Today Amazon has announced a foray of new Kindle devices: Kindle Touch (eInk reader similar to latest generation Sony models), Kindle Fire (Android-based 7″ tablet with backlit LCD screen that acts like a storefront for Amazon digital content: eBooks, periodicals, video and music) and Kindle 4 mini (keyboardless Kindle of a very small form factor, priced at $79). You can read about these devices in more detail here: Kindle Touch and Kindle Fire.
Kindle Fire features and specs at a glance:
- Screen: 7″ LCD with multi-touch
- Size: 7.5″ x 4.7″ x 0.45″
- Weight: 14.6 oz.
- Storage: 8GB internal flash memory.
- Battery: Up to 8 hours on a single charge.
- Wireless connectivity: 802.11b/g/n.
- Pricing: $199
Kindle Touch features and sepcs at a glance:
- Latest generation eInk Pearl screen (600×800 16 grayscale) with touch
- IR touchscreen with multitouch support
- Size: 6.8″ x 4.7″ x 0.40″
- Weight: 7.5 oz
- Battery: 2 month battery life
- Storage: 4GB internal flash memory.
- Wireless connectivity: 802.11b/g/b WiFi with 3G option