Apple iPad Mini 2 vs Amazon Kindle Fire HDX 8.9" LTE
Top 14 Reasons for the
Apple iPad Mini 2
Compared to Amazon Kindle Fire HDX 8.9" LTE
0.70 mm thinner
31 mm narrower
A lot shorter
22.80 mm shorter
A 32-bit operating system can only support up to 4GB of RAM. 64-bit allows more than 4GB, giving increased performance. It also allows you to run 64-bit applications.
Lots less body volume
42.33% less body volume
Has touch autofocus
The autofocus is immediately set to the subject by just touching it on the touch screen.
Has a built-in HDR mode
It can automatically shoot pictures with a higher dynamic range (HDR).
Has a BSI sensor
A BSI (backside illuminated) sensor is a camera image sensor which captures better quality images in poor lighting conditions, and offers better overall sharpness and image quality.
AirPlay allows wireless connection of Apple devices with external screens or speakers. You may stream computer screen, video and music from iOS devices, play games like on consoles or present your slideshows easily on your TV.
Has manual exposure
This allows to manually set the exposure.
Apple iPad Mini 2 is better than Amazon Kindle Fire HDX 8.9" LTE because...
Top 18 Reasons for the
Amazon Kindle Fire HDX 8.9" LTE
Compared to Apple iPad Mini 2
Significantly faster CPU clock speed
4 x 2.2 GHz
2 x 1.3 GHz
3.38x faster CPU clock speed
Noticeably higher resolution
30.21% higher resolution
Marginally higher pixel density
3.99% higher pixel density
Amply more RAM memory
1 GB more RAM memory
Bigger screen size
12.66% bigger screen size. The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.
Has stereo speakers
Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound that surrounds the user from left and right side, creating a richer sound and a better experience.
Can be charged via standard USB cable
It can be charged and operated with a standard USB cable connected to your computer, or with a USB power supply.
Has USB mass storage support
It can transfer files, music, photos via USB, no need to install additional software.
Has a HDMI output
Devices with a HDMI or mini HDMI port can transfer high definition video and audio to a display.
Has a cellular module
Devices which use cellular technology can connect to mobile networks. Cellular networks have much wider signal coverage than WiFi.