An example of your problem would be this: (You don't need to download anything, just look at the minimum Android version) And that's my logic too--But my close friend explained to me that tech companies usually don't update their devices after 1.5-2 years. The 3rd generation ones are way, WAY, more powerful. It's incredibly frustrating to invest in a tablet and see the manufacturer abandon it after such a short time. An example would be: When i OS 8 came out, the i Phone 4 didn't get the update.You can force your Android phone or tablet to search for an update from the Settings menu on your device, but you should note that just because a newer version of Android exists it doesn't mean it will be available for your device - now or ever.Currently, we are only using the server for File Sharing and Time Machine. After upgrading, should my existing file shares and Time Machine backup still be configured as before?I tried to upgrade to mac OS Sierra and got this message: mac OS Sierra supports mac OS Server version 5.2.I sent Jeff Bezos an email requesting Fire OS 5 for the 3rd generation Kindle Fires. After two years I would expect more...) Apple offers a real advantage, apparently, because when they update i OS the new version is available to all i Pads, i Phones and i Pod touches.
Replying a bit late here, but this is the source from Amazon that specifically identifies the 4th gen tablets as receiving the upgrade.To upgrade your Server data you will first need to install OS X 10.10 or 10.11 and OS X Server version 4 or 5.Installing mac OS Sierra on this volume will disable the current server functionality.The upgrade shouldn't affect your data but there are no guarantees.Check out our complete guide to backing up an Android device to find out how - it shouldn't take you long.https://developer.amazon.com/appsandservices/community/post/Tx QJ9OI8EAUUP8/Introducing-the-New-Generation-of-Amazon-Fire-Tablets-amp-Fire-OS-5"Our new tablets ship with Fire OS 5, with features coming to the 4th generation Fire tablets (released in 2014) as part of free, over-the-air Fire OS updates later this year."This is somewhat ambiguous, however. If not, there will be no more Amazon tablets in my future, because they become outdated too fast.It's possible that the OS 5 update will simply have a later rollout for 3rd gen devices. I'm no longer getting updates for the apps on my third-generation HDX. Actually, the only update that has failed to come to my Fire is an update for ES File Explorer. But I can deny this because recently I received an update for Minecraft Pocket Edition.The latest version is Android 7 Nougat, which will become available for more devices over the coming months though can now get Android O in beta form.Marshmallow is 6.x, Lollipop is 5.x, Kit Kat is version 4.4.x, and 4.3, 4.2 and 4.1 are all Jelly Bean.If at any time a problem appears to be the result of an in-place upgrade procedure, Red Hat may require you to reinstall the system.As per document link, Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 Installation Guide, Chapter 37.