Amazon's new Fire HD 10 packs full HD display, hands-free Alexa

The Amazon Fire HD 10 will be available from 11 October priced at £150, 20 quid less than its predecessor.

The Fire HD 10 (2017) doesn't pack a premium design, but its plastic shell is comfortable to hold when you're consuming media and you won't be scared to give this the odd scratch like you may with a more expensive tablet.

Stay tuned for my full Amazon Fire HD 10 review in the near future. Amazon's new HD 10 tablet features some major improvements over previous models, which could make it a good fit for business users looking for an low-cost tablet that can go from light work tasks to movie watching with a quick swipe.

If you're a fan of Alexa, you'll appreciate Amazon's inclusion of hands-free Alexa functionality on the Fire HD 10. You can use voice controls to play movies from Amazon Prime Video and even launch apps.

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When it comes to power, storage and battery life, the Fire HD 10 brings some much-needed improvements to the table (t).

"For less than $150, the all-new Fire HD 10 offers a attractive 1080p Full HD display, faster performance, more storage, and up to 10 hours of battery life", Amazon general manager Kevin Keith explains.

You have the choice of either 32GB of storage or 64GB, and it's great Amazon has ditched the 16GB version, which just isn't enough space when you're using a tablet that's specifically created to include movies and music.

Getting back to specs, the new Fire HD 10 can run for around 10 hours on a single charge (mixed use) and comes with Dolby Atmos Audio for more immersive and headquarters sound.

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This is the first model of this particular tablet to be powered by a quadcore processor. Furthermore, the slate offers dual speakers with Dolby Audio, 32 GB or 64 GB of expandable storage space, and 10 hours of battery life. If you want a tablet without Amazon's "Special Offers" advertising, you'll have to pay an extra $15. The feature makes it so the software remembers what was the last thing you did, but as you keep scrolling, you also see suggested topics like what books you might want to buy and what movies you might be interested in. (Last year, Amazon added Alexa to its Fire tablets but the digital assistant had to be summoned with the touch of a button).

Fire HD 10 also includes For You, a new personalized page on the tablet home screen that makes it easy for customers to quickly get back to reading, watching, playing or listening - and to quickly find what's next. It's also rumored to have created a new Fire TV device with speakers, mics and potentially amped-up Alexa capabilities.

It seemed to work well in our testing and Alexa can open up apps when you've got your hands full or you're in the middle of cooking.

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