amazon announces refreshed fire 7 and fire 7 kids edition tablets

Tablets have shrunk in popularity in the past few years but that isn’t stopping Amazon from developing its affordable Fire lineup. Today, the e-commerce giant announced two updated Fire 7 slates, which remain the most affordable around.

New Amazon Fire 7

The new Fire 7 comes with double the storage starting at 16GB and maxing out with 32GB. The physical appearance remains unchanged but there are three new colorways to choose from including Plum Red, Sage Green and Twilight Blue. The processor received a minor bump with added memory bandwidth.

The front camera now features HD…