This version of the online retailer's tablet line has a 7 inch screen with resolution of 1280 x 800 and features a dual-core 1.2GHz TI OMAP 4460 processor driving the tablet. A 1.3MP front facing camera comes with the device, which is available with 16GB or 32GB of native storage. The former will cost you $199 while the latter wears a $249 price tag.
Both the entry level Amazon Kindle Fire 2 and the Amazon Kindle Fire HD are now shipping. The other two models, the Amazon Kindle Fire HD 8.9 and the Amazon Kindle Fire HD 8.9 4G LTE will be released on November 20th, just in time for the holiday shopping season.