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85
Engadget
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An all-around great product that's among the best in its category. You'll almost certainly be happy.
85

An all-around great product that's among the best in its category. You'll almost certainly be happy.

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Engadget Review

Amazon's latest Kindle Fire brings a lot of welcome upgrades and is sure to be a big seller this holiday season.

Pros
  • Great screen
  • Long battery life
  • Lots of welcome enhancements to Fire OS
Cons
  • No Google Play access
  • Starting price includes Special Offers
  • No video-out port
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Engadget

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90
parks1348
The best in its category. We highly recommend it. - Engadget
90
FrostByte
The best in its category. We highly recommend it. - Engadget
90
jethoman
I was really wanting a tablet was my grad school class. I had bought my textbook...read more
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