Amazon daily deal knocks 40 off of last year's Kindle Fire HDX 8.9

Amazon is taking $140 off of the price of the previous generation Kindle Fire HDX 8.9, taking the $399 retail price down to $259 in today's daily deal. If you're interested in last year's HDX 8.9, the tablet comes with an 8.9-inch pixel-dense 2560 X 1600-pixel display, quad-core 2.2 GHz CPU, and access to Amazon's digital services along with Amazon's UI skin on top of Android.

If you're interested in the form factor, be sure to also check out our review of the Nexus 9, especially if you're an Android purist.

Source: Amazon