No more waiting for the launch date, no more pre-ordering it's available now for shipping to you Kindle Fire HDX 8.9.
The 8.9-inch Amazon Kindle Fire HDX has started shipping in the UK today – November 19. The Android-powered slate comes a 2.2GHz processor and boasts the latest build of Amazon’s forked Android OS, Fire OS 3.0.
The new Fire HDX also introduces a bunch of new features such as the Mayday Button, which connects you to an Amazon help desk via the Fire HDX’s webcam. The idea is all about customer service but you just know it’s going to get abused with hilarious Chat Roulette-style consequences.
Mayday is available 365 days a year, 24/7 and is absolutely free out of the box. Other new features include Kindle FreeTime and expanded X-ray features for films and TV viewing. The 8.9-inch Amazon Kindle Fire HDX will set you back £329.
Jeff Bezos, Amazon Founder and CEO.said: "It's been just one year since we introduced Kindle Fire in the UK, and we are grateful for the overwhelmingly positive response from customers.”
“The team is innovating at an unbelievable speed, and we're excited to bring our new Kindle Fire HDX to the UK.”