Thursday, September 29, 2011 at 11:13 am.

Kindle Fire shoots to Amazon’s no. 1 best-selling gadget

No surprise, but Amazon’s new Kindle Fire tablet — available for pre-order — is already the company’s best-selling electronics gadget. The new $79 Kindle is no. 2, and various Kindle models actually make up the top 12 gadgets on Amazon right now.

Earlier: 5 takeaways from Amazon’s Kindle event