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Buy an Amazon Kindle Fire Online

Updated on December 4, 2012

Amazon's long awaited Kindle Fire is now available to pre-order in time for Christmas. This is an android-based fully functional color tablet that is so much more than just an ebook reader.

Featuring a dual core processor and and a massive 8Gbs of storage, the Kindle Fire is so much more than just a Kindle.

Now you can go online and surf the net with your Kindle. The Kindle Fire comes bundled with an app that allows you to read your webmail as well as read documents, shop at Amazon, download movies, books, magazines. play games and listen to music.

Best of all is the price. Retailing at only $199, the Kindle Fire tablet is $50 cheaper than its rival, the Nook Color from Barnes and Noble.

Amazon Kindle Fire
Amazon Kindle Fire
  • The Kindle Fire features a conveniently-sized 7" screen, with 16 million colors, and touch-screen technology.
  • At 14.6oz it is light enough to hold in one hand.
  • It has a very wide viewing angle which is greart for sharing with friends.
  • It's made of a reinforced plastic specially designed to prevent scratches and damage while in transit, in your bag or pocket.
  • The battery-life, in continous mode, is expected to be 8 hours for reading, or 7.5 while watching videos.
  • It uses Amazon's own browser, Amazon Silk, which is faster than any other browser because it uses Amazon Cloud technology.

Online Storage Space with Kindle Fire

Even better, with the purchase of the Kindle Fire, you are given unlimited free space to store your books, videos, apps etc on Amazon cloud. You can access them time at all you are connected via Wi-Fi.

This is a great idea because if your Kindle Fire is lost or stolen, you don't need to lose your media too.

The front interface of the Kindle Fire features a carousel of all the products you have looked at recently, making it easier to stop what you were doing and come back to it, without losing track of where you were.

Because this is an Amazon tablet, you will find it easier than ever to do your shopping on Amazon, whether that be for books, videos, movies, music, games or anything from the Amazon store.

Combined with the toughened plastic screen that is ultra-scratch proof, you will not want to leave home without your Kindle Fire, which you can easily slip into your pocket or handbag.

The Kindle Fire also comes with a 30 day free trial offer of Amazon Prime. This normally cost $79 a year and gives you unlimited free downloads of over 10,000 top movies and TV shows.

Kindle Fire Demo

Kindle Fire specs

The Kindle Fire from Amazon features:

  • 7" IPS (in-plane switching) display
  • 1024 x 600 resolution
  • Customised Google Android operating system
  • $199
  • Weighs 413 grammes - 14.6oz
  • Dual core processor
  • 8Gb internal storage
  • Supports public and private Wi-Fi networks or hotspots that use the 802.11b, 802.11g, 802.11n, or 802.1X standard with support for WEP, WPA and WPA2 security using password authentication.
  • It does NOT use 3G technology.

Digital content is in huge demand, and the Amazon Kindle along with the giant Amazon Store itself, helps meet this demand.

Amazon's Kindle Fire has been available since November, 2011.

It is sure to be in demand this Christmas as it is being sold at such a great price. ($199).

Order yours now to avoid disappointment.


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    • Isabel Melville profile image

      Isabel Melville 6 years ago from Planet Earth

      Thanks for commenting - yes they look pretty neat and are a great price.

    • mr-burns profile image

      mr-burns 6 years ago

      Some good stuff. I may think about getting one. Thanks