Apple iPad Mini 2 vs Amazon Kindle Fire HDX 8.9" LTE

Top Twelve Reasons for the

Apple iPad Mini 2

Compared to Amazon Kindle Fire HDX 8.9" LTE

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A bit thinner
7.2 mm
vs
7.9 mm
0.70 mm thinner
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30
Has a BSI sensor
Yes
vs
No
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.
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Supports 64-bit
Yes
vs
No
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.
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Has touch autofocus
Yes
vs
No
The autofocus is immediately set to the subject by just touching it on the touch screen.
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Has a built-in HDR mode
Yes
vs
No
It can automatically shoot pictures with a higher dynamic range (HDR).
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26
Clearly narrower
134.7 mm
vs
157.5 mm
22.80 mm narrower
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18
Has manual exposure
Yes
vs
No
This allows to manually set the exposure.
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18
Lots less body volume
202 cm³
vs
287.5 cm³
42.33% less body volume
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14
Amply shorter
200 mm
vs
231 mm
31 mm shorter
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More tablet apps
Yes
vs
No
The iPad has more tablet apps available than Android
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-1
Has Retina Display
Yes
vs
No
Tudor Sasu
-4
1GB RAM
Yes
vs
No
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iOS 7.0
Yes
vs
No
Top 3 Reasons for iOS 7.0
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Supports OpenGL ES 3.0, allowing for improved game graphics
Yes
vs
No
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Has a serial shot mode
Yes
vs
No
You can shoot multiple pictures in a row.
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Has iMessage
Yes
vs
No
Free texts between iPhones
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Supports slow motion video recording
Yes
vs
No
Pavide Darenti
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Has Airdrop
Yes
vs
No
It lets you quickly and easily share photos, videos, contacts and anything else from any app with a Share button.
Alvin Satya Setiawan Ⓥ
-18
Beautifuly designed
Yes
vs
No
Ios7 was designed to compliment the iphone
Lorenz Inou
-18
Has iCloud
Yes
vs
No
Sync of Contacts, Photo, Mail, Calendar, Documents all over your iDevices/Mac/PC; Backup, Locate iPhone with Apple ID in any browser; do Backups of apps (WhatsApp,...)
Eric Yuen
-19
Less or virtually no virus
Yes
vs
No
RT is still virus prone but only has Windows Defender.
Pavide Darenti
-24
Has smart multitasking
Yes
vs
No
IOS 7 learns when you like to use your apps and can update your content before you launch them. So if you tend to check your favorite social app at 9:00 a.m. every day, your feed will be ready and waiting for you.
Ramin G. Far
-24
Efficient use of the battery
Yes
vs
No
Felix Simpson
-25
Camera lets you shoot photos in square format
Yes
vs
No
Nice looking photos without using an app like instagram
Remy Dovers
-28
Consistent application icons
Yes
vs
No
More aesthetically pleasing
Emilia Brzdąkiewicz
-29
Marks your frequent locations on the map
Yes
vs
No
Emilia Brzdąkiewicz
-29
Shows timestamps in messages app
Yes
vs
No
You can keep track of your massages easily.
Emilia Brzdąkiewicz
-34
Unlimited number of apps per folder
Yes
vs
No
You can organize your apps in the way you want.

Apple iPad Mini 2 is better than Amazon Kindle Fire HDX 8.9" LTE because...

Yes
vs
No

Top 23 Reasons for the

Amazon Kindle Fire HDX 8.9" LTE

Compared to Apple iPad Mini 2

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Noticeably faster CPU clock speed
4 x 2.2 GHz
vs
2 x 1.3 GHz
3.38x faster CPU clock speed
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65
A shade higher pixel density
339 ppi
vs
326 ppi
3.99% higher pixel density
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64
Way more RAM memory
2 GB
vs
1 GB
1 GB more RAM memory
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59
Explicitly higher resolution
2560x1600 px
vs
2048x1536 px
30.21% higher resolution
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58
Bigger screen size
8.9 "
vs
7.9 "
12.66% bigger screen size. The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.
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51
Can be charged via standard USB cable
Yes
vs
No
It can be charged and operated with a standard USB cable connected to your computer, or with a USB power supply.
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Has stereo speakers
Yes
vs
No
Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound that surrounds the user from left and right side, creating a richer sound and a better experience.
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Has USB mass storage support
Yes
vs
No
It can transfer files, music, photos via USB, no need to install additional software.
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Has a HDMI output
Yes
vs
No
Devices with a HDMI or mini HDMI port can transfer high definition video and audio to a display.
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Has a cellular module
Yes
vs
No
Devices which use cellular technology can connect to mobile networks. Cellular networks have much wider signal coverage than WiFi.
Alba Silva
2
It has Mirror-screen
Yes
vs
No
The Mirror-screen allows to share the screen of your ereade in a bigger screen wireless. You will be able to watch all your photos and movies in your television.
Alba Silva
1
Possibility of using the Origami exclusive case
Yes
vs
No
The Origami case can be folded in both positions, horizontal and vertical. It protects the ereader and allows you to set the better position for reading, watching videos... etc.
Android 4.2 Jelly Bean (API level 17)
Yes
vs
No
Top 11 Reasons for Android 4.2 Jelly Bean (API level 17)
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Supports widgets
Yes
vs
No
You can add widgets to the home screen. This allows you to have more flexibility and to see information at a glance, without going into the app.
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Plays Adobe Flash
Yes
vs
No
Adobe Flash with video and sound is supported in the device's browser.
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129
The browser has word wrap
Yes
vs
No
The web browser has automatic word wrap when zooming, the user can easily read long lines without scrolling horizontally.
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Has NFC
Yes
vs
No
NFC (near field communication) allows a device to perform simple wireless transactions.
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24
Vastly Customizable
Yes
vs
No
Launchers are available for android devices that allow full customization of the home screen and pretty much anything else. The widgets also add some more customisation.
Ramin G. Far
15
Different virtual keyboards can be installed
Yes
vs
No
Android allows to easily change the software keyboards and the Play Store offers keyboards from many vendors.
Aiden Richardson
12
Sharing menu
Yes
vs
No
The sharing menu is best on Android
Johann Hofmann
7
Is open source software
Yes
vs
No
Open Source Software makes the world a better place.
Sadiah Latip
2
Better Performance
Yes
vs
No
Canon has got user friendly UI n better performance....
Sabrina Falcone
1
Yes
Yes
vs
No
Is apple really still in business?
Sudeep Ramachandran
1
Beautiful shape attery backup and clear camera viwith good b
Yes
vs
No
Vivia Marcela Mina Leon
-9
Motorola g
Yes
vs
No
Nokia lumia 720
Johannes Schwaben
-17
CANVAS 2 HAS IPS SCREEN AND WIN PRO HAS CAPACITIVE SCREEN
Yes
vs
No
Steffan Wood
-18
Lenses the
Yes
vs
No
The lesne in the oppi n1 is bigger and longer which means it better at macro photograph than Samsung 1cm software
Ramin G. Far
-22
Best Facebook Messenger app with chat heads
Yes
vs
No
The Android Facebook Messenger app has an intuitive and fast interface with so called chat heads lying above other apps (in contrast to the Facebook Messenger app of other OSes).

Amazon Kindle Fire HDX 8.9" LTE is better than Apple iPad Mini 2 because...

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No

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