Comparing Amazon Kindle Fire vs Amazon Kindle Paperwhite

1. Amazon Kindle Fire

12 Reasons why Amazon Kindle Fire is better

Comparing Amazon Kindle Fire vs Amazon Kindle Paperwhite

1.Bigger screen size
7"vs 6" (Amazon Kindle Paperwhite)
The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.
120mmvs 169mm (Amazon Kindle Paperwhite)
3.Appreciably more internal storage
8GBvs 2GB (Amazon Kindle Paperwhite)
4.Has an IPS screen
Yesvs No (Amazon Kindle Paperwhite)
IPS (In-Plane Switching) is a technology used for LCDs. It was designed to overcome the main limitations of normal TFTs TN-matrices: relatively slow response times, small viewing angles and low quality color reproduction.
5.Plays Adobe Flash
Yesvs No (Amazon Kindle Paperwhite)
Adobe Flash with video and sound is supported in the device's browser.
6.Has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
Yesvs No (Amazon Kindle Paperwhite)
With a standard mini jack socket, you can use the device with most headphones.
7.Has an accelerometer
Yesvs No (Amazon Kindle Paperwhite)
An accelerometer is a sensor used to measure the linear acceleration of a device. A common application is detecting when a device changes from a vertical to a horizontal position.
8.Android 2.3.3–2.3.7 Gingerbread (API level 10)
Yesvs No (Amazon Kindle Paperwhite)
9.Has an alarm clock
Yesvs No (Amazon Kindle Paperwhite)
It includes an alarm clock which you can set in order to wake you up or to act as a reminder.
10.Has voice commands
Yesvs No (Amazon Kindle Paperwhite)
You can use your voice to control key functions of the device and you can easily access your device without pushing any button.
11.Has music playback
Yesvs No (Amazon Kindle Paperwhite)
The device can play mp3 music files.
12.Has a battery level indicator
Yesvs No (Amazon Kindle Paperwhite)
An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.
Amazon Kindle Fire
Amazon Kindle Fire specs
Amazon Kindle Fire features
Amazon Kindle Fire pros and cons
Amazon Kindle Fire advantages
Amazon Kindle Fire disadvantages

2. Amazon Kindle Paperwhite

9 Reasons why Amazon Kindle Paperwhite is better

Comparing Amazon Kindle Paperwhite vs Amazon Kindle Fire

1.Appreciably higher resolution
758 x 1,024pxvs 600 x 1,024px (Amazon Kindle Fire)
2.Substantially higher pixel density
212ppivs 170ppi (Amazon Kindle Fire)
9mmvs 11.4mm (Amazon Kindle Fire)
213gvs 413g (Amazon Kindle Fire)
5.Has a search browser
Yesvs No (Amazon Kindle Fire)
With a search browser application you can surf the internet from your device.
6.Has dictionary
Yesvs No (Amazon Kindle Fire)
The device has a dictionary that can be accessed offline.
7.Has an e-paper display
Yesvs No (Amazon Kindle Fire)
An e-paper display provides a high contrast allowing users to read in direct sunlight without requiring much power.
8.Has a white e-paper display
Yesvs No (Amazon Kindle Fire)
This e-paper display is much brighter and whiter than normal e-paper displays - it provides a better reading experience due to higher contrast.
9.Is self-lit
Yesvs No (Amazon Kindle Fire)
Self-lit devices have a back or front light incorporated, so they can be used in poor light conditions or in the dark.
Amazon Kindle Paperwhite
Amazon Kindle Paperwhite specs
Amazon Kindle Paperwhite features
Amazon Kindle Paperwhite pros and cons
Amazon Kindle Paperwhite advantages
Amazon Kindle Paperwhite disadvantages