Amazon’s 7-Inch and 8.9-Inch Kindle Fire HD Is Now Available In Over 170 Countries

Posted May 24, 2013

Amazon has announced that the 7-inch and 8.9-inch Kindle Fire HD tablet is available in over 170 countries and regions around the world.  These devices are available for pre-order through and will start shipping on June 13th.  The 8.9-inch Kindle Fire HD costs $284 and the 7-inch costs $214.

Specs of the 8.9-inch Kindle Fire HD include a dual-core 1.5GHz TI OMAP 4470 processor, 1920 x 1200 pixel resolution, 1GB RAM, 32GB or 64GB internal storage, a 6,000mAH battery, and Dolby Digital Plus audio.

?Kindle Fire HD is the #1 best-selling item in the world for Amazon since its launch, and we?re thrilled to make it available to even more customers around the globe today,? said Dave Limp, Vice President, Amazon Kindle. ?Not only does Kindle Fire feature advanced hardware, it?s also a service. When combined with our content ecosystem, great email and browsing and top-rated customer service, we hope people around the world will agree that Kindle Fire HD is the best tablet for an incredible price.?