Amazon to Launch 8.9-inch Kindle Fire Tablet in 2Q12?

Posted November 21, 2011 at 4:57pm by iClarified | Please help us and submit a translation by clicking here | 3896 views

Amazon is reportedly working on an 8.9-inch and 10.1-inch Kindle Fire tablet, according to DigiTimes. The 8.9-inch version is said to launch in the second quarter of 2012.

Amazon is developing 8.9- and 10.1-inch next-generation Kindle Fire models and has selected an 8.9-inch model for launch by the end of the second quarter of 2012 due to LG Display's and Samsung Electronics' promotion of 8.9-inch panels and to avoid competition with 9.7-10.1-inch products offered by other vendors, the sources said. Foxconn will begin ODM production of 8.9-inch Kindle Fire in the middle of the second quarter of 2012, the sources indicated.

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Shawn - November 21, 2011 at 7:07pm
Is it still gona look like crap?
Hu Jintao - November 21, 2011 at 5:45pm
Will this be sold at a loss as is the fire?
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