Amazon moves ahead with Kindle tablets, ereaders (photos)

Amazon moves ahead with Kindle tablets, ereaders (photos)

Summary: Amazon takes the wraps off its new tablets, the 8.9-inch Kindle Fire HD and the 7-inch Kindle Fire HD. They expect to give Apple stiff competition in price and features.

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  • The Kindle Paperwhite display includes 62 percent more pixels at 212 pixels per inch to offer what might be the closest any e-reader has come to actually replicating the look of paper pages.

  • In a protective cover, the Kindle Paperwhite almost looks like a real book.

  • The Kindle Fire had its price cut to $159.

Topics: Amazon, Apple, Tablets

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