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Anybody get their Kindle Fire already? Mines out for delivery as I type. biggrin.gif
IT'S HERE!


Pics on post 12, 14, and 16<<CLICK


Thoughts so far:
* I am android retarded so keep that in mind biggrin.gif

Good:
- Screen looks fantastic
- Audio is good quality but the speakers are only on one side
- Speakers are quite loud
- EXCELLENT build quality
- Rubberized back for good grip
- CHEAP

Bad:
- Scripts on the browser keep crashing on some webites <<<<<< This went away after a reboot
- Fingerprints
- Small on board storage, no camera, no bluetooth, no gps, and no SD
Edited by G3RG - 11/15/11 at 6:24pm
 
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Looks like a nice device. I heard the browser wasn't very good.
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@G3RG, please post your thoughts on the Fire after you receive it, I'm about to pull the trigger on one and would like to hear some OCNs members thoughts on it before I do.
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So macrumors has decided it's a flop... even though almost nobody has it in their hands yet? I also like how they quoted only negative things about the kindle from all the reviews they could find. Macrumors is humorously biased.
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@G3RG, please post your thoughts on the Fire after you receive it, I'm about to pull the trigger on one and would like to hear some OCNs members thoughts on it before I do.

Will do =]
 
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Nice link. Yikes!
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I forgot about it never got to pre-order it. Just placed an order yesterday and hopefully I'll get it this Friday. biggrin.gif
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post #8 of 157
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Typing this from my kindle fire. I like it so far. Pics later.
 
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post #9 of 157
I really want to buy this, but the Ducky Shine gets into OCN soon and I haven't bought Skyrim yet. TOO MANY CHOICES!
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Quote:
Originally Posted by G3RG View Post

Typing this from my kindle fire. I like it so far. Pics later.

Stop playing with your new kindle fire and post pics biggrin.gif
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