Amazon Kindle Fire HD 8.9

  |   by TabletPCReview Staff
Amazon Kindle Fire HD 8.9

Amazon has planted one foot in the tablet realm after releasing a series of e-readers.

The Amazon Kindle Fire HD 8.9 runs a modified version of Android on a 1.5 GHZ processor, and includes 1920 x 1200 resolution on an 8.9-inch screen. The tablet is available with 16 GB and 32 GB of memory. Additionally, there are ad-supported and ad-free versions.

  • Pros

    • Large, vivid screen
    • Excellent sound quality
    • Surprisingly good email client
    • Low price
  • Cons

    • Unpolished hardware with some rough edges
    • Glare is a real problem, depending on lighting conditionss
    • Locked into the Amazon ecosystem for content
    • Slightly disappointing battery life

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