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Amazon Introduces Fire Tablets for Kids of All Ages: All-New Fire Kids Pro and Next-Generation Fire HD 10 Kids Tablets

TORONTO, Apr 27, 2021 (Canada NewsWire via COMTEX) --
Fire Kids Pro comes bundled with a full-featured Fire tablet, one year of Amazon Kids+, a new slim protective case, and a two-year worry-free guarantee--starting at $129.99

The all-new Fire Kids Pro experience is built with older kids in mind--"grown-up" look and feel, digital store access, voice and video calling, more open web browser experience, expanded Amazon Kids+ content, flexible parental controls, and more

Next-generation Fire HD 10 Kids offers a brilliant 10.1" HD display and fast performance, plus all the content kids love with one year of Amazon Kids+, a kid-proof case, parental controls, and a 2-year worry-free guarantee--all for $259.99, Inc. (NASDAQ: AMZN) today announced the all-new Fire Kids Pro tablets for kids ages 6 to 12 and the next generation Fire HD 10 Kids tablet for kids ages 3 to 7. Now, grown-ups can choose a Fire Kids tablet experience that meets the changing needs of kids as they grow, while enjoying flexible parental controls that give adults peace of mind. Amazon also announced a new suite of Fire HD 10 tablets for entertainment and productivity, learn more here (

Fire Kids Pro The all-new Fire Kids Pro reimagines the tablet experience for kids ages 6 to 12 with features that empower kids to independently explore and expanded, age-appropriate content. Fire Kids Pro is an affordable, kids tablet that includes everything a child needs to get started--a full-featured Fire tablet, a one-year subscription to Amazon Kids+ with an expanded selection of content for older kids, a slim protective case, and a two-year worry-free guarantee. Fire Kids Pro is available in three sizes and three colors and prints. And, any customer with a Fire or Fire Kids tablet can enable the new Fire Kids Pro features on their existing device using the Amazon Parent Dashboard.

The all-new Fire Kids Pro includes:

    --  Expanded Amazon Kids+ content: Fire Kids Pro comes with a
        one-year subscription to Amazon Kids+, which includes a large
        selection of premium entertainment and educational content, now
        with even more of the content older kids love. Kids can choose
        from thousands of apps, songs, books, games including Teen
        Titans Go and Asphalt 8, books like Keeper of the Lost Cities
        and Chronicles of Narnia, PG and PG-13 videos hand-selected by
        the Amazon Kids team, plus educational content from National
        Geographic, Rabbids Coding, and more.
    --  Digital store: In addition to Kids+ content, Kids Pro tablets
        include access to a digital store so kids can request apps,
        like Disney+, Spotify, Minecraft, Zoom, and more. Kids can
        request apps, and parents approve purchases and downloads. The
        digital store includes a selection of apps designed for
        children, and parents can choose to allow expanded access to
        additional apps. Mature and adult content is always excluded.
    --  Web browser: The Amazon Kids web browser now includes a setting
        that gives kids open but filtered access to the web for school
        projects and online curriculum. Built-in controls are designed
        to help filter out inappropriate sites. Parents can also allow
        and block specific sites.
    --  Voice and video calling: Kids can make and receive voice and
        video calls over Wi-Fi with parent-approved contacts who have
        an Echo device or the Alexa app, letting them easily chat with
        friends to collaborate on homework or stay in touch with
        family. Kids can also make announcements like "I'm done with my
        homework" from the tablet to Alexa-enabled devices at home.
    --  Music: A music row that makes kid-friendly music more easily
        accessible. Kids can choose from an array of content including
        Fun Kids Radio app and music videos like Mother Goose Songs,
        Car Songs, and more.
    --  Flexible parental controls: Amazon Kids free parental controls
        make it easy for grown-ups to manage their kids' screen time
        and digital content. Grown-ups can set daily goals, age
        filters, time limits for both weekdays and weekends, adjust the
        web browser experience, turn voice and video calling on or off,
        approve communications contacts, approve or deny purchases from
        the digital store, and more.
    --  Grown-up look and feel: The home screen theme looks and feels
        more like a "grown-up" tablet. A new "For You" tab offers a
        personalized screen of content for easy discovery of new and
        recommended content, while the "Home" tab provides easy access
        to the child's screen time rules and key features such as voice
        and video calling, the web browser, and the digital store.
    --  Fun case and color options: Fire Kids Pro comes with a slim
        case in cool colors and fun prints that protects against drops
        and bumps. Parents can choose from Black, Doodle, and
        Intergalactic. The case includes an adjustable stand that makes
        virtual learning, game play, and video watching easy and
        comfortable. All Fire Kids Pro tablets include a two-year
        worry-free guarantee--if it breaks, return it, and Amazon will
        replace it for free.

"Parents and kids love our Fire Kids tablets--they continue to be the best-selling kids tablets in the U.S. As kids' interests expand, they naturally want to do more and need a tablet that grows with them," said Kurt Beidler, general manager, Amazon Kids & Kids+. "The Fire Kids Pro offers everything parents already love from our Kids tablets with a new experience that gives kids ages 6 to 12 even more of what they want--more content, more freedom to safely explore with new features, and more social connection. And, Amazon Kids' flexible parental controls allow parents to tailor their children's experience based on their family style--giving parents peace of mind as their kids get older."

Fire HD 10 Kids The next-generation Fire HD 10 Kids includes a Fire HD 10 tablet that offers up to 12 hours of battery life and USB-C for easy charging, especially for kids. The brilliant 10.1" HD display coupled with fast performance makes for a great video experience. Fire HD 10 Kids comes with a kid-proof case in Sky Blue and Lavender with a kickstand that doubles as a handle; a year of Amazon Kids+; and a two-year worry-free guarantee. It's the perfect tablet for kids ages 3 to 7.

Amazon Kids+ provides kids unlimited access to thousands of books, movies, TV shows, educational apps, games, and French-language content --all curated by kids content experts. Amazon Kids free parental controls make it easy for grown-ups to manage their kids' screen time and digital content. With the "Learn First" feature, grown-ups can block access to games and cartoons until after educational goals are met. These settings can be managed on the child's device or through the Amazon Parent Dashboard.

Pricing and availability The all-new Fire Kids Pro tablets start at $129.99 for the Fire 7 Kids Pro (, $179.99 for the Fire HD 8 Kids Pro (, and $259.99 for the Fire HD 10 Kids Pro (

The next-generation Fire HD 10 Kids is $259.99 ( For a limited time, customers can get $120 discount when they buy any two Fire HD 10 Kids or Fire HD 10 Kids Pro tablets.

Fire Kids Pro and Fire HD 10 Kids tablets are available for pre-order starting today and will begin shipping on May 26.

Amazon Kids is completely free to parents, and Amazon Kids+ subscriptions start at $3.99 per month for Prime members and $5.99 per month for customers who are not yet Prime members.

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