AT&T intros Kindle Fire HD 8.9 with LTE, will sell it for $249

AT&T has just announced the upcoming availability of a 4G LTE-ready Amazon Kindle Fire HD 8.9.

The tablet will be released on April 5 (this Friday), normally costing $399 with a new 2-yr data plan – however, AT&T says that customers who buy it “will receive up to $150 off, for a limited time, lowering the overall cost to $249.”

You’ll be able to connect the Kindle Fire HD 8.9 to AT&T’s LTE network for as low as $10 per month with the carrier’s Mobile Share plans.

“We’re excited to work with AT&T to offer the 4G LTE version of Kindle Fire HD 8.9 to customers across the country. Customers tell us they love our large-screen Kindle Fire HD for browsing the web, writing emails, watching movies, reading magazines, and more – and with AT&T’s 4G LTE technology, everything is faster and more convenient,” declared Mike McKenna, Vice President, Amazon Kindle.

ATT Kindle Fire HD 89 LTE launch April 5

Initially unveiled by Amazon in September 2012, the Kindle Fire HD 8.9 features an 8.9 inch IPS display with 1920 x 1200 pixels (254 ppi), front-facing HD camera, dual band Wi-Fi, Dolby Digital Plus sound, dual-core 1.5GHz TI OMAP 4470 processor, PowerVR SGX544 GPU, 1GB of RAM, 32GB of internal memory, and up to 10 hours of battery life.

Naturally, you also get Amazon-exclusive features, including Immersion Reading, X-Ray for Movies, X-Ray for Textbooks, and Whispersync (for Voice and Games).

Via Press release

Author: Florin

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