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Is the Kindle Fire compatible with android apps?


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Initial post: Nov 9, 2011 8:50:52 PM PST
Is the Kindle Fire compatible with android apps?.
I don't really know if we are gonna be able to use android apps in the kindle fire.
Who knows about it?

In reply to an earlier post on Nov 9, 2011 8:52:54 PM PST
Jazzy_Jeff says:
The Fire is an Android tablet. So yes it does use Android apps. Now it will not have access to the full Android Market.

Posted on Nov 9, 2011 8:54:44 PM PST
So I'm not gonna be able to use all the apps for android devices next week... right?

In reply to an earlier post on Nov 9, 2011 8:57:02 PM PST
Jazzy_Jeff says:
You should be able to use most of the apps on the Amazon Android appstore.

Posted on Nov 9, 2011 8:59:21 PM PST
You will NOT be able to use all Android Apps. Only the Android Apps that Amazon chooses.

In reply to an earlier post on Nov 9, 2011 9:06:17 PM PST
Jazzy_Jeff says:
This we do not know for sure. I have been able to download Android apps from other places and use them on my generic Android Tablet that I have.

Posted on Mar 13, 2012 8:38:44 PM PDT
Susan A says:
Can I run "Square" credit card transactions with my Kindle Fire?

In reply to an earlier post on Mar 13, 2012 9:00:45 PM PDT
No, if you look on Square's website, they say that they don't support the Fire yet.

In reply to an earlier post on Mar 14, 2012 6:06:11 AM PDT
Susan A says:
Thanks, I did look on Square's website, but their answer wasn't exactly definitive. I can only hope that Amazon "gets it" and brings this service to the Fire.

Posted on May 27, 2012 4:43:44 AM PDT
C. Salazar says:
is kindle fire compatible with apple apps? can i transfer existing apps in macbook to run on kindle fire?

In reply to an earlier post on May 27, 2012 5:09:47 AM PDT
No.
Completely different operating system. (computer language)
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Initial post:  Nov 9, 2011
Latest post:  May 27, 2012

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