Amazon has announced its next generation Kindle Fire tablets, called the Amazon Kindle Fire HDX, the tablets comes in two sizes, one with a 7 inch display and one with an 8.9 inch display.
The Amazon Kindle Fire HDX tablet share the same specifications apart from the display sizes, both devices are powered by a quad core 2.2GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon 800 processor and feature 2GB of RAM and a choice of 16GB, 32GB OR 64GB of storage.
The 7 inch Kindle Fire HDX features a resolution of 1920 x 1200 at 323 pixels per inch, and the 8.9 inch Kindle Fire HDX features a resolution of 2560 x 1600 pixels at 339 pixels per inch.
Both of these new Amazon HDX tablet run OS Fire 3.0 “Mojito” and they come with a front facing HD camera for video calls and the 8.9 inch models has a rear facing 8 megapixel wide aperture camera which can record full HD video in 1080p.
The Amazon Kindle Fire HDX 16GB will retail for $229, there will also be LTE models which will be available on both Verizon and AT&T, the 8.9 inch model starts at $379 for the 16GB version, there will also be an LTE version of the 8.9 inch tablet.
Amazon has put all of the new Kindle Fire HDX tablets up for pre-order and they will start shipping on the 2nd of September, you can find out more details over at Amazon.