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mmfacemm wrote: Is the 8 less laggy than the 7? I had a 7 and it was unbearable.
Nice guide though thanks. No cellnuvo??
KentE wrote: I'm a fan of the Fire HD8 too. We need tablets for a control app at work, and the tablet needs to be toted around, used frequently while standing & doing other tasks, and often outdoors, and sometimes left unattended. I wanted something more disposable than the iPad that a lot of the guys prefer. The guys that own iPads still prefer those, but the Fire does the job.
I bought 3, and different types of cases for each. This case style was the winner for our application, with a rotating hand strap and prop on the rear, and a (removable) shoulder strap,
The case is available under a range of brand names, with/without shoulder strap, and for Fire models from 2016-2018 release.
My biggest complaint about the Fire-- the high-contrast color inversion setting does not work well. This is not a feature that most are likely to need, but I've found the setting handy for viewing the screen in bright sunshine with some apps.
Thanks for the tips, Chelle. I see at least a couple I'll have to do.
peterquinn wrote: Very fascinating, Chelle, and very useful! Thank you for putting it together!
What you wrote about Opera browser's text wrap - is there a setting to get it to work in Opera Mini on a phone? I tried it on a Nougat phone but the text doesn't want to wrap for me. (Made sure that text wrap is on in Settings, tried Tablet mode as well as Phone mode). Thanks.