Powerful quad-core processor up to 1.5 GHz
The new quad-core processor consists of two high-performance 1.5 GHz cores and two lower-power 1.2 GHz cores running simultaneously for optimal load balancing and power efficiency. With over 2x the speed and over 3x the graphics performance of the previous generation Fire HD, the new quad-core processor ensures faster app launch times, smooth games and videos, and better overall performance.
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.
Beautiful 6" HD display
Fire HD 6 features a 1280x800 high definition LCD display with over a million pixels (252 ppi) and a brighter display for vibrant colors and whiter whites. Enjoy a great viewing experience at all angles through an innovative combination of IPS (in-plane switching) technology and advanced polarizing filter.
Fire HD features a Gorilla Glass display, reliable design, and unsurpassed reliability in its class.
Take beautiful photos, shoot 1080p video, and easily Skype with friends and family.
Fire HD features a 2MP rear-facing camera that allows for high-resolution photos and 1080p HD video. Our camera app can also capture Panorama and High Dynamic Range (HDR) photos.
Fire HD includes a front-facing camera that is perfect for Skype video calls and taking selfies to share via Facebook or email.
Edit and share photos
Our beautifully designed photo app makes it easy to view your albums or watch personal videos. Sharing your photos couldn't be easier—simply tap on individual images to email them to anyone you like.
Free, unlimited cloud storage
No more worrying about storage space. Get free, unlimited storage in Amazon Cloud Drive for all photos taken with your Fire devices, plus free storage for all Amazon content.
With profiles for everyone in the family, shared content, and Amazon FreeTime, Fire HD makes life better for both parents and kids.
Unique profiles for each family member
With Profiles, create unique profiles for up to 2 adults and 4 children so family members can share a tablet and still keep personalized settings like email and social accounts, home screen carousel, and even their own level in games like Angry Birds.
Share content with your family
With Family Library, link your Amazon account to that of your spouse or partner so you can easily share apps, games, audiobooks, books, and Prime Instant Video content without changing accounts.
Revolutionary parental controls with Amazon FreeTime
Amazon FreeTime allows parents to create a profile for each of their children and choose what books, apps, games, and videos they want to give their kids access to. Also, it's easy to set daily limits for tablet use, or restrict certain categories—like games and video—while leaving unlimited time for reading.
Amazon FreeTime camera and photo
Kids can take pictures of the world around them or with the family. Let kids explore their creative side with fun editing tools like adding stickers and drawings on their pictures. Parents can easily print them to hang, choose to share with friends and family, or auto-save to Cloud Drive with free, unlimited cloud storage for photos taken with Fire HD. As always in FreeTime, kids are blocked from sharing photos to social media.
Over 5,000 kid-friendly titles with FreeTime Unlimited
Amazon FreeTime Unlimited is the first-ever all-in-one subscription that brings together kid-friendly books, games, educational apps, movies, and TV shows—all the types of content that kids and parents love. From just $2.99 per month, enjoy unlimited access to hits kids love from Disney, Nickelodeon, Sesame Street, PBS, and more.
All-new Fire OS 4 "Sangria"
Fire OS is not just a device OS—it enhances Android by deeply integrating the OS software, content, and the Amazon Cloud to make the experience simple and seamless.
Display 6" high definition touchscreen; 1280x800 resolution at 252 ppi, video playback up to 720p, with IPS (in-plane switching) technology and advanced polarizing filter
Size 6.7" x 4.1" x 0.4" (169 mm x 103 mm x 10.7 mm)
Weight 10.1 ounces (290 grams)
Actual size and weight may vary by configuration and manufacturing process
CPU & RAM Quad-Core: 2 @ 1.5 Ghz + 2 @ 1.2 GHz , with 1 GB of RAM
Storage 8 GB (4.5 GB available to user) or 16 GB (11.6 GB available to user) of internal storage
Battery Life Up to 8 hours of reading, surfing the web on Wi-Fi, watching video, and listening to music. Battery life will vary based on device settings, usage, and other factors such as web browsing and downloading content. Actual results may vary
Charge Time Fully charges in under 6 hours using the micro-USB power adapter included in the box, or slightly longer with other micro-USB power adapters that you may already have
Wi-Fi Connectivity Single-antenna Wi-Fi. Supports public and private Wi-Fi networks or hotspots that use the 802.11b, 802.11g, or 802.11n standard with support for WEP, WPA, and WPA2 security using password authentication; does not support connecting to ad-hoc (or peer-to-peer) Wi-Fi networks
4G Connectivity N/A
Ports SlimPort enabled USB 2.0 (micro-B connector) port to connect to an HDTV or VGA monitor with an adapter or to a PC/Macintosh computer, or to charge your device with the included power adapter
Audio 3.5 mm stereo jack and integrated speaker with Dolby Digital Plus
Content Formats Supported Kindle (AZW), KF8, TXT, PDF, unprotected MOBI, PRC natively, Audible Enhanced format (AAX), DOC, DOCX, JPEG, GIF, PNG, BMP, Dolby Digital (AC-3), Dolby Digital Plus (E-AC-3), non-DRM AAC, MP3, MIDI, PCM/WAVE, OGG, WAV, M4V, MP4, AAC LC/LTP, HE-AACv1, HE-AACv2, MKV, AMR-NB, AMR-WB, HTML5, CSS3, 3GP, VP8 (WEBM)
Sensors Accelerometer, gyroscope
Camera Specs VGA Front-facing Camera. 2.0 MP rear-facing HD camera
Location Services Location-based services via Wi-Fi
Available Colors Black, White, Cobalt, Magenta, Citron
Additional Features External volume controls, built-in Bluetooth with support for A2DP compatible stereo headphones, speakers, microphone, and LE accessories support
Accessibility Features Screen Reader, Explore by Touch, and Screen Magnifier, enabling access to the vast majority of Fire tablet features. Screen Reader features IVONA's award-winning natural language text-to-speech voice. Also includes adjustable font sizes/color, and built-in Oxford dictionary. Learn more
System Requirements Fire HD 6 is ready to use right out of the box—no setup, no software to install, no computer required to download content
Warranty and Service 1-year Limited Warranty and service included. Optional 1-year, 2-year, and 3-year Extended Warranty available for U.S. customers sold separately. Use of Fire tablet is subject to the terms found here
Included in the Box Fire HD 6 tablet, USB 2.0 cable, 5W power adapter, and Quick Start Guide