Amazon Kindle Fire HD: a family portrait spec comparison
0. phoneArena 06 Sep 2012, 14:24 posted on
The Amazon Kindle Fire HD new family of tablets is here and the big surprise seems to be that Amazon is now focusing more on full-color tablets, at least there were…
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1. robocopvn (Posts: 337; Member since: 10 Mar 2010)
are you sure Kindle Fire 2 get camera, and has 1024x768 (4:3 ratio) not 1024x600 ?? or is it a mistake :D
1920x1200 on the 7'' screen, I just calculated it, it's a 323 PPI screen, on the tablet !
WOWWWWWW, over retina , is it ? apple ? haha !! AMAZINGGGGGGGG
4. Victor.H (Posts: 562; Member since: 27 May 2011)
Sadly, turns out we were a bit mislead by Amazon's murky language - the 7-inch Fire HD only has 1280x800 pixels.
8. robocopvn (Posts: 337; Member since: 10 Mar 2010)
Ok I get it :D I guess 7'' will be equiped with 4460, when 8.9'' with 4470
and please fix the kindle fire 2 version, it's still only have 8GB,
official here:http://www.amazon.com/Kindle-Fire-LCD-Display-Wi-F i/dp/B0083Q04IQ/ref=sr_tr_1?ie=UTF8&qid=1346962484 &sr=8-1&keywords=kindle+fire
guys should check the end of the page, where the official specs showed off, many version of storage to choose :D
2. Jphones (Posts: 235; Member since: 10 Feb 2012)
really they just pulled an apple in the fact they really didn't change design they just made the screen better.smh still looks cool and afforable but a design tweak would have made it alot better
3. quickweevil (Posts: 51; Member since: 21 Dec 2011)
What exactly could they tweak? Why fix it if it ain't broke?
5. ajac09 (Posts: 1447; Member since: 30 Sep 2009)
good designs but I wont be buying one. Why? Just dont feel the wow here.
6. roryschmitz (Posts: 2; Member since: 22 Mar 2012)
Does the Fire HD 7 inch now have volume rocker buttons? The original Fire didn't that I could find and only use a software volume control. It was terribly annoying.
7. fervid (Posts: 183; Member since: 22 Nov 2011)
So, the 7" HD has no TI OMAP 4470 or HDMI and the LTE has no Camera and Wifi that they bragged about forever???
9. fervid (Posts: 183; Member since: 22 Nov 2011)
Specs on their page shows 7" with OMAP 4460 and HDMI and the LTE Model has Camera and Wifi.
11. Victor.H (Posts: 562; Member since: 27 May 2011)
Sorry for the confusion, we were compiling this first on the murky language from Amazon's event. It's now all updated and corrected! Appreciate your feedback.
10. Klamba92 (Posts: 209; Member since: 25 Jun 2012)
do the new kindle fires have access to the google play store out of the box?
12. MichaelHeller (Posts: 2693; Member since: 26 May 2011)
No, just the Amazon Appstore. No Google Apps at all, as expected, this is pure Amazon.
14. Klamba92 (Posts: 209; Member since: 25 Jun 2012)
OK, well i'm glad i ordered the nexus 7 then best of both worlds plus jelly beans buttery smoothness!