Best Buy will be the exclusive retailer selling the TVs as part of a multiyear agreement that deepens the relationship between the two companies.
Translation: Yes, Best Buy has this splashy new deal with Amazon that makes it a preferred third-partys seller on Amazon's site. It's unclear if Best Buy will pay a standard commission as an Amazon merchant, or whether a different deal was negotiated.
Bezos said they have been working closely together to make a "killer product".
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"Our goal is to enrich the lives of our customers by offering them the very best products and services, whether they come to us online, visit our stores, or invite us into their homes", said Hubert Joly, Best Buy chairman and CEO.
The newly designed TVs will come with a built-in Fire TV interface.
"This is not the beginning of a attractive friendship, to quote Casablanca", he said. "Amazon partners with Best Buy because of its industry-leading role in bringing the latest technology to millions of customers", says one header.
Fire TV Edition provides a smart TV experience that seamlessly integrates your favorite streaming and live over-the-air content on a unified home screen. And in the a year ago, Best Buy has rolled out Amazon Alexa displays, as well as those for Google Home, to 700 stores to better explain how to link those devices to other household gadgets. The included Voice Remote with Alexa lets you easily launch apps, search for TV shows, play music, switch inputs, control smart home devices, and more, simply by using your voice. Roku devices and Roku powered TVs are still pretty popular. But you can buy iPhones, Androids and other Apple and Google products at Best Buy stores and on its own website too. The standard streaming options will be available out of the box, and owners will be able to connect a TV antenna as well if they just want to watch the broadcast channels.