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Kindle E-Reader, Fire Tablet, and Alexa Device Product Classifications and Frequencies

Each Kindle and Alexa product has its own Export Control Classification Number (ECCN) (per the United States Department of Commerce's Export Administration Regulations (EAR)), Commodity Code (per the United States Census Bureau's Schedule B), and Harmonized Tariff Schedule (HTS) code (as published by the United States International Trade Commission) and its affiliates and subsidiaries (collectively, "Amazon") make no representation or warranty as to the accuracy or reliability of the information listed below. Any use of this information, is without recourse to Amazon and is at your own risk. Amazon is in no way responsible for any damages (whether direct, consequential, incidental, or otherwise) suffered by you as a result of using or relying upon this information for any purpose whatsoever.

Amazon complies with government reporting requirements for the 5A992.c items listed below, which are eligible for mass market treatment under Section 742.15(b) of the EAR. The Kindle retail products listed below do not fall within the descriptions provided in Section 740.17(b)(2) or (b)(3)(iii) of the EAR.

Table 1. Kindle E-Readers
e-Reader Product Name ECCN U.S. Commodity Code HTS Code
Kindle 5A992.c 8543.70.8700 8543.70
Kindle Paperwhite 5A992.c 8543.70.8700 8543.70
Kindle Paperwhite 3G 5A992.c 8543.70.8700 8543.70
Kindle Voyage 5A992.c 8543.70.8700 8543.70
Kindle Voyage 3G 5A992.c 8543.70.8700 8543.70
Table 2. Fire Tablets
Tablet Product Name ECCN U.S. Commodity Code HTS Code
Fire HD 6" 5A992.c 8471.30.0100 8471.30
Fire HD 7" 5A992.c 8471.30.0100 8471.30
Fire HDX 7" 5A992.c 8471.30.0100 8471.30
Fire HD 8.9" 5A992.c 8471.30.0100 8471.30
Fire HDX 8.9" 5A992.c 8471.30.0100 8471.30
Table 3. Alexa Devices
Product Description ECCN U.S. Commodity Code HTS Code
Echo Connect 5A992.c 8517.62.0050 8517.62
Amazon Cloud Cam 5A992.c 8525.80.3010 8525.80
Amazon Tap 5A992.c 8517.62.0050 8517.62
Dash Button 5A992.c 8517.62.0050 8517.62
Dash Wand 5A992.c 8517.62.0050 8517.62
Echo 5A992.c 8517.62.0050 8517.62
Echo Buttons 5A992.c 8517.62.0050 8517.62
Echo Dot 5A992.c 8517.62.0050 8517.62
Echo Look 5A992.c 8525.80.5050 8525.80
Echo Plus 5A992.c 8517.62.0050 8517.62
Echo Show 5A992.c 8471.41.0150 8517.62
Echo Spot 5A992.c 8471.41.0150 8471.41
FireTV Cube 5A992.c 8517.62.0050 8517.62
FireTV Voice Remote 5A992.c 8526.92.5000 8526.92
Table 4. WiFi Transmission Frequencies
Product Type WiFi Tx Frequencies (Unit - GHz) Band
Kindle e-Readers 2.412 – 2.462 Single Band (2.4GHz)
Fire Tablets 2.412-2.462; 2402-2480; 5180-5240; 5745-5825 Dual-band (2.4GHz, 5GHz)
Alexa Devices 2412-2462MHz; 2402-2480MHz When using 2.4GHz (Dual-band)
Alexa Devices 5180-5240MHz; 5745-5825MHz When using 5GHz (Dual-band)


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The exportation, reexportation, transfer, diversion, sale or supply, directly or indirectly, of any Kindle or Alexa goods, software, technology (including technical data), or services to any of these countries, or entities owned or controlled by any of these countries, is strictly prohibited without prior authorization by the U.S. Government.


The sale, export, reexport, diversion or transfer of Kindle or Alexa products involving individuals or companies listed in the U.S. Department of Treasury's list of Specially Designated Nationals, the U.S. Department of Commerce's Denied Persons or Entity Lists or other applicable lists, including lists of the selling country, is strictly prohibited.


It is prohibited to allow certain countries to use Kindle or Alexa products in the design, development, production or use of nuclear, missiles, and chemical and biological weapons and technology without proper authorization from the U.S. Government. This applies to all countries, EXCEPT Australia, Austria, Belgium, Canada, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Iceland, Ireland, Italy (includes San Marino and Holy See), Japan, Luxembourg, Netherlands, New Zealand, Norway, Portugal, Spain, Sweden, Turkey, and United Kingdom.

Amazon shall not be responsible for Kindle or Alexa products exported by you or resold to another person or entity, domestic or foreign. If the Kindle or Alexa product purchased by you is intended for export or re-export, you are responsible for any U.S. Department of Commerce license and agree to defend, indemnify, and hold harmless Amazon, including any of its affiliates or subsidiaries.

For assistance with the U.S. Export Administration Regulations or for help determining your export compliance obligations (including licensing requirements), visit the U.S. Department of Commerce, Bureau of Industry and Security's web page at

To request the classification of a Kindle or Alexa product not listed in the chart found above, please contact

For questions about or requests for classifications of third-party products, please contact the manufacturer directly.

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