Which version of Android is running on the recently announced Kindle Fire HD, Amazon seems to fail to mention that detail in the specifications they list for Kindle Fire HD


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Amazon confirms Kindle Fire HD models use Android 4.0 under the hood.

  • ups ... you beat me to it! +1
    – Zuul
    Commented Sep 7, 2012 at 12:43

By this comparison between Kindle Fire HD 7" and Nexus 7 done by CNET, it uses a custom Android 4.0 version.

Scroll down to the comparison table to see it

From the official product page, there's no corroborating information about it.


Amazon confirms ICS is running the Kindle Fire HD. For more infos follow this blogpost

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