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Amazon Kindle Fire Tablet Review

Middle of the road performance, but at a jaw-droppingly low price.

November 14, 2011
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Operating System
  • Android 2.3
Display Type LCD
Length (short end) 190 in.
Width (long end) 120 in.
Thickness 11 in.
Weight 413 lbs.
Processor Dual-core processor
Display Resolution Width 600
Display Resolution Height 1024
USB Micro USB
Music & Audio Playback Yes
Music & Audio Output 3.5mm
Audio Input None
Built-in Speakers Yes
Built-in Microphone No
Brand Name (Amazon)
Video Output No
Internal Memory 8.0
EBook Battery Life 5 hours, 53 minutes
Audio Battery Life Over 24 hours
Video Battery Life 6 hours, 53 minutes
HDMI Output No
Composite Output No
Component Output No
S-Video Output No
Original Price 200.0
Product Type Tablet
WiFi 802.11n
Cellular Network
  • Unlocked
Audio Formats Supported
  • MP3
  • AAC
  • WAV
  • OGG
  • m4p (Apple iTunes DRM)
  • WAV (DRM protected)
Memory Card
  • None
Video Formats Supported
  • MPEG-4
  • .mp4
  • .mpg
Video Playback Yes
Manufacturer Name Amazon

Sections

  1. Introduction
  2. Product Tour
  3. Screen
  4. Battery & Controls
  5. eReader
  6. Music & Audio
  7. Movies & Video
  8. Email & Web Browsing
  9. Internet Apps
  10. Apple iPad 2 Wi-fi & 3G / AT&T / 16 GB Comparison
  11. Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1 Comparison
  12. Barnes & Noble Nook Tablet Comparison
  13. Conclusion
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