Amazon Kindle Fire HD 7-inch hands-on
The 7-inch HD model is slightly longer and wider and a touch thinner than the original Kindle Fire. The screen resolution of the 7-inch HD is 1280x800 HD LCD display, offering up to 720p HD. It also has an HD front facing camera for video Skype calls. Under the hood is a dual-core 1.2GHz OMAP 4460 processor. The 7-inch Kindle Fire HD begins shipping on September 14th, and prices start at $199 for the 16GB model and $249 for the 32GB model.
Amazon Kindle Fire HD 7-inch
1. 1280x800 HD LCD display
2. Easy on the hand
3. Digital Dolby Plus
5. Thin and streamlined
6. USB and HDMI up-close
7. Flush volume and sleep/power button
8. Fluid operation
1. Berzerk000 (Posts: 3992; Member since: 26 Jun 2011)
OH GOD, THE BEZEL! in all seriousness though, that is quite a large bezel.
3. yougotkilled1 (Posts: 167; Member since: 27 Apr 2011)
Could give the nexus 7 a good run. 16GB for the price of the 8GB model of the nexus 7. I would consider this if the windows 8 tablet is a bust.
4. pikapowerize (banned) (Posts: 1869; Member since: 03 May 2012)
i thought this kindle will start at $159?
5. Gawain (Posts: 352; Member since: 15 Apr 2010)
The first generation Kindle Fire had some minor upgrades applied to it, and its price was reduced to $159. This is the new HD model.