Top 7 features of the Amazon Fire Phone

fire phoneThe all-black Fire phone features a machined aluminum design with a Gorilla Glass 3 display. and rubber frame. While the 4.7-inch IPS display on the Fire phone isn’t the highest resolution (just 720p), it has a rated brightness of 590 nits, which would make it the brightest among smartphones. Additionally, it has a circular polarizer, so the display won’t disappear if you’re wearing polarized sunglasses and you tilt the phone to landscape mode.

Inside is a 2.2GHz Snapdragon 800 quad core processor, an Adreno 330 GPU, 2GB RAM, and 32GB of storage. A version with 64GB of storage will cost $100 more.

Measuring 5.5 x 2.6 x 0.35 inches and weighing 5.64 ounces, the Fire is heavier than the Samsung Galaxy S5 (5.3 x 2.9 x 0.25 inches, 5.1 ounces) as well as the HTC One M8 (5.8 x 2.8 x 0.37 inches, 5.6 ounces).

Amazon says the Fire phone’s 2,400-mAh battery will last up to 11 hours on video playback.  More