These are some common tools used to work on this device. You might not need every tool for every procedure.
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Background and Identification ¶
The Amazon Fire tablet was released by Amazon in 2015 and features a 7-inch touch screen and app capabilities. It was made to compete with the Kindle Fire HDX 7". The two devices can be told apart by the button placement; the Amazon Fire's are on the top of the device and the Kindle's are on the back. The model number on the Amazon Fire 5th Generation tablet can be found in the lower left hand corner on the back of the device.
Major Device Features:
Information Provided by Amazon
- Resolution: 1024 x 600 (171 ppi)
- Processor: Quad-core 1.3 GHz
- Internal Storage: 8 GB
- Cameras: VGA Front-facing camera + 2 MP rear-facing camera with 720p HD video recording
- Dimensions: 7.5” x 4.5” x 0.4” (191 x 115 x 10.6 mm)