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Amazon Racks Up Sales for Kindles During Black Friday Weekend

amazon304Amazon revealed that the Kindle Fire HD and the Kindle Fire HDX drew the most sales during this year’s Black Friday weekend.

In fact, the press release reports “that this holiday shopping weekend was the best ever for Kindle.” Currently, the online retail giant has four devices on the market: the basic Kindle, the Kindle Paperwhite, the Kindle Fire HD, and the Kindle Fire HDX.

Amazon Kindle vice president Neil Lindsay had this statement: “We’re excited that so many customers have chosen Kindle this holiday season—and it’s just getting started! Our new Kindle Fire tablets and Kindle e-readers are the best we’ve ever built, and we can’t wait for customers to unwrap their gifts this holiday.” Which digital reading device do you like best?

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