WorldWide Tech & Science. Francisco De Jesùs.
Rumours: Amazon NEW Kindle Fire to the public in July/August.
China Times is reporting that the Amazon new Kindle Fire will be shipped for the masses in July or August 2012.
This new version will be built by Quanta from Taiwan, with a metal chassis and displays provided by LG and Panasonic .
Details of the device ,not revealed yet, at this time.
Amazon's new Kindle Fire plate, only heard about the recent supply chain has started to ship components factory heavy volume since June, the assembly plant Quanta (2382), the first wave of shipments of about 200 million units, listed may fall on 7 August ? (July or August), the counterattack Google Nexus 7.
Amazon launched last year after the $ 199 Kindle Fire, so that the flat market to the M-type of forcing other brand factory turned conservative for flat development, but recently Google together with the ASUS (2357) introduced the Nexus 7, specifications fare better than the Kindle Fire, but will price pressure in the same $ 199, so Amazon's sense of pressure, coupled with the generation Kindle Fire sales into a stable period as the end of July in order to stimulate a new wave of buying, the market came to Amazon will launch the second generation Kindle Fire.
Amazon the new 7-inch tablet still Quanta OEM panel factory for LGD and Panasonic, the touch part is the Department of TPK (3673), and Xin (3049), but the legal circle came, chassis part from plastic to metal, or the use of metal frame, and therefore (2474) new entrants to the supply chain, and other battery change the supply from the mainland industry welcomes Wanda.
Amazon will launch a new flat-panel message has long been rumored, including 7-inch, 8.9 inch, 10-inch models, but the 7-inch quick progress, supply chain revealed that the plant components has started shipping in June, the assembly plant Quanta shipping the first wave of "new machine orders for 2 million, but is worth noting that Amazon product planning schedule transactions from time to time, Quanta has received the first wave of 2 million orders, Amazon has not yet Quanta to inform the second batch of shipments and estimated number.
According to foreign reports, Amazon will be published in the July 31, the second generation of the Kindle Fire, generation upgrade of specifications than the plastic casing replaced by metal chassis, increasing the camera lens to improve screen resolution, and would increase the gaming applications program content, hope to narrow the gap with the Apple iPad.
Google Nexus 7 has just unveiled, then was Nokia's alleged violation of their own Wi-Fi patent technology, Nokia said that enterprises obtain legal authorization of about 40, but does not include Google and Asus let the Nexus 7 subsequent development concern. Have started to understand this ASUS respond to the current assessment the business.