Don't worry if you missed out on all the Black Friday and Cyber Monday deals that came and went, there are still bargains to be had as we plunge deeper into the holiday shopping season. One of them comes from Amazon
, but you'll have to act fast.
For today only, Amazon is advertising a coupon code to save $50 off the normal price of its Kindle Fire HD 8.9"
tablet. Just enter FIREHD89
at checkout and you're golden.
The Kindle Fire HD 8.9" normally sells for $299 for the 16GB model and $369 for 32GB, both with "Special Offers" (sponsored screensavers), or $314 for 16GB and $384 for 32GB without the ads. Amazon's $50 coupon code applies to all four SKUs, so you can snag a Kindle Fire HD 8.9" for as low as $249.
The coupon code also works with the 4G LTE variants, which run $499/32GB ($514 without Special Offers) and $599 for 64GB ($614 without Special Offers).
As the name suggests, the Kindle Fire HD 8.9" sports an 8.9-inch display with a 1920x1200 resolution. It's also armed with a 1.5GHz dual-core processor with PowerVR 3D graphics, 1GB or RAM, dual wireless antennas, Dolby Audio, micro-HDMI output, micro-USB port, 3.5mm stereo jack, and a front-facing HD camera.
Amazon is aggressively pushing its Kindle Fire line for the holiday season. In addition to today's deal, you can also pick up a Kindle Fire HD 7" at GameStop
and receive a $25 Amazon gift card
. Select GameStop locations are also offering Kindle Fire HD 8.9" and Kindle Fire 7" with gift card.