In the battle of Amazon’s all new tablets, which is the right one for you?
Amazon’s latest revisions to its 7 and 8-inch Fire tablets will go on sale in early June 2017. They will completely replace the older models, and while both are modest upgrades, they’re upgrades nonetheless.
And better still, while the hardware gets a little bit better, the price stays the same. So, once again Amazon has two affordable tablets that are actually worth buying. But which should you go for?
Here’s what makes up the two newest Fire tablets:
|Category||Fire 7||Fire HD 8|
|Display||7-inch IPS (1024 x 600)||8-inch IPS (1280 x 800)|
|CPU||Quad-core 1.3 GHz||Quad-core 1.3 GHz|
|Platform||Fire OS||Fire OS|
|Internal Storage||7GB or 16GB (microSD up to 256GB)||16GB or 32GB (microSD up to 256GB)|
|Battery||Up to 8 hours||Up to 12 hours|
|Connectivity||Dual-band WiFi||Dual-band WiFi|
|Audio||Mono speaker, built-in microphone||Dolby Atmos, dual stereo speakers, built-in microphone|
|Colors||Black, blue, red, yellow||Black, blue, red, yellow|
|Dimensions||7.6″ x 4.5″ x 0.4″ (192mm x 115mm x 9.6mm)||8.4″ x 5.0″ x 0.4″ (214mm x 128mm x 9.7mm)|
|Price||From $49.99||From $79.99|