Amazon Fire HD 8 Review – All You Need to Know

    1. The Amazon Fire HD 8 is an 8-inch tablet for reading and portable entertainment.
    2. Its latest release is the 12th generation (2022), progressing from the 10th and 11th generations in 2020 and 2021 respectively.
    3. This is an Amazon Fire HD 8 review detailing the price, specs, and features.
    4. Read on for details on the Amazon Fire HD 8 dimension, battery, and Amazon Fire HD 8 Gen accessories.
    5. Discover more about the Amazon Fire HD 8 display, connectivity, and the Amazon Fire HD 8 ROM.




Amazon Fire HD 8 price in Kenya (Ksh. 18,500)

Amazon Fire HD 8 costs Ksh. 18,500 on Jumia.



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Amazon Fire HD 8 costs Ksh. 18,500 on Jumia. Picture/Amazon



Amazon Fire HD 8 Android version

    1. Amazon Fire HD 8 runs on the Fire OS 7, based on Android 9.0 Pie.
    2. Application startup speed has been greatly improved, new privacy protection mechanism adopted will guarantee the security of data.




Amazon Fire HD 8 accessories

    1. Accessories are devices that are not integral to the operation of an intelligent device as designed by the manufacturer.
    2. They help you take full advantage of your tablet through additional functionalities such as expanded storage.
    3. Amazon Fire HD 8 has the following accessories;
        1. Charger
        2. Quick Start Guide
        3. Screen protector
        4. Luna Cloud Gaming Controller
        5. USB Type-C
        6. Tablet case



Amazon Fire HD 8 Alexa

    1. Alexa is an intelligent feature that allows you to operate your tablet hands-free.
    2. You can ask Alexa to do various things for you on your tab. You can for instance ask Alexa to;
        1. Play videos and music
        2. Open some of your apps
        3. Shop online
        4. Check the weather for you
        5. Call or message friends and family, access compatible smart home devices, and more.
    3. Through this technology, you can operate the Amazon Fire HD 8 from a distance.



Amazon Fire HD 8 battery 

    1. The Amazon Fire HD 8 battery gives you up to 13 hours of reading, browsing, watching videos, and listening to music at home and on the go.
    2. Whether working, studying, or playing, you never have to worry about running out of power for the day.
    3. You can fully charge your tablet in under 5 hours using the USB-C cable and 5W power adapter included in the box.
    4. The 9W adapter (sold separately) can charge the tablet in under 3 hours.
    5. The 15W adapter and USB type C (adapter and cable sold separately) can recharge in under 2.5 hours.



Does the Amazon Fire HD 8 support stylus

No. The 2022 release is not compatible with a stylus pen.



Amazon Fire HD 8 memory and internal storage (32GB ROM, 2GB RAM)

    1. Internal storage has been a constant fuss for many smartphone users.
    2. The notorious “insufficient storage” has earned many creases on people’s faces as they try to download information or navigate their phones.
    3. Amazon Fire HD 8 has an internal storage capacity of 32GB and 2GB RAM.
    4. Other Amazon Fire HD 8 devices have 64GB ROM and 2GB RAM.
    5. The internal storage is expandable up to 1TB through external storage accessories like SD cards.




Amazon Fire HD 8 dimensions and colors

    1. Amazon Fire HD 8 is thin, lightweight, and travels easily so you can enjoy your movies and favorite books at any time.
    2. The tablet is designed in the following colors;
        1. Black
        2. Denim
        3. Rose
    3. It measures 201.90 mm in height, 137.34 mm in width, 9.6 mm in thickness, and 337g in weight.






Does the Amazon Fire HD 8 have Google Play?

    1. No, the tablet does not support Google play. You can download Apps from the Amazon Appstore.
    2. Through the Amazon Appstore, you can enjoy Apps such as Facebook, Instagram, and TikTok.
    3. You can discover new movies or find your next favorite show on Netflix, Hulu, and other streaming platforms on your Amazon Fire HD 8 tablet.




Amazon Fire HD 8 display (8 inches screen size)

    1. When watching a clip, reading, or playing a game, screen size is often one of your biggest concerns.
    2. While the tablet displays video, its amazing display features guarantee you a comfortable reading experience.
    3. Amazon Fire HD 8 has an 8-inch IPS  high-definition touchscreen with 1280 x 800 resolution and 189 PPI pixel density.
    4. This makes Amazon Fire HD 8 the perfect tablet for watching your favorite movies and reading e-Books on the go.




Amazon Fire HD 8 camera

    1. Amazon Fire HD 8 has capable front and rear cameras.
    2. The 2-megapixel HD rear camera captures sufficiently clear and sharp photos.
    3. The 2 MP HD front camera guarantees the most beautiful version of your face through sharp and ultra-clear selfies.
    4. Both cameras have 720p HD video recording capabilities.




Amazon Fire HD 8 sensors

    1. G-sensor/accelerometer that detects motion and location of your device.
    2. Ambient light sensor to make phone screen lighting comfortable to the user.




Amazon Fire HD 8 connectivity

    1. Amazon Fire HD 8 connects you to networks that allow you to communicate, send and receive files.
    2. It has WiFi connectivity for internet access and Bluetooth/NFC for file transfers.
    3. Amazon Fire HD 8 has a Micro SD Card slot.






Amazon Fire HD 8 processor (Hexa-core 2.0 GHz chipset)

    1. A smartphone is as good as its processing speed.
    2. With modern realities where you might need to execute multiple tasks at a go, you need an unwavering processor.
    3. Powered with a Hexa-core 2.0 GHz processor, the tablet is built to handle heavy-duty multitasking.




Is the Amazon Fire HD 8 good for gaming?

    1. Amazon Fire HD 8 is a suitable mobile gaming device because of its big screen.
    2. Its screen has a quality resolution to give you clear and smooth pictures as you play video games.
    3. The tablet has a Hexa-core processor to allow a faster, more reliable gaming experience.



Amazon Fire HD 8 audio

    1. Amazon Fire HD 8 has dual speakers with Dolby Atoms.
    2. Dolby Atoms is a spatial sound technology designed to enhance the realness, clarity, and detail of any audio you listen to.
    3. Amazon Fire HD 8 adaptive surround sound makes you feel part of the production you interact with, be it a movie, game, or music.



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Amazon Fire HD 8 pros

    1. The tablet is inexpensive to acquire.
    2. Excellent audio through Dolby Atoms.
    3. Hands-free Alexa support




Amazon Fire HD 8 cons

    1. Less powerful camera
    2. Apps you can access on the tablet are limited