Title : Kindle Fire HD 8.9″, Dolby Audio, Dual-Band Wi-Fi, 16 GB – Includes Special Offers
ASIN : B008GFRE5A
Description : The 8.9” screen on Kindle Fire HD features an incredible 1920×1200 HD display, and the highest resolution of any of our tablets. But a truly advanced HD experience doesn’t stop with just a high resolution screen. Kindle Fire HD delivers rich color and deep contrast from every angle, with an advanced polarizing filter and custom anti-glare technology. Our exclusive Dolby Digital Plus audio includes technology to adjust volume, create virtual surround sound, and deliver easier-to-understand dialogue in movies and TV shows. Kindle Fire HD also has the fastest Wi-Fi on any tablet and ample storage for all your HD content.
- Stunning 1920×1200 HD display with rich color and deep contrast from any viewing angle
- Exclusive Dolby audio and dual stereo speakers for crisp, booming sound without distortion
- Ultra-fast Wi-Fi – dual-antenna, dual-band Wi-Fi for 35% faster downloads and streaming
- Over 22 million movies, TV shows, songs, magazines, books, audiobooks, and popular apps and games
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Rating : 4.0
Review : Excellent Value and Great Gadget
Originally published in November 2012, Updated January 19, 2013 after using this Fire for several months…
As there appears to be mixed reviews of the 8.9′ Fires – ones with 4G access and those without – to clarify, this review is for the 8.9″ tablet with the 4G connectivity option.
To get the iPad comparison out of the way, I put this tablet side-by-side to my iPad 2 I use for work. Downloads were slightly faster and the video screen resolution and the colors were more vibrant on the Fire vs. the iPad 2.
Screen Display / Video Playback:
With the larger HD screen, if playing video is important to you this is the version of the Fire to get as the screen display is fairly impressive with sharp and crisp colors. The display on this HD Fire was one heck of a lot better in terms of sharpness than last year’s model and even this year’s smaller HD model.
Amazon also added a cool feature on this one with the HDMI micro connection port…