Amazon has introduced the Fire Max 11, their latest tablet offering, boasting a larger size and enhanced performance. This tablet aims to provide users with entertainment, connectivity, and productivity features. Additionally, users have the option to enhance their productivity and creativity further with an optional magnetic attach keyboard and stylus.
Amazon Fire Max 11 is equipped with an 11-inch screen (2000 x 1200) with slim bezels and strengthened glass. The device features a slim and durable aluminum design, weighing only 489g.
Under the hood, the Fire Max 11 is powered by an Octa-core processor – MTK8188J and 4GB of RAM. It offers either 64GB or 128GB of internal storage, expandable up to an additional 1TB. The tablet includes 8MP front and back-facing cameras with 1080p HD video recording and rear auto-focus.
Amazon claims that the tablet provides up to 14 hours of battery life, though the specific battery capacity is not mentioned. It can be fully charged in under 4.2 hours using the USB-C cable and 9W power adapter included in the box. The device supports up to 15W charging. It also features Dolby Atmos surround sound support and is compatible with the Amazon Luna Cloud gaming service.
For enhanced productivity, the Fire Max 11 can be transformed into a 2-in-1 detachable with the full-sized keyboard case. The magnetic Keyboard Case offers customizable shortcut keys and preprogrammed shortcuts for easier task execution. It also includes trackpad gestures for quick navigation. Additionally, the tablet supports the Amazon Stylus Pen, which utilizes a replaceable battery lasting up to six months.
In terms of connectivity, the tablet includes features like Bluetooth 5.3, dual-band Wi-Fi 6 support, USB-C (2.0) for charging, and an integrated fingerprint sensor on the power button. The device also provides access to Alexa, smart home controls, and Amazon services such as Amazon Kids+.
Quick specifications: Amazon Fire Max 11
- Design: Slim design
- Display: 11-inch, 2000 x 1200 resolution, low blue light certified
- Processor: 2.2Ghz octa-core MediaTek MT8188J
- RAM: 4 GB
- Storage: 64-128 GB built-in, up to 1 TB microSD card supported
- Connectivity: Dual-band Wi-Fi 6, Bluetooth 5.3, USB-C (2.0) for charging/audio, Pogo Pin for case
- Audio: Dolby Atmos surround sound
- Cameras: 8 MP front and rear, 1080p video recording
- Battery: 14 hours of mixed use; up to 15W charging support
- Security: Fingerprint reader on power button
- Sensors: Accelerometer, ambient light sensor, hall effect
- OS: Fire OS 9 based on Android 11
- Accessories: Magnetic keyboard case, stylus, slim cover (sold separately)
Certifications: ENERGY STAR, Carbon Trust, TÜV-Rheinland for low blue light and USI2.0 for stylus protocol
- Dimensions: 10.2 x 6.4 x 0.29 inches
- Weight: 490g
- Color: Gray
Pricing and availability
Pre-orders for the Amazon Fire Max 11 have begun today, with prices starting at US$229.99 (Rs. 18,965 approx.).
Customers also have the option to purchase the integrated Keyboard Case separately for US$89.99 (Rs. 7,450 approx.) and the Made for Amazon Stylus Pen for US$34.99 (Rs. 2,900 approx.).
A bundle price for the tablet and accessories starts at US$329.99 (Rs. 27,330 approx.). Shipping of the Fire Max 11 and its accessories will commence next month.
Commenting on the launch, Kevin Keith, Vice President of Amazon Devices, said:
Fire Max 11 is the best tablet we ever made. It has a nice screen and a smooth shape. It lets you enjoy and work well. It has many good things inside—a fast and strong brain, a bright and clear screen, a finger touch to unlock, a very quick internet, a long-lasting battery, and more. It is also cheap for what it offers. Fire Max 11 shows you can have a great tablet without spending too much money.