Amazon’s Kindle Fire HDX 8.9″ Tablet is currently being offered for only $259 shipped, today only, originally priced at $399. The HDX display features dynamic image contrast, a unique feature that automatically optimizes the color of each pixel based on the amount of light in your surroundings. This makes images and videos even easier to see in any lighting conditions, including outdoors. Product page. Continue reading for a video review and more information.
- Exclusive 8.9″ HDX display (2560×1600) with incredible pixel density (339 PPI) and perfect color accuracy (100% sRGB) for vivid, lifelike images that go beyond standard HD.
- Breakthrough ultra-light design – weighing just 13.2oz, it’s 34% lighter than the previous generation.
- Ultra-fast 2.2GHz quad-core processor – 3x more powerful than previous generation – with 2GB of RAM and Adreno 330 GPU for fast, fluid gaming and video.
- Introducing the “Mayday” button – revolutionary, on-device tech support, exclusive to Kindle Fire HDX tablets. Connect for free to an Amazon expert 24×7, 365 days a year.
- 8MP rear-facing camera with LED flash for high-resolution photos and 1080p HD video, plus a front-facing 720p HD camera for Skype video calls and more.
At 13.2 ounces (13.5 ounces for 4G version), the Kindle Fire HDX 8.9″ is 34% lighter than the previous generation. To achieve this revolutionary light weight, Amazon integrated the capacitive touch layer directly into the glass display, and created a unique magnesium unibody from a single piece of machined magnesium and a blend of glass and nylon – the same material used in high-performance race cars. The result is a light, durable, portable tablet. More information.