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Amazon (re) Kindles the eReader Fire…

September 28th, 2011 by Christen Rochon

 

This morning Amazon has announced it’s newest addition into the eReader / tablet market – The Fire.  According to details revealed early to Bloomberg, the Kindle Fire sports a 7-inch display and is priced at $199. Offering Wi-Fi connectivity (no 3G, camera and microphone.)  One would think that it could pose threat to the tablet market – but we don’t think so.

 

Most other tablet devices, including the iPad and BlackBerry PlayBook, bear price tags twice that of the Kindle Fire but with the areas that Blackberry & Apple seem to thrive in – it’s safe to say that their pricing justifies what they offer.  It’s clear that in the arena of eReaders perhaps it’s better to think of it as a competitor to Barnes & Nobles’s $249.99 Nook Color.

Available November 15th…

TODAY Amazon has also cut the price of the original Kindle to $79 and has released the new Kindle Touch just in time for the holidays…

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