Amazon Kindle Fire is best-selling tablet at BestBuy.com, beating the iPad

Amazon has hit the nail in the coffin with its $199.99 Kindle Fire tablet. According to TechCrunch, the Kindle Fire is now the number one selling tablet on BestBuy.com, knocking the iPad to number 2. On Amazon.com, the Kindle Fire has been the number one selling item almost as soon as it went up for pre-order back in September.

This is great news for Amazon, the Kindle Fire, and Android. What it all comes down to is price. Consumers want something that is decent and cheap, and the Kindle Fire qualifies in both categories. It will be interesting to see how many Kindle Fire tablets gets sold this year. The company expects to sell over 4M Kindle Fire tablets by the end of the year.

Source: TechCrunch