New Kindles coming July 31?
By Andrew Hudson Published: June 26, 2012 Updated: October 18, 2016
UPDATE (Aug 23, 2012): The new Kindles may be launched on September 6, 2012, according to All Things D.
A higher-resolution Kindle Fire may get launched by Amazon next month, according to CNet and . the announcement may come on July 31 with shipping on August 7. Several models may debut:
- Kindle Fire 2: For $199, a new 7-inch tablet with a higher resolution 1280 x 800 pixels and a camera.
- Kindle Fire 1: For a lower price of $149, the existing 7-inch Kindle Fire with a resolution of 1024 x 600 pixels.
- Kindle Touch 2: a new ebook reader with a 6-inch display and integrated backlight.
A new 10.1-inch tablet is reportedly in development for an early 2013 launch.
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