The AmazonKindlefire is not available to major Asian cities direct from Amazon but with consideration of the competitive price in comparison to major brand like the Samsung Galaxy Tab , Many consumers will not mind to pay for the services to workaround to arrange the Kindle Fire to ship to their international with paying for a concierge services
For some reasons, Amazon doesn't ship Kindlefire to Singapore, Malaysia , Indoneisa , Thailand , Philippine, Vietnam , Hongkong However, There is a workaround way to buy and order from Amazon at a relatively NO RISK Method .. For example to buy a kindlefire in Singapore you need to pay thru a concierge service via paypal or credit card . Your kindlefire should be shipped to US address first and then forwarded to Singapore.
The Workaround is to ship the Amazon Kindle Fire to a United States Address first using the services of online concierges services like Borderlinx , ComGateway or vPost who act as third party forwarder to ship your items to your international address .
To start you will need to have an account with any of these online services which will provide you with a US address . For example , you might get an address in Beligum with Borderlinx , but usually a US address is provided .
To get a Kindle Fire , Visit Amazon.com and place your order ;
Lets say you are registered and open an account at Comgateway
Type in the US address supplied by the concierge service ( instead of your Home address )
Complete the payment with your credit card .
The concierge will provide you an input box to place the link , of the product which you intend to order .
Buyer will identify and confirmed the product link and purchase price and place order accordingly and item ordered will also reflect at the concierge’s website. An acknowledgement confirmation is provided by the service of which they will send you an email to confirmed and informed when the good will arrive at your specified address .
A duration of few days will allowed for the concierge services to wait for the receiving of the goods that you have ordered from Amazon . Once in receipt , the concierge will informed to your email its arrival at the US address and ask for further instruction to your email where buyer will input the international delivery address for which the goods will be sent by respective mail by the concierge service .
The Kindle Fire is a multipurpose tablet for apps, games, internet and videos and music. Of course, the Kindle Fire can read kindle e-books and magazines in full color.
Kindle Fire is now available for pre-order. If you like it, you should order now to get in the queue. Amazon will not charge your credit card until the kindle has been shipped to you.
1. Go to amazon.com and create an account
- Look for sign in link at the top of the screen. Click New customer? "Start here".
- If you are already a member you can sign in at this step.
2. Go to Comgateway and sign up. Comgateway is a third party mail forwarder. Once you sign up at Comgateway ( FREE ) , you will get a US address where your Kindlefire will be shipped to first. Comgateway will then ship your Kindlefire to Singapore.
3. Next choose the BuyForMe – Service
This service is perfect for
- merchants that don't accept your non-U.S. credit card
- shoppers who don't want to manage shipping within the U.S.
With BuyForMe, buyer will informed ComGateway the item they wish to buy by inputing a product link in a input box provided by the site , state what you want to buy, pay direct to comGateway and they will make that purchase for you on your behalf. Comgateway will arrange for your packages to be sent to your “”My U.S. Address”” . Please note there is a 5%-10% fee for this service.
4. Your packages have arrived at My U.S. Address. What next?
You'll receive an email 1-2 working days after your packages arrive at My U.S. Address.
Log into My Account at comgateway.com or your link on your email notification and you’ll be able to find real-time detailed information about your packages. View how much they individually weigh, date of receipt, scanned invoice of package, and repack availability status.
Since some packages approve or arrived over weekend or at different times, ComGateway will store your parcel for up to 15 days upon receipt, absolutely free!
Once all your purchases have arrived, you might want to consider repacking or consolidating your packages to save further on shipping costs.
5. Go to kindle product page.
6. Select "Add to cart" and add your kindle accessories as you need. If you're done, proceed : copy the link of the selected product and visit to your account ComGateway and paste the link to the Input box. From there Comgateway will take on . Check out and Comgateway will charge you for the service with the price of the ordered goods together
7. After your make a purchase, just wait for your kindle to arrive at ComGateway and they will send you a confirmation email.
9. Relax and wait for your kindlefire to arrive in Singapore ( Beside Singapore ,it applies also for all the other approved countries in Asian Cities
How much does it cost to buy a Kindle in Singapore?
Shipping Kindlefire to Asean Cities by Comgateway usually costs around 20-30 USD . Price may vary depend on your accessories.
Charging kindle in Your Cities
Kindle Fire comes with US power adapter which you can use with universal plug adapter to charge the tablet in Singapore. Kindle Fire also supports charging from computer via USB.
Shipping duration and tracking
It usually takes about 3-5 business days to ship kindle from amazon to an US address. You can track shipment by logging in to your amazon and comgateway’s account. After that, ComGateway will ship your kindle to Singapore in about 5-8 days. This process can also be tracked in your ComGateway ‘s account.
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