Amazon unveiled the successors to its Kindle Fire, the 7-inch and 8.9-inch versions of Kindle Fire HD, 7-inch version comes with twice RAM of its predecessor, The 8.9-inch version comes with 4G LTE support.8.9-inch version has 1920 x 1200 resolution at 254 ppi, powered by a dual-core ARM Cortex A9 OMAP4470 processor, dual stereo speakers (Dolby Digital Plus), a dual-band WiFi chip and two antennas for WiFi reception.
|Display||7-inch LCD IPS||8.9-inch LCD IPS|
|Resolution||1280 x 800||1920 x 1200|
|OS||Android 4.0||Android 4.0|
|CPU||Dual-core 1.2GHz TI OMAP4 4460||Dual-core 1.5GHz TI OMAP4 4470|
|Graphics||IT SGX544||IT SGX544|
|Storage||16GB,32GB||16GB, 32GB, 64GB|
|Cellular||N/A||AT&T 4G LTE|
|WiFi||Dual-band 802.11 a/b/g/n||Dual-band 802.11 a/b/g/n|
|Bluetooth||Yes (TBA)||Yes (TBA)|
|Dimensions||193 x 137 x 10.3mm||240 x 160 x 8.8mm|
|Weight (WiFi)||395 grams||567 grams|
|Weight (4G)||N/A||567 grams|
|Ports||microUSB, microHDMI||microUSB, microHDMI|
The 7-inch version of Kindle Fire HD has been priced at $199 and will start shipping from 14th September 2012. On the other hand, the 8.9-inch version will start shipping from 20th November 2012 and priced at $299 for 16GB Wi-Fi only model and $499 for the 32GB 4G LTE model. Both versions can be pre-ordered starting today.
The Kindle Fire HD 4G LTE version customers will be able to choose a new data plan from AT&T will give them 250MB data per month, 200GB cloud storage, and $10 Amazon credit for just $49.99 per year.
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