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Hi, is it possible to find a way to watch Amazon Prime movies if you have a Tivo box? Thanks. 

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Re: Amazon Prime

Simple answer - no.

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most modern smart TVs / Blu ray players have a version of the amazon video app built in, or downloadable. it's also on most consoles: PS3, PS4, Xbox one...

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you could get a https://www.amazon.co.uk/gp/product/B01ETRIFOW/ref=amb_link_236207067_2?pf_rd_m=A3P5ROKL5A1OLE&pf_rd... aka amazon fire stick, that plugs into usb port on TV, would need a TV that supports this feature.
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Re: Amuazon Prime

Fire stick is hdmi, not usb .

It uses a usb port for additional power from its own psu,  but audio and video is delivered at up to 1080p to the tv via hdmi. 

A roku stick does the same, at similar cost.

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Simple answer - no.

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Re: Amazon Prime

Thank you, thought not.....

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Re: Amuazon Prime

Fire stick is hdmi, not usb .

It uses a usb port for additional power from its own psu,  but audio and video is delivered at up to 1080p to the tv via hdmi. 

A roku stick does the same, at similar cost.

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Both of those sticks need good wifi at the tv location. If that is an issue you go up the range and use wired fire tv or roku boxes,  with powerline

The top of range options also support 4k.

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