In its recent press release, Amazon has announced the next-generation Fire 7 and Fire 7 Kids tablets, devices that bring more speed, performance, and value to the eCommerce platform’s most affordable tablet.
The new Fire 7 and Fire 7 kids offer double the RAM and 40 percent longer battery life for continual hours of video calling, entertainment, and fun for each member of the family, which its compact size makes these the perfect on-the-go companions.
Moreover, the Fire 7 Kids also includes a kid-proof protective case, a one-year subscription to Amazon Kids+, and a two-year worry-free guarantee.
Both tablets are available to order now, and will start shipping this June 29th.
Amazon Devices Vice president Kevin Keith said, “Fire 7 is our most popular tablet—and now it’s even better. This new generation gives customers more of what they love—improved performance and longer battery life, all for just $59. And for parents looking for a complete kids’ tablet experience, the new Fire 7 Kids has offerings kids love and parents trust, including a year of Amazon Kids+, a virtual playground of ad-free educational and entertainment content that’s like no other.”
Here is a detailed look at the devices’ features. Fire 7 offers faster responsiveness. It has a 30 percent faster quad-core processor and double the RAM, so users can quickly get back to their game or jump between apps.
It also provides a longer battery life. Now with 40 percent more battery life for up to 10 hours of browsing, watching videos, and so much more. It is available with USB-C and 5W in-box adapter for easier charging.
The Fire 7 is thin, light, and durable. With its seven-inch touchscreen, it is easy to carry around and stands up against drops, tumbles, spills, and everyday wear and tear, testing twice as durable and robust as the latest iPad Mini in tumble tests.
The rest of its features include giving users access to entertainment, Kindle content, letting them stay connected, Alexa, and the device is climate pledge-friendly.