More evidence surfaces of a larger Kindle Fire in 2012
posted by Victor H. / Jul 16, 2012, 8:26 AM
We’ve already heard from various sources tips and bits about a larger Kindle Fire coming this year, and now a developer briefed with Amazon’s plans confirmed this for the NY Times.
Along with the new, bigger Kindle Fire Amazon is preparing the second 7-inch fire, according to analysts. The company, of course, declined any official comments.
Last year, Amazon’s 7-inch tablet opened a niche that has grown hugely since its launch in mid-November. That niche is the one of affordable tablets. The Kindle Fire offered contemporary specs for the time with a price of $199, but with the tradeoff being a heavily customized version of Android.
Now, with Google entering the space with the Nexus 7 and Apple’s rumored upcoming iPad mini, can Amazon succeed with its new generation of Fire tablets? Let us know what you think in the comments below.
source: New York Times
Posts: 37; Member since: Dec 13, 2011
quad core 2.0GHz, 4GB of RAM, Camera 8MP real and 2MP front, OLED Sreen>300dpi, 3G and LTE, USB 3.0...bla...bla...bla...
posted on Jul 16, 2012, 8:44 AM 0
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haha...nice one bro..but we are talking abt tablets and not laptops...4GB RAM...have to wait for atleast another 2 yrs...
posted on Jul 16, 2012, 9:22 AM 1
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Eh, I disagree. I believe you will start seeing tablets come with 4GB of RAM in 2013. I mean we are already seeing smartphones with 2GB of RAM (i.e. GSIII). So, I don't think we are that far off from seeing tablets come with 4GB of RAM. Also, the Microsoft Surface Pro tablet may very well come with 4GB of RAM, though I have yet to find any articles saying exactly the amount it will come with.
posted on Jul 16, 2012, 10:22 AM 1
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If they can pull off a Quad Core Processor+Jelly Bean, they might have a chance...
posted on Jul 16, 2012, 8:50 AM 0
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am i the only one seeing that. a kindle fire 10 inch wuld mean other manufactures making cheap less pool .powerful ten inchers thus killing the premium market for good which .means no more mind blowing tabs???!!!
posted on Jul 16, 2012, 11:36 PM 0
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