Here’s why the Amazon Fire Phone is expensive
Jul29

Here’s why the Amazon Fire Phone is expensive

When Amazon launched its Fire Phone, the company's first smartphone, earlier this month, there was a lot of confusion as to why the handset cost so much. Sure, this is a flagship device with some cool new tech (3D screen anyone?) but ultimately the device goes against Amazon's previous hardware model of selling affordable products to get consumers into the wider ecosystem. Or that is at least how it first appears. The Fire Phone costs...

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Amazon Fire Phone Available Starting Today at AT&T

It's about a month after the launch of the Amazon Fire phone....after all the hype and opinions on it you can finally go down to your local AT&T store try one yourself.  Today is the day that the Fire will available for sale.  This device will have exclusive features like Dynamic Perspective, Firefly and features such as Mayday, Second Screen and X Ray.  Want more information on this device? You can not only check out the official...

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Does Amazon’s Fire Phone have Samsung worried?
Jun23

Does Amazon’s Fire Phone have Samsung worried?

Amazon's Fire Phone arrived last week to a chorus of "that's some cool tech, but meh". Unfortunately the device has not created much buzz with the general consensus being that the device is too ugly, too expensive, the tech is cool but gimmicky, and it is just a conduit to make people shop. It is really hard to argue with such an assessment as the Fire Phone has flop written all over it, but interestingly in Korea they have a...

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Amazon Fire Phones’ 3D and Firefly
Jun18

Amazon Fire Phones’ 3D and Firefly

Amazon has finally announced its first smartphone today after the device has been rumoured for a number of years. The Fire Phone is a strange beast; not particularly good looking and only packing moderately good specs. It is however coming with a number of market first features that will at least let it stand out from the packed flagship market. 3D has long been touted for Amazon’s smartphone and indeed the company did not disappoint,...

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Amazon Fire Phone arrives with 3D features and free Amazon Prime membership
Jun18

Amazon Fire Phone arrives with 3D features and free Amazon Prime membership

Amazon has launched its first smartphone today and it is called the Fire Phone, coming alongside the company's Fire Kindle tablets. The smartphone sports a 4.7-inch IPS LCD HD display with a rubberized chassis, while the display features 590nits brightness for reading outdoors. Around the back there is a 13 megapixel camera with optimal image stabilization with sensors that track the natural shake of hands. Amazon was keen to put the...

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