
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" ...  There should be option for multi window, so that switching from one channel to other is easy and quick  ...  "
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" ...  - easy setup and use  ...  "
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" ...  Setup was quite user friendly  ...  "
Apps
 33
app, youtube, hotstar, prime, alexa
+67%
-33%
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" ...  She enjoys watching movies, tv shows and uses other apps like SunNext, Zee5, Sony, aajTak, Hotstar.  ...  "
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" ...  Good for entertainment & compatible with most of the apps.  ...  "
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" ...  Apart from enjoying apps, youtube casting also works smoothly.  ...  "
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" ...  Really it is a very good product which helps you to see all the apps like Prime, Hotstar, Sony.  ...  "
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" ...  cartoon/educational vodeos for my kids and daily soaps on different apps.  ...  "
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" ...  I liked the inbuilt app to install and the cons  ...  "
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" ...  the workaround is to install a 3rd party app like AllCast on the Fire Stick and your phone but that isn't as seamless as the native option.  ...  "
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" ...  App integration is good.  ...  "
Price
 32
worth, price, product, worth the money, waste
+88%
-13%
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" ...  Worth the money  ...  "
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" ...  Nice but expensive product .  ...  "
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" ...  Best at aggressive price  ...  "
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" ...  Value for money.  ...  "
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" ...  Value for money  ...  "
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" ...  Value for money  ...  "
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" ...  & its price is fully justified.  ...  "
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" ...  It's nice product worth value  ...  "
Marketplace
 30
product, product by amazon, nice product, thanks, thank you amazon
+80%
-20%
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" ...  The product was excellent and works as explained by Amazon.  ...  "
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" ...  Works as advertised.  ...  "
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" ...  Good product by amazon  ...  "
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" ...  Got it during a sale on Amazon so even better!  ...  "
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" ...  Thank you amazon  ...  "
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" ...  Amazing from Amazon :)  ...  "
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" ...  One the best product amazon has come up with.  ...  "
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" ...  Amazon customer support please help to find a solution.  ...  "
Resolution
 27
smart tv, 4k, hd, videos, streaming
+78%
-22%
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" ...  It is the best solution than mirroring the mobile where resolution is so bad.  ...  "
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" ...  Good device, Nice streaming, When I start the fire tv stick(FTS), initially I have to face blur video, after some minutes, quality of video will got clear.  ...  "
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" ...  Good one to make HD tv smart tv  ...  "
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" ...  streaming quality is superb.  ...  "
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" ...  4k fire stick much better than normal I have both.  ...  "
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" ...  HD Quality is the best & No Advertisement except YouTube .  ...  "
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" ...  Best quality 1080p videos.  ...  "
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" ...  I live in mauritius and can easily watch all prime channels .  ...  "
Video Playback
 20
movies, youtube, watching, watch, video
+80%
-20%
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" ...  Available Movies are not up to The Mark.  ...  "
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" ...  Prime video doesn't come.  ...  "
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" ...  She enjoys watching movies, tv shows and uses other apps like SunNext, Zee5, Sony, aajTak, Hotstar.  ...  "
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" ...  Great experience to watch movies  ...  "
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" ...  Netflix, Amazon Videos, Youtube and the Internet all play very well on it.  ...  "
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" ...  Audio in Prmie videos is always a concern. ... Where as Hotstar & Netflix videos don't have such issues.ay be Prime videos should also maintain same standards in terms of audio.  ...  "
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" ...  when song is coming in movies  ...  "
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" ...  Nice product i am giving 4 out of 5, 1 star not given because continuously watching videos more than 4 or 5 hours above stick is heat's but we are not worried that because before heated fire stick gives warning message also.  ...  "
Wifi
 18
router, network, connection, connected, connectivity
+50%
-50%
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" ...  cons: costly as it usually sells around 2499 normal sales.,weeker hardware goona obsolete in 2-3 years, weeker wifi connectivity at the software side as it usually says connected with the problem.  ...  "
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" ...  It frequently lost wifi signals and even takes too much time connecting again.  ...  "
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" ...  Problem with jio wifi router, iphones .  ...  "
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" ...  Also it don’t catch the wifi strongly  ...  "
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" ...  WiFi connectivity issues  ...  "
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" ...  It is not detecting WiFi.  ...  "
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" ...  Device not discovering wifi network, so not able to use any of the features.  ...  "
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" ...  Better to buy, DTH connection with WiFi services.  ...  "
Setup
 17
setup, product, easy to install, use, technical
+88%
-12%
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" ...  Smooth installation without any hassles  ...  "
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" ...  But issue resolved through technical assistance provided online.  ...  "
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" ...  Easy to setup and use, no issues faced till now.  ...  "
