RANK #14

Amazon Fire 7

"The Fire 7 offers a solid design and offers easy access to Amazon's content, but mediocre performance and endurance dim the flame."
As posted by laptopmag.com

Pros

  • Durable build
  • Generous 16GB storage
  • Good battery life
  • Tonally balanced through headphones

Cons

  • Disappointing non-HD screen
  • Slow performance
  • Poor camera

Overall Rating

77.0%
The overall rating was calculated based on 352685 customer and expert reviews from 57 review sites and 9 stores.
We analyzed the sentiments related to these top topics for Tablets:
  • 85.0%
    Design
  • 79.0%
    Cameras
  • 74.3%
    Display
  • 75.6%
    Performance
  • 75.1%
    Battery life
  • 77.2%
    Sound Quality
  • 80.5%
    Build Quality

Expert Reviews Rating

Excellent
2
Good
45
Fair
10
Poor
0
Bad
0

Customer reviews by store

Price Comparison

  • Amazon Fire 7 (9th Generation) 16GB, Wi-Fi, 7in - Black (With Special Offers)

    EBAY.COM
    956 reviews
    $40.99
  • Amazon Fire 7 8GB, Wi-Fi, 7 inch - Black

    EBAY.COM
    956 reviews
    $44.99
  • Fire 7 tablet, 7" display, 16 GB, latest model (2019 release), Black

    AMAZON.COM
    8,318 reviews
    $49.99
  • Amazon - Fire 7 2019 release - 7" - Tablet - 16GB - Black

    BESTBUY.COM
    815 reviews
    $49.99
  • Amazon Fire 7" 16GB Tablet (9th Generation) - Black

    TARGET.COM
    84 reviews
    $49.99
  • Fire 7 Tablet | 7" display, 16 GB, Black - with Ads

    AMAZON.CO.UK
  • Amazon Fire 7 with Alexa 7 Inch 16GB Tablet - Plum

    ARGOS.CO.UK
    55 reviews
    £49.99
  • Fire 7 Tablet (2019) - 16 GB, Sage Green

    CURRYS.CO.UK
    336,161 reviews
    £49.99
  • Fire 7 Tablet, 7" display, 16 GB, latest model (2019 release), Black

    AMAZON.CA
    48 reviews
    $69.99
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Expert Reviews

The Fire 7 (2019) is impressively affordable, but have too many corners been caught to achieve such a low price?

Read more on techradar.com

Pros

  • Affordable
  • Durable build
  • Fantastic for Kindle-ing

Cons

  • Disappointing non-HD screen
  • Poor battery life
  • Software is sluggish

The Amazon Fire 7 fixes its Alexa flaw, though that shaves off a bit of its endurance.

Read more on tomsguide.com

Pros

  • Good performance for its price
  • Hyper-affordable
  • Hands-free Alexa (finally)

Cons

  • Dull display
  • Stuffed with Amazon ads
  • No Google app support

Amazon's Fire 7 tablet for 2019 features minor hardware upgrades, but not enough to recommend over the Fire HD 8 for all but the most budget-conscious buyers.

Read more on pcmag.com

Pros

  • Affordable
  • Increased storage options
  • Includes Hands-free Alexa

Cons

  • Poor performance
  • Disappointing display
  • Underwhelming sound quality
  • Amazon-centric OS limits app options

Amazon Fire 7 (2019): Not a big step forward but the Amazon Fire 7 remains unbeatably good value for money

Read more on expertreviews.co.uk

Pros

  • Incredibly cheap
  • Robust and well-made
  • Generous 16GB storage

Cons

  • Slow and sluggish
  • Mediocre battery life
  • Disappointing screen

The Fire 7 has been updated for 2019, although you’d be hard-pushed to notice anything beyond the three new colours. But it is still well worth the tiny price.

Read more on techadvisor.com

The new version of this entry-level tablet comes with more built-in memory and adds support for hands-free Alexa voice recognition for the same low price.

Read more on cnet.com

For under $50, the Fire 7 offers a solid design and offers easy access to Amazon's content, but mediocre performance and endurance dim the flame.

Read more on laptopmag.com

Pros

  • Great price
  • Solid build quality
  • Access to Amazon's content ecosystem

Cons

  • Slow performance
  • Subpar battery life
  • Lock-screen ads

As the bargain basement model in Amazon’s Fire tablet range, the Fire 7 (2019) and the Fire 7 Kids Edition are amazingly cheap at just $50, but how has Amazon achieved such a low price? I took them for an extended test spin to learn what it can do and uncover the compromises lurking within.

Read more on digitaltrends.com

Pros

  • Affordable
  • Decent design
  • More storage
  • Alexa

Cons

  • Slow performance
  • Poor display
  • Fire OS

Compared to affordable phones, budget tablets aren’t a great value

Read more on theverge.com

Pros

  • It’s very affordable
  • Supports popular apps and games
  • Cameras are decent for video chatting

Cons

  • Limited app support
  • Plastic build feels flimsy
  • Screen is easy to smudge
  • Strange button placement

Amazon's most affordable device begs the question: when is a cheap tablet too cheap?

Read more on wired.com

A cheap and cheerful tablet that's good value for money

Read more on whathifi.com

Pros

  • Warm colour palette
  • Price
  • Good battery life
  • Tonally balanced through headphones
  • Alexa integration

Cons

  • Unsophisticated picture
  • Tinny built-in speakers
  • Poor camera

Amazon Fire 7 (2017) review: It's finally here – but is Amazon's £50 tablet even worth a look?

Read more on trustedreviews.com

Pros

  • Terrific value
  • Respectable performance overall
  • Alexa

Cons

  • Can still feel slow
  • Basic build
  • Low-resolution screen

A cheap and cheerful tablet that's good value for money

Read more on whathifi.com

Pros

  • Warm colour palette
  • Price
  • Good battery life
  • Tonally balanced through headphones
  • Alexa integration

Cons

  • Unsophisticated picture
  • Tinny built-in speakers
  • Poor camera

The Amazon Fire 7 got better at Alexa, but the tablet's battery life suffers for it.

Read more on laptopmag.com

Pros

  • Snappy despite its price
  • Super cheap
  • Hands-free Alexa

Cons

  • Amazon ads a-plenty (unless you pay more)
  • Low-res display
  • Still no Google apps

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