Amazon has today announced a refresh to its entire tablet line-up, replacing the Kindle Fire HD as well as announcing a Kindle Fire HDX device with both a 7 and 8.9 inch screen, which will replace the current Kindle Fire HD device and will feature a 2.2GHz quad-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 800 processor, 2GB of RAM, Adreno 330 graphics and 11 hours of mixed-use battery life.
The 8.9 inch device will feature a 2560 x 1600 screen resolution with a 339ppi and the 7 inch model will feature a 1920 x 1200 resolution with a 323ppi, the first of which is also 34% lighter than last years model and both feature a capacitive touch display.
There’s also a front-facing HD camera as well as an 8 megapixel rear-facing camera on the 8.9 inch model, both will also have 4G LTE connectivity in the US on AT&T.
Amazon also refreshed their Kindle Fire HD, making it lighter and slimmer than the previous model.
All of the tablets will be available from Amazon to pre-order today, featuring Amazon’s new Mojito UI.
The Amazon Kindle Fire HDX 7-inch will ship from 18 October, the 8.9-inch model from 7 November. The 4G LTE models will ship from 14 November and 10 December respectively.
The new Amazon Kindle Fire HD will ship from 2 October.
No UK pricing or availability has been announced yet.