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05-02-2020, 09:47   #1
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4k Fire TV stick - £35

Amazon have dropped the price of their 4k Fire TV stick to £34.99. Can't post a link as I'm on the phone but I'm sure you'll find it
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05-02-2020, 09:53   #2
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Has to be ordered through parcel motel or equivalent....good deal !

https://www.amazon.co.uk/Amazon-Fire...L5A1OLE&sr=8-2
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For anyone on the fence, these are fantastic. They've revolutionized my TV viewing. You can use them for the following:

Netflix
Prime Video
BBC iPlayer
Channel 4 player
Channel 5 player
ITV player
YouTube

Obviously some of the above will require a VPN to access but that's easy to setup and use. I haven't used my Chromecast in a very long time.
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Lovely, bought one a few months ago and been waiting for a price drop to get another.

Little thing works an absolute dream for IPTV compared to other devices I've used - bargain
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Lovely, bought one a few months ago and been waiting for a price drop to get another.

Little thing works an absolute dream for IPTV compared to other devices I've used - bargain
I have a samsung 4K TV and do not see any need for this ! Anyone who is in similar boat ?
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05-02-2020, 10:04   #6
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Amazon have dropped the price of their 4k Fire TV stick to £34.99. Can't post a link as I'm on the phone but I'm sure you'll find it
Thanks!..deal in for non 4k version too.
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Is it worth upgrading from the 2nd generation stick to this? I have a 4k tv but dont watch much 4k content. Is it much faster?
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05-02-2020, 10:39   #8
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For anyone on the fence, these are fantastic. They've revolutionized my TV viewing. You can use them for the following:

Netflix
Prime Video
BBC iPlayer
Channel 4 player
Channel 5 player
ITV player
YouTube

Obviously some of the above will require a VPN to access but that's easy to setup and use. I haven't used my Chromecast in a very long time.
True but all those can be casted from the phone app.
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05-02-2020, 10:41   #9
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Gahh... may have to buy my 3rd one!
Highly recommend. Great addition to a smart home too.
I use and find it flawless for BBC iPlayer, ITV Hub, Hulu and Disney Plus.
Apple TV+ app, , Prime and Netflix are spot on.
Can sideload RTE player.
What VPN do you use?
Are they very costly.
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Is it worth upgrading from the 2nd generation stick to this? I have a 4k tv but dont watch much 4k content. Is it much faster?
imho a very worthwhile upgrade.
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I use VPN unlimited on mine, works perfectly for streaming apps and was €16 for a limetime sub
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Is it worth upgrading from the 2nd generation stick to this? I have a 4k tv but dont watch much 4k content. Is it much faster?
Yes, it has more GB of RAM in it and has a volume button. Really handy being able to control the TV, with volume, with on/off functions with just the one remote.
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Yes, it has more GB of RAM in it and has a volume button. Really handy being able to control the TV, with volume, with on/off functions with just the one remote.
Agree on the RAM...i use SMART IPTV and its good as well !
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True but all those can be casted from the phone app.
For me that's just not as convenient.
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For anyone on the fence, these are fantastic. They've revolutionized my TV viewing. You can use them for the following:

Netflix
Prime Video
BBC iPlayer
Channel 4 player
Channel 5 player
ITV player
YouTube

Obviously some of the above will require a VPN to access but that's easy to setup and use. I haven't used my Chromecast in a very long time.
Any chance you can PM how to do this? Ive never used a VPN on the firestick so not sure what way it works!
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