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Amazon's set-top box could offer PC game streaming service


2:30 PM on 03.18.2014
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The Amazon set-top box rumor train continues to chug along. The latest info leak from Tech Crunch is pretty substantial though, as they've learned that Amazon's device will be a dongle-like setup similar to Google's Chromecast, as opposed to something more like the Apple TV setup.

Their sources also add that there will be support for full PC game streaming, a huge step up from the simpler Android-based gaming we were originally expecting. Tech Crunch says the game streaming service will be similar to what OnLive offers, and that games will be streamed at 30fps.

Amazon’s Set Top Box Will Be A Dongle Like Chromecast, Could Feature OnLive-Style Streaming [Tech Crunch]






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