Amazon launches kid-friendly Fire HD tablet in the U.K.


Amazon has launched the Fire HD Kids Edition — a 6-inch tablet with a quad-core CPU, HD display and a two-year replacement guarantee against any damage — in the U.K.

The tablet is up for pre-order now, with sales commencing from June 18. The variant with 8GB storage will retail for £119, while the 16GB model will set you back £139. In the U.S., the tablet is listed for $ 149 for the 8GB version. Included in the cost is a year’s subscription to Fire for Kids Unlimited.