Kindle Fire HD Tablet

 
 
 


 
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Kindle Fire HD from Amazon


The Fire HD has a 1280x800 display with polarizing filter and anti-glare technology for rich color and deep contrast from any viewing angle. Exclusive Dolby audio and dual-driver stereo speakers for immersive, virtual surround sound. Dual-band, dual-antenna Wi-Fi for 40% faster downloads and streaming. Includes a high performance 1.2 Ghz dual-core processor with Imagination PowerVR 3D graphics core for fast and fluid performance.

Connectivity
 WiFiInfoWiFiA localized wireless internet connection standard that operates in the 2.4 GHz band. Most WiFi implementations support the b and g standards (at 11 Mbps and 55 Mbps maximum data rates respectively). The newer n standard offers up to 110 Mbps in some situations, with compatible equipment.802.11 b/g/n  
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 DNLAInfoDNLADigital Living Network Alliance refers to the ability to connect and transfer content to a another DNLA device. For example, on a mobile device, stored music, photos and videos could appear on a DNLA equipped receiver or TV.no  
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 BluetoothInfoBluetoothThis is an open-standard used to transfer audio and data over very short distances on the 2.4 GHz band. Version 2.0 and 2.1 include EDR (Enhanced Data Rate) for faster data rates over the version 1 standard. Depending on the implementation and power level it may be designed to operate over distances of 3 feet to 300 feet. Version 2.x uses a data rate of 3 Mbps, and version 3.0 uses 24 Mbps.3.0 + HS  
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 InfraredInfoInfraredThis very low speed communication method is typically used for the direct line-of-site operation of other remote devices.no  
Power and Battery
 Battery typeLithium-Ion  
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 Run timeInfoRun timeThis is a very rough estimate by the manufacturer of how long the device functions starting with a full charge. Your milage will vary!11.0 hours 
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 Charging CableMicro USB to USB cable for charging (charger is not included)  
Operating System
 Android version4.0  
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 User interfaceAmazon  
Multimedia Formats
 AudioInfoAudioThe audio/music formats that the device supports.AA, AAC, AAX, MIDI, MOBI, MP3, OGG, PRC, WAV  
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 VideoInfoVideoThe video formats that the device supports, although the frame rate is not normally stated. Older slow devices may not handle the full 30 frames per second (fps) that most formats support.MP4, VP8  
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 ImagesInfoImagesThe image/photo formats that the device supports.BMP, GIF, JPEG, PNG  
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 E-booksInfoE-booksThe eReader/e-Book formats supported. Often Android devices can handle additional formats with extra applications.Kindle (AZW), PRC natively, unprotected MOBI  
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 DocumentsInfoDocumentsThis is the list of documents the device can nativily handle.DOC, DOCX, PDF, TXT  
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 HTMLInfoHTMLThis is the list of any special HTML formats, such as HTML5 (a new improved browser format), or support for Adobe's Flash reader.Flash  
Physical
 WeightInfoWeightThis is the weight of the device with a standard battery. It does not include a case cover or other optional attachments.13.9 ounces 
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 Width7.6 inches 
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 Height5.4 inches 
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 Depth0.4 inches 
Manufacturer
 Amazon 
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 Kindle Fire HD Product Page 
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 Release Date14-Sep-2012  
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 Price (WiFi 16 GB)*$ 199.00  
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 Price (WiFi 32 GB)*$ 249.00  
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 * Prices may have discounts or rebates and may vary
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Display
 ScreenInfoScreenThis is the screen size measured diagonally.7.0 inches 
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 Screen resolutionInfoScreen resolutionThis is the number of pixel dots that appear on the screen - horizontal x vertical.1280 x 800 pixels 
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 Screen technologyInfoScreen technologyThe type of display, typically LCD (Liquid Crystal Display) or eInk. There are a number of LCD variations, such as TFT (Thin-Film Transistor) or OLED (Organic Light Emitting Diode).IPS LCD  
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 Touch screenyes  
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 Touch screen typeInfoTouch screen typeTypically either Resistive or Capacitive technologies are used. Capacitive is more sensitive than Resistive. Devices so noted also include Multi-touch, where gestures using two fingers are detected.Multi-Touch Capacitive  
Memory
 Internal RAMInfoInternal RAMRandom Access Memory.1.0 GB 
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 Internal StorageInfoInternal StorageThis is the flash memory internal to the device. On a few devices, the internal memory can be expanded. Note that the operating system and pre-loaded applications will consume a poriton of this memory.16 GB 
Hardware
 ProcessorDual Core TI OMAP4 (4460) HS  
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 Processor speedInfoProcessor speedThe speed of the processor provides a very rough idea of performance between devices using the same processor type and same number of cores.1.2 GHz 
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 Processor coresInfoProcessor coresMultiple cores can significantly increase the devices performance when matched to an OS that support multiple cores. Android versions 2.4 & 3.0 and later support multi-cores, while older OS versions will only use a single core.2  
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 USB Version2.0  
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 Keyboard TypeVirtual  
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 Audio Jack3.5 mm  
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 Video OutputInfoVideo OutputVideo is output via a cable. Standards that may be supported include HDMI, a High-Definition Multimedia Interface; Component connecting via 3 RCA jacks; S-video; or Composite (via 1 low-definition RCA jack). If not stated, it is assumed the device only outputs Composite in low-definition.micro HDMI  
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 FM RadioInfoFM RadioWhen equiped, the FM radio allows you to listen to FM radio stations. Normally FM radio only works while headphones are attached, as the headphone wires are also used as the FM antenna.no  
Location
 GPSInfoGPSDevices with Global Positioning System support use a satellite-based navigation system to identify your current position and altitude.no  
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 CompassInfoCompassAn electronic compass compares the position of the device relative to earth's magnetic north.no  
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 AccelerometerInfoAccelerometerAn accelerometer detects device movement and how fast the movement changes.yes  
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 GyroscopeInfoGyroscopeA gyroscope detects the position of the device, not the location. It is typically used in applications and games to detect how the device is being held.yes  
Sensors
 ProximityInfoProximityA proximity sensor typically is used to detect if the device is near the ear. The device can then turn off the display to help conserve battery power.no  
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 Ambient LightInfoAmbient LightThe ambient light sensor increases the display brightness when the ambient light is high, and conversely lowers the brightness in a reduce lighting situation. This improves viewing comfort while helping to conserve battery power.yes  
More Features
 
  • Dolby Audio and Stereo speakers
  • Free cloud storage for all Amazon content 
  • 10 point multi-touch
  • Dual-Band WiFi Antenna
  • Both 16 GB and 32 GB versions
  • Lock screen ads removable for extra $15