Amazon Kindle Fire HD 8.9-inch
The Amazon Kindle Fire HD is the most powerful Kindle of the Fire family featuring an 8.9-inch, 1,920 x 1,200 IPS display rated at 254 PPI, inside is a Texas Instruments OMAP 4470 processor. Other key features include dual stereo speakers with Dolby Digital Plus, front-facing HD camera, HDMI-out, dual-band Wi-Fi technology with MIMO (2.4GHz and 5.0GHz) and 16GB of onboard storage.
Bright and colorful display with wide viewing angles.
Long battery life.
Incredibly fast 4G LTE speeds.
Seamless streaming performance.
Unmatched media library.
Highly streamlined UI.
No memory expansion.
Removing ads from lock screen costs 15.
Power adapter sold separately.
Web performance is lacking compared with that of other tablets.
It's physical design is fairly plain with buttons that are too flush with its chassis.
The curated Appstore means many games and non-entertainment quality apps are not available.
Lack of core tablet functionality.
By TechRadar on November 13, 2013
We get our hands on the latest bit of Amazon kit – but will a stronger CPU and supercrisp screen be enough to take on the Nexus 7? The Amazon Kindle Fire HDX 7 is a tablet that's entering choppy waters. The seven inch segment is getting crowded, but...-
By PC Advisor on October 08, 2013
Here we're comparing the new 7in Tesco Hudl against both the 7in Amazon Kindle Fire HD and its bigger brother the Kindle Fire HD 8.9-inch . The Hudl costs £119 inc VAT in the UK, and the Kindle Fire HD tablets cost £119 for the 7in, and £229 for the...-
By Tech2 on June 26, 2013
The Kindle Fire HD will be available from June 27, 2013 in the Indian market and can be purchased on www.amazon.in. The tablet is available in two variants—16GB and 32GB versions, which are priced at Rs 21,999 and Rs 25,999 respectively. After...75
By booredatwork.com on April 20, 2013
I know, I Know, we are a little late to the party with our Amazon Kindle Fire HD 8.9 review . Amazon 's largest tablet priced at $269; what you have here is a tablet that sports an 8.9-inch HD display, 1GB of ram, a dual-cor processor, and 16GB of...-
By The Inquirer on April 19, 2013
ONLINE RETAILER Amazon has added to its tablet family with the Kindle Fire HD 8.9. The tablet is a larger version of the 7in model introduced by Amazon last year, and aims to please those users looking for a high-quality screen in the more traditional...70
By V3.co.uk on April 18, 2013
The Kindle Fire HD has improved on its smaller sibling with a larger and higher-quality display, but the issues around performance and usability...80
By LaptopMag on April 15, 2013
Now with 4G LTE, the Amazon Kindle Fire HD 8.9 has an added layer of...70
By Expert Reviews on April 12, 2013
Great hardware for the money, and a great range of content to buy, but Amazon’s take on Android still feels comparatively inflexible...80
By PC Advisor on April 12, 2013
Both the original Amazon Kindle Fire HD and the Kindle Fire HD 8.9 are grown up e-readers that are also great for watching films, browsing the web, emailing and playing games. You can install apps, listen to music, and - yes - read books. With their...-
By NotebookCheck on April 11, 2013
Amazon Kindle Fire HD 8.9 As the third iteration of Amazon's Kindle Fire series, the Kindle Fire HD 8.9 offers no surprises. Everything we praised about the HD 7 has made its way here , including the (very) bright display, strong build quality for...84