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Does the Kindle Fire support Adobe Flash Player???

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Initial post: Sep 28, 2011 10:53:57 AM PDT
SportsGal50 says:
I play alot of games and was wondering if this device will support this?

Posted on Sep 28, 2011 11:01:37 AM PDT
PageTurner says:

Posted on Sep 28, 2011 11:04:34 AM PDT
SportsGal50 says:
Will it support flash when I am on Facebook where as you can't play alot of games on FB on my Iphone because it's not flash supported.

Posted on Sep 28, 2011 1:41:51 PM PDT
DKS says:
what about email?

In reply to an earlier post on Sep 28, 2011 1:46:58 PM PDT
I too would like to know if I can play facebook games on the Kindle Fire... like words with friend, sims, farmville etc.

Posted on Sep 28, 2011 1:58:26 PM PDT
S. Brandt says:
Does amazon plan to support Adobe epub and DRM?

My local library offers ebooks in thes formats and previously purchased nook becasue it does support these formats

Posted on Sep 28, 2011 2:00:09 PM PDT
Overdrive (the library) now supports Kindle book formats. Amazon has no reason to support ePub.

Posted on Sep 28, 2011 9:20:47 PM PDT
Biobot says:
Does Fire have SD memory expansion?

In reply to an earlier post on Sep 28, 2011 9:23:45 PM PDT
The browser supports flash, so as long as you use facebook from that and not from the facebook app the games should be playable. Whether they will be fun to play on the 7" screen remains to be seen though.

In reply to an earlier post on Sep 28, 2011 9:31:52 PM PDT
@Tom Cooper: No.

In reply to an earlier post on Sep 28, 2011 10:14:37 PM PDT
No, no memory expansion. Just a USB port.

In reply to an earlier post on Sep 28, 2011 10:21:04 PM PDT
Yes. Bezos confirmed that the Fire's browser will have flash in his speech.

Coverage here:

I wonder if silk will make rendering flash a better experience than other Android Honeycomb tablets now on the market. That would certainly be a ding to iPad if they really got it right.

Posted on Sep 29, 2011 8:20:57 AM PDT
Let says:
Wonder why other IPAD competitors including 'kindle fire' don't promote 'being able to play Flash' advantage over IPAD more aggressively. I own IPAD but I have to say, once big draw back is not being able to play flash videos.

Posted on Sep 30, 2011 7:35:03 AM PDT
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Posted on Sep 30, 2011 7:50:31 AM PDT
Dean R says:
regarding epub....I believe there is an app for that. But not sure it will work if the epub is DRMed. Amazon itself does not sell epub format. And I have never had a problem finding what I want to read through amazon.

In reply to an earlier post on Sep 30, 2011 7:55:47 AM PDT
Jo MW says:
Flash is only dead on iOS. :)

Posted on Sep 30, 2011 10:18:39 AM PDT

Kindle Fire (Previous Generation - 1st)

In reply to an earlier post on Sep 30, 2011 5:44:21 PM PDT
J. chisholm says:
dead how. what do you mean?

Posted on Oct 3, 2011 2:28:56 AM PDT
Patty Sabo says:
I would like to know if any of the Kindles support the games played on Facebook? I will not purchase unless it supports it. Thank you :)

In reply to an earlier post on Oct 3, 2011 3:08:49 AM PDT
If you read all the posts in this thread, you may get a clue.....

In reply to an earlier post on Oct 5, 2011 10:46:59 PM PDT
Brad L. says:
Not yet.

In reply to an earlier post on Oct 5, 2011 11:17:41 PM PDT
then don't buy it.. its a kindle even though lcd t=so fb games r not the priority.

Posted on Oct 5, 2011 11:23:10 PM PDT
why are some many dumb questions asked about the fire? a. its not trying to be a tablet its just a digital media consumptions device with built ereader apps within its operating system. B- its lcd so no you can't read this in the sunlight..OMG C-8 hrs is pretty standard for device that run flash, and yes it runs flash because goes what amazon prime is flash based. D- read the item description it is powered by android base but the os is strictly amazon nothing android will even be present except for apps, which droid has very few. E-you can read books n use apps aware from internet...its not the epic fail known as the chrome book.

Posted on Oct 5, 2011 11:44:19 PM PDT
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In reply to an earlier post on Oct 9, 2011 10:08:11 PM PDT
free 3g connectivity would only work for the ebooks. and not even then being that the fire is all about color screen n video its more about the enhanced ebooks. ..seriously why do you all gripe over free 3g for this type of device. a. its an expensive high quality web browser, lcd reader, and video player, and has apps. n you want free 3g still it would never work ...the 3g would be so slow no videos would play on this.. the us mobile market can not handle large data streaming still n to offer that for free is ridiculous.
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