Update Apps On Kindle Fire: Easy Methods– Amazon’s line of tablets, the Kindle Fire, has spawned a bevy of siblings ranging from 6 inches up to 10 inches. Each one has its own distinctive features users can choose to fit their budget and need.
The most popular of the lot is the Kindle Fire 7 which is not too big nor too small and is just the right fit for the user’s hand and bag. The device first came out in September, 2015 and has a dimension of 7.52 inches (L) x 4.53 inches (W) x 0.42 inch (T). It weighs in at a mere 11.04 grams.
The Kindle Fire has an In Plane Switching (IPS) Liquid Crystal Display (LCD) capacitive multi- touch screen capable of displaying 16 million colors. The gadget’s screen has a resolution of 600 x 1024 pixels (170 pixels per inch). It also runs its own customized version of the Android operating system.
The device is powered by a Quad-Core processor running at 1.3 GHz and has 1 gigabyte of RAM with 8 GB of internal memory. It also has a MicroSD card slot which can accommodate a whopping 256 GB of external memory. The Kindle Fire 7 also has two cameras: the back-facing 2 megapixel cam and the front-facing VGA cam which are just right since tablets weren’t meant for photographers anyway.
For this article, we are going to show you how to update apps on Kindle Fire to make sure you enjoy all the benefits of the new app versions. Since all Kindle Fire share the same procedure in updating apps, this guide will work on all versions of the tablet.
Update Apps On Kindle Fire: 1st Easy Method
For this procedure, we will use the original Kindle Fire as our device of choice to update the installed apps. Just follow our guide below to update apps on your tablet.
Update Your Apps
Fire up your Kindle Fire with the wireless feature turned on.
Tap the “Apps” icon at the top of the Home Screen.
In the upper right-hand corner of the screen, tap the “Store” icon.
Find the “Menu” icon at the bottom-center of the screen and tap it.
A pop-up Menu will appear. Tap “App Updates” from this.
Choose the apps you want to update from the list by tapping the “Update” icon on the right side of the apps.
That’s it! You just updated your chosen apps on your Kindle Fire. Now, let’s see how else we could update apps on your Kindle Fire by following the procedure below.
Update Apps On Kindle Fire: 2nd Easy Method
Turning on Automatic Updates
To turn on Automatic Updates, do the following on your Kindle Fire:
Go to “Settings“.
Choose “Apps & Games“.
Select “Amazon Application Settings“.
Choose “Automatic Updates“.
Select “Enable Automatic Updates“.
Now if an update is available for an app installed on your Kindle Fire, the app will automatically update itself!
Update Apps On Kindle Fire: 3rd Easy Method
Check Updates Manually
If for any reason the automatic update doesn’t work, or if you just want to make sure all your apps are updated, you can easily do a manual update check. Again, follow our guide below to do this:
Select “Appstore” from your Kindle’s Home Screen.
In the upper-left hand corner of the display, choose “Menu“.
Choose “App Updates“.
Go to the “App Updates” list.
From this list, you will see which apps have been recently updated and which ones have an update. You can now update your Kindle apps via this manual method.
Check out the video below to see how to update apps on Kindle Fire.
The Amazon Kindle Fire is a great table with an affordable price tag. It has superb features that anyone will enjoy. You can get any variant of the tablet directly from Amazon.com or other vendors online.
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