Amazon Kindle Fire HD
What sets it apart: With an HD 7-inch screen, this 16GB tablet has dual Wi-Fi (for faster downloads and streaming), a camera for video calls
and an HDMI port to connect to a television. Compare all Kindles here.
Content offered: Runs on Android 4.0 and accesses Amazon's 50,000 apps. Amazon Prime members ($79 per year) get free streaming videos.
Starting price: $199
Best for: Media maven on a budget