Amazon.com Inc. said this week it is increasing production of the
Amazon in Nov. will sell the Kindle Fire tablet due to high pre-order demand.
The company said in a statement it is increasing production capacity to millions more units than originally forecast.
“…based on what we’re seeing with Kindle Fire pre-orders, we’re increasing capacity and building millions more than we’d already planned,” said Jeff Bezos, founder and CEO of Amazon.com.
Applications include the Amazon Silk Browser, E-Mail, Amazon Instant Video, Amazon Appstore, and Amazon Cloud Drive with unlimited cloud storage for Amazon content.
Finally, each Kindle Fire will include a free month of Amazon Prime membership.
Amazon in Sept. announced new Kindle models including the Kindle at $79.00, the Kindle Touch with touch display and built-in Wi-Fi at $99.00, and the Kindle Touch 3G which adds free 3G wireless functionality at $149.00.