Amazon Kindle Fire HD

Announced:
Sep 6, 2012
Market status:
Released
Release date:
Sep 14, 2012

PhoneArena Rating:

8.0
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  • Fingerprint
  • Lightweight
  • Thin
  • LTE
  • Waterproof
  • NFC
  • Dual SIM

Display

Display size:

7.0 inches

Resolution:

1280 x 800 pixels

Pixel density:

216 ppi

Technology:

IPS LCD

Screen-to-body ratio:

53.66 %

Touchscreen:

Capacitive, Multi-touch

Features:

Ambient light sensor, Scratch-resistant glass

Camera

Video recording:

Features:

Video calling

Front:

1.3 megapixels

Design

Form factor:

Candybar

Dimensions:

7.6 x 5.4 x 0.4 inches (193 x 137 x 10.3 mm)

Weight:

13.9 oz (395 g)
the average is 21.1 oz (602 g)

Colors:

Black

Hardware & Performance

System chip:

TI OMAP4460

Processor:

Dual-core, 1200 MHz, ARM Cortex-A9

GPU:

PowerVR SGX540

RAM:

1 GB DDR2

Internal storage:

16 GB

Maximum User Storage:

12.6 GB

Device type:

Tablet

OS:

Android (4.0)

Battery

Type:

Not user replaceable

Internet browsing

Browser:

supports:

HTML, HTML5

Connectivity

Bluetooth:

Yes

Profiles/ Protocols:

Advanced Audio Distribution (A2DP)

Wi-Fi:

802.11 b, g, n, dual-band, Multiple antennas, MIMO

USB:

USB 2.0

Connector:

microUSB

HDMI:

Micro HDMI (Type D)

Charging connector:

microUSB

Location:

Wi-Fi positioning

Other:

Computer sync, OTA sync

Phone features

Sensors:

Accelerometer, Gyroscope

Organizer:

Calendar, Document viewer (Office, PDF, Kindle (AZW), TXT, PDF, unprotected MOBI and PRC )

E-mail:

Yes

Multimedia

Music player:

Features:

Album art cover, Background playback

Supported formats:

MP3, AAC, WAV, MP4, OGG, MIDI

Speakers:

Multiple speakers

Headphones connector:

3.5mm

Availability

Officially announced:

Sep 06, 2012

Shopping information

Warranty period:

12 Months

In The Box:

USB 2.0 cable, and Quick Start Guide

MSRP price:

$ 199
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This device is also known as Amazon Kindle Fire HD 7

ALTERNATIVE VARIANTS

We list only the specs that are different than the main variant

Amazon Kindle Fire HD 7 32GB

Differences from the main variant:

Internal storage:

26.9 GB

Pros

No Pros

Cons

  • Lacks a camera on the back
  • Thick body (0.4 inches)
  • The camera lacks autofocus
  • Too little RAM
  • Lacks GPS

Description

The new Amazon Kindle Fire HD 7-inch is a tablet with an impressive resolution of 1200 x 800 pixels and an IPS LCD screen. It packs a 1.2GHz processor that Amazon brags outperforms the Tegra 3. The price is set at the low $199.

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