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Amazon Kindle Fire HD 7
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Amazon Kindle Fire HD 7 1.5GHz 16GB 7" Tablet

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1.5GHz Fire OS 16GB 7" Nov 2014
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The most powerful 7-inch tablet under $150 fast quad-core processor, HD display, front and rear cameras, stereo speakers, and five color choices - Fast quad-core processor up to 1.5 GHz 2x the... More
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5 Reasons For

Flash Storage Media

This tablet supports a Flash storage media, which is typical of many tablet computers that have been around for more than two years.

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Good Brand

We checked 363 user and expert reviews for Amazon tablets and found that on average Amazon has good ratings compared to other brands. We also found that Amazon has good ratings specifically within its tablet computers range.

Four Processor Coress

Most tablet computers of a comparable type and age to the Kindle Fire HD 7 have between one and seven processor coress, including the Amazon Kindle Fire HD 7 which has four processor coress.

We compared all the other 4 processor cores tablet computers to this tablet and we think because of it's better review score, the Samsung GT-N8000 Galaxy Note[plb_2342985_price] is also worth considering.

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Fairly Large Internal Storage Capacity

With an internal storage capacity of 16 gigabytes, the Kindle Fire HD 7 has a fairly large internal storage capacity compared to most of the other tablet computers of a comparable age and type to the Kindle Fire HD 7. The smallest internal storage capacity of tablet computers that were released more than two years ago is 0.25GB, the largest is 260GB, and the average internal storage capacity is 19GB.

Other 16GB internal storage capacity tablets currently available that you might also want to consider include the Apple iPad[plb_829095_price], or the Samsung SM-T320 Galaxy Tab Pro[plb_2234096_price] which has better reviews.

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4 Bluetooth Version

This tablet supports a 4.0 LE bluetooth version, which is the most frequently supported bluetooth version on tablet computers of this age and type.

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6 Reasons Against

Not 3G

Like most of the other tablets of this type and age, the Amazon Kindle Fire HD 7 is not 3G.

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Not 4G

Like most of the other tablet computers that have been around for a comparable time to the Kindle Fire HD 7, the Amazon Kindle Fire HD 7 is not 4G.

If you want a tablet that is 4G then you might also want to consider the Samsung SM-T311 Galaxy Tab 3[plb_1955439_price] which also has a higher rating.

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Quite Small Display Diagonal

With a display diagonal of only 7 inches, the Kindle Fire HD 7 has one of the smaller display diagonals amongst tablet computers of this age. The smallest display diagonal of tablet computers that have been around for more than two years is 3.9", the largest is 19", and the average display diagonal is 8.7".

It may also be worth also looking at one of the alternative 7" tablet computers currently available including because of it's better review score, the Samsung SM-T211 Galaxy Tab 3[plb_2035029_price].

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Very Low Rear Camera Resolution (numeric)

With a rear camera resolution (numeric) of only 2 megapixels, the Amazon Kindle Fire HD 7 has one of the lower rear camera resolution (numeric)s amongst similar spec tablets of this age. Tablet computers that were launched more than two years ago have rear camera resolution (numeric)s of between 0.3MP and 8MP.

If this tablet computer rear camera resolution (numeric) is not high enough for you then you might also want to look at the Samsung SM-T330 Galaxy Tab 4[plb_2876252_price] (3MP) which is also higher rated.

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Quite Small Internal Memory

Tablet computers of this age and type have internal memorys of between 0.25GB and 8GB, and the average internal memory is 1.4GB. The Kindle Fire HD 7 has a fairly small internal memory (only 1 gigabyte) compared to most of the other similar spec tablet computers that came out around the same time as the Kindle Fire HD 7.

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Fairly Thick

The thinnest depth of tablets of a comparable type and age to the Kindle Fire HD 7 is 4mm and the thickest is 280mm. The Kindle Fire HD 7 has a quite thick depth (128 millimeters) compared to most of the other comparable spec tablet computers that have been on the market for a similar time to the Kindle Fire HD 7.

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2 Other reasons to consider the Amazon Kindle Fire HD 7

Released Over Two Years Ago

It was over two years ago when this tablet was released.

Average Processor Frequency

At 1.5 gigahertz, the Amazon Kindle Fire HD 7 has a pretty average processor frequency compared to most of the other tablet computers that were released around the same time as the Kindle Fire HD 7.

There are a number of alternative 1.5GHz processor clock speed tablet computers currently available which you might want to consider including because of it's better review score, the Amazon Kindle Fire HD 7[plb_2569407_price].

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Expert Reviews

(169)
29 September 2015

The Amazon Kindle Fire HD tablets have started shipping today, so now's the perfect time to check out the new affordable lineup.At the second annual MediaTek Executive forum in London MediaTek... Read more…

5 March 2015

This is a 7" HD tablet from Amazon, which they hope will put a dent into what is now a very crowded and competitive market. Samsung and Apple have been dominating the tablet world, pretty much... Read more…

20 February 2015

The other main drawback, of course, is that these Kindles running Amazon's Fire OS 4 ? a custom version of Android based on version 4.4.2 of the latter. That means you don't get the Google Play... Read more…

5 February 2015

Less practical and with lower endurance than its 6? equivalent, the Kindle Fire HD 7 nevertheless offers the same quality user experience, with solid performance and a range of features for its...

19 January 2015

When the first Fire Tablet came out, I was an early adopter. I purchased the initial one within weeks of its release, hoping that it was the new competitor that would give Apple a run for their... Read more…

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User Reviews

(1)
Reviewed 19 August 2014 by Alex D.
(Verified Purchase)

I bought this without considering the lack of Google services support, but It's still a great device for media and reading. The Amzn app store is absolutely terrible, but you can install 1Mobile... Read more…

Screen, responsiveness, feelbuild quality, audio, free month of Amzn Prime (apparently naming a competitor to Newegg in the review is "offensive" even if they're the manufacturer of the device; come o
Great display and intuitive interface. I am still learning parental control policies so I had to stop that for now. My daughter is 8 and knows her way around the appstore from using old ipads and ipho
Amzn flavor of androidAmzn app store, memory can't be expanded, no rear camera
Micro USB adapter connects to device at an angle. I am worried it will wear down if my four year old or I plug it in wrong. My daughter will probably be fine with it

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Manufacturer Part Numbers amazon sq46, amazon sq46c, amazon sq46cw, amazon x43z60
Barcodes 00848719024579

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