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September 25, 2013

Amazon outs Kindle Fire HDX 7 and Fire HDX 8.9

Amazon has just announced their new Kindle Fire tablets that sports quad-core processors and high resolution displays – the Kindle Fire HDX 7 and the Kindle Fire HDX 8.9.

The Fire HDX 7 sports a 7-inch “HDX” (1920 x 1200) display that packs a pixel density of 323 ppi. It has a front-facing HD camera, comes in 16, 32, and 64GB storage variants, and powered by a 2.2GHz quad-core CPU with 2GB of RAM.

kindle fire hdx 7

Kindle Fire HDX 7 specs:
7″ HDX (1920 x 1200) display, 323ppi
2.2GHz Quad-core Snapdragon 800 CPU
Adreno 330 GPU
2GB of RAM
Internal storage variants of:
* 16GB (8.8GB available to user)
* 32GB (25.6GB available to user)
* 64GB (54.3GB available to user)
HD front-facing camera
Dual-band, dual-antenna WiFi (MIMO+HT40)
4G LTE (Optional: AT&T and Verizon)
HSPA+, HSDPA
Bluetooth with A2DP support
GPS, a-GPS
dual-speakers Dolby Digital Plus audio engine
186 x 128 x 9.0 mm
303 grams (WiFi)
11-hour battery life
Android-based Fire OS aka “Mojito”

Prices start at $229 for the 16GB WiFi-only variant with Special Offers (sponsored ads on lock screen). If you don’t like the Special Offers you can shell out an additional $15 to remove the ads.

Next is the Fire HDX 8.9 which sports an 8.9-inch “HDX” (2560 x 1600) display that packs a pixel density of 339 ppi. It has an 8 megapixel rear camera with LED flash, front-facing camera, comes in 16, 32, and 64GB storage variants, and powered by a 2.2GHz quad-core CPU with 2GB of RAM.

kindle fire hdx 8.9

Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 specs:
8.9″ HDX (2560 x 1600) display, 339ppi
2.2GHz Quad-core Snapdragon 800 CPU
Adreno 330 GPU
2GB of RAM
Internal storage variants of:
* 16GB (8.8GB available to user)
* 32GB (25.6GB available to user)
* 64GB (54.3GB available to user)
8 megapixel rear camera with LED flash
Electronic Image Stabilization with 5P f/2.2 lens
HD front-facing camera
Dual-band, dual-antenna WiFi (MIMO+HT40)
4G LTE (Optional: AT&T and Verizon)
HSPA+, HSDPA
Bluetooth with A2DP support
GPS, a-GPS
dual-speakers Dolby Digital Plus audio engine
231 X 158 X 7.8 mm
374 grams (WiFi)
12-hour battery life
Android-based Fire OS aka “Mojito”

Prices start at $379 for the 16GB WiFi-only variant with Special Offers (sponsored ads on lock screen. Plus $15 for no ads).

Both devices are now available for pre-order with the Kindle Fire HDX 7 coming out on October 18, 2013 and the Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 on November 7, 2013.


4 Responses to “Amazon outs Kindle Fire HDX 7 and Fire HDX 8.9”

  1. Luigi says:

    The software is bloated (10 gb!) like the S4

  2. abuzalzal says:

    Questions

    1. Can you install .APK files?
    2. Is there any way to hack it to become PLAY STORE-compliant?

  3. IOS7 says:

    NBA 2K14……. hehehehe
    Bibili ako ng kindle fire HDX pag available na sa pinas :)

  4. YunOh! says:

    naduduling lang ba ako or talagang hindi lang talaga expandable yung storage nya? sarap sana kung expandable… hehehe

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