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Future Amazon slates to be powered by MediaTek?

Future Amazon slates to be powered by MediaTek?

posted: 11 Aug 2013, 19:43

A published report in China says that Amazon has signed a deal with MediaTek for the latter to supply chips for the Amazon Kindle Fire tablets; according to the report, Amazon will use the MT8135 quad-core chipset which features ARM’s big.LITTLE...

Amazon Coins are now live in the U.S., Kindle Fire owners get 500 of them free

Amazon Coins are now live in the U.S., Kindle Fire owners get 500 of them free

posted: 13 May 2013, 09:11

If you own an Amazon Kindle Fire tablet, that means you're now $5 richer. Well, sort of. That's because the Amazon Coins virtual currency, which the online retailer announced in early 2013, is now live for...

Analyst: Google Nexus 7 trailed the Apple iPad mini and the Amazon Kindle Fire in 2012

Analyst: Google Nexus 7 trailed the Apple iPad mini and the Amazon Kindle Fire in 2012

posted: 19 Feb 2013, 18:33

A real live numbers crunchin', pencil-pushin', tobaccy chewin' analyst crunched some numbers and while Google doesn't release Nexus 7 sales, the analyst used the back door to figure out that 4.5...

Amazon Kindle Fire owns the U.S. Android tablet market with a 37% share

Amazon Kindle Fire owns the U.S. Android tablet market with a 37% share

posted: 28 Jan 2013, 11:41

Mobile app analytics firm Localytics used data from more than half a billion devices and found that the U.S. is the dominant tablet market in the world with 59% of Android tablet sales taking place in the United...

Amazon Mom and Amazon Prime members get an exclusive discount on Amazon Kindle Fire tablets

Amazon Mom and Amazon Prime members get an exclusive discount on Amazon Kindle Fire tablets

posted: 12 Dec 2012, 21:28

Amazon recently offered $50 off the Amazon Kindle Fire HD, and now that the deal is over Amazon is offering discounts on its tablets for those subscribed to Amazon Prime or Amazon Moms; the...

Amazon Kindle Fire HD gets update to 7.2.2; update includes Kindle Free Time Unlimited

Amazon Kindle Fire HD gets update to 7.2.2; update includes Kindle Free Time Unlimited

posted: 08 Dec 2012, 20:36

As expected, Amazon is updating the Amazon Kindle Fire HD to include the Kindle Free Time Unlimited feature; this allows owners of any Kindle Fire tablet to purchase unlimited apps, music, books,...

Amazon introduces

Amazon introduces "Kindle Free Time Unlimited", bringing unlimited content for the youngsters

posted: 05 Dec 2012, 03:38

Amazon's "Kindle Free Time Unlimited" is an all-you-can-eat service that allows you to download a wide range of content for those ages 3 to 8 om any Amazon Kindle Fire device; an upcoming...

Amazon Kindle Fire 2 just $129 on Cyber-Monday

Amazon Kindle Fire 2 just $129 on Cyber-Monday

posted: 26 Nov 2012, 07:54

Amazon is selling the Amazon Kindle Fire 2, the non-HD sequel to the original low-priced tablet, for $129 on Cyber-Monday; the price is $30 off the regular $159 price of the tablet although you need to write FIREDEAL at checkout...

Amazon starts shipping its new Kindle Fire and Kindle Fire HD in the UK

Amazon starts shipping its new Kindle Fire and Kindle Fire HD in the UK

posted: 25 Oct 2012, 08:44

Amazon's Kindle Fire 2 (that's how we call the upgraded Kindle Fire) and Kindle Fire HD 7" have been available to US customers for a while, but just now has Amazon started shipping the devices in the UK...

Amazon Kindle Fire HD now responsible for 11% of the web traffic from Amazon's tablets

Amazon Kindle Fire HD now responsible for 11% of the web traffic from Amazon's tablets

posted: 26 Sep 2012, 20:40

Analytics firm Chitika Insights has set its sight on the Amazon Kindle Fire line of tablets as has discovered that 11% of web ad impressions for the entire Kindle Fire line are coming from the...

Amazon Kindle Fire 2 and Amazon Kindle Fire HD now shipping

Amazon Kindle Fire 2 and Amazon Kindle Fire HD now shipping

posted: 14 Sep 2012, 10:02

If you missed the pre-order period for the Amazon Kindle Fire 2 and the Amazon Kindle Fire HD, the good news is that both tablets are shipping now; the sequel to the original Kindle Fire has some improvements, but is still affordable...

Poll results: Which one of the new Kindle Fires you like best?

Poll results: Which one of the new Kindle Fires you like best?

posted: 10 Sep 2012, 07:51

The biggest news in tablets last week was the unveiling of the brand new Kindle Fire HD series of devices along with an upgraded and cheaper Kindle Fire…

Amazon releases full video of Amazon Kindle Fire tablet announcements

Amazon releases full video of Amazon Kindle Fire tablet announcements

posted: 07 Sep 2012, 23:46

if you didn't happen to attend the Amazon event at which the online retailer introduced a plethora of new tablets, you can view it yourself over and over and over again as Amazon uploaded the whole thing, all 72 minutes...

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