Amazon Kindle Fire is no longer considered as an e-book reader or just a tablet that focuses only on shopping. It’s a powerful entertainment hub. We had the news that something gorgeous will be coming from the house of Amazon. Exactly the same thing happened in a press conference held in Los Angeles. Amazon officially announced the arrival three new tablets, 7 inch Kindle Fire HD, 8.9 inch Kindle Fire and 8.9 inch Kindle Fire HD with 4G LTE support. The 7 inch Kindle Fire HD will be available in market by September 14th. Other two be made available on or before November 20th.
Well, Kindle Fire HD is extremely light and thin. It is measured to have 8.8 mm thickness while the gross weight is less than 400 gm. The back panel of the tablet is made of some rubber like material which provides extra bit of griping facility. It features 7 inch IPS LCD Capacitive touch screen display with resolution support of 1280×800 px resolution. The 8.9 inch Kindle Fire HD comes with whooping 1920×1200 pixels resolution at 254 ppi. Powered by dual core TI OMAP 4470 chip Kindle Fire HD seamlessly runs HD movies like The Hunger Games.
Kindle Fire HD is free from touch sensitive capacitive buttons. Volume and lock control buttons are placed in side panel. Bluetooth, dual band Wi-Fi and HDMI port are there. Front facing HD camera for video calling is crafted in the front panel quite brilliantly. Kindle Fire HD comes with 16 GB of internal storage (12.6 GB free) and micro SD card slot expandable up to 32 GB. You get plenty of storage to keep media files in this exciting tablet.
Take a look at the key features-
Key Features of Kindle Fire HD
- Thickness 10.3 mm and weight 395 gm
- 7 inch IPS LCD 1280×800 pixels display with anti-glare technology
- Dual core 1.2 GHz TI OMAP 4470 CPU and PowerVR 3D GPU
- Dual band Wi-Fi for 40% faster download and streaming
- Integrated Facebook, Twitter, Gmail, Hotmail, Yahoo applications
- 16 GB on board storage, micro SD card slot
- 22 million movies, TV shows, over 20 million songs, magazines and Over 600,000 books
- Front facing HD camera for video calling
- Micro HDMI port, USB 2.0 port
- Overall, 11 hrs of backup and surfing time
- Dolby sound enhancement, virtual surround sound
- Free Amazon cloud storage
Amazon Kindle Fire HD will be available from September 14th. You can get the 16 GB version for as low as £159.00 or $199 USD and 32 GB version for £199.00 or $249 USD. You can pre-book your 7 inch Kindle Fire HD now. Kindle Fire HD 8.9 inch model and Kindle Fire HD with 4G LTE support will hit by November 20th.