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Amazon Fire TV review: The perfect streaming box for people who love Amazon

For Amazon Prime subscribers, Fire TV promises less time browsing and more time watching. Everyone else might feel left out.

Amaozn Fire TV
At a Glance
  • Amazon Fire TV

    TechHive Rating

    For Amazon Prime subscribers, Fire TV promises less time spent browsing and more time watching. Everyone else might feel left out.

At a Glance
  • TechHive Rating

    For Amazon Prime subscribers, Fire TV promises less time spent browsing and more time watching. Everyone else might feel left out.

    Pros

    • Clever interface focuses on content instead of apps
    • Impressively accurate voice searches
    • Kid-friendly Freetime section is built in
    • Great for tinkering, with the ability to sideload Android apps

    Cons

    • Voice search doesn't search all content sources.
    • Needs some more apps, and even some Amazon-provided features weren't live on Day 1.

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