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Fire HD 8 Tablet review for 2020

A review of the Fire HD 8 tablet - find out what's changed for 2020 in this 10th generation device

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Last Minute Christmas Deals on Fire Tablets

Christmas Day is just over a week away - and if you are still looking for gifts for friends and family, I have good news for you!

There are currently some great deals available on Fire tablets, making them the perfect last minute gift idea (or a wonderful treat for yourself!).

As always, Amazon has been quiet about how long these offers are available, so be quick if you want to bag a holiday bargain!

Here are the Fire tablets on sale right now:

(Prices on Amazon are subject to change at any time and without notice. Please confirm all prices before purchasing products. LoveMyFire.com is not responsible for any price changes or purchases you make. Please see Terms of Use.)

These prices are FANTASTIC - and there are some great deals on lots of other Amazon devices too.

HURRY! These deals are available NOW and may only run while supplies last.

If you've been thinking of upgrading or want to gift a fabulous Fire to someone else, then don't miss out- check 'em out now!

I ♥ My Fire!

~ Christine

The Best Keyboard App For Kindle Fire

Looking for a custom keyboard app for your Kindle Fire? No problem! Check the list of the best Kindle Fire keyboard apps.

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Which is the Best Bluetooth Speaker for the FireTablet?

Which is the best bluetooth speaker for the Fire tablet? Here's my recommendation - and why I love it so much!

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Flash Sale on Fire Tablets to Celebrate Alexa's 6th Birthday

Hello Fire Fans and Friends!

Today just happens to be Alexa's birthday, and to mark the occasion Amazon has marked down many of its Alexa-enabled devices, including certain Fire tablets.

Not only does this mean that now is a great time to bag a bargain ahead of Black Friday but it also means that - unlike with Prime Day - you don't need to be a Prime member in order to do so!

Sadly the 7 inch Fire has not been included in the sale (although the Kids' Edition has), but this means that it now costs just $5 extra to get the standard Fire HD 8 instead. That's a crazily good deal!

Here's what's on offer right now and until November 8th:

PRICES SLASHED ON FIRE TABLETS

OTHER ALEXA-ENABLED DEVICES ON SALE

Be quick if you want to take advantage of these low prices - this flash sale is expected to end on November 8th.

I ♥ My Fire!

-Christine

Prime Day is Here! Great Deals on Fire Tablets

Hello Fire Fans and Friends!

Today just happens to be Alexa's birthday, and to mark the occasion Amazon has marked down many of its Alexa-enabled devices, including certain Fire tablets.

Not only does this mean that now is a great time to bag a bargain ahead of Black Friday but it also means that - unlike with Prime Day - you don't need to be a Prime member in order to do so!

Sadly the 7 inch Fire has not been included in the sale (although the Kids' Edition has), but this means that it now costs just $5 extra to get the standard Fire HD 8 instead. That's a crazily good deal!

Here's what's on offer right now and until November 8th:

PRICES SLASHED ON FIRE TABLETS

OTHER ALEXA-ENABLED DEVICES ON SALE

Be quick if you want to take advantage of these low prices - this flash sale is expected to end on November 8th.

I ♥ My Fire!

-Christine

My Review of Amazon's Wireless Charging Dock for Amazon Fire HD 8 Plus

Discover the pros and cons of Amazon's Wireless Charging Dock for the Fire HD 8 Plus plus the biggest advantage is charging your Fire wirelessly

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Prime Day is Coming - But You Can Grab Bargains Now!

Like just about everything else this year, Amazon Prime Day is a little different!

Usually held in July, Amazon's Prime Day for 2020 will start on October 13 at 12:00 am PT/ 3:00 am ET and end on Wednesday October 14 at 12:00 am PT/ 3:00 am ET (OK, so that's 2 days - but I'm not complaining!).

Prime Day is the biggest shopping event of the year and a GREAT time to buy Fire tablets and accessories as gifts for friends and family (thinking ahead to Christmas here) - or to simply upgrade to the new 2020 Fires you've been dying to get your hands on.

Remember - you have to be a Prime member to take advantage of all these deals.

An Amazon Prime membership is worth having anyway - but even more so when Prime Day is under a week away.

Sign up now for a FREE 30 day trial at Amazon to get all the benefits of membership AND the opportunity to save big next week.

Early Deals Available Now

I'll update my blog with all the Prime Day deals on Fire tablets as soon as they're announced - but I thought you might be interested in a few great deals on other items that are available RIGHT NOW!

HERE ARE MY FAVORITE DEALS AVAILABLE TODAY

(Prices on Amazon are subject to change at any time and without notice. Please confirm all prices before purchasing products. LoveMyFire.com is not responsible for any price changes or purchases you make. Please see Terms of Use.)

Watch this space for all the great deals on Fire tablets available next week!

I ♥ My Fire!

~ Christine

Flash Sale on Fire Tablets

Good news Fire Friends - Amazon is currently having a flash sale of some of its Fire Tablets, and there are some great bargains to be had!

Amazon has stated that this is a 'limited time offer' - so act quickly if you're ready for an upgrade or looking for a gift for a special someone.

HERE'S THE BREAKDOWN OF DEALS ON FIRE DEVICES - AVAILABLE RIGHT NOW

(Prices on Amazon are subject to change at any time and without notice. Please confirm all prices before purchasing products. LoveMyFire.com is not responsible for any price changes or purchases you make. Please see Terms of Use.)

Note: The Fire 7 tablet is not included in this sale, meaning that the All New Fire HD 8" is only $20 more than the Fire 7 right now and definitely worth the difference!

