Fire HDX 8.9, 8.9" HDX Display, Wi-Fi, 64 GB

Price: $494.99
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Manufacturer Details

The all-new Fire HDX 8.9 provides effective performance with an ultrafast 2.5 GHz quad-core processor, a 70 % faster graphics engine, approximately 4X much faster Wi-Fi, and remarkable stereo audio with Dolby Atmos.


Ultrafast quad-core processor

Fire HDX 8.9 includes the all-new, much faster quad-core 2.5 GHz Snapdragon 805 processor-- delivering quick app launches and smooth multi-tasking.

Console-quality graphics

The brand-new Adreno 420 graphics processor on Fire HDX 8.9 provides high frame rates and console-quality graphics-- 70 % faster graphics performance than the previous generation Fire HDX.

Unique HDX display

Fire HDX 8.9 has the greatest resolution (2560x1600) and the very best pixel density (339 ppi) of any Fire tablet, providing an incredible multimedia experience. The HDX display functions over 4 million pixels for vibrant, realistic images that go beyond basic HD.

HD Display

Front and rear HD cameras

High-resolution 8MP rear-facing electronic camera, plus a front-facing HD electronic camera-- capture beautiful images, shoot stunning 1080p videos, and get in touch with HD video calls.


4x much faster Wi-Fi

Geared up with 802.11 air conditioner Wi-Fi, speeds can rise to 600Mbps which is up to 4X much faster than the previous generation Fire HDX. With MIMO (Numerous Input and Numerous Output) and 802.11 air conditioner you can perfectly multi-task high-bandwidth activities like streaming music while downloading an HD motion picture.

Stay connected

Amazon Silk is our cloud-optimized internet browser, solely offered on Fire Tablets and Phones. The most recent version now consists of print support and Private Browsing mode (coming soon). Private Browsing allows you to search the internet without Silk conserving a record of what you visit. Other functions include Checking out View, which supplies a clean, easy-to-read version of web sites by eliminating unnecessary images and clutter.

The email app on Fire tablets makes sending mail, viewing accessories, grouping conversations by topic, and syncing contacts simple. The app supplies full support for the world's most popular email service providers.

Fire tablets are totally integrated with Twitter and facebook, making it simple to link and share with friends and family.

Be amused

Rent or acquire the greatest brand-new releases and most popular motion pictures and TELEVISION programs. Stream quickly over Wi-Fi or download to enjoy later on.

Entertainment Image

Fire tablets are developed for the best in gaming, with tilt, turn, and multi-touch controls.

With X-Ray for music, see lyrics that show line-by-line while you listen to many of your preferred songs. You can also explore an immersive artist experience with images, videos, and more.

Our interactive publication experience allows you to begin checking out in simply a couple of seconds with access to any back problem at any time on the cloud. Many Kindle Magazines have a 30-day complimentary trial.

Be efficient

Develop, edit, see, and print Word, Excel, and PowerPoint files on your Fire tablet with WPS Workplace. Inspect and respond to work email on-the-go with a robust Exchange email experience with ActiveSync. Fire tablets also support printing to your office or home's wireless printer.


Amazon FreeTime

Parents can develop a profile for each of their children and select what books, apps, games, and videos they want to offer their kids access to. Amazon FreeTime is complimentary on every Fire tablet. Parents can also set daily limits for tablet use, or restrict specific categories-- like games and video-- while leaving unrestricted time for reading.

Compare Fire Tablets

Fire HD 6 Fire HD 7 Kindle Fire HDX Fire HDX 8.9
Beginning Rate $99 $139 $199 $379
Screen Size 6" 7" 7" 8.9"
Resolution 1280 x 800 (252 ppi) 1280 x 800 (216 ppi) 1920 x 1200 (323 ppi) 2560 x 1600 (339 ppi)
Processor Quad-core approximately 1.5 GHz Quad-core 2.2 GHz Quad-core 2.5 GHz
Battery Life 8 hours combined use 8 hours combined use 11 hours combined use 12 hours combined use
Audio Dolby Audio, Mono speaker, Built-in micro-phone Dolby Audio, Dual stereo speakers, Built-in micro-phone Dolby Audio, Dual stereo speakers, Built-in micro-phone Dolby Atmos, Dual stereo speakers, Built-in micro-phone
Wi-Fi Single band Wi-Fi Dual band, Dual antenna (MIMO) Wi-Fi Dual band, Dual antenna (MIMO
+HT80) Wi-Fi
4G None Wi-Fi + 4G LTE Unlocked GSM (incl. AT&T)
Wi-Fi + 4G LTE (Verizon)
Electronic camera Front-facing VGA electronic camera + 2 MP rear-facing Front-facing HD electronic camera Front-facing HD electronic camera + 8 MP rear-facing electronic camera
Storage 8 or 16GB 16, 32, or 64GB
Dimensions 6.7" x 4.1" x 0.4"
(169 X 103 X 10.7 mm)
7.5" x 5.0" x 0.42"
(191 X 128 X 10.6 mm)
7.3" x 5.0" x 0.35"
(186 X 128 X 9.0 mm)
9.1" x 6.2" x 0.31"
(231 X 158 X 7.8 mm)
Weight 10.1 oz
(290 grams)
11.9 oz
(337 grams)
Wi-Fi: 10.7 oz (303 grams)
4G: 11 oz (311 grams)
Wi-Fi: 13.2 oz (375 grams)
4G: 13.7 oz (390 grams)
Customer Support Email, internet, and phone On-device "Mayday" button + email, internet, and phone

Key Features

Incredibly light design with exclusive 8.9" HDX display-only 13.2oz with an exclusive HDX display (2560x1600) and amazing pixel density (339 PPI) for vivid, lifelike images Ultrafast 2.5GHz quad-core processor-70% faster graphics performance with 2GB of RAM and Adreno 420 GPU for quicker gaming and smoother video 8MP rear-facing camera-with LED flash for high-resolution photos and 1080p HD video, plus a front-facing 720p HD camera for video calls and more Firefly and Mayday-quickly identify and take action on over 100 million items with Firefly. Get free, live video support with an Amazon expert, 24x7, 365 days a year with Mayday

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