Amazon On The $99 Kindle Fire Tablet: 'It's Not Happening'

Jeff Bezos

So much for all that!

Amazon is not doing a $99 Kindle Fire tablet, the company tells us: “It’s not happening–we are already at the lowest price points possible for that hardware.”

Previously, TechCrunch had passed along a rumour that Amazon was going to release a $99 tablet, which would have been extremely disruptive.

It looks like that’s just not feasible right now for Amazon.

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