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Amazon Price: $99.99 (as of April 25, 2017 10:21 am – Details). Product prices and availability are accurate as of the date/time indicated and are subject to change. Any price and availability information displayed on the Amazon site at the time of purchase will apply to the purchase of this product.

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The Fire HD 6 goes anywhere with its pocketable design–features a beautiful 6” HD display, 2x faster quad-core processor, and unsurpassed reliability in its class.

Powerful quad-core processor

Fast quad-core processor up to 1.5 GHz—2x the speed and over 3x the graphics performance of previous generation Fire HD for quicker apps, smooth videos, and better overall experience.

Beautiful 6” HD display

Fire HD 6 features a 1280×800 high definition LCD display with over a million pixels (252 ppi) and a brighter display for more vibrant colors and whiter whites.

Designed for portability

Fire HD 6 is the ultimate pocket-sized tablet with a smaller profile, thinner bezel, and lighter weight design than the previous generation Fire HD.

Unsurpassed reliability

With a durable Gorilla Glass display and rigorous reliability testing, you won't find a more reliable tablet in its class.

Rear-facing camera

Fire HD features a 2MP rear-facing camera that allows for high-resolution photos and 1080p HD video.

Front-facing camera

Fire HD includes a front-facing camera that is perfect for Skype video calls and taking selfies to share via Facebook or e-mail.

Which color will you choose?

Fire HD is available in black, citron, cobalt, white, or magenta.

Stay connected

Amazon Silk is our cloud-optimized web browser, exclusively available on Fire Tablets and Phones. The latest version now includes print support and Private Browsing mode (coming soon). Private Browsing allows you to browse the web without Silk saving a record of what you visit. Other features include Reading View, which provides a clean, easy-to-read version of websites by removing unnecessary images and clutter.

The email app on Fire tablets makes sending mail, viewing attachments, grouping conversations by subject, and syncing contacts simple. The app provides full support for the world's most popular email providers.

Fire tablets are fully integrated with Facebook and Twitter, making it easy to connect and share with friends and family.

Be entertained

Rent or purchase the biggest new releases and most popular movies and TV shows. Stream instantly over Wi-Fi or download to enjoy later.

Fire tablets are built for the best in gaming, with tilt, turn, and multi-touch controls.

With X-Ray for music, see lyrics that display line-by-line while you listen to many of your favorite songs. You can also explore an immersive artist experience with photos, videos, and more.

Our interactive magazine experience allows you to start reading in just a few seconds with access to any back issue at any time on the cloud. Many Kindle Magazines come with a 30-day free trial.

Be productive

Create, edit, view, and print Word, Excel, and PowerPoint files on your Fire tablet with WPS Office. Check and reply to work email on-the-go with a robust Exchange email experience with ActiveSync. Fire tablets also support printing to your home or office's wireless printer.

Amazon FreeTime

Parents can create a profile for each of their children and choose what books, apps, games, and videos they want to give their kids access to. Amazon FreeTime is free on every Fire tablet. Parents can also set daily limits for tablet use, or restrict certain categories—like games and video—while leaving unlimited time for reading.

Compare Fire Tablets Fire HD 6 Fire HD 7 Kindle Fire HDX Fire HDX 8.9 Starting Price $99 $139 $199 $379 Screen Size 6" 7" 7" 8.9" Resolution 1280 x 800 (252 ppi) 1280 x 800 (216 ppi) 1920 x 1200 (323 ppi) 2560 x 1600 (339 ppi) Processor Quad-core up to 1.5 GHz Quad-core 2.2 GHz Quad-core 2.5 GHz Battery Life 8 hours mixed use 8 hours mixed use 11 hours mixed use 12 hours mixed use Audio Dolby Audio, Mono speaker, Built-in micro-phone Dolby Audio, Dual stereo speakers, Built-in micro-phone Dolby Audio, Dual stereo speakers, Built-in micro-phone Dolby Atmos, Dual stereo speakers, Built-in micro-phone Wi-Fi Single band Wi-Fi Dual band, Dual antenna (MIMO) Wi-Fi Dual band, Dual antenna (MIMO
+HT80) Wi-Fi 4G None Wi-Fi + 4G LTE Unlocked GSM (incl. AT&T)
Wi-Fi + 4G LTE (Verizon) Camera Front-facing VGA camera + 2 MP rear-facing Front-facing HD camera Front-facing HD camera + 8 MP rear-facing camera Storage 8 or 16GB 16, 32, or 64GB Dimensions 6.7" x 4.1" x 0.4"
(169 X 103 X 10.7 mm) 7.5" x 5.0" x 0.42"
(191 X 128 X 10.6 mm) 7.3" x 5.0" x 0.35"
(186 X 128 X 9.0mm) 9.1" x 6.2" x 0.31"
(231 X 158 X 7.8mm) Weight 10.1 oz
(290 grams) 11.9 oz
(337 grams) Wi-Fi: 10.7 oz (303 grams)
4G: 11 oz (311 grams)
Wi-Fi: 13.2 oz (375 grams)
4G: 13.7 oz (390 grams) Customer Support Email, web, and phone On-device "Mayday" button + email, web, and phone

