Amazon Fire phone is only available for customers living in the UK.
Fire Phone

The first phone designed by Amazon, packed with exclusive features including Dynamic Perspective, Mayday, Firefly and more

Immersive apps and games

Peek in Maps to show Yelp ratings. In Camera Zoom Fx, conveniently compare a photo with and without effect just by looking from a different angle. In games such as Lili, take on the character's viewpoint and move your head to look around corners, obstacles and other objects.

One-handed shortcuts

Access menus, shortcuts, and useful information with tilt, swivel and peek.

Tilt for panels—use the left panel to navigate menus, and the right panel to access useful information and shortcuts, such as attaching photos to a text message and more.

Swivel for access to important notifications and quick actions such as Mayday, Flashlight, Settings and more.

Peek keeps your display uncluttered by revealing additional details and quick actions only when you need them.

One-handed reading

With auto-scroll, scan long web pages or read entire books without ever having to touch the screen.

Are you a developer?
The Dynamic Perspective SDK is now available. Learn more

Phone numbers, web and e-mail addresses

Firefly identifies printed text on posters, magazines and business cards—make calls, save new contacts, send e-mails and visit websites without typing long addresses. Firefly also includes Text & Translation, which enables customers to point at text—such as a menu or sign—and have it translated. Text & Translation supports English, French, German, Italian and Spanish.

Movies & TV

Firefly recognises tens of thousands of movies and TV episodes, and dozens of live TV channels. Firefly uses X-Ray, powered by IMDb, to show information on actors, plot details and related content—add titles to your Watchlist or download to watch later.


Firefly recognises songs so you can access artist information, play related songs, download albums directly to your Fire phone, or add them to your Wish List to purchase later on. With Firefly-enabled apps such as StubHub, you can identify artists and find tickets to their next show.

Over 50 million products

Recognise household items, books, DVDs, CDs, video games and more. Access product details, add items to your Wish List, or order on Amazon straight from your Fire phone.

Are you a developer? The Firefly SDK is now available. Learn more

Free, live, on-device tech support

Simply hit the Mayday button in quick actions and an Amazon expert will appear to help you via live video. Our tech experts can co-pilot you through any feature by drawing on your screen, walking you through how to do something yourself, or doing it for you—whichever works best. Throughout the process, you’ll be able to see the Amazon expert live on your screen, but they won't see you.

Now available over the O2 mobile network

In addition to Wi-Fi, Mayday is now available over the O2 mobile network. Enjoy free, on-device tech support, 24/7, 365 days a year. Normal data charges apply when you are using Mayday over the mobile network.

Help in 15 seconds or less

No waiting in a queue. No appointment required. The Mayday response time goal is 15 seconds or less.

13MP camera

Fire phone features a custom-tuned 13 megapixel camera system, with a fast five-element wide-aperture f/2.0 lens for crisp, beautiful images. In low light conditions without a flash, Fire phone uses optical image stabilisation to keep the shutter open up to four times longer to reduce noise and blur.

Optical image stabilisation

In low light conditions without a flash, Fire phone uses optical image stabilisation to keep the shutter open up to four times longer to reduce noise and blur.

Stunning 1080p video

Capture all the action in stunning HD. Fire phone records in 1080p at 30 fps from both front- and rear-facing cameras, for great-looking video whatever you want to shoot.

Free, unlimited Cloud storage

Get free, unlimited Cloud storage for all photos taken with Fire phone (in full resolution). No more worrying about what to delete. See details

Automatic back-up to Cloud Drive

Fire phone can back up your photos and videos to Amazon Cloud Drive automatically. Access the Cloud anytime on Fire phone, other Amazon devices or Cloud Drive apps.

Dedicated camera button

No more fumbling to take a photo. With Fire phone's dedicated camera button, you can launch the camera in just about a second—even when the screen is off.

Burst capture

Press and hold the camera button to shoot up to 100 full-resolution images, capturing three images per second.

Panoramas and lenticulars

Capture scenes up to 180 degrees wide with the panorama setting, hold down the shutter button to capture a burst of shots in a fast-moving scene, or combine multiple images in lenticular mode.

