The second generation of Amazon Kindle Fire has finally been presented several times in the previous rumor we had anticipated that they would be more than one and so here they are here, namely Amazon Kindle Fire HD will be marketed in a 7" and 8.9" versions, but we look at the characteristics of the tablet that will collect the legacy of the first Kindle Fire.
We start from the largest model Amazon Kindle Fire HD 8.9 adopts a resolution of 1920 x 1200 (254ppi), a polarized display that can further reduce the reflection of light and increases sharpness and contrast. The device measures 8.8 millimeters thick and weighs about 560 grams, inside we find a TI OMAP 4470 processor , dual speakers, an HD front-facing camera and an HDMI port.
Particular care has been taken in connectivity, Kindle Fire HD is in fact the first tablet dual-band capable of operating at frequencies within the 2.4 GHz and 5 GHz thanks toMIMO technology , thereby increasing the performance of Wi-Fi 41% faster than even the new iPad. The price is equal to $ 299 in the cutting 16GB of internal memory and will be available is also a version with 32 and 64 GB, for those who were covered by the new generation networks there is also a variant of the tablet with 4G LTE at the price of 499 USD . Shipments are scheduled from next November 20 for all versions.
But that's not all because Amazon was held tight even lovers 7-inch tablet and Kindle Fire HD will also be available in smaller denominations at a price of $ 199 with 16GB of internal memory and the same technical characteristics except for the resolution of the screen that drops to 1280 x 800 putting it on a par with that of the Nexus 7. According to Amazon this version will have a battery life of over 11 hours, but no further details on the autonomy of older brother.
As already mentioned pre-orders are already underway at Amazon , of course, reserved for the U.S. market.