The Amazon Fire HD 7 is the latest in the long-running Fire line of LCD e readers. The all-new Kindle Fire HD 7 is a full-featured HD tablet at a great price. With a new, dazzling HD display, faster processor, better battery life, and lighter design than the previous generation Kindle Fire, the Kindle Fire HD provides best-in-class hardware and the ultimate HD entertainment while still being superb for productivity and easy to use.
- 7″ HD touchscreen with advanced polarizing filter, and anti-glare technology (1280 x 800) display.
- 16 GB of internal storage
- 1.5 GHz Dual-Core CPU, with 1GB of RAM
- Ultra-fast web browsing over built-in Wi-Fi, plus updated e-mail and calendar support for Gmail, Outlook, and more
- USB 2.0 (micro-B connector) port for connection to a PC or Mac or to charge your device with the included power adapter
- 3.5 mm stereo jack and integrated stereo speakers with Dolby Digital Plus audio engine
- Free unlimited Cloud storage for all your Amazon content
- Prime members can now download hundreds of Prime Instant Video movies and TV shows to watch anywhere—on a plane, on vacation, or in the car
- Powered by the latest version of Fire OS—Fire OS 4.0 “Sangria”
- Up to 10 hours of battery life with reading, surfing the web on Wi-Fi, watching video, or listening to music
- 1 Year warranty
- Great-looking IPS screen
- Much-improved design
- Strong Wi-Fi performance
- Extensive content selection
- Not much different from the previous generation
- Occasionally sluggish performance
- Constant sales pitches
Amazon’s Fire HD is a big step forward. The dedicated e-reader is an endangered species. With a crisp screen, long battery life and robust parental controls, the Amazon Fire HD 7 is a very good budget tablet, but it should come with more storage.