If you are torn between a Kindle and an iPad, or you just can’t stomach the cost of an iPad, you might check this out.
The Kindle Fire HD is now available for $299. That is for the 16GB with special offers.
You can choose the 32GB for $369 with special offers.
The Kindle Fire 4G LTE + Wi Fi is priced at $499.
Here are some of the features of the newest Kindle:
- 1920×1200 HD display with polarizing filter and anti-glare technology for rich color and deep contrast from any viewing angle
- Exclusive Dolby audio and dual stereo speakers for crisp, booming sound without distortion
- High performance 1.5Ghz dual-core processor with Imagination PowerVR 3D graphics core for fast and fluid performance
- Dual-band, dual-antenna Wi-Fi for 40% faster downloads and streaming (compared to iPad 3)
- Over 22 million movies, TV shows, songs, magazines, books, audiobooks, and popular apps and games such as Facebook, Netflix, Twitter, HBO GO, Pandora, and Angry Birds Space
- Integrated support for Facebook, Twitter, Gmail, Hotmail, Yahoo! and more, as well as Exchange calendar, contacts, and email
- Front-facing HD camera for taking photos or making video calls using Skype, Facebook, and other apps
- Free unlimited cloud storage for all your Amazon content
- Kindle FreeTime – a free, personalized tablet experience just for kids on the Kindle Fire HD. Set daily screen limits, and give access to appropriate content for each child
- Prime Instant Video – unlimited, instant streaming of thousands of popular movies and TV shows
- Kindle Owners’ Lending Library – Kindle owners can choose from more than 180,000 books to borrow for free with no due dates, including over 100 current and former New York Times best sellers
I have a newish iPad and I kind of wish we had waited for this. I much prefer the smaller size of the Kindle- this is so lightweight it can literally go anywhere with you.
Head over here to see all the models available and to get a ton more info about these devices.
If this is a little too much for you, the Kindle Fire starts at $159.