The All-New Amazon Fire Tablet HD 8 is here, arriving in 4 brilliant colors, black / blue / magenta / tangerine. It comes with an 8″ HD Display, Wi-Fi, and 16 GB of memory, and sells for $89 at Amazon. For the 32 GB memory version you will need to pay $119.
The Amazon Fire Tablet HD 8 now has a battery life of up to 12 hours and 2X the storage, 50% more RAM than prior models. It produces faster performance with a stunning 8″ HD display (189 ppi / 1280 x 800), a fast 1.3 GHz quad-core processor, stereo speakers with Dolby Audio, and rear and front-facing cameras. The Fire HD 8 features a widescreen 1280 x 800 high-definition display with over a million pixels (189 ppi) and a bright, vivid picture. Enjoy movies and games in a crisp, clear HD resolution, with less glare and more brightness thanks to a stunning IPS (in-plane-switching) LCD display.
You can enjoy Amazon Underground, a one-of-a-kind app store experience where thousands of apps, games and even in-app items are 100% free – including extra lives, unlocked levels, unlimited add-on packs and more. With the Fire HD you can enjoy millions of movies, TV shows, songs, Kindle e-books, apps and games – including Netflix, Facebook, HBO, Pandora and more.
If you are an Amazon Prime member you can choose from thousands of Prime movies and TV episodes to download for offline viewing, all at no additional cost. With 16 or 32 GB of internal storage you get free unlimited cloud storage for all content and photos taken with your Amazon Fire Tablet device. You can also add a microSD card for up to 200 GB of additional storage.
The Amazon Fire Tablet is a very sturdy product. Amazon engineers Fire tablets to hold up against everyday life. As measured in tumble tests, Fire HD 8 is 2X more durable than the iPad Mini 4, and of course sells for far less. For reading purposes you can choose from millions of Kindle e-book and magazine titles and connect with the largest online community of book lovers on Goodreads.
It features over 300,000 apps including favorites like Facebook, Twitter, and Spotify. You can play great titles like Frozen Free Fall, Angry Birds Slingshot Stella, and Sonic Dash from developers like Disney, Gameloft, Rovio Entertainment, and more.
Also check out our post on the Amazon Fire TV Stick when you get chance, another great product from Amazon !