Amazon Kindle Fire HD 8.9" Specifications

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Amazon Kindle Fire HD 8.9

Part Number: CNET-Kindle-Fire-8.9-16GB (Reviewed)

Display

  • Resolution
    1920 x 1200 ( 254 ppi )
  • Touchscreen
    Multi-Touch
  • Features
    10-point multi-touch, anti-glare, anti-glare
  • Native Resolution
    1920 x 1200
  • Diagonal Size
    8.9 in

Miscellaneous

  • Sensors
    accelerometer, ambient light sensor, gyro sensor
  • Features
    Front camera, Micro HDMI, Full USB

General

  • Operating System
    Android 4.0
  • Weight
    20 oz
  • Manufacturer
    Amazon

Processor

  • Processor
    OMAP4470
  • Clock Speed
    1.5 GHz
  • Number of Cores
    Dual-Core

Memory

  • Storage
    16 GB integrated
  • Total User Available Memory
    12.7 GB
  • Form Factor
    integrated

Operating System / Software

  • Type
    Android 4.0

Communications

  • Wireless Protocol
    802.11a/b/g/n, Bluetooth
  • Security Protocols & Features
    WEP, WPA, WPA2
  • Bluetooth Profiles
    Advanced Audio Distribution Profile (A2DP)

EBook Reader

  • Supported Text Formats
    AZW, AZW3, DOC, DOCX, DOC, PDF, DOCX, PDF, PRC (Mobipocket), TXT, PRC (Mobipocket), TXT
  • Supported Still Image Formats
    BMP, GIF, JPEG, PNG

Multimedia

  • Digital Video Formats
    3GP, MPEG-4, VP8
  • Audio
    Microphone , stereo speakers
  • Digital Audio Formats
    AAC, AMR, AC3, AMR, MIDI, MP3, MIDI, OGG, MP3, OGG, WAV, PCM, WAV

Digital Player / Recorder

  • Digital Audio Formats
    AAC, AMR, AC3, AMR, MIDI, MP3, MIDI, OGG, MP3, OGG, WAV, PCM, WAV

Power

  • Recharge Time
    14 sec

Expansion / Connectivity

  • Wireless Connectivity
    IEEE 802.11a, Bluetooth, IEEE 802.11b, IEEE 802.11a, IEEE 802.11b, IEEE 802.11g, IEEE 802.11g, IEEE 802.11n, IEEE 802.11n

Expansion and Connectivity

  • Interfaces
    1 x Micro-USB
    1 x Micro-HDMI
    1 x headphones, 1 x USB 2.0
    1 x Micro-HDMI
    1 x headphones
  • HDMI Port
    Yes

Dimensions & Weight

  • Width
    6.4 in
  • Depth
    0.35 in
  • Height
    9.4 in

General

  • Manufacturer
    Amazon

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Amazon Kindle Fire HD 8.9

Part Number: CNET-Kindle-Fire-8.9-16GB
MSRP: $269.00 Low Price: $459.77 See all prices