Amazon India has announced a limited period special Diwali offer on its Kindle Fire HD 8.9 tablet today. As a part of this offer, consumers will be able to grab the 16GB version of Kindle Fire HD 8.9 tablet for INR Rs.17,999 and 32GB version for INR Rs.21,999.Amazon Kindle Fire HD 8.9.

Amazon Kindle Fire HD 8.9

Amazon Kindle Fire HD 8.9

According to Amazon, this promotion is valid from 18th October to 1st Nov only (both days inclusive) and you can order only one unit.

This is the first price-cut for the 8.9-inch tablet, however the price of 7-inch Kindle Fire HD was already reduced last month, which now sells for starting INR Rs.11,999.

At the INR Rs.17,999 price-tag, Kindle Fire HD 8.9 seems like a great tablet but the lack of content ecosystem for Indian market and the limited number of apps in Amazon Appstore continue to be two major drawbacks.

To remind you, Amazon Kindle Fire HD 8.9 features a dual-core TI OMAP4470 processor, 8.9-inch 1920x1200p display, Wi-Fi support, Dolby Audio, and front camera.

Source: Amazon India