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Refreshed Amazon Kindle Fire HD now with a new, slimmer body and a $139 price tag

0. phoneArena 25 Sep 2013, 02:15 posted on

Earlier today in Seattle, behemoth e-tailer Amazon officially announced the new line of Kindle tablets...

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posted on 25 Sep 2013, 02:20 6

1. x7black7x (Posts: 118; Member since: 19 Feb 2012)


i would rather buy nexus7 (2013) than this!

posted on 25 Sep 2013, 02:48 1

3. jromy (Posts: 113; Member since: 26 Feb 2013)


but will you?
Otherwise, why even compare them?
This one is even more budget friendly, and if the iPad sales are anything to go by then people really like simplicity. If nothing else, Amazon's UI is really simple (which might or might not be a good thing when talking to techies)

posted on 25 Sep 2013, 02:42

2. ocilfa (Posts: 333; Member since: 03 Aug 2012)


Nook HD has a micro SD slot, higher res screen, Google play, and is $130.

BTW, great job on rep

posted on 25 Sep 2013, 02:49 1

4. jromy (Posts: 113; Member since: 26 Feb 2013)


Nook HD is dead.

posted on 25 Sep 2013, 03:06 1

5. ocilfa (Posts: 333; Member since: 03 Aug 2012)


CyanogenMod says otherwise...

posted on 25 Sep 2013, 07:21 1

6. TheLolGuy (Posts: 483; Member since: 05 Mar 2013)


No. Cyanogen does not mean anything. Nook HD IS dead and Cyanogen has nothing to do with it.

Are you going to say a Palm Pre is not dead because you can put a room on it? No.

posted on 25 Sep 2013, 10:48 1

7. GTR722 (Posts: 241; Member since: 20 Oct 2012)


They need a stock android room asap

posted on 25 Sep 2013, 12:57

9. roldefol (Posts: 2976; Member since: 28 Jan 2011)


The Kindle installed base doesn't need stock. The only thing they might need is access to the Play store (like they did with the Nook).

posted on 25 Sep 2013, 11:23

8. DukeX (Posts: 327; Member since: 28 Aug 2013)


It's AOSP time. Call it Kindle Nexus.

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