Fast and responsive
The fast quad-core processor consists of four high-performance cores up to 1.5 GHz, which ensures quick app launch times, smooth games and videos, and great overall performance.
Beautiful HD display
Fire HD 8 features a widescreen 1280 × 800 high-definition display with over a million pixels (189 ppi) and a bright vivid picture. Enjoy a great viewing experience at even the widest angles with low glare, using a combination of direct lamination IPS (in-plane switching) technology and an advanced polarising filter.
No more worrying about storage space
Keep your photos, movies and games with you using a microSD card slot that lets you expand your tablet’s storage by up to 128GB. Plus, enjoy free unlimited cloud storage for all Amazon content and photos taken with your Fire device. Prime Music support for microSD cards coming soon.
Power when you need it
Don’t be tethered to an electrical socket – with up to 8 hours of mixed-use battery life, Fire HD 8 gives you the flexibility to go wherever the day takes you.
Capture life’s moments
Fire HD 8 features a 5 MP rear-facing camera for taking photos, and shooting and editing 1080p video. Customised auto-white balance and auto-exposure algorithms help you capture sharp, colourful and ideally exposed pictures & video in different lighting conditions. The front-facing 720p camera is perfect for Skype calls with friends and family.
Stands up to everyday life
Amazon engineers Fire tablets to hold up against everyday life. As measured in tumble tests, Fire tablets are 1.8 times more durable than the iPad Air 2.