Today Digitimes reports that Amazon is on the air and gathering power to release its own branded tablet computer, and claims that the sales of their new upcoming tablet will reach the target of 4 Million units this year, and will ship about 700,000 – 800,000 units of such device every month. The Amazon Tablet is expected to come in August or September, the launch line of Amazon’s tablet will cover the both Thanksgiving and end-of-year holiday sales, well in the same days Apple is also about to make its grip on the customers by holding an event related to the launch of next generation iPhone and iPad.
Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos declined to confirm during a recent interview that his company was working on such a device, but did say to “stay tuned” on the company’s plans. Bezos did say that any tablet Amazon built would supplement the Kindle e-reader. “We will always be very mindful that we will want a dedicated reading device,” he said.
Amazon’s tablets will more iPad competitor and less e-reader. According to the report of some analysts, the combination of current provided services of video, music and app store will completely support up its upcoming branded slate.