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Amazon Kindle Fire tablet - Silk browser

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Amazon Kindle Fire tablet - Silk browser Source: Amazon

Amazon Kindle Fire tablet - Silk browser

Silk browser software resides both on Kindle Fire and on the server fleet that comprises the Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud (Amazon EC2). With each page request, Silk dynamically determines a division of labor between the mobile hardware and Amazon EC2 (i.e. which browser sub-components run where) that takes into consideration factors like network conditions, page complexity and the location of any cached content.

 

 

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