#Amazon ‘Fire’ Smartphone Launched – Specifications & Pictures Inside

Amazon has entered the smartphone market with their all new 3D Fire Phone. The device has a 4.7-inch screen, is powered by Android and comes with a unique user interface, which uses parallax effect — Amazon calls it Dynamic Perspective — to offer user 3D-like picture on the phone screen. The device achieves this unique user interface by using four front cameras to always monitor the position of a user’s head and then accordingly adjust the image on the screen. These four cameras also work in the dark because they use infrared to monitor a user.


Fire sports a screen with HD resolution. It has a 2.2GHz processor, 2GB RAM, 13 megapixel camera with optical image stabilisation, a dedicated camera button, and stereo speakers. The phone has several unique features so that consumers can have better smartphone experience. Some of these features are:

– Free unlimited cloud storage for photos (probably taken with Fire Phone by a user)

– Free access to one million songs

– Firefly: This feature uses the primary camera in Fire Phone to recognize objects and television shows and then can show users relevant information like a Wikipedia page for an object, a shopping link (obviously from Aamzon website) to buy the object you are looking at, or nutrition information for a bottle of soft drink. Firefly can recognize millions of objects.

– An app that allows users to seamlessly switch between reading or listening a book.

– Amazon Prime Video and Prime Music are supported.

– X-Ray feature that allows a user to access information related to, for example, a TV show he is watching is supported on Fire Phone.

– MayDay: This service will allow customers to click one button to connect to a customer care executive.


For now, Fire will be available only in the US and only through AT&T. The 32GB version of Fire Phone will cost $199 with a two-year contract. The 64GB version will cost $299.

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