Intelligent HDR

Fire phone automatically suggests when to turn on High Dynamic Range (HDR). HDR merges multiple exposures into a more detailed, vibrant image—even in backlit conditions.

Useful information at a glance

You can make video calls with Skype, connect with your friends on WhatsApp, or scan your Pinterest feed—all from your Home Carousel without opening the app.

Identify and take action quickly

With Firefly-enabled apps, you can get tickets with StubHub, see trending topics on Twitter, identify art and more.

A new perspective on gaming

Move your head to look around a world or control a character's movement in popular games such as Lili and Snow Spin. Use the peek feature to see more of the battlefield in Sabers Edge. Plus, look for exclusive new titles from Amazon Game Studios.

Want to develop apps for Fire phone? Learn more

Scan and take action from the Home Carousel

In Carousel mode, you can scroll, scan and take action without opening the app or leaving the Carousel. Scan and delete e-mails, see your next appointment, find recent photos, access most-visited websites and more, right from your home screen Carousel.

Pin to front

Bring e-mail, photos or specific apps you use the most to the front of the Carousel, where they can be accessed quickly. With a simple swipe or press of the home button, you can also access the familiar app grid to see the full library of apps on your Fire phone.

Ultra-fast launch and load times

A 2.2 GHz quad-core Snapdragon 800 processor, combined with 2 GB of RAM, enables faster app launch times, quicker website load times and smoother multi-tasking.

Fast, fluid graphics

An Adreno 330 graphics processor delivers the performance and fluidity needed for immersive gaming, video and more.

High-speed data and voice support

Fire phone features nine bands of 4G-LTE, four bands of GSM, five bands of UMTS for better voice coverage, faster data speeds and international roaming, plus 802.11ac support, Wi-Fi channel bonding, NFC and Bluetooth support.

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Better viewing indoors and out

Fire phone's 4.7" HD display features dynamic image contrast, a wide viewing angle, a circular polariser and an ultra-bright display at 590 nits, making it easy to see in all lighting conditions, indoors and out.

Great battery life

With advanced power management technology, Fire phone delivers up to 285 hours of standby time, up to 17 hours of talk time, up to 65 hours of audio playback, and up to 11 hours of video playback.

Dynamic Perspective sensor system

Dynamic Perspective uses four ultra-low-power specialised cameras—incredibly small shuttered cameras—plus four infrared LEDs for invisible illumination, real-time computer vision algorithms, and a customised graphics engine rendering at 60 fps.

Dolby Digital Plus

Fire phone uses the power of Dolby Digital Plus to create an immersive audio experience. Dolby Digital Plus auto-adjusts volume, creates virtual surround sound and delivers easier-to-understand dialogue in movies and TV shows. Fire phone is designed to automatically optimise the audio profile based on what you're doing, such as watching a movie or listening to music.

Your music in the Cloud

Digital Music you buy from Amazon is instantly available on your other devices—buy on your Fire phone and listen right away with the Amazon Music app. Add your entire music collection to your music library and start listening as soon as your Fire phone arrives. Just tap Music on the home screen of your Fire phone to manage your collection, play your music, or download it for offline playback.

Tangle-free premium headset

The premium headset is ergonomically designed and technically tuned for amazing sound. The custom-vented, fluted design and a 13.98 mm dynamic driver deliver extended bass and a balanced sound over the entire audio spectrum, resulting in clear voice calls, high-fidelity music, rich audio books and immersive video.

Prime Instant Video

Prime members enjoy unlimited, ad-free streaming of thousands of popular movies and TV episodes including Vikings, Under The Dome, Rush, Arrow, Horrible Bosses, Revolution, Betas, Alpha House, and many more.

Video downloads, to go

Download thousands of movies and TV shows to your Fire phone from our Prime Instant Video collection. Watch downloaded videos anywhere—on a plane, on holiday, in the car, or wherever you don't have wireless coverage.

