The new Fire TV Stick can also be paired with Amazon Echo devices for remote field identification. Amazon also added In-Application voice control support for more services like HBO Now, A&E, AMC and Sony Crackle, allowing you to play, back, forward and browse content using Alexa
In addition, Amazon also launched the upgraded Alexa voice remote control, with dedicated volume and mute button. It also allows you to turn on compatible TV and AV devices, change the channel you enter or tune to a cable box.
The Fire TV Stick 4K costs $49.99 and the new Alexa remote sells for $29.99 as a separate Amazon product. These devices will be shipped in the US and Canada in October 31st. They will be shipped in the UK, Germany and India in November 14th. The equipment can also be purchased in Japan and shipped before the end of this year.