HOW TO USE AMAZON FIRE TV STICK FOR BEST EXPERIENCE
Amazon is unarguably the biggest internet retailer on earth in terms of both revenue and market capitalization. The American electronic commerce and cloud computing company has been in business since 1994 and is based in Seattle Washington. Amazon started as an online bookstore but has since diversified into almost every aspect of retail products and software or different types. It also offers streaming services. Amazon has also ventured into production and marketing of consumer electronics of which Amazon Fire Stick is one them. Amazon not only made this great device but also delivers great help on Amazon Fire Stick Support Phone Number which is a toll free phone number in United States and other supported countries.
Amazon Fire TV Stick (or Amazon Fire Stick) is the most popular video streaming device from the company. It is also the most affordable of the video streaming devices from the company. There are so many interesting things about this device aside from the fact that it is the cheapest option. Though it has limited features, it will still make a great device. Looking at the Fire TV Stick, it is more like a memory Stick on steroid. Measuring 9cm long and 3cm deep, the device is tough enough and will plug straight into an HDMI port on your smart Television. The device also comes with a great remote, same as the one you will see in the costlier Amazon Fire TV box. Amazon calls it Alexa voice remote that helps you to search the content on the device just by saying its name, which is a great feature.
Like most devices from Amazon, the Fire TV Stick is very simple to set up. All you need to do is plug the Stick into any free HDMI port in your Television set and plug the USB cable into a power source, detailed instruction are available on Amazon Fire Stick Support Phone Number which is just a call away. With simple on-screen instructions, you will have your Alexa remote paired and the device completely hooked up to your home network. Sign into your Amazon account and things will smoothly move forward from there.
This device has a somewhat redesigned interface that is quite easy to navigate with your Alexa remote. The Alexa voice control also enables you to search for content with your voice. The Fire Stick also offers 1080p resolution for an exceptional streaming experience. The Quad-core CPU and upgraded 802.11ac Wi-fi are other features that will interest you. In all, the Amazon Fire TV Stick is a fast and stable device that will offer great streaming experience. Only downside is that it is still aimed heavily at prime users. Click Here to know more about technical specifications.
Amazon Fire TV Sticks Common Issues and Solutions
Here are some common issues and problems that may arise while using Amazon Fire Stick if it happens you can call Amazon Fire Stick Support or you can fix them by yourself.
1. Amazon Fire TV is Frozen, Blank, or Won’t Power On
The problems above are not so common but they do occur sometimes. It is understandable that you will be really worried but there is no need for too much stress as the Fire Stick Frozen problem can be solved without much stress just by calling on Amazon Fire TV Support Phone Number. The simple fix may be to just restart your device. There are different ways you can do this. Press and hold the “select” and “play/pause” buttons on the remote at the same time for five seconds or go to the Fire TV menu; select “setting”, then “device” and then “Restart”. You can also disconnect the device from power source and plug it back.
2. Can’t Purchase Content from Your Fire TV Stick
Sometimes you may find out that you are unable to purchase content from Amazon and this can be infuriating. The problem can also be fixed easily. You will have to ensure that your device is connected to the internet first. From your Fire TV menu, select “settings” and go to “Network” to see that it is truly connected. It is also important to confirm at this point that your 1-click payment method is set up correctly.
3. Issues with Third-Party Apps
It can be frustrating when you are trying to download, install or use a third-party app and your Fire TV is not responding appropriately. This problem can be solved in a number of ways as suggested by Amazon Fire Stick Support Number. Go to your Fire TV menu and select “setting”, then “applications” and then “manage installed application”. You will see all your app and all you need to do is to select the app you are having trouble with. Change the settings if necessary, or clear cache and/or data. You can also force stop or uninstall the app and reinstall the app from “apps and channels”.
4. Audio Issues
Audio output problem can occur whereby you see pictures/video on your TV but there are no audio. There are different possible causes for Amazon Fire TV Sound Problem and different ways to fix the problem.
- Firstly, be sure that audio is not muted on your TV.
- If the Fire TV Stick is connected to an A/V receiver, ensure that the receiver is switched on.
- On your Fire TV menu, go to “setting” then “Display & Sounds”, then “Audio”. Ensure that Dolby Digital Plus is set to OFF.
- If your Fire TV is connected via an HDMI cable, you may need to unplug it and reconnect or change the cable if necessary.
How to Get Fire Stick Support from Amazon
Amazon is reputed for their strong customer support available on toll free Amazon Fire TV Support Phone Number round the clock. Even though there are millions of users scattered across the globe, the tech giant offers the needed support for each customer through a number of options.
Online Help Articles
Amazon have so many online help articles that customers can access to address different problems. These articles are tailored to meet specific problems customers may encounter and provide the needed support on how to solve them. They are well detailed and most suitable for individuals that are ready to read and understand ways of solving their unique problems.
If you are an amazon customer, you are also welcomed to be part of the community support. There is a digital and device forum where issues are discoursed on a regular basis. Once you have any troubles you can ask a question in the forum and people with the relevant knowledge will provide helpful answers.
Toll Free Customer Service
You also have the option of contacting Amazon by calling toll free Amazon Fire TV Support Number depending on your location. The best way, however, may be the contact screen.