79
Engadget
Score
A good product that falls short of greatness.
79

A good product that falls short of greatness.

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The Engadget Score is a unique ranking of products based on extensive independent research and analysis by our expert editorial and research teams. The Global Score is arrived at only after curating hundreds, sometimes thousands of weighted data points (such as critic and user reviews).

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Amazon Kindle Fire HD review (7-inch)

Amazon's Kindle Fire HD is a big step forward over the original Fire, but still a little too customized to appeal to more serious tablet users.

Pros
  • Great-looking IPS screenMuch-improved designStrong WiFi performanceExtensive content selection
Cons
  • Occasionally sluggish performanceConstant sales pitches
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Scores

Engadget

79
 

User Reviews

80
Outcast923
Overall the product is good for an Apple product. It lacks some of the features...read more
90
marcham93
The best in its category. We highly recommend it. - Engadget
90
tatsumaki
For the money (and heavily dependent on what you're going to use it for) the...read more
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7.6
Average Critic Score

Battery life

8.0
 

Portability (size / weight)

7.1
 

Display

8.7
 

Storage capacity

7.8
 

Features

7.9
 

Durability

8.0
 

Ease of use

6.7
 

Design and form factor

7.8
 

How It Stacks Up

82

Engadget

82
 

Critic

87
 

User

80
 

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82

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Critic

82
 

User

67
 
74

Engadget

74
 

Critic

73
 

User

80
 
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How It Stacks Up

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Critic

87
 

User

80
 

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