Amazon Kindle Fire HD 8.9-inch

  • Amazon Kindle Fire HD 8.9-inch
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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.

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By TechRadar on -

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 -

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 75

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 using the...

By booredatwork.com on -

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 70

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...

By V3.co.uk on 80

The Kindle Fire HD has improved on its smaller sibling with a larger and higher-quality display, but the issues around performance and usability...

By gizmag.com on -

“This is the iPad with Retina Display,” begins the ad. “And this is the new Kindle Fire HD with an 8.9-inch display.” We then see two “stunning HD” screens, with the narrator telling us that we may not be able to tell the difference. Then he drops the...

By LaptopMag on 70

Now with 4G LTE, the Amazon Kindle Fire HD 8.9 has an added layer of...

By Expert Reviews on 80

Great hardware for the money, and a great range of content to buy, but Amazon’s take on Android still feels comparatively inflexible...

By PC Advisor on -

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 84

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 the...

By PC Advisor on -

Kindle Fire HD vs Kindle Fire HD 8.9: what is Kindle Fire HD? 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 movies and films, browsing the web, sending and receiving email and...

By What Mobile on -

Amazon’s slick looking step-up from the seven inch Kindle Fire HD, does movies well but remains as locked down as its smaller sibling.Heavy but heartyThe Kindle Fire HD is more an 8.9-inch e-reader with tablet capabilities than a full blown dedicated...

By PC Advisor on -

The Kindle Fire HD 8.9 is the big brother of the 7in version, which is simply called the Kindle Fire HD. See our Kindle Fire HD review . Both tablets share an identical design, with the 8.9 being larger because of the 8.9-inch screen. This...

By Channel Pro on 60

Amazon upgrades its Android-based tablet with a bigger, better screenRating: 3Average: 3 (1 vote) The Amazon Kindle Fire HD tablet made its UK debut in 7in form last September. Now, the 8.9in variant is here. With prices starting at £229 for the 16GB...

By PC Pro on 67

Amazon upgrades its Android-based tablet with a bigger, better...

By mobilechoice.co.uk on 70

The Kindle Fire HD 8.9 is a no-brainer for Amazon fans, providing a tough and sleek way to enjoy all of your apps, books, magazines, music and more, now on a larger screen. Movie fans will need to sign up for LoveFilm to take full advantage of the...

By CNET UK on 70

The Kindle Fire HD 8.9's Full HD screen and easy access to Amazon's streaming services makes it an attractive choice for media lovers who don't want to fork out for an iPad. Its lack of offline video is annoying however and the Nexus 7 still packs...

By PCAdvisor on 80

The hardware is hard to fault – excepting the hard-to-find buttons – and the screen is great for the money. The app store is lacking compared to Google Play, but undemanding users will find almost everything they need.

By PC Advisor on 80

Launched in the US back in November 2012, the Kindle Fire HD 8.9" tablet has now arrived this side of the pond. It's the biggest Kindle Fire to date, being the big brother of the 7in Amazon Kindle Fire HD . (For more, see: Amazon Kindle Fire vs Kindle...