Basing the new number on supply chain checks, the analyst says "production momentum" for the tablet is ever-increasing, suggesting extremely strong pre-order demand.
Manufacturers have been experiencing rush orders in the past weeks, reads the research note.
Furthermore, the note says that Amazon will create a 10-inch model next year with a 3G radio.
Some reports have Amazon seeing 50,000 pre-orders per day for the $199 tablet which is built around the Amazon ecosystem but lacks some standard features like a mic and camera.
Written by: Andre Yoskowitz @ 25 Oct 2011 14:25