Breakdown: Fire HD Tech Definitions


No Techy wants you, the consumer, to understand what you are reading so that you, the consumer, can make the best choice for your needs and budget. Use the Terms Breakdown to get simple understandable meanings of different tech goods’ functions, specifications and uses. No more guess work for you!

1-Year FreeTime Unlimited: Unlimited access to kid-friendly books, apps, games etc on Amazon.

720p HD Video Recording: High quality recording and viewing.

Alexa: a voice activated personal assistant on your Kindle Fire 7, Kindle Fire 8 HD, Kindle Fire 10 HD tablet. You say your command and Alexa does it.

Apps (Applications): means activities. You can download different types of activities for exercise, business, cooking, music, calendars, learning, etc. on to your Kindle Fire tablets.

Battery Life: how long your battery lasts without charging.

Built-in-Light: a light is inside the Kindle Fire tablet.

Built-in-Mic: a microphone is inside the Kindle Fire tablet.

Charge/Charging: to plug your Kindle Fire tablet into a power source like wall socket, etc. to add more power to Kindle Fire tablet battery when it is low or when you are not using it.

Cloud Storage: storing your information on the Internet using a secure service provider, like Amazon, Dropbox, OneDrive,  that offers free storage and monthly storage plans. You can access your information from any device anytime and anywhere!

Dolby Audio Stereo: clear, detailed, loud sounds.

Dual Band Wi-Fi: faster internet access and use than just having Single Band Wi-Fi.

Fire Tablets: a series of tablets sold by Amazon that are less expensive than Apple iPads.

Front/Rear Facing Camera: you can take a photo or make a video with the Kindle Fire tablet camera facing away from you or you can press a button to turn the camera to you. This way you do not have to turn the Kindle Fire tablet. See images.

GB (giga-byte): the amount of storage you need to download books, apps, magazines, movies, TV shows, music, etc. High GB gives you more options.

Guarantee: a promise to repair or replace if necessary within a specified period.

High Resolution: your Kindle Fire tablet can display images in great detail and clarity.

Kid Proof Case: case to add to Kindle Fire 7 and Kindle Fire 8 HD KIDS EDITION.

LED (light-emitting diode): the light within your Kindle Fire tablet that allows you to read, view images and videos.

Mobile Wi-Fi: use the internet in places outside of your home that has Wi-Fi access, like cafés, offices, shops, etc.

Mono Stereo: simple sound.

Page Press: to turn the page when reading on your Kindle Fire tablet by pressing down on the screen or pressing a button.

ppi (pixel per inch): measures the sharpness or clarity on a display screen.

Sharing Files: emailing, uploading and downloading information, photos, videos from or on to your Kindle Fire tablet.

Social Media: websites for communicating and sharing information, like, Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, etc.

Touch-screen: touch the screen with your fingers to do  different activities, like, typing, turning pages, etc.

Web-Surfing: using the Internet for research on various topics, videos, images, etc,.