Amazon has announced two new tablets in addition to the new Amazon Fire (2015) and an upgraded Fire Kids Edition. We already had a look at the Fire HD 8 and here we will look at the specifications and features of the Amazon Fire HD 10 tablet.
Amazon Fire HD 10 tablet Specifications
The Amazon Fire HD 10 tablet features a 10-inch (1280 x 800 pixels) HD IPS display that has a pixel density of 149 ppi. It is powered by 1.5 GHz quad-core MediaTek MT8135 processor along with PowerVR G6200 GPU. It has 1 GB of RAM and comes with 16 or 32 GB of internal memory which can also be expanded up to 128 GB via microSD card. The device runs on Fire OS 5 based on Android Lollipop out of the box. It comes with the Amazon Underground app store that offers over $10,000 worth apps, games and in-app purchases for free.
The Amazon Fire HD 10 comes with a 5 megapixel primary rear camera that is capable of recording 1080p Full HD videos. On the front, it has a 720p HD front-facing camera for selfies and video calling. The tablet is 7.7 mm thick and weighs 432 grams. It has a 3.5 mm audio jack, integrated stereo speaker with Dolby Audio. It also comes with an accelerometer and gyroscope.
The Fire HD 10 tablet includes Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac (Dual Band), Bluetooth with A2DP, and USB 2.0 as connectivity options. The tablet claims to have a battery life of up to 8 hours with mixed usage.
The Amazon Fire HD 8 tablet is available in Black and White color variants and has been priced at US $229.99 (INR Rs 15,150 approximately) for the 16GB variant and US $259.99 (INR Rs 17,125 approximately) for the 32GB variant. It can now be ordered on Amazon and the device starts shipping from September 30.