Amazon: Kindle Fire HD

New Kindle Fire HD

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Finally announced at the Amazone Live Press Conference in Santa Monica. Its coming in 3 different flavors; A 7 inch and 8.9 inch and a 4G LTE 8.9 inch. The Kindle Fire HD which looks to compete with larger tablets as well.

The new Kindle Fire HD will be shipping November 20, 2012 for a not so hefty price tag of $299. The smaller 7 inch variant is $199. The Kindle Fire HD with 4G LTE ( Working Title ) will be $499. The 4G LTE version will also come with 250MB a month, 20GB of cloud storage and a $10 appstore credit, all for $50 a year! Here are a quick rundown of specs:

 

Kindle Fire HD 7 Inch

  • 1280 x 800 Resolution
  • TI OMAP 4470 processor
  • 7 inch display.
  • Laminated Screen
  • Dual Speakers w/ Dolby Digital Plus Sound
  • Two Antennas
  • Dual Band - 2.4Ghz and 5.0 Ghz
  • MIMO
  • Front Facing HD Camera
  • Bluetooth
  • HDMI Out
  • 16GB and 32GB

Kindle Fire HD 8.9 Inch

  • 1920 x 1200 Resolution
  • TI OMAP 4470 processor
  • 8.8mm, 20 ounces
  • 8.9 inch
  • Laminated Screen
  • Dual Speakers w/ Dolby Digital Plus Sound
  • Two Antennas
  • Dual Band - 2.4Ghz and 5.0 Ghz
  • MIMO
  • Front Facing HD Camera
  • Bluetooth
  • HDMI Out
  • 16GB and 32GB of storage

Kindle Fire HD w/ 4G LTE

  • 1920 x 1200 Resolution
  • TI OMAP 4470 processor
  • 8.8mm, 20 ounces
  • 8.9 inch display.
  • Laminated Screen
  • Dual Speakers w/ Dolby Digital Plus Sound
  • Two Antennas
  • Dual Band - 2.4Ghz and 5.0 Ghz
  • MIMO
  • Front Facing HD Camera
  • Bluetooth
  • HDMI Out
  • 4G LTE Built In ( 4G LTE Version )
  • 32GB and 64GB of storage

Source: Engadget Live Blog

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