November 13, 2011 9:00 PM PST
The Good: The Kindle Fire is a 7-inch inscription that links seamlessly with Amazon’s splendid gathering of digital music, video, magazine, and book services in a easy-to-use package. It boasts a great Web browser, and its curated Android app store includes many of the large must-have apps (such as Netflix, Pandora, and Hulu). The Fire has an ultra-affordable cost tag, and the shade high quality is well-developed is to price.
The Bad: The bill cost means no reward features (3G wireless, cameras, microphone, GPS, and place services are absent), but the greatest problems are its little storage (only 8GB of storage–with no enlargement slot), insufficient of Bluetooth, and default of parental controls. Screen liughtness could be better, and the app preference doesn’t tie in Apple’s or Google’s (at smallest for now). Also, you’ll need an Amazon Prime subscription to take value of a few of the more-unique features.
The Bottom Line: Though it lacks the tech specs found on more-expensive Apple and Android tablets, the $199 Kindle Fire is an excellent entertainment value that prizes ease over techno-wizardry.
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