Amazon Fire TV Device Users Can Now Watch Live TV Channels Online in India

Amazon Fire Tv Stick to feature Alexa support.

Amazon Fire TV Stick

Amazon Fire TV Stick and Fire TV Lite have recently made its way to India and the company has updated the Fire TV UI to improve the user experience. The newly launched Fire TV Sticks and Fire TV Lite are all set to go up for sale in India later this month. The company has now announced that the Fire TV Stick will arrive with Live TV support in the country.

According to the report, Amazon has added a ‘Live’ and ‘On Now’ tab on the home page of the Fire TV UI. These features will allow users to get access to Live TV channels from channels like Discovery+, SonyLIV, Voot, and NextG TV. Amazon also confirmed that soon the Fire TV Sticks will also support for live Zee5 channels.

List of Live Channels Amazon Fire TV Sticks will Support

  • Sony SAB HD
  • Colors HD
  • SET HD
  • Nick HD+
  • Dangal
  • DD National
  • News18 India
  • MTV Beats HD
  • SONY BBC Earth HD
  • Mastii TV Music
  • Discovery

Amazon Fire TV Stick

If you have a subscription for any of the above-mentioned content providers then you will see the ‘On Now’ option on the home screen along with a red bar on the bottom indicating the real-time progress of each thumbnail. The newly added feature also comes with support for Alexa voice commands. Now you can watch your favourite channels just by commanding Alexa.

“Since launching in India, Fire TV has been offering a vast selection of on-demand movies, TV shows, popular apps and features to customers. With Live TV integration, we are making this experience even better by providing instant access to popular, real-time content for our customers without having to switch inputs. It enriches the content experience by streaming live TV on the much-loved Fire TV interface, just by asking Alexa. Amazon will continuously expand this selection and offer the best of live TV experiences to our customers,” said Parag Gupta, Head of Amazon Devices, India.

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