Amazon’s 2019 Fire 7 pill will get you hands-free Alexa for a cut price value

Amazon has simply introduced the most recent model of its inexpensive Fire 7 pill and it brings a number of key upgrades to the social gathering.

Before we get onto specs or options, it’s essential to notice it is a super-cheap pill. At £49.99 it severely undercuts nearly all the things else on the market.

The largest replace this 12 months is a characteristic that has grow to be commonplace amongst Fire tablets: hands-free Alexa. You can ask Amazon’s useful voice assistant to play music, set timers or management lights and in contrast to earlier Fire 7’s you don’t have to hit a button to provoke this.

There’s a quicker processor contained in the Fire 7 this time too. While it doesn’t give specifics, Amazon states it’s a 1.3Ghz processor. It has additionally doubled the bottom storage from eight to 16GB. Pay a bit extra and you’ll double that once more to 32GB. There’s a microSD slot too which may handles playing cards as much as 512GB.

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Amazon’s Fire tablets have nice integration with the model’s Prime Video service, together with Kindle books and Audible audiobooks. If you’re deep within the Amazon ecosystem then you definitely’ll discover all that content material entrance and centre if you boot up the gadget.

Other options embody a 7-inch IPS show, a sturdy physique and a digital camera on each the back and front. It’s all primary stuff however for the worth it’s laborious to complain.

A pleasant contact is a trio of latest colors, which substitute the marginally luridly brilliant hues from earlier than. There’s Twilight Blue, Plum and Sage. Oh, there’s a regular black possibility too.

If you’re eager on the brand new Fire 7 you may pre-order it immediately from Amazon.co.uk, with units starting to ship on June 6. There’s a choice of circumstances out there too with a value of £24.99. Once it goes on sale you’ll be capable to choose it up from shops like Tesco and John Lewis & Partners.

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