Just because Amazon Prime Day is officially delayed doesn't mean there are no epic Amazon deals to be had this week. On the contrary, there's a massive Fire tablet sale you can take advantage of right now.
For a limited time, Amazon is taking up to $50 off its entire Fire tablet lineup. After discount, prices start as low as $34.99. If you're looking for a good all-purpose, everyday tablet — we recommend the 2020 Fire HD 8 Plus, which is on sale for just $79.99 ($30 off). Amazon is also slashing the price of its Kindles.
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Fire tablet sale — 2020 models
Fire HD 8 (2020): was $89 now $59 @ Amazon
The 2020 Fire HD 8 brings better battery life (almost 14 hours) and USB-C charging to Amazon's family of tablets. For casual TV watching and music listening, the Fire HD 8 is a solid device, even more so if you're a Prime subscriber.
Fire HD 8 Plus: was $109 now $79 @ Amazon
The new Fire HD 8 Plus packs all the same features of the Fire HD 8, but houses 3GB of RAM (instead of 2GB), which means you'll get much snappier performance. It also supports wireless charging. This is only the second time it's been on sale.
Fire HD 8 Kids Edition: was $139 now $89 @ Amazon
The 2020 Amazon Fire HD 8 Kids Edition tablet is 30% faster than its predecessor and also $10 pricier. However, it's now on sale at its cheapest price ever. It includes a standard bumper case (in blue, pink, or purple), a two-year "worry-free guarantee" (essentially a no-questions asked warranty), and a year of FreeTime Unlimited.
Fire tablet sale — 2019 models
Amazon Fire 7 Tablet: was $49 now $34 @ Amazon
The Fire 7 tablet is the best affordable tablet around. It lets you access your favorite entertainment apps and call on Alexa for hands-free functionality. Get it for just $34.99 at Amazon.
Amazon Fire HD 10 Tablet: was $149 now $99 @ Amazon
With its bright, vivid display and speedy performance, the Fire HD 10 is a solid choice if you're looking for an affordable tablet that you can take everywhere. At $50 off, it's an even better value than it was before.
Fire 7 Kids Tablet: was $99 now $59 @ Amazon
The Fire 7 Kids Edition tablet features a 7-inch display, 1.3GHz quad-core CPU, 1GB of RAM, and 32GB of storage. More importantly, it also comes with a 2-year worry-free warranty and protective case.
Fire HD 10 Kids Tablet: was $199 now $149 @ Amazon
The largest kids tablet in Amazon's arsenal, the Fire HD 10 packs everything we love about the traditional Fire HD 10 and adds in a 2-year worry free warranty and child-proof case. It's an excellent tablet for kids or tweens who need more power than Amazon's other tablets.
All-new Kindle: was $89 now $69 @ Amazon
The base Kindle e-reader packs built-in lighting, so you're not at the whims of daylight or bedside lamps when reading your favorite books. It's currently $20 off and comes with 3 months of Kindle Unlimited for free.
Kindle Paperwhite: was $129 now $99 @ Amazon
The water-resistant Kindle Paperwhite features a 6-inch, anti-glare flush-to-screen display, a 5 LED front light, and 8GB of storage. Now $30 off and bundled with 3-months of Kindle Unlimited, it's one of the best Kindle deals you can get.
Kindle Paperwhite Bundle: was $189 now $139 @ Amazon
The Kindle Paperwhite Essentials Bundle includes a Kindle Paperwhite along with a leather cover and power adapter. Normally on sale for $189, it's now $139.97 ($50 off).
Kindle Unlimited 6 months: was $59 now $47 @ Amazon
Heads up, bookworms. Right now you can get 6 months of Kindle Unlimited for $47.86 ($12 off). It's one of the best Kindle sales we've seen from Amazon. Kindle Unlimited gives you access to over 1 million titles, magazines, audiobooks, and more. It will renew at $9.99/month after your 6 months are up.
Which Amazon tablet should you buy?
Need help choosing the best tablet? All three Fire tablets hold a spot in our list of best tablets. The Fire 7 is best if you're on a tight budget, whereas in our Amazon Fire HD 8 review, we found Amazon's newest tablet is the best for pretty much every type of user. Meanwhile, the Fire HD 8 Plus gives you snappier performance if you plan on using your tablet for more than just the occasional video stream.
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