Today Amazon launched 'Fire TV,'
a new video streaming box designed to compete with devices like the Roku and Apple TV. The Fire TV runs Android on a quad-core Qualcomm 1.7 GHz processor with 8GB of internal storage and 2GB of RAM. It supports 1080p video output at 60fps and measures 4.5" x 4.5" x 0.7". The Fire TV is also explicitly designed to support gaming
, and Amazon has concurrently launched their own game controller
. The Fire TV's remote control includes a microphone and a button that lets you search TV show and movies by voice.