Sep 27, 2011

Amazon Kindle Fire Full Specifications And Price Details

Amazon Kindle Fire

The Amazon Kindle Fire is an Android-based tablet from the online giant retailer, which is having all the mid-range specifications. It looks a lot like a BlackBerry PlayBook.

Amazon Kindle Fire runs Android 2.3 Gingerbread OS with Amazon’s own eye-candy overlay on top of it, sporting a 7″ IPS-LCD backlit display with 1024 X 600 pixels of resolution with Gorilla Glass coating, powered by a 1GHz dual-core TI OMAP4 processor, 8GB of internal memory storage, 512MB RAM to keep things running, 3.5 mm stereo audio jack, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n connectivity, top-mounted stereo speakers, access to the Amazon’s own App Store, Kindle books, full-color magazines, etc. — all stored for free via Amazon Cloud Storage, access for 100,000 movies and TV shows, 17 million songs and much more. Amazon is also throwing a 30-day trial of Amazon Prime. Whispersync works with movies and TV Shows. Kindle Fire is also bringing an incredible computational horsepower of Amazon EC2 to accelerate mobile browsing with the help of “Amazon Silk” browser.

Sadly, Amazon kindle Fire is lacking camera and 3G connectivity and there is no access for Android Market.

Amazon Kindle Fire

Specifications Of Amazon Kindle Fire Tablet

Network
2G Network NO
3G Network NO
Dimensions
Size 190 mm x 120 mm x 11.4 mm
Weight 14.6 ounces (413 grams)
Form Factor Candybar Touch Tablet
Display
Type IPS-LCD Touchscreen
Size 7.1-inch
Resolution 1024 X 600 pixels
Input/ User Interface Gorilla Coating
Multi Touch
Accelerometer sensor for UI auto-rotate
Light-Sensor (Ambient)
Gyroscope
System Properties
Operating System Google Android 2.3 Gingerbread OS
CPU TI OMAP4 Dual-Core 1GHz Processor
512MB RAM
Storage Capacity
Internal Memory - 8GB Internal Memory Storage
Expandable Memory
Browser & Messaging HTML, Flash
MMS, SMS, IM, Email, RSS
Camera
Still NO
Secondary NO
Video Recording NO
Connectivity
Bluetooth
USB v2.0 Micro USB
Headset 3.5mm stereo headset jack
Radio
WLAN 802.11 Wi-Fi b/g/n
GPS
3G NO
Video & Audio
Audio & Video Formats Kindle (AZW), TXT, PDF, unprotected MOBI, PRC natively, Audible, DOC, DOCX, JPEG, GIF, PNG, BMP, non-DRM AAC, MP3, MIDI, OGG, WAV, MP4, VP8.
Battery
Type Li-Ion Standard Battery
Video Playback Time Up to 7.5 Hours
Usage Time Up to 8 hours of Continuous Reading
Other Features Android Flash Support
G-mail, Google Maps, G-Talk
Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, Picasa
Whispersync
Free Cloud Backup
Colors Availability Black

 

Amazon Kindle Fire

Amazon Kindle Fire

Amazon Kindle Fire

Amazon Kindle Fire

Amazon Kindle Fire

Price & Availability

The Amazon Kindle Fire tablet will be available to purchase for just $199.99 without your signature on any contract plans. The tablet will be shipping from November 15th.

Users will be getting 30-day free trial of Amazon Prime, which is $79-a-year membership service that includes streaming video and free two-day shipping.

Pre-Order: You can now Pre-order Amazon Kindle Fire at Amazon (hit the link) for $199.

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12 Comments

  • Fullspecs? Where? You are missing Weight, Resolution, CPU, and Memory. Change the name of the article.

  • will this device be able to connect via cable to HDTV screen to view movies, magazines, etc..???

  • Have a couple of questions. Would it play DIVX/XVID (MPEG-4 part 2) or does it only do MPEG-4 part 12 (MP4)? Having never used anything “smart” before, a naive question perhaps: would it be possible to install applications that user wishes or is it going to be locked into whatever Amazon decides to provide?

    Thanks!

  • What about GPS? It’s critical to many aps you might want on this thing.

    • Doubt it

  • will future versions have the capability of expandable memory?

  • What is the system memory? 256 or 512?

  • It does not have Bluetooth

  • You don’t need a Kindle to read Amazon Kindle eBooks. You can download the free Kindle Ereader for Windows to your netbook or laptop or desktop and do everything. So why bother with a limited device mainly for eBooks? No reason that I can see!!

    • Looks like it would be good for kids and a score for education in general. We’re talking 200 bucks here people don’t expect a Ferrari when you’re paying for a Pinto!

  • Not really impressed…Gingerbread? Ug. 8 gigs of storage, 512 megs of ram is really small amount especially with no expansion. The only thing I can see this doing is improving android tablet market share which I suppose is good for those of us who own other tablets. Was really hoping for something bit beefier from amazon but guess cant argue with the price.

  • If it doesn’t have HDMI output, USB Port to connect USB 3G, MicroSD Slot and it’s CPU is not at least 1ghz armv7 Cortex then I am sticking to my Meiying M11 (1024*768 IPS, HDMI, MicroSD, 1.2Ghz A8 Cortex CPU, Android 2.3 and fluent 1080p h264 streaming), Zenithink C91 & Aishuo A816 Capacitive. Their cost is also up to $200.

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