Fire Kindle, Amazon Kindle rumored to be releasing it with a screen-sized iPad Fire.
As reported by CNET, Amazon will release an updated version of its flagship tablet, Kindle Fire 10 inches, as part of efforts to secure a place in the middle of dominance over the iPad.
With a 10-inch screen, Amazon is really going to put the Kindle's main rival iPad Fire as it also has the same screen size. Meanwhile, Digitimes reported, Amazon has asked Foxconn Electronics as an ODM (original design manufacturer 's) of tablets to be marketed in the 2012 half.
As for the components supplier in Taiwan, Wistron will start production Nook Tablet to Barner & Noble. Kindle Fire previous versions, sailing 7-inch, manufactured by Quanta Computer, the manufacturer that also makes Nook Tablet to Barner & Noble.
Vendors usually appoint an ODM when launching a new product. But as written by Digitimes, they will then seek additional ODM to reduce risk and price negotiations if the new product is getting good response from the market.
According to IHS iSuppli, Amazon has sold 3.9 million Kindle Fire, while Barnes & Noble Nook sells 1.92 million tablets in the fourth quarter of 2011.
Digitimes Research estimates that, in the first quarter of this year, it sold 1.5 million and 300,000 Kindle Nook Fire Tablet.