Kindle Fire HD 8.9" 32GB vs Amazon Kindle Fire HDX 8.9"

Top One Reason for the

Kindle Fire HD 8.9" 32GB

Compared to Amazon Kindle Fire HDX 8.9"

Robin Slagle Lewis
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Check out books from library
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Kindle Fire HD 8.9" 32GB is better than Amazon Kindle Fire HDX 8.9" because...

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Top 21 Reasons for the

Amazon Kindle Fire HDX 8.9"

Compared to Kindle Fire HD 8.9" 32GB

anonymous
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Clearly faster CPU clock speed
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4 x 2.2 GHz
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2 x 1.5 GHz
2.93x faster CPU clock speed
anonymous
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Notably higher resolution
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2560x1600 px
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1920x1200 px
1.78x higher resolution
anonymous
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Plenty higher pixel density
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339 ppi
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254 ppi
33.46% higher pixel density
anonymous
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A lot more RAM memory
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2 GB
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1 GB
1 GB more RAM memory
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Thinner
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7.9 mm
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8.9 mm
1 mm thinner
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Narrower
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231 mm
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240 mm
9 mm narrower
anonymous
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A bit shorter
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157.5 mm
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164 mm
6.50 mm shorter
anonymous
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Less body volume
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287.5 cm³
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346.72 cm³
20.60% less body volume
Android 4.2 Jelly Bean (API level 17)
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Top 13 Reasons for Android 4.2 Jelly Bean (API level 17)
anonymous
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The browser has word wrap
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The web browser has automatic word wrap when zooming, the user can easily read long lines without scrolling horizontally.
anonymous
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Is a multi-user system
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anonymous
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Has offline voice recognition
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Offline voice recognition enables you to perform voice actions, like dictating texts or using various voice commands, without an internet connection.
anonymous
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Allows app installs on the device's external storage
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anonymous
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Supports bookmarks sync across different devices
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anonymous
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Has NFC
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NFC (near field communication) allows a device to perform simple wireless transactions.
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You can customize your notifications, e.g. turn off notifications on an app specific basis
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anonymous
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You can take a screenshot of your phone's screen
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anonymous
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Can be used as a WiFi hot spot
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With a large enough data plan, you could cancel your home internet and use the device as a hotspot.
anonymous
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Can create panoramas in-camera
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It allows you to take multiple photos capturing different parts of the scene, and then joins them together into a single photo.
anonymous
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Supports video chat
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anonymous
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Helps tracking the current position of a mobile device
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Amazon Kindle Fire HDX 8.9" is better than Kindle Fire HD 8.9" 32GB because...

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