Amazon's upcoming 7-inch Kindle Fire 2 tablet needs these 10 things to take on the Google Nexus and other competitors.
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The lighter a tablet is, the more likely you'll bring it along as you go about your daily activities. Unfortunately for Amazon, Google's Nexus 7 is the bantamweight champ, weighing just 12 ounces (0.75 pounds)--that's about 2.5 ounces less than the Kindle Fire. The next-gen Fire is rumored to be slimmer and lighter than its predecessor though, so the Nexus 7's weight advantage may not last long.
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