These great offers won't be around for long - so act quickly to take advantage of these savings.

I ♥ My Fire!

~ Christine

90 Free Days of Amazon Music HD - Plus Freetime Gets a New Name

Amazon Music Unlimited HD - Free for 90 Days

If you're a music fan and looking for a streaming service, you'll be pleased to hear that Amazon is currently offering a 90 day free trial of their Music Unlimited HD service.

Amazon Music HD gives you a high-quality streaming experience, reducing problems like audio stutter and drop-outs. This offer gives you unlimited access to 60 million songs in HD, including Ultra HD remastered albums, which you can choose to download and listen to offline on your cellphone, tablet or smart speakers.

This offer is for new subscribers only. When your free trial runs out, the service is charged at $14.99 per month (or $12.99 per month if you're a Prime member - learn more about Prime here).

You can cancel at any time, including before your first payment

Sign up for your 90 day free trial of Amazon Music Unlimited HD today

FreeTime is now Amazon Kids

If your kids love tech, then you're probably already familiar with Amazon FreeTime, the service launched in 2012 to help parents monitor their children's usage.

In an attempt to more accurately describe what the service does, Amazon has changed the name of FreeTime to Amazon Kids (which makes a lot more sense!).

FreeTime Unlimited will now be called Amazon Kids Plus.

Like FreeTime, the basic Amazon Kids service remains free to use.

Amazon Kids Plus is available for a $4.99 monthly subscription ($2.99 per month for Prime members) and gives kids access to thousands of kid-friendly books, movies, TV shows, educational apps, Audible books, and games, plus ad-free radio stations and playlists and Audible books.

You can currently try out Amazon Kids Plus for 3 months for just $0.99

Fire Won't Connect to Public Wifi? Here's the Fix!

It's frustrating when your Fire won't connect to public wifi in a hotel or at the airport. Here's how to get to the login screen and fix the problem

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Massive Savings on Fire Tablets (Including the Fire HD 8 Plus!)

Good news Fire Friends - I've just discovered that Amazon is having a flash sale of its Fire Tablets, with some models at the lowest prices they've been for a while!

I don't know when these great deals will end - Amazon has only confirmed that this is a 'limited time offer'.

But it's perfect timing if you're looking for a Back to School deal... or if it's simply time for an upgrade!

HERE'S THE BREAKDOWN OF DEALS ON FIRE DEVICES - AVAILABLE RIGHT NOW

(Prices on Amazon are subject to change at any time and without notice. Please confirm all prices before purchasing products. LoveMyFire.com is not responsible for any price changes or purchases you make. Please see Terms of Use.)

These fantastic offers won't hang around for long - so act quickly if you're looking for a 'Back to School' tablet or you want to treat yourself to an upgrade.

I ♥ My Fire!

~ Christine

New Fire Tablets for 2020, Including the Fire HD 8 Plus

Learn more about the all new Fire tablets to be released by Amazon on June 3rd

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How do I Replace the Battery or Charging Port an a Fire Tablet?

This is a question I have received several times recently, because the Fire's charging port or battery is sometimes the first thing to malfunction when the tablet seems fine in every other way.

Unfortunately, there's not an easy way to replace a battery in a Fire. These tablets are not like a remote control or child's electronic toy where you can remove a screw, take out the battery, and put in a new one. Amazon just doesn't provide access to the battery compartment.

First, I would recommend contacting Amazon Support directly to see what they can do. It's possible they have some fixes or solutions that might work.

Second, perhaps a mobile device repair business might be able to fix your battery or charging port.

**WARNING!** Be aware that if you or someone else opens up your tablet to access the electronic insides it will void any warranty still on the device. Of course, if you have no warranty and don't want to buy a new tablet, maybe going this route will work for you.

A final thing to consider is investing in the Show Mode Charging Dock (if it's compatible with your Fire). I have now heard from 2 visitors to this site who found that the Dock managed to resurrect their tablets from the 'dead'.

Using the dock is also a great way to protect the fragile charging port from damage - I use one myself, as I find the wire-free, magnetic method or charging my Fire so much easier!

Learn more about the Show Mode Charging Dock

Please do let me know if you've had any success with getting either the battery or charging port repaired on your device.

Sale on Fire Tablets for Mother's Day (US)

With Mother's Day just days away on May 10th, Amazon has slashed prices on its Fire tablets and on a few other devices too.

The discounts are great and bring many devices close to Black Friday prices, but something to be aware of is that shipping times have been affected by COVID 19. This means that there is no guarantee you will receive your order in time for Mother's Day itself.

But if you're willing to take the risk and mom won't mind receiving her gift a little late, then it's a good time to grab a bargain!

Here's the breakdown:

(Prices on Amazon are subject to change at any time and without notice. Please confirm all prices before purchasing products. LoveMyFire.com is not responsible for any price changes or purchases you make. Please see Terms of Use.)

  • Fire HD 8" - $20 OFF = ONLY $59.99
    (Colors: black, blue, yellow, red)
  • Fire 7" - $10 OFF = ONLY $39.99
    (black, blue, plum, sage)
  • Fire HD 10" - $40 OFF = ONLY $109.99
    (Colors: black, blue, plum, white)
  • Echo Dot 3rd Generation - $20 OFF = ONLY $29.99
    (Covers: grey, plum, black)

HURRY! If you want to treat mom - or even if you've been thinking of upgrading - these deals are available NOW and may only run while supplies last.

I ♥ My Fire!

~ Christine

Is your Amazon Fire using Too Much Data? This Could be Why

If your Fire tablet is using too much date, just turning off this one feature may solve the problem!

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