This is what I’ve been waiting for! I think this will fill my tech gap nicely.
The new $49.99 Fire Tablet from Amazon will be released on September 30, 2015.
You can pre-order now. It ships from and is sold by Amazon.com, and gift-wrap is available.
- 7-inch IPS display and fast 1.3 GHz quad-core processor.
- Rear and front-facing cameras.
- Free unlimited cloud storage for Amazon content and photos taken with Fire devices.
- 8 GB of internal storage.
- Add a microSD card for up to 128 GB of additional storage.
- Updated user interface – Fire OS 5 designed for quick access to your apps and content.
- Up to 7 hours of reading, surfing the web, watching videos, and listening to music.
- Stay connected with fast web browsing, email, and calendar support.
More information HERE
- Display: 7″ touchscreen, 1024 x 600 resolution at 171 ppi
- Size: 7.5″ x 4.5″ x 0.4″ (191 x 115 x 10.6 mm)
- Weight: 11.0 ounces (313 grams)
- CPU & RAM: Quad-Core 1.3 GHz with 1 GB of RAM
- Storage: 8 GB of internal storage (5 GB available to user).
- Add microSD card for up to 128 GB of additional storage.
- Battery Life: Up to 7 hours.
- Charge Time: Fully charges in under 6 hours.
- Wi-Fi Connectivity: Single-antenna Wi-Fi.
- Ports: USB 2.0 (micro-B connector).
- Audio: 3.5 mm stereo jack and integrated speaker.
- Content Formats Supported: Kindle (AZW), KF8, TXT, PDF, unprotected MOBI, PRC natively, Audible Enhanced format (AAX), DOC, DOCX, JPEG, GIF, PNG, BMP, non-DRM AAC, MP3, MIDI, PCM/WAVE, OGG, WAV, M4V, MP4, AAC LC/LTP, HE-AACv1, HE-AACv2, MKV, AMR-NB, AMR-WB, HTML5, CSS3, 3GP, VP8 (WEBM).
- Sensors: Accelerometer
- Camera Specs: VGA front-facing camera. 2 MP rear-facing HD camera.
- Location Services: Location-based services via Wi-Fi