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I really like my fire, but it sure runs out of room fast. I hope they come out with a larger storage option soon.

They already do--it's called Amazon Cloud storage. wink.gif It's their business model--sell their hardware cheap, with limited storage, so that way you rely on their paid services.

I doubt they'll come out with a larger capacity Fire, though it would be nice if they did, and would offer a mem card slot (though I'm sure they won't). With so many internet connections these days not really so blazingly fast, uploading and downloading large video files to/from devices isn't really all that practical.
    
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Well mine got the infinite boot loop so I returned it. Not even upset, it was just way to slow for me anyways. Will get that Asus memo with the quad core when it comes out. Only suppose to be 250.
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Well mine got the infinite boot loop so I returned it. Not even upset, it was just way to slow for me anyways. Will get that Asus memo with the quad core when it comes out. Only suppose to be 250.

Too slow really? I have the first transformer and the wife and daughter each have a fire. Imo the fires fly. They always feel really fast when I use them.
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Bought my wife a Fire for Christmas. She reads eBooks, watches Netflix, listens to music and plays a few games. IMO the Fire is absolutely perfect for her user type. It's not going to win any fastest browser awards but it does a pretty good job at being a casual mobile device.
    
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Too slow really? I have the first transformer and the wife and daughter each have a fire. Imo the fires fly. They always feel really fast when I use them.
It was really sluggish even on the home screen. The brower was unbearbly slow, made me not use it.
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Too slow really? I have the first transformer and the wife and daughter each have a fire. Imo the fires fly. They always feel really fast when I use them.
It was really sluggish even on the home screen. The brower was unbearbly slow, made me not use it.

Weird. I haven't noticed that when I used it.
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Hmm maybe that's why mine was slow because it was slowly dying the whole time.
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Is the Browser painfully slow for anyone else?! Even my HTC Arrive on WiFi has faster internet.
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It was really sluggish even on the home screen. The brower was unbearbly slow, made me not use it.

That's actually really surprising, and I'm sorry to hear about that. I got my wife one for Christmas, she absolutely loves the thing, and I find myself quite attached to it as well. I don't find its speeds to be as fast as my desktop, but it's significantly faster than I expected it to be with browsing the web, and the battery life (even with wifi on and stock ROM) has been nothing short of incredible. We don't charge it too often, especially for the amount of time we use it.
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I had one, sold it on eBay. The web browser was terrible, and I felt like it was a crippled version of android. Also, I have an iPhone, so I'm used to iOS. The differences on android were never enough to make it worth it for me to switch, especially since I jailbreak. That reasoning for me applied to the Kindle as well. Every time I used it I felt like I could just do this on my phone which was more comfortable.
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I love mine. On it right now. Makes checking your email a lot easier when you've got an 18.4" laptop. biggrin.gif
     
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