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streaming stick

A small movie streaming device that plugs into an HDMI port on a TV or A/V receiver and accepts digital media wirelessly from mobile devices, computers or the Internet. Not much larger than a flash drive, Roku, Amazon and Google make such devices (see Roku, Fire TV, Chromecast). See digital media hub and streamer.
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The purpose of the new streaming stick is to provide Amazon's customers with an affordable way to start streaming content from Prime Video, which was also launched globally last year.
While you could plug in a Chromecast, Fire TV Stick or a Roku Streaming Stick to get your viewing fix, why not plug in a device that is a full Windows PC in the same form?
The ITV Player channel can be found in the UK Roku Channel Store on all current-generation Roku players, including the newly launched Roku Streaming Stick (HDMI version).
MobiTV, a global leader in enabling delivery of live and on-demand TV everywhere, announced a strategic collaboration with Amlogic to provide the chipset for MobiTV's streaming stick solution.
Chromecast, Roku Streaming Stick, and Amazon Fire TV (on which we expect to support voice search later this year) push the quality of experience and price points for adapter products.
The introductions of Google Chromecast, Sony Bravia Smart Stick and Roku Streaming Stick are creating a new market for set-top sticks that provide video content to Internet-connected televisions through HDMI ports.
Roku streaming players and the Roku Streaming Stick can be purchased from Roku and major retailers in the U.
The $50 Streaming Stick gets you a remote with volume buttons and voice search though were talking basic queries related to shows and apps, not playback controls or information such as weather.
Roku has announced five new streaming devices and one of them is a streaming stick capable of playing 4K content.
By using a streaming stick such as the Chromecast or the Roku, and setting up a media server on the computer, you can easily pass content from the computer to the TV wirelessly.
Apple TV's market share was just 13%, according to data from Parks Associates, which also has sales of Google's Chrome-cast streaming stick and Amazon's Fire TV devices surpassing those of Apple's hockey puck.