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" ...  Purchased it during Durga Puja sale for Rs.  ...  "
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" ...  Very easy to setup & install.  ...  "
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" ...  Setup was quite user friendly  ...  "
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" ...  It’s installation is quick and easy for anyone.  ...  "
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" ...  - easy setup and use  ...  "
Controls
 17
button, power, control, working, remote
+29%
-71%
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" ...  Its volune keys and mute button not working  ...  "
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" ...  I see lag during remote key press.  ...  "
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" ...  Could not connect power & volume button on fire stick Tv(Micromax).  ...  "
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" ...  Except for volume up and down and power button.  ...  "
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" ...  The power button is not working from me  ...  "
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" ...  Volume, power and mute button button not working for my mitashi TV.  ...  "
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" ...  But power and volume button on remote don't work on non android TV ... In case Firetv hangs, there should be reset button in remote  ...  "
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" ...  Remote volume button not working  ...  "
Overall performance
 14
performance, speed, overall, processing, excellent
+64%
-36%
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" ...  Stream all in high speed  ...  "
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" ...  Streaming is fast  ...  "
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" ...  Excellent performance, worth to buy it.  ...  "
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" ...  EXCELLENT PERFORMANCE, HAPPY TO HAVE IT.  ...  "
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" ...  For best result best net speed needed  ...  "
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" ...  overall good performance  ...  "
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" ...  It’s efficient and functioning is without hiccups.  ...  "
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" ...  Everything so smooth  ...  "
Sound Quality
 13
music, audio, u, movies, listen
+69%
-31%
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" ...  Sound will increase suddenly more or some time very less.  ...  "
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" ...  Dolby digital plus sound.  ...  "
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" ...  Doent listen what u r saying.  ...  "
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" ...  when song is coming in movies  ...  "
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" ...  Connected my decade old TV and 5.1 music system.  ...  "
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" ...  Nice but not connecting to sound bar as mentioned in description.  ...  "
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" ...  The picture quality and the sound is excellent and Alexa does her job very well.  ...  "
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" ...  Streaming quality and the Dolby sound really brings out the best from your TV.  ...  "
Network
 12
router, network, connectivity, internet, connection
+67%
-33%
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" ...  Just places a wifi router 3 meters away from it, and it is working fine for me.  ...  "
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" ...  Supports dual band wifi.  ...  "
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" ...  Able to detect the signal strength well.  ...  "
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" ...  Stream quality is good the only thing it want is 5Ghz frequency wifi channel for proper streaming.  ...  "
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" ...  They should just improve the range of devices that it supports.  ...  "
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" ...  Good wifi connectivity.  ...  "
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" ...  Awsm if dual band router then its outstanding  ...  "
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" ...  Connectivity is superfast.  ...  "
Picture Quality
 11
quality, good, clear, sound
+91%
-9%
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" ...  Streaming is never an issue, picture quality is superb.  ...  "
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" ...  Mostly the picture quality is 240 pixels.  ...  "
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" ...  Picture clarity is depends on our net connection.  ...  "
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" ...  the picture quality is too good and clear .  ...  "
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" ...  Best picture quality.  ...  "
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" ...  Excellent product, quality of the image and videos are marvelous  ...  "
Lagging
 11
times, sometimes, lags, hangs, device
+9%
-91%
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" ...  In 2 days time it started lagging nd does not work properly  ...  "
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" ...  Not able to connect.getting restart regularly.  ...  "
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" ...  it continuously rebooting !!  ...  "
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" ...  Freezes every other minute.  ...  "
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" ...  Every time it restarts.  ...  "
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" ...  Hangs and restarts many times.  ...  "
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" ...  I see lag during remote key press.  ...  "
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" ...  Buy get slow sometimes  ...  "
Returns
 9
get, request, replacement, replaced, refund
+11%
-89%
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" ...  their engineer come and then they refund money.  ...  "
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" ...  The replacement didn’t work either.  ...  "
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" ...  Not sure how to get refund for this .  ...  "
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" ...  Else i will left with no other option to request return.  ...  "
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" ...  Trying to replace the item since 2 month, yet couldn't do it.  ...  "
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" ...  I returned the product as was not happy with it.  ...  "
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" ...  Request you to get the same replaced immediately .  ...  "
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" ...  I told to replace it but no response from your end  ...  "
Defective Delivery
 9
faulty, received, one, got, defective
