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Amazon Fire Review

Score: 4.94/10
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Amazon Fire is a low end device launched a few years ago, counting with an enormous 7" multi touch capacitive screen, a fast processing unit clocking at 1300 MHz, and 2 cameras, a 2 mega-pixels back side camera and a 0.3 megapixels front facing camera. Great! That's it? No, it's just the introduction of this in-depth review.

The Amazon Fire is only 7.52" long and 4.53 inches wide, but it's able to fit a a 7 inches display. This cellphone's thickness of 0.42" is a bit far from current standards, but it still feels comfortable in the hand. Amazon made this phoneavailable just in black color. Amazon did an excellent design job making this cellphone weight only 11.04 ounces.

This cellphone is equipped with a interesting 1024 x 600 7-inches screen, which makes everything look quite good. Its screen uses IPS LCD capacitive technology, and can detect multiple fingers at the same time.

Amazon ships this device with a good 1300 MHz processor with 1 GB of RAM memory. A good point of this phone is its big 8 GB internal storage memory and an SD card slot, enough to install hundreds of apps and games without running out of space.

The Amazon Fire is equipped with two cameras, a 2 MP back facing camera and a 0.3 mega-pixels front facing camera. It can also film 1280x720 HD videos. Additionally, the camera counts with geo tagging.

This cellphone doesn't have a sim card, because it doesn't support GSM connections.

The Amazon Fire also comes with Bluetooth (provides communication with other bluetooth cellphones and accessories), and Accelerometer.

The Amazon Fire might be a bit overpriced considering it is sold for $ 100, while many similar devices are being sold cheaper than that. The Amazon Fire is sold with Quick Start Guide, USB 2.0 cable and 5W power adapter.





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Specifications

Device Type:Phone
Brand:Amazon
Operating System (OS):Android 5.0
Dimensions:7.52 x 4.53 x 0.42 inchesMetric19.1 x 11.51 x 1.07 cmImperial
Weight:11.04 ouncesMetric312.98 gImperial
Colors:Black
Accessories:5W power adapter, Quick Start Guide, USB 2.0 cable
Release date:2015-09-17
Price:$ 100.00

Display

Screen Type:IPS LCD
Size:7 inchesMetric17.8 cmImperial
Resolution:600 x 1024 pixels
Pixel density:170 pixels per inchMetric66.93 pixels per cmImperial
Touch screen:Capacitive, Multi-touch

Hardware

Processor: Single-Core 1300 MHz
RAM Memory:1 GB
Graphics Processor:Yes
Internal Memory:8 GB
SD Card Slot:microSD, microSDHC, microSDXC (up to 128 GB)

Battery

Removable:Yes

Camera

Back camera:2 megapixels
Front camera:0.3 megapixels
Max video resolution:1280 x 720 (HD)
Camera features:Geo Tagging

Networks

Wi-Fi:Yes

Other Features

Bluetooth:Yes
Sensors:Accelerometer