Amazon’s Fire Phone now available in the UK


Last month Amazon announced the Amazon Fire its first smartphone and it’s safe to say it hasn’t exactly set the US market on fire (get it!). Today Amazon have announced the phone is available in the UK for the first time. The handset will be free with a two year £33 per month O2 contract and for that you also get a year’s Amazon Prime membership.

The phone has Dynamic Perspective, Amazon’s tilt perspective UI and Firefly technology which enables scanning of a product barcode and it taking you to Amazon’s listing. Full information over at Amazon, I really can’t see to many people get excited over the phone.

Dynamic Perspective—Experience interactions not possible on other smartphones, such as tilt, auto-scroll and more.

Firefly technology—Simply press the Firefly button to identify and take action on millions of items.

Mayday—Get free, live, on-device video tech support with an Amazon expert, available 24/7.

13MP camera—With optical image stabilisation for stunning photos and 1080p HD video.

Outstanding hardware—2.2 GHz quad-core processor combined with 2 GB of RAM for fast, fluid performance, a beautiful 4.7″ HD display, dual stereo speakers and Dolby Digital Plus audio.

Extras from Amazon—Free Cloud storage for all your photos and, for a limited time, Fire phone comes with 800 free Amazon Coins to spend in the Amazon Appstore, and a full year of Amazon Prime.

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