Customer Reviews

Unreal performance for $99! I couldn’t be happier.

6,667 people found this helpful.
 on October 8, 2014
By Mike W.
I’ll preface this by saying that I own an iPad, and was not expecting a $99 tablet to perform at anywhere near that level. I have followed the early reviews closely, and after seeing enough satisfied customers, I figured I’d give the Kindle Fire HD 6 a try. I chose the base 8 GB with special offers and my plan was to use it as a secondary e-reader and a secondary or even tertiary vehicle for internet access. What I’ve found is a powerful little tablet, so far completely free of the bugs and laggy speeds mentioned in the early reviews. In fact, performance has so exceeded expectations that I consider this perhaps the year’s best purchase.

The single best value Fire in the entire line. Skip the Fire 7 and get the Fire 6 instead!

11,414 people found this helpful.
 on October 4, 2014
By William Hardin
If you read my Fire TV review you know that I am tough on Amazon when it comes to their own items. It needs to deliver quality for the price point to earn stars from me. Please take the time to read my entire review and feel free to ask questions. I will do my best to respond to them as I can and update the review to reflect those answers and other things I discover along the way.

HD Fire 6 is great for the price!

3,970 people found this helpful.
 on October 3, 2014
By Earthling1984
For the low price, this tablet really does more than expected! The camera isn’t great; however, I always use my phone for a camera so that doesn’t effect me. Here are some of the pros and cons:

I was skeptical as I like the feel

279 people found this helpful.
 on January 3, 2015
By Jameson Callahan
My 95 father announced, “I want a Kindle for Christmas.” No one knows where he got the idea but he actually wanted two: one for himself and one for me so I wouldn’t bother him. I was skeptical as I like the feel, smell, and warmth of a “real” book. I bought two. Between Christmas and New Year’s day, he read three books. (Yes, he is a fast reader). I am working on one very thick (by paper book standards) book and do not have his speed.

Little Machine, Lots of Power!

29 people found this helpful.
 on February 2, 2015
By Melissa Stevens
Okay, I will admit it. I have always been a Kindle skeptic. I would consider myself pretty experienced with tablets, but they have always been on the android platform. I have heard mixed reviews about this particular tablet, but let me tell you, I was beyond impressed. I never thought a little six inch tablet would pack this much punch.

Perfect for Younger Children…

24 people found this helpful.
 on February 2, 2015
By Tasha M.
I bought this for my 3 1/2 year old son. This was the perfect purchase! It is small enough for him to carry around, yet big enough for me to “borrow” at times. It even allows him to download a movie to watch in the car, where there is no access to WiFi. I LOVE the parental control and FreeTime features. I can require him to read books for a given period of time, i.e. 30 minutes, before he is able to watch movies or play games. I can also set it to shut down at a particular time on weekdays, and set a separate time for weekends. There are more than enough books, games, and apps for him to enjoy!

Five Stars

54 people found this helpful.
 on December 9, 2014
By Mhurtboi
was everything and more then what I expected

For $99…Amazing!

30 people found this helpful.
 on October 27, 2014
By Charlie
First of all, let me talk about the price. Amazon is trying to compete with companies like Apple and Samsung for a spot in the tablet world, and Amazon found their competitor’s weak point-the price! The last time I checked, you cannot buy an iPad for under $100, nor can you purchase a Samsung Note for that price either. Although the HD 6 does not have the full range of capabilities that the other tablets have, it is still an amazing piece for the price. One thing that I did not like was the fact that I cannot change the wallpaper. Having used Apple devices all of my life, that has been common for me, and even though it is kind of a small thing, it still might matter to some people.