The new generation of Amazon Fire HD Tablets was announced today. As rumored, Amazon has added a larget 10-inch tablet to the line-up.
Amazon today introduced all-new Fire HD tablets, designed from the ground up for entertainment with a 8-inch or 10.1-inch widescreen HD display.
The new 2015 Fire HD tablets are 7.7mm thin and run on a 1.5Ghz quad-core processor. Other features include stereo speakers with Dolby Audio, front- and rear-facing cameras, and microSD card support providing up to 128GB of expandable storage.
Fire HD also introduces Fire OS 5 “Bellini,” which brings the best entertainment experience on any tablet, with an updated user interface, deep integration of Amazon-exclusive services, and hundreds of new and upgraded features and platform updates.
“Fire HD combines an incredibly thin and light design with powerful performance to deliver the best entertainment experience available on a tablet,” said Jeff Bezos, Amazon.com Founder and CEO. “A beautiful widescreen HD display, fast quad-core processor, expandable storage, Fire OS 5, exclusive features, and the Amazon content ecosystem of more than 38 million movies, TV shows, songs, books, apps, and games.”
With its 8-inch display, Fire HD 8 is the perfect tablet for web browsing, reading, or gaming. It is available in four color options: black, magenta, blue, and tangerine, and sells for $149.99.
The Fire HD 10 is Amazon's new biggest tablet with a 10.1-inch display. Available in two color options, black and white, the Fire HD 10 sells for $229.99. The ne wFire HD tablets start shipping September 30. The pre-order for the Amazon Fire HD 10 tablet has started on Amazon.com.
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The pre-order for the new Fire HD 8 is available on this page.