4 Black Friday deals on streaming sticks [Roku, Fire TV]

Milan Stanojevic
by Milan Stanojevic
Windows & Software Expert
Milan has been enthusiastic about PCs ever since his childhood days, and this led him to take interest in all PC-related technologies. Before joining WindowsReport, he worked as a front-end web developer. Read more
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Many devices will be on discount this year, and the same goes for streaming sticks. If you’re looking for a new streaming stick for your TV, today we’re happy to show you the best streaming stick deals.

Note: Deals are subject to change. Sometimes, some of the deals listed in our guides may no longer be available by the time you hit the buy button. So, hurry up and grab them while they’re hot. Check out more Black Friday deals:

What are the best streaming stick deals?

Fire TV Stick 4K

  • Processor: Quad-core 1.7 GHz
  • GPU: IMG GE8300
  • Storage: 8 GB internal
  • Wi-Fi: Dual-band, dual-antenna with MIMO support, supports 802.11a/b/g/n/ac standards
  • Some Wi-Fi minor issues

Fire TV Stick 4K allows you to enjoy in 4K video on your TV, so it’s perfect for all your media needs. With this streaming stick, you can enjoy over 500,000 movies and TV episodes.

In addition to your favorite TV shows and movies, you can also listen to your favorite songs using Amazon Music, Spotify and iHeartRadio services.

We also have to mention that Fire TV Stick 4K has a built-in Alexa support, so you can perform various tasks using voice commands.

Fire TV Stick

  • Processor: Quad-core ARM 1.3 GHz
  • GPU: Mali450 MP4
  • Storage: 8 GB internal
  • Wi-Fi: Dual-band, dual-antenna with 2×2 MIMO support, supports 802.11a/b/g/n/ac standards
  • Bluetooth: Bluetooth 4.1
  • Volume controls issues

Unlike the previous entry on our list, Fire TV Stick doesn’t support 4K video, due to less hardware power. However, this streaming stick offers the same access to online services such as Netflix, Hulu, HBO, YouTube, etc.

This version also supports various music services such as Pandora, Amazon Music, and iHeartRadio. You can even play a hundred of available games right from it.

Fire TV Stick also has an Alexa Voice Remote so you can perform various actions just by using your voice.

Roku Streaming Stick

  • Video resolution: 720p, 1080p
  • Audio: Digital stereo over HDMI, DTS Digital Surround, pass through over HDMI
  • Network: Dual-band wireless, supports 802.11 b/g/n standard
  • Voice support: Yes
  • The HDMI extender must be ordered

Roku Streaming Stick allows you to stream online content and you can enjoy in over 150,000+ movies and TV episodes. In addition, you can view content from Netflix, BBC iPlayer and many other services.

Roku Streaming Stick supports voice control so you can play various content simply by using your voice.

In addition, there’s also a mobile app available that you can use to remotely control your Roku or use it to cast videos, photos and music to your screen.

Overall, Roku Streaming Stick offers great features, and its only flaw is the lack of 4K support.

Roku Ultra

  • Video resolution: 1080p, 720p, 4K (2160p)
  • Audio: Digital stereo, DTS Digital Surround, Dolby Audio, and Dolby ATMOS
  • Network: 802.11ac MIMO dual-band wireless
  • Voice remote with buttons for TV power and volume, plus lost remote finder
  • The first time setup involves downloading a system update

Roku Ultra allows you to enjoy in 4K video on your PC, and just like its predecessor it allows you to access over 150,000+ movies and TV episodes. In addition, you can stream content from other paid services such as Netflix, HBO, etc.

Overall, Roku Ultra is an improvement over the older model, and if you have a 4K TV, this streaming stick might be perfect for you.

A streaming stick can be a welcome addition to your TV, especially if you stream online content frequently. These are some of the best streaming sticks available, so be sure to get them while the discount lasts.

Frequently Asked Questions

  • Take a look at our best streaming sticks selection for your TV to find the proper Firestick for your needs.

  • It is preferable to have the same type of technology for the remote control. For other great information on TV technology, take a look at our best OLED TV deals.

  • You can plug the Amazon Fire TV stick into the HDMI port on your TV and connect it to the Internet to turn your TV into a smart TV. Also, check out our best smart TV remotes with keyboard deals for more information.

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