So i see absolutely no option to download anything despite having several gigs on the device, is this just a square that doesn't nothing but steam shows, seems pretty useless.
From the Amazon web page for the device:
"Fire TV Cube is the first hands-free streaming media player with Alexa. From across the room, just ask Alexa to turn on the TV, dim the lights, and play what you want to watch. "
"seems pretty useless."
Not if you understand what it is sold as and for. That storage is for additional streaming apps not downloads. Might as well condemn a family sedan for not being able to haul 1,500 pounds of bricks. Not what it was designed for. 8 Gig might hold a couple of hours of TV but not a lot more.
Get the right tool for the job. ;) Rather a number of DVR devices that will do what you want.
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