Buying a Kindle Fire HD 8.9" Tablet? Save $50 Today Only
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.