Amazon has recently announced that the Kindle Fire is out of stock, having sold all units in the U.S the company is now focusing on its replacement which is a week from being unveiled. The mysterious successor is rumored to either be a phablet or another revamped 7 inch Kindle tablet with upgraded hardware under the hood. The launch event is planned for September 6th
Amazon, in a press release stated – “We’re grateful to the millions of customers who have made Kindle Fire the most successful product launch in the history of Amazon,” said Jeff Bezos, Amazon.com Founder and CEO in a statement on the news. “This has been a big year for digital products on Amazon – all of the top 10 sellers on Amazon.com since Kindle Fire launched just less than a year ago are digital products.”
The CEO announced that a future roadmap with ‘best hardware’, the ‘best prices’, the ‘best customer service’, ‘best cross-platform interoperability’ & the ‘best content ecosystem’ is in the works. That gives us a glimpse of what Amazon may be working on. A super smartphone, a new high end tablet? Only time will tell but we’re sure that something great is being prepared!