As we announced two weeks ago, Amazon has released a $50 Kindle Fire, a color, wifi-enabled tablet based on the Android operating system.

Our pre-ordered unit arrived on Wednesday, and we have been putting it through its paces.  Our first response?  Incredibly functional hardware for $50!

As we write our more extended review, here is our unboxing video:

Are you in the market for this new hardware?  Hit us up in comments or find us on Twitter!

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