Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 review: Unapologetically content-driven

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  • Amazon Kindle Fire HDX 8.9-inch
    4/5
    $342.00 (When Rated) via Best Buy
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    Amazon makes the best content-oriented tablet better with a stunning display, new features that enhance movies and music, and a decent camera.

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At a Glance

Amazon makes the best content-oriented tablet better with a stunning display, new features that enhance movies and music, and a decent camera.

Price when rated: $379
Lowest price: $342.00 via Best Buy
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Amazon Shop buttons are programmatically attached to all reviews, regardless of products' final review scores. Our parent company, IDG, receives advertisement revenue for shopping activity generated by the links. Because the buttons are attached programmatically, they should not be interpreted as editorial endorsements.

Pros

  • The display has best-in-class color and is even readable outdoors
  • Super-lightweight and easy to hold with one hand
  • X-Ray, Mayday, and parental control features are valuable and unique to this device
  • Fire OS 3.0 keeps your focus on the content you want to enjoy, not on organization or maintenance
  • An annual Amazon Prime membership brings an immense library of books and video to the device with no additional charges

Cons

  • No challenge to the iPad as a productivity device
  • Not that much less expensive than an iPad
  • Its superiority as a content device is contingent on buying most of your books, movies, and music through Amazon
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