Screen-Shot-2013-09-25-at-1.31.46-AMAmazon’s new Kindle Fire HDX ships today. The Kindle Fire HDX7 is part of Amazon’s new line of Kindle Fires.

The device runs Amazon’s new Kindle Fire OS 3.0 “Mojito.” The HDX 7 has a high resolution display at 323 pixels per inch screen. The HDX 7 has a quad-core Snapdragon 800 processor which runs at 2.2 GHz. This is 3x the processing power of the previous generation Kindle Fire. It costs $229.

“With a beautiful 323 ppi perfect-color HDX display, 3x the processing power, 2x the memory, 4x the graphics performance, and Fire OS 3.0, we think customers are going to love the new Kindle Fire HDX,” stated Peter Larsen, vice president of Amazon Kindle. “We can’t wait to get this tablet into our customers’ hands.”