Will these Prime Day low prices return to Amazon Fire tablets by Black Friday?

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This story is part of Holiday Gift Guide 2020, PJDM’s gift picks with expert advice, reviews and recommendations for the latest tech gifts for you and your family.

Black Friday should be two weeks away in response to the calendar, however the value tags on Amazon’s Hearth tablets say Black Friday is coming early. Each Amazon and Best Buy dropped their costs on Hearth tablets again to their Prime Day lows from final month, and whereas these offers have now expired, it pays to maintain an eye fixed out, as a result of they are often again at any time. The very best offers had been as follows:

  • The Hearth HD 10 (10-inch pill) was all the way down to $80 ($70 off, again to lowest value we have seen)
  • The Hearth HD 8 (8-inch pill) was $55 ($35 off)
  • The Hearth HD Eight Plus was $75 ($35 off)
  • The Hearth HD Eight Children Version was $80 ($60 off)
  • Hearth 7 Children Version was $60 ($40 off)

Be aware that the Hearth Children Editions embody a case and a 12 months of Amazon’s Kids Plus subscription service, a $36 worth.

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The Hearth HD Eight Plus provides wi-fi charging and extra RAM (3GB as a substitute of 2GB), with efficiency that improves on the usual Hearth HD 8. It is $20 extra however is arguably the higher deal at $75. 

The pill ought to cost simply fantastic on most wi-fi charging pads.

Read our Amazon Fire HD 8 Plus review.

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Amazon has come a great distance from the primary Kindle Hearth pill. The Amazon Hearth HD 10 is Amazon’s largest pill with a 10-inch display screen dimension and highly effective audio system (and it now expenses through USB-C). Similar to its smaller 8-inch sibling, the Fire HD 8, the pill is full of advantages for Prime subscribers, making it simple for members to stream and obtain motion pictures, TV reveals and video games. The Hearth tablets do not use a pure model of Android, however as a substitute Amazon’s Android-based Hearth working system, and pull apps from the Amazon App Retailer. You’ll be able to nonetheless get apps from Google Play, however you may have to put in the shop your self — which means gaming fans have entry to all of their favourite cellular video games for a wonderful gaming pill expertise.

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The Hearth HD Eight was up to date earlier this 12 months with a quicker processor, USB-C charging, higher Wi-Fi efficiency, 2GB of RAM (up from 1.5GB) and a bump from 16GB to 32GB of storage within the base mannequin. Its HD display screen is sharper than the entry-level Hearth 7, nevertheless it’s not practically as sharp as iPad shows. Even so, it is a first rate deal at $90 and an amazing deal at $55.

The HD Eight Plus provides wi-fi charging and barely higher efficiency, because of 3GB of RAM. It is on sale for $75, or $20 extra.

Read our Amazon Fire HD 8 (2020) review.


This child-friendly model of the Hearth HD Eight pill provides a padded case, parental controls, a two-year guarantee and a one-year subscription to Children Plus (previously often known as FreeTime Limitless), which usually prices $three a month and offers you entry to a bunch of kid-friendly content material. It is not likely appropriate for distant studying, nevertheless it’s a way more reasonably priced choice than giving a younger youngster a full-on iPad.


This has all the similar extras because the HD Eight above, nevertheless it’s the childproof model of the smaller, extra reasonably priced Amazon Fire 7. You are getting a 7-inch display screen as a substitute of 8, and a much less strong processor.

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