by Anton D. Nagy | February 17, 2012 6:21 AM
We've recently heard rumors of Amazon preparing a new 9-inch Kindle to join the updated 7-inch tablet as a follow-up to the popular Kindle Fire. Now China Times reports that a certain Kindle Fire 2 might land as soon as May. Amazon is reportedly planning on reducing production costs for the upcoming Kindle Fire 2 which will be necessary for the company to sell the tablet and also get a profit out of it. The Kindle Fire is being sold in a way which makes Amazon lose money just to maintain the competitiveness of the tablet. However, the Kindle Fire 2 is rumored to contain lower-priced ...
by Anton D. Nagy | February 11, 2012 3:56 AM
The Amazon Kindle fire is selling very well mainly -- but not only -- because it is much cheaper than the Apple iPad (or other high-end Android tablets on the market) as emphasized by the latest Kindle ad. However, recent reports indicate that Amazon is planning on refreshing its 7-inch tablet. In addition to that, Pacific Crest analyst Chad Bartley believes that mid-2012 will also see Amazon releasing a new, 9-inch Kindle tablet. If the company manages to keep a low price for the new tablets, they might take an even larger slice of the market; the analyst's report contains a shipment ...
by Anton D. Nagy | February 9, 2012 2:07 AM
There's no real debate regarding the selling price when it comes to Amazon's latest Kindle Fire but the company felt the need to emphasize just that in its latest ad. The conclusion of the commercial below is that for the price of a single iPad one would be able to buy three Kindles: two Kindle Fire devices for $199 each plus a Kindle for $79 (which is advertised to offer the best way to read in bright sunlight). We've put the Kindle Fire to the test against the Apple iPad 2 and other tablets in an earlier video. The truth is that the Asus Transformer Prime is also more expensive than ...
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