Amazon Announces Kindle Fire HDX

Sep 26, 2013

Amazon introduced the third generation of Kindle Fire. The new Kindle Fire HDX tablets combine groundbreaking hardware, the latest version of Fire OS, and exclusive new features and services like X-Ray for Music, Second Screen, Prime Instant Video downloads, and the new Mayday button.

The new Kindle Fire HDX family features a HDX display, a powerful quad-core Snapdragon 800 processor running at 2.2 GHz, and weighs-in at just 13.2 ounces. It is powered by Fire OS 3.0 "Mojito"--with hundreds of new and upgraded features, platform updates, and Amazon-exclusive services like X-Ray for Music, Cloud Collections, Goodreads, and more. The new Mayday button delivers live tech support. One touch connects you to an Amazon expert who can guide you remotely through any feature.

Other features include ppdated email, calendar, and Silk browser; new enterprise features including hardware and software-encryption, Kerberos Intranet, secure Wi-Fi connections, VPN integration, and wireless printing; front-facing HD camera plus a new 8 megapixel wide- aperture rear-facing camera on the 8.9" Fire HDX.