The Fire HD 8 is the next generation of Amazon's best-reviewed Fire tablet, with a Quad-Core 1.3 GHz processor and 16 GB flash storage (expandable by up to 256 GB). Features a 1280 x 800 high-definition display with over a million pixels (189 ppi) and a bright, vivid picture. Now with up to 12 hours of mixed-use battery life, the Fire HD 8 gives you the flexibility to go where the day takes you. The Fire HD 8 features a 2 MP rear-facing camera for taking photos or shooting 720p video, while the front-facing VGA camera is perfect for Skype calls with friends and family. Fire tablets hold up against everyday life. As measured in tumble tests, the Fire HD 8 is more durable than the latest iPad and 2x more durable than the iPad mini 4.