CNET editors round up their favorite tablets, including products from Apple, Samsung, and Google.
With everything that was great about the HDX 7 and more, the Amazon Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 isn't just a great value, it sets the standard for a media consumption tablet.
That's for the 16GB model. Get it with 32GB for only $30 more!
Armed with a powerful processor and Amazon's exhaustive content library, the Kindle Fire HDX delivers incredible value for its price, especially for Amazon Prime members.
The new service offers more than 600,000 Kindle e-books and thousands of Audible audiobooks for $9.99 a month.
Microsoft makes its note-taking app available for free for the Fire Phone and Kindle Fire tablets through Amazon's Appstore for Android.
A website that's since been taken down points to a service called Kindle Unlimited with unlimited access to e-books and audiobooks.
Amazon has slashed the price of all its Kindle Fire tablets by 20 per cent until 4 March, and you get Amazon Prime thrown in for free, too.
Amazon has its own app store for the Kindle Fire and its new Fire Phone. We break down how the Amazon Appstore differs from Google Play and the Apple App Store.
The choice between the Fire HDX 7 and 8.9 will come down to personal preference. Do you want an excellent small tablet or an excellent large one?
Amazon bets the total Prime package -- shipping, e-books, video and now music -- will draw new members, even with a limited streaming-music catalog compared to rivals.