|Introducing the All-New Fire HD 8 Kids Edition|
The all-new Fire HD 8 Kids Edition comes bundled with a Fire HD 8
tablet with a stunning 8” HD display, 32 GB of storage and up to 10
hours of battery life, plus a year of Amazon FreeTime Unlimited, a
kid-proof case, and a 2-year worry-free guarantee—only
New Amazon FreeTime design offers dedicated rows based on content type so that kids can easily discover their favorite books, videos, educational apps, and games—and now over 1,000 Audible books—all included in FreeTime Unlimited
Introducing FreeTime and FreeTime Unlimited in Spanish—now parents can select Spanish for their child’s FreeTime profile and add access to over 1,000 age-appropriate books, videos, educational apps, and games, plus over a thousand kid-friendly websites and web videos—all in Spanish
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All-New Amazon Fire HD 8 Kids Edition (Photo: Business Wire)
1. Kids want a real tablet, not a toy—Fire HD 8 Kids Edition offers a stunning 8” HD display, 32 GB of storage with up to 400 GB of expandable storage via a microSD card slot, and up to 10 hours of battery life. Fire tablets support up to two adult profiles (accessible with a PIN) and four child profiles that can be customized for each member of the family.
2. Parents don’t want to worry about the content their kids are viewing—Fire HD 8 Kids Edition includes a year of Amazon FreeTime Unlimited, which offers more than 20,000 premium books, videos, Audible books, educational apps, and games that have been curated for age-appropriateness, plus access to tens of thousands of hand-selected websites and web videos and award-winning parental controls—at no additional cost.
3. Despite best intentions, kids break things—Fire HD 8 Kids Edition comes with a kid-proof case available in blue, pink, or yellow, and a two-year worry-free guarantee—if they break it, return it and we’ll replace it. No questions asked.
“Fire Kids Edition tablets are built from the ground up to offer the
content kids love and the award-winning parental controls parents trust.
We’re thrilled that customers have chosen us to be the #1 kids tablet in
the U.S.,” said
Even More Content Kids Love, Now Easier to Navigate
The all-new Fire HD 8 Kids Edition introduces a new design in FreeTime
with dedicated rows based on content type, making it even easier for
kids to find their favorite titles. With Amazon FreeTime Unlimited, kids
have access to premium, age-appropriate books, videos, educational apps,
and games, including new and popular titles, such as
Amazon FreeTime Unlimited is also expanding to include over 1,000
kid-friendly Audible books, including popular titles like Peter Pan, Rip
FreeTime and FreeTime Unlimited—Now en Español
Also announced today is a new Spanish language experience within FreeTime and FreeTime Unlimited. Kids now have access to over 1,000 age-appropriate books, videos, educational apps, and games, plus thousands of hand-curated websites and web videos—all in Spanish and included with a FreeTime Unlimited subscription. Parents can choose to enable Spanish-only content, English-only content, or a combination of both. Settings can be customized for each individual child profile.
FreeTime and FreeTime Unlimited in Spanish will be available on Fire
Kids Edition tablets, in the FreeTime app on compatible Fire tablets,
and on compatible iOS devices, via a free software update that will
begin rolling out to customers starting
Over 10 million kids (and their parents) have enjoyed the award-winning Amazon FreeTime service, which provides the perfect balance between giving kids the freedom of choice and unlimited access to the content they love, while providing parents peace of mind knowing that what their kids are viewing on their device is age-appropriate. FreeTime offers award-winning parental controls that encourage learning before play, and give parents the ability to manage their child’s FreeTime settings, including:
Additionally, parents can use Parent Dashboard (parents.amazon.com)
to connect with their kids over digital content, and starting
The all-new Fire HD 8 Kids Edition is available for pre-order today for
Fire HD 8 Kids Edition comes with a year of Amazon FreeTime Unlimited.
After the first year, customers can continue their subscription starting
Families can also use their FreeTime Unlimited subscription to access
FreeTime Unlimited on Alexa, an all-new Alexa experience for kids and
parents with over 1,000 Audible kids’ books; kid-friendly, ad-free radio
stations and playlists; character alarms; and premium Alexa skills from
In addition to the Fire HD 8 Kids Edition,