- The Amazon Fire HD 8 is an 8-inch tablet for reading and portable entertainment.
- Its latest release is the 12th generation (2022), progressing from the 10th and 11th generations in 2020 and 2021 respectively.
- This is an Amazon Fire HD 8 review detailing the price, specs, and features.
- Read on for details on the Amazon Fire HD 8 dimension, battery, and Amazon Fire HD 8 Gen accessories.
- 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 Android version
- Amazon Fire HD 8 runs on the Fire OS 7, based on Android 9.0 Pie.
- Application startup speed has been greatly improved, new privacy protection mechanism adopted will guarantee the security of data.
Amazon Fire HD 8 accessories
- Accessories are devices that are not integral to the operation of an intelligent device as designed by the manufacturer.
- They help you take full advantage of your tablet through additional functionalities such as expanded storage.
- Amazon Fire HD 8 has the following accessories;
- Quick Start Guide
- Screen protector
- Luna Cloud Gaming Controller
- USB Type-C
- Tablet case
Amazon Fire HD 8 Alexa
- Alexa is an intelligent feature that allows you to operate your tablet hands-free.
- You can ask Alexa to do various things for you on your tab. You can for instance ask Alexa to;
- Play videos and music
- Open some of your apps
- Shop online
- Check the weather for you
- Call or message friends and family, access compatible smart home devices, and more.
- Through this technology, you can operate the Amazon Fire HD 8 from a distance.
Amazon Fire HD 8 battery
- 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.
- Whether working, studying, or playing, you never have to worry about running out of power for the day.
- You can fully charge your tablet in under 5 hours using the USB-C cable and 5W power adapter included in the box.
- The 9W adapter (sold separately) can charge the tablet in under 3 hours.
- 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)
- Internal storage has been a constant fuss for many smartphone users.
- The notorious “insufficient storage” has earned many creases on people’s faces as they try to download information or navigate their phones.
- Amazon Fire HD 8 has an internal storage capacity of 32GB and 2GB RAM.
- Other Amazon Fire HD 8 devices have 64GB ROM and 2GB RAM.
- The internal storage is expandable up to 1TB through external storage accessories like SD cards.
Amazon Fire HD 8 dimensions and colors
- Amazon Fire HD 8 is thin, lightweight, and travels easily so you can enjoy your movies and favorite books at any time.
- The tablet is designed in the following colors;
- 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?
- No, the tablet does not support Google play. You can download Apps from the Amazon Appstore.
- Through the Amazon Appstore, you can enjoy Apps such as Facebook, Instagram, and TikTok.
- 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)
- When watching a clip, reading, or playing a game, screen size is often one of your biggest concerns.
- While the tablet displays video, its amazing display features guarantee you a comfortable reading experience.
- Amazon Fire HD 8 has an 8-inch IPS high-definition touchscreen with 1280 x 800 resolution and 189 PPI pixel density.
- 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
- Amazon Fire HD 8 has capable front and rear cameras.
- The 2-megapixel HD rear camera captures sufficiently clear and sharp photos.
- The 2 MP HD front camera guarantees the most beautiful version of your face through sharp and ultra-clear selfies.
- Both cameras have 720p HD video recording capabilities.
Amazon Fire HD 8 sensors
- G-sensor/accelerometer that detects motion and location of your device.
- Ambient light sensor to make phone screen lighting comfortable to the user.
Amazon Fire HD 8 connectivity
- Amazon Fire HD 8 connects you to networks that allow you to communicate, send and receive files.
- It has WiFi connectivity for internet access and Bluetooth/NFC for file transfers.
- Amazon Fire HD 8 has a Micro SD Card slot.
Amazon Fire HD 8 processor (Hexa-core 2.0 GHz chipset)
- A smartphone is as good as its processing speed.
- With modern realities where you might need to execute multiple tasks at a go, you need an unwavering processor.
- 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?
- Amazon Fire HD 8 is a suitable mobile gaming device because of its big screen.
- Its screen has a quality resolution to give you clear and smooth pictures as you play video games.
- The tablet has a Hexa-core processor to allow a faster, more reliable gaming experience.
Amazon Fire HD 8 audio
- Amazon Fire HD 8 has dual speakers with Dolby Atoms.
- Dolby Atoms is a spatial sound technology designed to enhance the realness, clarity, and detail of any audio you listen to.
- 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
- The tablet is inexpensive to acquire.
- Excellent audio through Dolby Atoms.
- Hands-free Alexa support
Amazon Fire HD 8 cons
- Less powerful camera
- Apps you can access on the tablet are limited