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The 2013 Kindle Fire HD works perfectly as an e-reader with a few extra tablet features, but users looking to take full advantage of Amazon's ecosystem should pay more for the Fire HDX. quote


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Critic reviews

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7.0
CNET Nov 1, 2013

The 2013 Kindle Fire HD works perfectly as an e-reader with a few extra tablet features, but users looking to take full advantage of Amazon's ecosystem should pay more for the Fire HDX.

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8.0
PC Advisor Dec 20, 2013

The Amazon Kindle Fire HD (2013) is an Android tablet with great price and specs, but its lack of access to Google's app store could be an issue for some.

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7.0
phoneArena Oct 23, 2013

Still, in the back of our minds, it’s the kind of thing some people would give as a stocking stuffer. So depending on the person receiving it, the tablet might be used with care – that or just become a throwaway come next year.

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First Looks

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Engadget Sep 25, 2013

This Kindle shares a lot with its predecessor, though there are some notable changes. Namely, the body. See, if we're strictly talking form factor here, this guy is a dead ringer for the 7-inch HDX. Inside, however, you'll find last-gen processing power: a 1.5GHz dual-core processor.

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CNET Sep 24, 2013

Gone is the subtle curvature of last year's models in favor of a much more angular backside that maintains a clear space between the speakers and your coffee table when laid down flat.

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9.0
bkowalski3000 bkowalski3000

For $129, I wasn't expecting much when I ordered this Kindle Fire. I was expecting an experience similar to Huawei's early tablet's; cheap . Given this is my first Kindle Fire, I had to prior knowledge to base my experience on so the slate was clean. When I got it in the mail a few days...

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