Kindle Owners' Lending Library

Borrow up to a book a month from the Kindle Owners' Lending Library with no waiting and no due dates. Choose from hundreds of thousands of titles, including all seven Harry Potter books, and current and former best sellers.

Free month of Prime

If you haven't tried Amazon Prime in the past we'll give you a free month's trial. Experience what millions of Prime members enjoy: reading a Kindle book a month for free and unlimited One-Day Delivery on millions of eligible items. We think it's one of the best bargains in the history of shopping, and we hope you do too.

Amazon Music

Amazon's digital music store puts over 30 million songs from thousands of artists at your fingertips. Music you buy on Fire phone is saved to the Cloud for free—you can stream or download it anytime.

Amazon Instant Video

Rent or purchase from a selection of the biggest new releases and most popular titles from every major film studio and TV network. Stream instantly or download over Wi-Fi to enjoy later.

Kindle Books

Millions of books, including over 400,000 Kindle-exclusive titles by bestselling authors such as Kurt Vonnegut, Susan Hill, Oliver Pötzsch and Rachel Abbott.

Audiobooks from Audible

More than 100,000 audiobooks with narrators including leading actors such as Jake Gyllenhaal (The Great Gatsby) and Kate Winslet (Matilda).

X-Ray for video and books

See IMDb trivia, actor information, plot synopses and character backgrounds with X-Ray for movies and TV. On books, X-Ray lets you trace characters, places and ideas as you journey through chapters, using information from YouTube and Wikipedia.

Second Screen

Start a show on the go and finish it at home with a flick of your finger. Second Screen turns your TV into the primary screen and frees up your Fire phone to provide playback controls or, a customised display for X-Ray, or simply as a place to e-mail, browse the web and more while you watch a movie. Second Screen is currently available for Amazon Fire TV. Coming soon to PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4 and recent Samsung TVs.


No more waiting for a video to buffer every time you press "Play". ASAP (Advanced Streaming and Prediction) learns what movies and shows you like and gets them ready for you to watch. The more you view videos on your Fire phone, the more accurate ASAP becomes, dynamically adapting to your viewing habits.

Free backup and restore

Leveraging the power of Amazon Web Services, Fire phone can automatically back up device settings, notes, bookmarks and apps without the need for configuration or connection to a computer, so it's easy to restore your information to a new Fire phone if your device is lost or damaged.

Cloud storage for your content

Fire phone comes with free, unlimited Cloud storage, in full resolution, for all photos taken with Fire phone, plus all your Amazon content. Amazon customers also get 5 GB of free personal Cloud storage, so you can store your own videos, documents and other digital content in the Cloud, for easy access from all Amazon devices and Cloud Drive.


Our Whispersync technology synchronises your last scene watched in a movie, last page read in a book or last level played on a game. Start streaming a TV show on your Fire, pause, then resume watching the same scene on your TV. Whispersync remembers how much you've watched, read, or played, so you can pick up right where you left off, no matter which device you are using. Whispersync works across Fire devices, Kindle e-readers and reading apps, Amazon Instant Video and selected GameCircle titles.

A customised OS for Fire phone

Fire phone is powered by the latest version of Fire OS, which starts with Android and adds Cloud services, a content-forward user interface, built-in media libraries, productivity apps, and platform enhancements to integrate Amazon's digital content and give outstanding performance.

Work on the go

Review docs and presentations, and stay connected to work from wherever you are. Fire OS features a robust Outlook e-mail experience with ActiveSync, calendar and contacts support. Triage your e-mails, view appointments and more directly from the home screen. Tilt to see meeting details in calendar, or tap to send a quick message to meeting recipients.

Quick Switch

Double-tap the home button to show an overlay of all running apps so you can easily switch between them.


Organise your apps and media items into dedicated folders, accessible right from the home screen grid.

Accessibility features

Blind and visually-impaired customers can take advantage of accessibility tools such as Screen Reader, Explore by Touch and Screen Magnifier.

