Amazon has just announced its first own tablet, the Kindle Fire. The Amazon Kindle Fire is a 7-inch tablet that runs on a modified version of Android. The Amazon Kindle Fire is a tablet that is able to present a video streaming service with a custom interface. The new Amazon Kindle Fire tablet will cost only $199! This is a killer price for a color tablet.
The Kindle Fire tablet is equipped with a dual-core 1GHz TI OMAP processor plus 8GB of internal storage media. The connectors on the tablet itself is very limited, there is a micro-USB port and a jack for headphones. The tablet weighs only 413 grams and is 11mm thick. The Amazon Kindle Fire is powered by a dual core CPU and, of course, it has Wi-Fi.
Android OS used is a customized 2.1 version. The battery is said can last 7 hours with the use of wifi. Amazon does not require the Amazon Prime service so that the Kindle Fire tablet price remain affordable.
You can pre-order it now for $199 and it will ship on November 15. Now, customers can order the new tablet, as well as a basic version of the Kindle e-reader for $79 and two new touch-screen readers, one for $99 and another for $149 that has 3G wireless access.