+22%
-78%
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" ...  Clearly it’s a substandard faulty item and needs to be replaced with hopefully a working product.  ...  "
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" ...  Defective product received.  ...  "
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" ...  looks to be faulty one.  ...  "
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" ...  now i believe because i got 3 time one plus 7 pro defective.  ...  "
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" ...  Received a faulty product.  ...  "
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" ...  Damage product delivered,I opened after 15 days he says product not return  ...  "
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" ...  Just after 4 months with a minimal uses the device got damaged.  ...  "
Display Clarity
 8
tv, display, simple, resolution, mirroring
+75%
-25%
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" ...  All good but update k baad display Mirroring not working properly .  ...  "
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" ...  I am using it on my Benq GW2780 LED Monitor.  ...  "
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" ...  It is the best solution than mirroring the mobile where resolution is so bad.  ...  "
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" ...  a Samsung M30s can easily cast/mirror its screen using its Smart View but a Google Pixel 2 does not.  ...  "
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" ...  Simple and easy way to stream on TV and bigger display.  ...  "
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" ...  And the best part is - now my old simple led tv is smarter (with the integration of fire tv stick) than my another smart tv .  ...  "
Delivery
 7
received, order, got, thank, stopped
+86%
-14%
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" ...  My order recieved on jan22 2020 which was received by my parents. ... I'm not sure of terms & condition .  ...  "
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" ...  quick and good service received.  ...  "
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" ...  Was lucky enough to order it before every delivery was completely stopped.  ...  "
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" ...  Thank you for delivering today  ...  "
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" ...  Got delivery in time. ... Satisfied about packaging & delivery.  ...  "
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" ...  Nice product got in sale  ...  "
Ports
 7
connection, wifi, hdmi port, hdmi, firestick
+29%
-71%
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" ...  My fire tv stick's adapter is not working in just 4 months.  ...  "
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" ...  Along with that we have issues in HdMI port.  ...  "
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" ...  I have used this from the last 2 months and also I have disconnected my DTH connection because all the shows and other channels are available in application which you want to download we have to just go and download.  ...  "
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" ...  Better to buy, DTH connection with WiFi services.  ...  "
Cables
 6
tv, wire, time, got, connection
+67%
-33%
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" ...  I got so many choices, especially Hollywood movies and serials, that I have almost stopped seeing TV, not to mention the saving on TV Cable Expenses.  ...  "
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" ...  To connect with samsung old led tv you have use Male to female hdmi3.0 cable.  ...  "
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" ...  A great replacement for cable tv  ...  "
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" ...  It save money and time instead of going theatre and spending money every month for recharge on cables operator.  ...  "
Features
 6
tv, smart, product, firestick
+100%
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" ...  I m enjoying this FTS during lock down period & happy with the PURCHASE.  ...  "
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" ...  More advanced features  ...  "
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" ...  all features are very good.  ...  "
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" ...  Must use for TV users that do not have SMART features. ... I had an old LED TV that did not have SMART features so needed the FireStick.  ...  "
Call quality
 6
alexa, search, good, call, volume
+33%
-67%
comment
" ...  Call me at 9896471081  ...  "
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" ...  Cannot give command to Alexq through voice.  ...  "
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" ...  Does not hear at times. ... Poor voice recognition.  ...  "
Battery Life
 6
battery, amazon, days, two, new
+83%
-17%
comment
" ...  A complete life saver in the time of lockdown.  ...  "
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" ...  The new Fire Stick is fully functional with Amazon batteries.  ...  "
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" ...  Had to replace 10 batteries in 3days .  ...  "
For Kids
 5
videos, prime, movies, apps
+100%
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" ...  cartoon/educational vodeos for my kids and daily soaps on different apps.  ...  "
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" ...  Its good, can someone help me with how to download YT kids you tube kids  ...  "
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" ...  I bought this for my mother on her last birthday.  ...  "
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" ...  My daughter loved it.  ...  "
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" ...  My husband and myself find it wonderful and thank our son in law for introducing it to us as we were not aware of it till then.  ...  "
Memory
 4
storage, apps, 2gb, 1gb
+25%
-75%
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" ...  I only have 2gb left in memory when my overall apps didn't even take 1gb of space.  ...  "
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" ...  Low storage almost everything is consumed with internal set up files and can't install more than 2-3 apps with not over than 1gb and storage is full.  ...  "
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" ...  Needs little more RAM and processing power.  ...  "
Capacity
 3
entertainment
+100%
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" ...  Must for home entertainment.  ...  "
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" ...  it's a complete family entertainment solution.  ...  "
Bluetooth
 3
+67%
-33%
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" ...  It is nice as it allow you to interact with many applications using your smartphone via bluetooth.  ...  "
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" ...  Need improvement in streaming because when i connect my Bluetooth headphone the quality of stream get to the lowest pixels 😑  ...  "

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