July 16 Amazon Prime Day – Sales In Tablets From $29 (UPDATING)

So Amazon Prime Day 2018 is about to start in a couple of hours, and we are focusing on tablets and accessories as always. Amazon have announced some of the teasers in advance, but more deals will be launched without any prior announcement. The Prime Day deals kick off at 12PM (PT) and last for 36 hours. You know, during the course of Amazon’s annual shopping fest, not only did … more…

Larger Amazon Fire HD 10 Kids Edition Launch On July 11

Amazon introduced the regular version of the new Fire HD 10 on September 19 last year, but today they announced the July 11 launch of the kids version of the tablet too: https://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B079Z8PLYW/ The larger Amazon Fire HD 10 Kids Edition is the same 10.1-inch Fire OS tablet as before, but this special Kids Edition comes with features that customers wouldn’t get otherwise. These includes the rubber bumper case in … more…

Amazon Unveils Echo Show Mode Dock Transformers For Fire HD 8 And Fire HD 10 Tablets – Launch July 12

Amazon unveiled their first docks for their own Fire tablets today, with the Echo Show transforming Show Mode docks that fits the Fire HD 8 and Fire HD 10. These two docks will be released on July 12: https://www.amazon.com/dp/B07BNXZDJ3 What the Show Mode Charging Dock adds on the software and service side is an Echo-like feature with Alexa listening to you and taking your commands if you want to control … more…

Xbox Sales (+355 Games) And Amazon Fire Tablet Sales For Father’s Day Until June 16/17

June Xbox Sales

For Father’s Day 2018, Amazon have initiated sales campaigns on all the Fire tablets, which now starts at $39 until June 16. This Father’s Day sale also extends to Kindle ereaders as well as other Amazon devices like smart speakers and TV devices. So for the next few days, the 7-inch Fire costs $39, the 8-inch Fire HD 8 costs $59, and the pretty good 10.1-inch Fire HD 10 costs … more…

Apple Still Ahead Of Samsung In Tablet Sales, With Huawei And Lenovo Behind Them

As the first quarter earnings have been made public the last few weeks, so has a few tablet shipment figures from various agencies. And the latest tablet figures today is the top 5 tablet brand shipments as measured by International Data Corporation (IDC). IDC have done a preliminary survey on the largest tablet sales figures and detachable 2-in-1’s for Q1 2018, which indicates that Apple is the leading brand with … more…

Fire Tablets And Kindle E-readers Up To $40 Off Until April 16

Amazon has another sales campaign going on right now, where all of the Amazon Fire tablets are on sale, alongside the Kindle e-readers too: This combined tablet and e-reader sale lasts until April 16, and is exclusive to Amazon Prime members, though it looks like the sale applies to those who sign up for a free Prime membership too. The new tablet prices these days then are $34.99 for the … more…

All Amazon Fire Tablets 20% Off Today – Surface Pro $200 Off

The days just ahead of the Easter holiday next week is proving to be a time of a lot of tablet deals this year. We mentioned that the time corresponds with the Gearbest 4th anniversary sales, but actually there are several other stores that are having tablet sales right now. These includes Amazon today who’s slashing 20% off all their Fire tablets, meaning that the entry level Fire 7 starts … more…

Free Calls And Messages Available From Alexa On iPads, Android Tablets, Amazon Fire Tablets

Free Calls And Messages Available From Alexa On iPads, Android Tablets, Amazon Fire Tablets

Engagdet have discovered that people who have an iPad, Android tablet, or Amazon Fire tablet with the free Alexa app installed, can send and receive calls and messages for free now: https://www.amazon.com/help/customer/nodeId=202136190 So that includes both landline and mobile calls in the US, Canada, and Mexico, with Alexa-to-Alexa messaging, and Alexa-to-Alexa calling with or withouth video calls included. Up until now, this had only been avilable on Echo devices Echo, … more…

Amazon Fire Tablets $10, $20, And $30 Off Between Super Bowl – Valentine’s Day (Feb. 4 To Feb. 13)

Fire Tablet Sale

I just made a bet with my neighbour that the Eagles will win Super Bowl today, despite having the odds against them. We’ll see. What’s definite though is that there’s a sale on Amazon Fire tablets starting today and ending on February 13th: https://www.amazon.com/b?node=6669703011 With the tablet sale, the 7-inch Amazon Fire 7 is $10 off with a price of $39, the larger Fire HD 8 is $20 off at … more…

Facebook Messenger Kids For Fire Tablets Launched

The Facebook Messenger Kids app was first introduced for Apple’s iPhones and iPads on December 4th last year, but at first it was not available for Amazon’s Fire tablets, one of the bestselling tablets in the world. But it didn’t take more than a month before that was sorted as the Facebook Messenger Kids app for the Fire OS of Fire tablets was made available two days ago. The Messenger … more…

Digital Day Sale On 5000+ Apps, Video Games, Software, Books, Music, And Movies

Digital Day

Amazon announced their second year of the so-called Digital Day 2 weeks ago, without saying too much about what 5000+ items would be on sale. But today December 29 is Amazon’s Digital Day, so now we can have a look at the thousands of digital downloads that are on sale today: https://www.amazon.com/15433359011 The layout of the Digital Day page is a little messy or just takes some getting used to, … more…

Amazon Announce December 29 ‘Digital Day’ With Up To 80% Discounts On Movies, Apps, Games, + Other Digital Content

Amazon Digital Day

Amazon have just announced what they now label “Digital Day” which is the second year of sales on December 29th on digital content for either Amazon’s own devices, or any other devices from Windows to Apple phones, tablets, computers TV’s, and media players that can play content from Amazon: amazon.com/digitalday The timing isn’t that bad, since a lot of people will receive for instance Kindle eReaders and Amazon Fire tablets … more…

$19 for Refurbished Previous Gen. Fire 7 Tablets

Cheapest tablets

Right now the certified refubished previous generation Amazon Fire 7 tablets can be bought on sale for a record low $19, in the cheapest pre-Christmas sale on tablets yet: https://www.amazon.com/Fire-Tablet-Alexa-Display-Black These are still tablets with Alexa, so just that alone makes them interesting, and besides, for as little money as $19, they are useful items to have around as extra tablet computers for all sorts of tasks. If tablets get … more…

12 Days Of Deals And Other Dec. 7-8 Christmas Sales From Microsoft, Lenovo, Acer, & Samsung

While we are seeing Xbox game sales today in Microsoft Store’s 12 Days of Deals, we’ll have the option of up to $500 discounts on Lenovo PC’s tomorrow on December 8th says Microsoft, with sales on Lenovo Ideapad, Ideacentre, and Legion series as well as a bundle of the Lenovo Legion Y720 with Lenovo Mixed Reality headset: https://www.microsoft.com/en-us/store/b/12-days-of-deals But today there are some other exciting computer deals from Samsung and … more…

New And Larger 7-Inch Waterproof E-reader Kindle Oasis Announced By Amazon With Built-In Audible

Waterproof ereader Kindle Oasis

Amazon have been the driver and leader in E-readers since they first got involved in e-books and digital content, and today they launched a fresh new step up by announcing the 9th generation Kindle with the larger new waterproof Kindle Oasis E-reader: https://www.amazon.com/dp/B06XD5YCKX/ This is the first waterproof E-reader from Amazon, and also the first 7-inch E-reader, as mainstream E-readers have always had 6-inch screens or smaller from all the … more…