Amazon Launches its First Smartphone the “Fire Phone”; $199 (32GB), $299(64 GB)

On 18/06/2014

The World’s largest Online Retailer Amazon has unveiled its first Smartphone. The Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos has introduced the new Smartphone “Fire Phone” to the World. If you are in the US, you can get the First Phone of Amazon on AT&T starting $199 with two years contract.

Fire Phone Features and Specification Details

The Fire Phone has got the 4.7 inch IPS LCD HD Display which is bigger that Apple’s iPhone and smaller than Google’s Nexus 5. The display has come up with a circular polarizer which will improve viewing angles in outdoor.

The new Fire Phone powered by the 2.2 GHz Qualcomm processor with 2Gigs of RAM, as well as, It is packed with Adreno 330 Graphics chip. It sports 13 Megapixel Rear-facing camera with Optical Image Stabilization feature. The phone has got the dedicated camera button to fire the camera app to take shots in a fraction of seconds.

Moreover, the Amazon has offered the unlimited online storage feature for your photos in their Amazon Cloud Drive. Reports claim that Fire Phone can take 3D image using multiple cameras in the device.

Besides that, Amazon Fire Phone has deeply integrated with Amazon’s core features. It has May Day, X Ray the familiar features of Amazon, added to that you can access to e-books to borrow for the members of Amazon prime program. Using X Ray, you can get the details of the product using the camera, ‘May day’ is 24 hours customer service tool to help the users who have the issues in the phone or want to know how to use the particular feature. And also, Prime Music and prime video etc are available.

Another Amazing Tool “Fire Fly” has introduced in the event. This tool can automatically recognize what it is hearing and seeing, using that input, the tool will suggest the relevant or exact items to buy.

Key Features of Fire Phone

  • Fire Phone got the  4.7 inch IPS LCD HD Display
  • Runs on the  2.2 GHz processor with 2Gigs of RAM
  • 13 Megapixel Rear Camer with OIS
  • Forked version of Android “Fire OS”
  • Other Amazon tools and services.

Fire Phone Availability

The AT&T is the exclusive carrier that will sell the phone with two years contract in the price of $199. Before that, Apple has released its first iPhone in 2007 only with AT&T.


Amazon Fire Phone arrives on July 25 from AT&T. There is two variant of fire Phone available for all customers. The only difference is the internal storage capacity. You can get the 32GB Fire Phone model for $199 and 64GB for $299.