Amazon Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 $259 Tablet Deal Today

What may be the best tablet deal of 2014 has just gone live, and it's the 2013-2014 model of Amazon Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 32GB Wi-Fi. It's been cut from $399 to $259, and this tablet will be on sale today while stock lasts:

This is one of the best tablets on the market, with a screen that have been rated with the best tablet display among all tablets, only recently beaten by the Surface Pro 3. This Android and Fire OS tablet have a 8.9-inch screen with a resolution of 2560 x 1600. It's also equipped with a fast quad-core 2.2 GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon processor and 2GB of RAM.

But it doesn't stop there. Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 is also well equipped elsewhere, with dual-band 802.1 a/b/g/n Wi-Fi, and Bluetooth 4.0. On the camera side, it has a 1.2MP front camera and a 8MP rear camera with LED flash. It get's even better when the battery life is 12 hours long.

Amazon Kindle Fire  HDX 8.9 Tablet Deal
Amazon Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 tablet deal

It's also light, at 374 gram. This model was launched on November 7 last year, and was recently replaced by the new flagship tablet Fire HDX 8.9 2014-2015 Edition. So this is a good opportunity to get a bargain price on this tablet. It's by far the cheapest retina display tablet available right now.

A J.D. Power survey a few weeks ago showed that Kindle Fire tablet owners ranked highest in tablet customer satisfaction, ahead of owners of tablets from Apple, Samsung, Asus, and Acer.

– Jim Miller