Amazon officially announced the Kindle Fire this morning, along with and entry level Kindle, Kindle Touch and Kindle Touch 3G. The base model Kindle is $79 for people that don't like smudges. The Kindle Fire will definitely give the iPad 2 some competition at only $199.
Kindle Fire Specs
- 7-Inch Display
- 169 pixels per inch
- 1024 x 600 pixel
- Gorilla Glass
- 14.6 ounces (413 grams) in weight
- Dual-Core Processor
- 8GB Internal Storage (Cloud storage)
- Battery life 8 hours with wireless off
- Amazon Silk Mobile Web Browser
- Free Amazon Cloud storage
- Access to 18 million songs, movies, TV shows, books magazines, apps and games
- WiFi-only, Whispersync to the cloud
- USB 2.0 (micro-B connector)
You can pre-order the Amazon Fire today, ships November 15th.