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00:46 – Price and hardware overview
00:54 – “Special Offers” Advertising on lock screen
01:13 – Same hardware as last year (and the year before that)
01:46 – Display quality
02:26 – Software changes vs. 2017 version
02:42 – Alexa voice controls
03:31 – FireOS 6, Android operating system but no Google Play
04:09 – Weight
04:24 – Ports and connectors
04:34 – SD card slot supports 400 GB cards
05:41 – Battery life
06:05 – Performance: Web Browsing
07:04 – No native YouTube app
08:09 – Performance: Amazon Prime Video
08:36 – Gaming: Minecraft
09:00 – Gaming: Retro games
09:19 – Fewer free apps on Prime
09:43 – Gaming: 3DMark Slingshot Benchmark
10:07 – Echo Show Mode
11:39 – Conclusion and Final Thoughts
11:58 – Recommendations for families
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