Amazon announces the next generation Fire HD 8 tablet, thinner and lighter than the previous generation and with 30% faster performance.
The new Fire HD 8 includes:
– Advanced performance thanks to the 2.0 GHz hexa-core processor, 30% faster.
– Resistant 8 “IPS screen, with resolution of 1280 x 800 pixels, in reinforced aluminosilicate glass.
– Longer battery life: Up to 13 hours of battery life to view content, browse the web, listen to music and more. The Fire HD 8 charges in under 5 hours with the included USB-C cable and 5W adapter.
– 32GB or 64GB internal memory, expandable up to 1TB with a micro-SD card.
Among the technical features we also mention connectivity with USB-C, 3.5mm audio jack, dual band WiFi and Bluetooth 5.2. Let’s continue with the cameras: 2 MP front and 2 MP rear. Finally, the dimensions equal to 201.9 x 137.34 x 9.6 mm and the weight of 337 gr.CopyAMP code.
Let’s continue with the software. The new Fire HD 8 tablet is equipped with the Fire OS operating system, a profoundly modified version of Android, devoid of the well-known apps made by Google such as Chrome and the Play Store, replaced by the Amazon proprietary store.
Price and availability
The new Fire HD 8 is already available for pre-order, starting with 114.99 euros in black color.
Find out more on Amazon (release date: October 19)