Amazon today is announcing its new Fire HD and Fire HD Plus tablets and accessories — including wireless charging and a keyboard case for the tablet.
Amazon today is announcing its all-new Fire HD 10 and Fire HD 10 Plus tablets. Amazon says these new devices will offer powerful performance, a brighter HD display, updated design, and with the Pro version comes a detachable keyboard case.
All-New Fire HD 10 and Fire HD 10 Plus
The new Fire HD 10 starts at 149.99 for the 32GB version and the Fire HD 10 Plus starts at $179.99. Both are available for pre-order today. They will come in Black, Denim, Lavendar, and Olive colors.
“Our best tablets just keep getting better. The new Fire HD 10 is brighter, thinner, and lighter, with an octa-core processor for fast and responsive performance, 50% more RAM, and all-day battery life—and is still only $149.99,” said Kevin Keith, vice president, Amazon Devices. “Plus, we added new apps, features, and accessories, including a Productivity Bundle with the Fire HD 10, a Microsoft 365 Personal subscription, and a detachable keyboard case, to help you get more done.”
The new tablets are faster with an octa-core 2.0 GHz processor and 3GB of RAM. That amounts to 50% more RAM than the previous version.
Also included with the new Fire HD and Fire HD Plus tablets:
- Stunning display—Vivid 10.1”, 1080p Full HD display is 10% brighter than the previous generation with more than two million pixels.
- Updated design—Thinner and lighter design than the previous generation with uniform bezels, and a screen strengthened with aluminosilicate glass.
- All-day battery life—Up to 12 hours of battery life for browsing the web, watching videos, listening to music, and more.
- Plenty of storage—Available with 32GB or 64GB of internal storage, plus support for up to 1TB of expandable storage via a microSD card, there’s plenty of space for your photos, videos, and apps.
- Stay entertained—Access millions of movies, TV shows, songs, books, apps, and games on your tablet.
- Stay connected—2MP front-facing camera is landscape oriented to support widescreen video calls with friends and family—simply ask Alexa to make a call, or use apps like Zoom, Skype, and Microsoft Teams.
- Stay productive—Check email, chat with a co-worker, easily view or download a file, update shopping lists, and set calendar reminders using apps like Office, Outlook, OneNote, Microsoft Teams, Notepad, and Dropbox.
- Split screen—An all-new feature for Fire OS shows two compatible apps like Messenger from Facebook and Prime Video, side-by-side for easy multi-tasking. You can check your social media accounts while watching a movie, take a video call on Zoom while sending a message, or take notes in OneNote while reading a Kindle book.
- Immersive Dolby Atmos audio—Videos, games, and web content sound amazing. Listen via built-in speakers, or connect speakers or headphones via Bluetooth or the headphone jack.
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It also includes Alexa hand-free, parental controls for your kids, and Climate Pledge Friendly – they have a low carbon footprint.
If you pay just $30 you get the Fire HD 10 Plus with 4GB of RAM, premium soft-touch finish, and hassle-free wireless charging. It is compatible with any Qi-certified charger. The detachable keyboard case goes for an additional $49.99, and you can add a Microsoft 365 subscription for an additional yearly fee, too.
Starting at $149.99, Fire HD 10 is available for pre-order today with 32GB or 64GB of storage and is offered in Black, Denim, Lavender, and Olive colors. Fire HD 10 Plus is available with 32GB or 64GB of storage starting at $179.99. The Made for Amazon Wireless Charging Dock by Anker is available for $49.99 and can be purchased as a bundle with Fire HD 10 Plus. Both tablets can also be purchased as part of the new Fire HD 10 Productivity Bundle, which features a Made for Amazon keyboard case by Fintie and a 12-month Microsoft 365 Personal subscription, starting at $219.99.