The New Generation of Amazon Fire Tablets are Up-for-Pre-Orders

the new Amazon Fire 2017 tablets are here

Four New Amazon Fire Tablets Go Official

The Fire series tablets of Amazon have been pretty popular worldwide amongst users looking for a budget-friendly slate that offers all the basic capabilities of a tablet along with goodies from Amazon. The company’s just launched the new generation tablets of the Fire line – the new Fire 7, Fire HD 8, the new Fire 7 Kids Edition and its bigger sibling, the new Fire HD 8 Kids Edition. Let’s see what’s new.

The new Amazon Fire 7 comes with a 7-inch screen with a resolution of 600 x 1024 pixels. It is powered by a quad-core processor. The tablet runs on a customized version of Android. The rear main camera of the model is a 2MP sensor while the selfie camera is VGA. The Fire 7 supports dual-band Wi-Fi apart from its predecessor provided with only single-band Wi-Fi support. In terms of storage, Amazon is offering 8GB and 16GB versions for the tablet. The first costs $49.99 while the second is available for $69.99.

The new Amazon Fire HD 8 is provided with slightly improved specs compared to the last-year model. It works with an 8-inch screen, 800 x 1280p resolution. It has a four-core processor under the hood and features two options for memory – 16GB and 32GB. The primary 2MP camera lies on the back panel while the snapper for video calls is a VGA sensor on the front. The price of the Fire HD 8 with 16GB is $79.99. The costs for the 32GB variant are $109.99.

Moving forward to the Kids’ tablets. The new Fire 7 Kids Edition sports the same specs as the original new Fire 7, including the support for dual-band Wi-Fi and long battery life. It is provided with 16GB of internal memory. The tablet is outfitted with a kid-proof case and additional 2 year warranty in case the tablet gets broken. The price of the Fire 7 Kids Edition is $99.99.

The new Fire HD 8 Kids Edition comes with the same specs as the new Fire HD 8 along with the 2 year warranty and the special case that keeps it well protected from bumps and falls. It has 32GB of storage on board. The price of the tablet is $129.99.

Amazon Fire tablets 2017 for pre-orders


The official launching of the new generation Amazon Fire tablets is scheduled for 7th of June. For the more impatient of you, the pre-orders are open, so you can place your order now.

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