“My dad just emailed me, asking the best way to add Netflix to his TV,” Dave Mark writes for The Loop.

“There are many ways to solve this problem, but my knee-jerk reaction was to consider an Apple TV. But the cheapest Apple TV is US$149,” Mark writes. “The Amazon Fire TV Stick solves the same problem for $30. For someone who just wants Netflix, hard to argue for the Apple TV.”

Mark writes, “At $30, the Fire Stick is a bargain, gives you something Apple TV does not (access to Amazon Video), and points out a real hole in Apple’s product line.”

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MacDailyNews Take: Plus, the Amazon Fire Stick comes with the Alexa Voice Remote that was actually designed by someone who tried to use it for five minutes before shipping it off to end users.