Amazon claims about 12 hours of combined use on the brand new mannequin. When it comes time to cost the machine, the corporate has lastly added USB-C connectivity. The Fireplace 10 HD comes with a 9W energy adapter that can cost the pill to full in roughly 4 hours. The corporate will promote a 15W adapter individually that can cost the pill in three hours. On the software program entrance, Amazon is including picture-in-picture assist to Fireplace OS — permitting you to observe a video whereas searching, for instance.
You’ll be able to pre-order the brand new Fireplace HD 10 beginning at this time, and it’ll launch on October 30th. It is obtainable in 4 colours: plum, twilight blue, black and white. Amazon may also provide instances for $39.99 in 5 completely different colours: plum, twilight blue, charcoal black, sandstone white and sage. Individuals who pre-order the Fireplace HD 10 earlier than October 30th will get a free copy of Minecraft.
Alongside the Fireplace HD 10, Amazon additionally introduced a Youngsters Version Fireplace HD 10. The Youngsters Version mannequin options all the identical enhancements as the usual mannequin, plus a kid-friendly case, a two-year worry-free assure and a complimentary one-year subscription to Amazon’s FreeTime Limitless subscription. FreeTime Limitless is Amazon’s content material subscription for teenagers. It consists of some 20,000 titles, together with books, movies and apps, geared toward youngsters between the ages of three to 12. Prime members can get a subscription to FreeTime Limitless beginning at $2.99 per 30 days. In any other case, the service prices $four.99 for one youngster. Alternatively, there are pre-paid yearly choices for households with as much as 4 youngsters.
Just like the Fireplace HD 10, the Youngsters Version mannequin is out there to pre-order at this time, and can ship on October 30th. You should purchase the Youngsters Version in three completely different colours: blue, pink or purple. With the additional assure and included subscription, the 32GB Youngsters Version Fireplace HD 10 prices $199. Nonetheless, for those who purchase two Fireplace HD 10 Youngsters Version tablets on the similar time, Amazon provides you with a $50 low cost on the entire value of the 2 gadgets.
In a single final piece of kids-focused information, Amazon additionally introduced at this time that it is bringing FreeTime Limitless and its FreeTime app to a wide range of Fireplace TV gadgets. The FreeTime app permits mother and father to handle their children’ screentime, along with including age restrictions and eradicating content material. FreeTime is out there on the second-generation Fireplace TV Stick, Fireplace TV Stick 4K, in addition to first and second-generation Fireplace TVs. The corporate additionally plans to deliver the app to pick Fireplace TV Version sensible televisions.
Replace 9/7 2:18PM ET: Added particulars in regards to the Fireplace HD 10’s quick charging capabilities.