Amazon India today announced a limited-period Diwali offers for its customers on Kindle e-readers and Kindle Fire HD 8.9 inch tablets. The Kindle e-readers' price has been reduced from Rs. 5,999 to Rs.4,999. The 16 GB Kindle Fire HD 8.9 inch tablet is now available at a new price point of Rs. 17,999, reduced from the earlier Rs. 21,999, and the 32GB variant which was initially priced at Rs. 25,999, is now available at Rs. 21,999.
The limited period offers will be available from today (18th October) and will last till 1st of November 2013 and are only valid for purchases made online from Amazon Store.
Kindle E-readers are designed for people who love to read and allows customers to carry their entire library in their pocket as it can hold up to 1,400 books and purchase new books wirelessly. The device features a 6-inch electronic ink display that gives readers an experience of a real paper.
Amazon Kindle Fire HD 8.9 comes packed with an 8.9-inch display Offering a resolution of 1920 x 1200 pixels and 254 ppi pixel density. The display also features a polarizing filter and an anti-glare technology. It is powered by a 1.5 GHz dual-core OMAP4470 CPU with 299 MHz PowerVR SGX544 GPU. Connectivity options include; Dual-band WiFi 802.11 b/g/n with dual-antennas /MIMO which is 40% faster, micro USB, Micro-HDMI and Bluetooth with A2DP. There is also a 3.5 mm stereo jack. It hts set on the smartwatch space, and if new pictures and a video is any indication, it will be quite a feast for the eyes.
The company was recently awarded patent approval for a multi-segment wearable accessory, which essentially looks like a chain of touch screens on one wristband.ouses 16GB/32GB internal storage capacity and lacks microSD card slot. The device comes loaded with integrated stereo speakers with exclusive Dolby audio engine. Measuring 8.8 mm thick the device weighs 567 grams and the battery will offer Over 10 hours worth of reading, web surfing over Wi-Fi, video watching, or music playback.
With Kindle Fire tablets customers in India will get instant access to the most popular apps and games including Facebook, Temple Run and Angry Birds and marquee Indian apps including BIGFLIX, Chhota Bheem, Throne of Bali, Dhingana, ErosNow, ESPNCricinfo, MapMyIndia, MakeMyTrip, SonyLIV, BookMyShow, Zomato, Nimbuzz Messenger and NDTV, each optimized for Kindle Fire HD.