Better together

Slim, form-fitting cases designed by Amazon fit your Fire phone perfectly and provide full access to all features and ports. Amazon cases provide stylish protection against occasional bumps and drops, with a low-profile design that fits comfortably in your pocket.

Bold colours

Amazon cases are available in a variety of colours to match your personal style. Choose from Black or Cayenne in premium leather, or Black, Cayenne, Citron, Blue or Royal in hard-wearing polyurethane.

Technical Details
Size139.2 mm x 66.5 mm x 8.9 mm
Weight160 grams
Processor2.2 GHz Quad-core Snapdragon 800 CPU, with Adreno 330 GPU and 2 GB of RAM
Display4.7" (11.9 cm) HD LCD display, with 1280 x 720 resolution at 315 ppi, 590 cd/m2 brightness (typical), 1000:1 contrast ratio (typical)
Cameras13MP rear-facing camera, multi-frame HDR, auto focus, optical image stabilisation, f/2.0 5-element wide aperture lens, LED flash
2.1MP front-facing camera
OSFire OS 3.6
Storage32 GB or 64 GB (actual formatted capacity will be less)
Cloud storageFree Cloud storage for all Amazon content, and photos taken with Fire phone
BatteryBattery size: 2400mAh. Talk time: up to 17 hours; standby time: up to 285 hours. Video playback: up to 11 hours; audio playback: up to 65 hours. Battery life will vary based on signal strength, network configuration, device settings, usage and other factors. Actual results may vary.
Video recording1080p HD video recording at 30 fps (front- and rear-facing cameras)
Audio playbackDual stereo speakers with Dolby Digital Plus audio processing
TV and VideoSupports screen mirroring and Second Screen
Content formats supportedAudio: Dolby Digital (AC-3), Dolby Digital Plus (E-AC-3), non-DRM AAC, MP3, MIDI, OGG, PCM/WAVE, AAC LC/ELD, HE-AAC (v1 & v2), AMR-NB, AMR-WB, AMR-WB+, Audible Enhanced format (AAX); Video: MPEG4, VP8, H.264/MPEG4/AVC, MPEG4 SP, H.263, AVI, HDCP2.x, PlayReady DRM; Images: JPG, GIF, PNG, BMP, GIF87a, GIF89a; Viewable docs: PDF, unprotected MOBI, PRC natively, DOC, DOCX, Kindle (AZW), KF8, TXT
SensorsDynamic Perspective sensor system with invisible infrared illumination, gyroscope, accelerometer, magnetometer, barometer, proximity sensor, ambient light sensor
LocationGPS, Assisted GPS, GLONASS, Wi-Fi/Mobile network location and Digital compass
MobilePenta-band UMTS/HSPA (850, 900, 1700/2100, 1900, 2100 MHz), Duo-band DC-HDSPA (900, 2100 MHz), Quad-band GSM/EDGE (850, 900, 1800, 1900 MHz), 9 bands of 4G-LTE (bands 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 17, 20)
Connectivity802.11a/b/g/n/ac Wi-Fi, up to 300 Mbps with channel bonding; Bluetooth 3.0 wireless technology; NFC-enabled
HeadphonesPremium, tangle-free headphones with remote and mic
Rating for hearing aidsM4, T4
SIM CardNano SIM card (not included)
PortsMicro USB 2.0
3.5 mm headphone
Warranty and Service2-year Limited Warranty included. Use of Fire phone is subject to these terms. If you are a consumer, the limited warranty is in addition to your consumer rights, and does not jeopardise these rights in any way. This means you may still have additional rights at law even after the limited warranty has expired (for further information on your consumer rights, click here).
Included in the BoxAmazon Fire Phone with Fire OS 3.6
Premium headphones with remote and mic
Micro USB to USB charging cable
USB power adaptor (9W)
Sim Removal Tool
Quick Start Guide
Other InformationAmazon Fire phone is locked to O2, which means it will only work with an O2 SIM card. For information regarding unlocking Fire phone, please contact O2 on 0344 8090202 or Amazon CS at Amazon Fire phone is only available for purchase by customers living in the UK.
What's in the box

What's in the box