Mere seconds after the product was launched, a product page has gone up on Amazon for their exciting new $199 Kindle Fire tablet.
Imploring readers to, “pre-order now to reserve your place in line,” the Kindle Fire will be released on November 15, 2011 In the States.
Anticipating a big consumer response, the page adds, “orders are prioritized on a first come, first served basis.”
Amazon have also posted up detailed specs of the tablet on the product page:
7″ multi-touch display with IPS (in-plane switching) technology and anti-reflective treatment, 1024 x 600 pixel resolution at 169 ppi, 16 million colors.
Size (in inches)
7.5″ x 4.7″ x 0.45″ (190 mm x 120 mm x 11.4 mm).
14.6 ounces (413 grams).
None, because it’s wireless and doesn’t require a computer.
8GB internal. That’s enough for 80 apps, plus either 10 movies or 800 songs or 6,000 books.
Free cloud storage for all Amazon content
Up to 8 hours of continuous reading or 7.5 hours of video playback, with wireless off. Battery life will vary based on wireless usage, such as web browsing and downloading content.
Fully charges in approximately 4 hours via included U.S. power adapter. Also supports charging from your computer via USB.
Supports public and private Wi-Fi networks or hotspots that use the 802.11b, 802.11g, 802.11n, or 802.1X standard with support for WEP, WPA and WPA2 security using password authentication; does not support connecting to ad-hoc (or peer-to-peer) Wi-Fi networks.
USB 2.0 (micro-B connector)
3.5 mm stereo audio jack, top-mounted stereo speakers.