As you might be already aware that Amazon’s Kindle Fire had already became a big hit and when it was announced in 2011 and Amazon is looking maintain the same momentum this year too since it has just announced Kindle Fire HD.Since Amazon had already made jump from small to big screens with its e-readers previously, the same is going to happen again for this newly announced tablet, Kindle Fire HD.

Specs and Features of 8.9 inch Kindle Fire HD-

Kindle Fire HD 8.9

  • Amazon announced Kindle Fire HD with an 8.9-inch, 1920×1200 display.
  • The device measured 8.9 mm thick along with a high resolution screen in which the touch sensor is also laminated, which Amazon offers for better sharpness and contrast.
  • Fire HD 8.9 inch model has a TI OMAP 4470 processor.
  • Dual Speakers
  • Rear HD Camera

Pricing of 8.9 inch Kindle Fire HD  You can buy 16GB version of this tablet for 299$. However, shipping would be started on 20th November.

Note: Folks looking for added connectivity will have to opt for Kindle Fire HD with 4G LTE for $499.

Brief Overview of Kindle Fire HD-

Kindle Fire HD 7

But that’s not it. Amazon has also announced another smaller Kindle Fire HD tablet which is the 7-inch tablet that would just cost $199 (also for 16GB). It consists of almost all of the features from its larger tablet, the 8.9 inch model of Kindle Fire HD. Only the major exception would be the screen resolution in both the Kindle Fire HDs since you 1280 x 800 here. As per Amazon, you can expect 11 hours battery life from the 7-inched Kindle Fire HD. The 7-inched tablet would also have to same processor and similar features to the larger counterpart. Shipments for this device are going to be started by 14th September.


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