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Kindle Fire Blue Shade

New Software Update 5.1.1 for 2015 Fire Tablets adds Blue Shade Feature

Amazon has released a new software update for their 5th gen Fire tablets, including the $50 entry-level Fire, the Fire HD 8 and Fire HD 10. The Fire HD 6 should be getting the update as well. It doesn’t look like any of the previous Fire Tablets will be getting updated to Fire OS 5, […]

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Fire HD 8 Reader’s Edition Tablet

Fire HD 8 Reader’s Edition Tablet Released

Today Amazon announced a new addition to their tablet lineup (kind of) with the release of the Fire HD 8 Reader’s Edition. It’s available for “pre-order” today for $249 and it starts shipping in two days on December 9th. Amazon’s marketing is trying to be clever with this one but I’m not sure if it’s […]

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Fire Tablet Display Mirroring

How to Connect 2015 Fire Tablets to a TV

One question that often comes up regarding Amazon’s Fire tablets is how to connect them to a TV or secondary monitor. Connecting Fire tablets to a TV is actually quite simple, and there are a couple of different methods, but it depends on which model you have. Yesterday someone asked how to connect the $49 […]

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Fire HD 8 Angle Review

Amazon Fire HD 8 Tablet Review and Video Demo

Review Date: October 2015 – Review unit purchased from Amazon Overview The Fire HD 8 is among Amazon’s 5th generation of Fire tablets, along with the Fire HD 10 and the new entry-level $49 Fire. The Fire HD 10 has the exact same specs and software as the Fire HD 8. The main difference between […]

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Google Play Store FIre Tablets

How to Install Google Play on 2015 Fire Tablets (Video)

For this tutorial I’m going to explain step-by-step how to install the Google Play Store on the new Fire tablets for 2015. This includes the $49 entry-level Fire tablet, and the Fire HD 8 and HD 10 tablets. I’ve successfully gone through the process of installing the Google Play Store on the $50 Fire and […]

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Fire Tablet vs Fire HD 8 Text

$49 Fire Tablet vs Fire HD 8 Comparison Review (Video)

Amazon has released three new tablets for 2015. There’s the $49 Fire tablet, and the Fire HD 8 and Fire HD 10. The latter two share the exact same specs; the only difference is the screen size. For this review I’m going to compare the $49 Fire tablet with the Fire HD 8. The most […]

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Fire HD 10 Comparison Review vs Lenovo Tab 2 A10

Fire HD 10 Comparison Review vs Lenovo Tab 2 A10 Tablet

Ever since Amazon released their new 10-inch Android tablet, the Fire HD 10, I’ve been saying that it isn’t a good buy. There are better tablets on the market for the money, namely the Lenovo Tab 2 A10 tablet. I just posted a Lenovo Tab 2 10 review a couple days ago, and there’s no […]

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Fire HD 10

New 8-inch and 10-inch Fire HD Tablets

Amazon’s new tablet line for 2015 adds tablets with different screen sizes to the Fire tablet family with new 8-inch and 10-inch models. They also add memory card slots, which is a big change from the way Amazon used to do things. The Fire HD 8 starts at $149 and the Fire HD 10 starts […]

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