Amazon Fire TV Cube 2019 Review – Still one of the best streaming devices on the market, but less impressive than last year.

The Amazon Fire TV Stick 4K Ultra HD was and still is one of the best streaming devices on the market. With an RRP of £49.99, at the time of launch, it was one of two devices supporting Dolby Vision and HDR10+ and a fraction of the price of the Apple TV. The year has … Read more

NVIDIA Shield TV Pro & Standard 2019 vs Shield TV 2017 vs Fire TV Cube 2019 Compared – Which is the best streaming device for 2019?

Yesterday Nvidia finally took the wraps off their new NVIDIA Shield TV and the Pro models with the new tubular-shaped model lowering the price down to £150 compared to the £180 currently charged for the existing model, and making it quite competitive with the new Fire TV Cube at £110. With Black Friday and Christmas … Read more

Amazon Fire TV Cube 4K (2019) vs Nvidia Shield – Which is the ultimate set-top streaming box?

I watch way too much TV and movies, most of it is streamed, via Netflix or other services or on my local server via both Kodi and Plex. I am always on the quest for the best, and ideally affordable, set-top box to handle all my media needs. The Nvidia Shield is universally praised, many … Read more

Amazon Fire TV Cube Announced – 4K Ultra HD Fire TV with Alexa

We have already reported that there was an Amazon Fire TV Cube in the works and now it is official. The new  Amazon Fire TV Cube, a hands-free 4K Ultra HD streaming media player with Alexa allows you to control your TV from across the room. You can find and watch your favourite TV shows and movies, power … Read more

Amazon Fire TV Cube Confirmed – Fire TV-Echo Dot hybrid

Many people were slightly disappointed when the 4K Fire TV came in the form of a lower cost dongle with no ethernet (though it is a great device). Many AV enthusiasts wanted a more powerful box and we have continued to hope this would be released. There were leaks last year that Amazon was releasing … Read more

Globmall X4 Android TV Box Review

Having previously reviewed the ABOX A1, which had issues with some local file playback, I thought I would try another budget Android TV brand, this time the Globmall X4. Priced at just £42 it is slightly cheaper than the ABOX A1 but has the same specification. The internals is the same, you get: CPU: Amlogic … Read more

Amazon Fire TV 4K (2017) Review

Following my review of the GooBang Doo ABOX A1 Plus, I wasn’t entirely happy with the performance for my particular needs. It is a decent device for the money, I am just a bit fussy about things, I wasn’t overly keen on the user interface, the remote didn’t work very well in Netflix, and I … Read more

New Amazon Fire TV with 4K Ultra HD and High Dynamic Range (HDR) Launched for £69.99

As part of the recent Amazon product launch, they have released the latest Fire TV. This device is an upgraded version of the immensely popular Fire TV stick, rather than an upgraded version the original Fire TV 4k which was the box version with ethernet. At the moment the original Fire TV 4K is no longer available, … Read more