Kindle Fire 8.9″ launches in Europe and Japan: prices drop for the USA
they are announcing that the larger, 8.9″ Kindle Fire is being released in Europe (UK, Germany, France, Italy, and Spain) and Japan.
For customers in the USA, the price is also being reduced.
Kindle Fire HD 8.9″, Dolby Audio, Dual-Band Wi-Fi, 16 GB – Includes Special Offers now $269 (down from $299): without Special Offers, $284…the 32 GB model is $299 with Special Offers $314 without
Kindle Fire HD 8.9″ 4G LTE Wireless 32GB (which has both wi-fi and a cellphone like access to the internet), has gone down to $399 (from $499) for the 32GB model with Special Offers, $414 without Special Offers and 32GB, $499 for 64GB with Special Offers, $514 for 64GB without Special Offers.
This is a considerable price drop!
The smaller models seem to be the same: $199 for Kindle Fire HD, and $159 for the Kindle Fire (not HD).
This post by Bufo Calvin originally appeared in the I Love My Kindle blog.