Originally Posted by booklover6
Maybe their sales figures were below their estimates. I am sure the 7" HD version is the best seller out of the current crop of Amazon tablets. Now if they had that one for $50 off, I might bite. Maybe.
Actually, I've heard that the one with the 4G LTE is one of the bestsellers for the simple fact that so many people were waiting on the Fire because they missed Whispersync on their e-reader Kindles. And the AT&T data deal is pretty darn good.
There's probably a good chance Amazon knows they've got to do everything they can to grab market share during the holidays as well.