Amazon To Release 5-6 More Types Of Tablets

Posted Jul 23, 2012

Amazon is close to releasing new tablets according to Alistair Barr at Reuters.  Demos Parneros, the president of U.S. retail for Staples told Reuters that the company is releasing five or six tablet SKUs of the Kindle Fire, which would be around 3 models at different storage sizes.  The iPad has over a dozen different types of SKUs between the black model, white model, 16-64GB options, and WiFi.  One of the new types of Amazon tablets will have a 10-inch screen according to Parneros.  There is no word on the release date.