Amazon Announces New Kindle & Kindle Fire Models

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Amazon announced their soon-to-be-released Kindle models yesterday, with an impressive list of upgrades to both the Kindle and Kindle Fire. I’m pretty excited about the Kindle Paperwhite myself, which offers e-ink for daytime reading and a built-in light for night!

Kindle Fire

Kindle Fire

Choose from four all-new Kindle Fire models:

Kindle Fire, $159
The original Kindle Fire has been upgraded and is now 40% faster, has twice as much memory and longer battery life. A great value! Pre-order yours now for delivery on 9/15.

Kindle Fire HD, $199-$249
The new Kindle Fire HD includes an even richer screen display, an even longer battery life, Dolby Audio dual-driver speakers and up to 32GB of storage! It also comes with a front-facing camera for easy Skype integration. Pre-order yours now for delivery on 9/15.

Kindle Fire HD 8.9″, $299-$369
If a larger screen size is what you’re after, the Kindle Fire will now also come in an 8.9″ size, with up to 32GB of storage and a faster processor. Pre-order yours now for delivery on 11/20.

Kindle Fire HD 8.9″ 4G, $499-599
And finally, for people on the go, the Kindle Fire HD 8.9″ 4G also offers up to 64GB of storage plus 4G access for 12 months for just $49.99. Please note that the projected release date on this device is November 20, 2012.



Or pick up a traditional Kindle for as low as $69!

Kindle, $69-$89
The traditional Kindle includes all of the features that have made it the most popular e-reader on the market, at a new low price of just $69. Pre-order yours now for delivery on 10/1.

Kindle Paperwhite, $119-$139
The all-new Kindle Paperwhite delivers higher resolution and higher contrast for even better performance in sunlight as well as a built-in light for nighttime reading. With an 8-week battery life and touchscreen, this is a great upgrade to a traditional e-reader! Pre-order yours now for delivery on 10/1.

Kindle Paperwhite 3G, $179-$199
Or for those of you on the go, pick up the Kindle Paperwhite 3G for free 3G access wherever you go! Pre-order yours now for delivery on 10/1.

What Do You Think?

Which device are you most excited about? Will you be pre-ordering it? Adding it to your Christmas wishlist?

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