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Topic # 108862 7-Sep-2012 09:10
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This is a thread created to discuss the new Kindle Tablet and E-Readers annouced 7th September 2012 - Release October 1 2012. 

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Kindle 4G

Kindle WiFi

HD Only (7")

Paperwhite 3G

Paperwhite Wifi

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  Reply # 682676 7-Sep-2012 09:12
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I don't like touchscreen readers but I think I'll be getting the 3G Paperwhite, and Wifi Only Tablet. 8.9 @ 1900x1200 is insane! Just so happens I'll be in the USA right after release as well!

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  Reply # 683927 10-Sep-2012 15:38
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What's the NZ release date? Hoping for one that doesn't need a power adaptor


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  Reply # 683934 10-Sep-2012 15:46
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Not entirely sure, they don't even know at Amazon, thankfully I'll be in the USA from the 10th-24th so I'll be getting one there. They couldn't even tell me which retailers, if any would have the Kindle and or FireHD!

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  Reply # 683936 10-Sep-2012 15:51
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Already a thread on the Kindle here under the ebook readers in the Forums.

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  Reply # 683993 10-Sep-2012 17:08
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If, and that's a big 'if' based on past experience, they start selling the FireHD here in NZ it could be a good competitor for the Nexus7.

The thing is that Amazon is on record saying that the FireHD, and all their tablets really, are based on the idea you buy content from Amazon. 

That means Amazon would need to be considering a content service here. 

I say 'Yay' to this because I think our legal online content options are pitiful, sure QuickFlix are doing the best they can but it still isn't much. 

That would be a major departure from the last few years, hope it happens. 

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