Toshiba launches first TV range with Amazon Fire TV built in

Toshiba amazon fire tv 2023-06-21 at 10.49.18 AMToshiba has launched its first range of QF5D TVs with Amazon Fire TV built in for the UK market.

Currently available in 43”, 50”, 55” and 65” models, the Toshiba QF5D can be purchased at Amazon and Argos in the US from £349.

With Fire TV built in, the Toshiba QF5D now includes Alexa voice search and integrates into Alexa to offer smart home control.

Users can access films and TV series through streaming services such as Prime Video, Netflix, Now, Disney+ and BBC iPlayer via the Fire TV operating system and all through the QF5Ds home screen.

They can also access the UK’s Freeview Play with access to players such as ITVX, Channel 4, UKTV Play, My5, and BBC iPlayer.

Via Toshiba TV’s TRU Picture Engine, the new range automatically upscales non-4K content. TRU Micro-Dimming technology analyses 300 different zones to further enhance the contrast of an image by optimising the darker and brighter regions to create a more fluid and realistic image, according to Toshiba.

With TRU Flow, the QF5D analyses the image and frames to minimise judder effect and keep up with action scenes, according to Toshiba.

The range also comes with. Dolby Vision HDR and speakers created in collaboration with Onkyo and Dolby Atmos.

Bart Kuijten, commercial director, Toshiba TV UK said: “We are thrilled to expand Toshiba’s cooperation with Fire TV with the launch of the QF5D with Fire TV built in, giving our customers access to a huge range of entertainment all from one place. The QF5D is packed with tech, offering incredible picture quality with fantastic, enhanced colour reproduction, making it the ideal model for people to enjoy more of their favourite big screen moments.”

Emma Gilmartin, Director of Fire TV Europe, said: “Customers in the UK have been loving Toshiba TVs with Fire TV built-in, so we are excited to expand the line-up even further with the launch of QF5D TVsOur collaboration brings together Toshiba’s QLED technology and cinematic picture quality with Fire TV’s intuitive, content-forward experience that allows customers to easily find content they want to watch and control their smart homes with Alexa.”


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