If you crave for a Kindle Paperwhite having larger display and some more features, Amazon is here to serve you. A Reader’s edition of the Fire HD 8 tablet has been launched by the company. The price of the device is around $250.
The Reader’s Edition of Fire HD 8 tablet is similar to the Fire HD 8 that was launched by the company in the month of September. Additional features are also offered by it that the readers can appreciate. For example, users would get one year access to Unlimited subscription service of Kindle and the cost of it would be around $10 per month.
The tablet has a Blue shade color option. It has a new display setting which has an aim of improving the reading experience of users in dimly lit or dark environments. Other than that, it is the same Amazon Fire HD 8 that was launched this year. It features an 8 inch HD display with a resolution of 1280 x 800. It has an unspecified quad-core processor, a front facing camera as well as a 5 megapixel rear camera. The inbuilt storage capacity of the device is 8 GB and can be expanded up to 128 GB with the help of a microSD card. Free limited edition leather cover is also being offered by the company.
The VP of Amazon Devices, Charlie Tritschler stated that with this Fire HD 8 Reader’s Edition, the best reading experience is delivered. With a light and thin design as well as 8 inch color display, this tablet is just perfect for reading. Unlimited access is obtained to over 1 million books and moreover, there are new features too like Blue Shade. The price of the Fire HD 8 Reader’s Edition is $250, which is almost double the price of that of Fire HD 8 tablet. In US, it is up for pre-orders. Nothing has been mentioned about the availability in India.