Amazon is offering huge discounts on its Fire tablets right now ahead of Prime Day, along with savings on Echo devices.

They were cheap before, but now they're silly cheap.

The Amazon Fire HD 8, with a slightly larger, high-definition screen is available for a song. It was $79.99/£79.99 but is now available for under $50 and £45 with a 38 and 43 per cent saving - priced at $49.99/£44.99. 

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Amazon Fire tablets give you great access to Amazon's content, while also supporting a full run of apps, with access to most video streaming services and games. They also have better parental controls than any other device on the market.

There's also now built-in access to Alexa, Amazon's personal assistant.

The even larger Fire HD 10 has a whopping $50 and £55 knocked off, so is now priced at £99.99 and £94.99 (instead of $149.99/£149.99).

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It's Fire 7 has also been reduced in price by $20 and now costs $29.99 on Amazon US and £29.99 in the UK.

The prices have been slashed on its Kids Edition tablets, which are the same as the above but come with a sturdy, child-proof case, a year's subscription to Kids Unlimited for free apps, books and much more, plus a no quibble guarantee for a replacement if anything happens to the tablet.

The Amazon Fire HD 8 Kids Edition has a nice $50 off, at $79.99 (was $129.99).  In the UK, there's is a £45 discount at £84.99, reduced from £129.99. The bigger screen Fire HD 10 Kids edition has seen a saving of $50, down to $149.99 from $199.99 or £134.99 instead of £199.99 with a £65 discount.  

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