28 Sep '11, 5pm

Kindle Fire: New Amazon Tablet Fires a Shot at Apple iPad

This morning, Amazon’s chief executive, Jeff Bezos, introduced the Kindle Fire. The brand new Android-based tablet weighs only 14.6 ounces and features a dual-core processor and seven-inch screen. Although the Kindle Fire has the attractive price of $199, it is missing some of the features that made the iPad popular. For example, it does not have a camera or the option for 3G, which are useful for both taking pictures and web conferencing. In addition, the Kindle Fire’s seven inch screen is considerably smaller than the iPad’s 9.7 inch high resolution screen. However, when compared to the entry-level $499 price of the iPad, the Kindle Fire includes innovative options with an extremely affordable price tag. The Kindle Fire will have a brand new browser, named Amazon Silk, that will use a combination of cloud computing and the locally installed browser to speed up mobile web...

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