Amazon just launched its new 8-inch tablet, the Amazon Fire HD 8. The device model can be installed Amazon’s own content applications and enjoy for a time up to 12 hours, thanks to improvements in battery regarding previous models.
The series of tablets from Amazon is then renewed with a terminal that has 8-inch screen, quad-core processor, microSD card slot up to 200 GB and front and rear cameras. The new Amazon Fire HD 8 has a fairly moderate price: from 110 euros to 140 euros, depending on the options of internal storage and if we include or not advertised (special offers).
Main features of the tablet
The tablet Amazon Fire HD 8 features an 8-inch screen and HD resolution (1280 x 800 pixels) and a 4750 mAh battery to provide up to 12 hours of battery life with a normal mixed use of the device.
On the inside, the terminal is equipped with a quad-core processor running at 1.3 GHz and 1.5 GB of RAM (a slight improvement over the 1 GB RAM that were in earlier models of Amazon). It can choose between two models that differ in internal storage -16 GB or 32 GB, although you can also expand the space available with an external microSD card up to 200GB.
With regard to the operating system, Amazon has included Fire OS version 5, with a user interface based on Android and brings a stylish design magazine thus easier to navigate between content and applications.
Amazon Fire HD 8
From the new Amazon tablet you can access Amazon Underground, a wide range of compatible applications and extra content can be purchased for free, such as exclusive levels or extra lives and other own integrated applications content purchases.
The Amazon Fire HD 8 tablet can also be used to listen to music, read e-books and access numerous applications, in addition to the Amazon Cloud Service cloud storage for all Amazon content.
The main camera is 2 megapixels and can record video in HD resolution (720p), and the front camera is VGA. Pictures taken with the tablet, as in other devices of the Amazon Fire family, can be stored for free in the Cloud application unlimited space.
And for sound, the tablet uses Dolby Sound technology with stereo speakers.
Versions, availability and price
The tablet Amazon Fire HD 8 in its different versions can already book on the Amazon website, but will go on sale next September 21. There are different versions depending on the internal storage space:
With 16GB of storage and advertising (special): 110 euros.
With 16 GB of storage without advertising: 120 euros.
With 32GB of storage and advertising (special): 130 euros.
With 32 GB of storage without advertising: 140 euros.