The Kindle Fire is a tablet and not an alternative to an eReader.
Having said that, it is possible to read on the Kindle Fire through the included Kindle app.
-7" IPS display (171 ppi / 1024 x 600) and fast 1.3 GHz quad-core processor.
-Rear and front-facing cameras.
-8 GB of internal storage.
-Free unlimited cloud storage for all Amazon content and photos taken with Fire devices.
-Add a microSD card for up to 128 GB of additional storage.
-Up to 7 hours of battery life.
Dimensions: 191 x 115 x 10.6 mm
Weight: 313 g
In the box:
Your Kindle comes with a US wall charger.
A plug adapter to fit this USB charger in a South African plug is not included.
Your Kindle can charge from any existing USB charger you may already have, or from your laptop.