Release Date: Mid 2013
The resounding success of its e-reader and tablet divisions opened the lane for the online retail giant to enter the cell phone market. Whispers from the Taiwan Economic News have Amazon employing Foxconn to manufacturer its first ever smartphone. The same report indicates the device will run on the Android platform and carry a consumer-friendly $200 price tag. A second-gen Kindle Fire HD tablet is also said to be in the works.