Kindle Fire HD 8.9" 32GB vs Google Nexus 7

Top Three Reasons for the

Kindle Fire HD 8.9" 32GB

Compared to Google Nexus 7

anonymous
105
Way bigger screen size
Comment
8.9 "
vs
7 "
27.14% bigger screen size. The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.
anonymous
68
Has a HDMI output
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Devices with a HDMI or mini HDMI port can transfer high definition video and audio to a display.
Robin Slagle Lewis
1
Check out books from library
Comment
Yes
vs
No

Kindle Fire HD 8.9" 32GB is better than Google Nexus 7 because...

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No

Top 34 Reasons for the

Google Nexus 7

Compared to Kindle Fire HD 8.9" 32GB

anonymous
182
Significantly faster CPU clock speed
Comment
4 x 1.5 GHz
vs
2 x 1.5 GHz
2x faster CPU clock speed
anonymous
121
Reasonably higher pixel density
Comment
323 ppi
vs
254 ppi
27.17% higher pixel density
anonymous
121
Reasonably more RAM memory
Comment
2 GB
vs
1 GB
1 GB more RAM memory
anonymous
86
Marginally thinner
Comment
8.65 mm
vs
8.9 mm
0.25 mm thinner
anonymous
76
Vastly lighter
Comment
290 g
vs
575 g
285 g lighter
anonymous
66
Explicitly more megapixels (photo)
Comment
5 MP
vs
1.3 MP
3.85x more megapixels (photo)
anonymous
57
Significantly narrower
Comment
200 mm
vs
240 mm
40 mm narrower
anonymous
54
Has branded damage resistant glass
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Damage resistant glass (such as Corning Gorilla Glass or Asahi Dragontail Glass) is thin and lightweight, and can withstand high levels of force.
anonymous
45
Significantly shorter
Comment
114 mm
vs
164 mm
50 mm shorter
anonymous
40
Explicitly less body volume
Comment
197 cm³
vs
346.72 cm³
1.76x less body volume
anonymous
38
Appreciably more microphone(s)
Comment
2
vs
1
1 more microphone(s). More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.
anonymous
38
Has touch autofocus
Comment
Yes
vs
No
The autofocus is immediately set to the subject by just touching it on the touch screen.
anonymous
37
Has manual white balance
Comment
Yes
vs
No
With manual white balance you can choose the most accurate setting and avoid the green, blue or red hue which can occur in auto mode. You can also change the setting for artistic effect.
anonymous
36
Wireless charging
Comment
Yes
vs
No
The manufacturer offers a branded wireless charging kit. To charge the device, you simply put it down on its charging base.
anonymous
35
Has manual ISO
Comment
Yes
vs
No
This allows to manually set the ISO level.
anonymous
35
Has NFC
Comment
Yes
vs
No
NFC (near field communication) allows a device to perform simple wireless transactions.
anonymous
32
Has a serial shot mode
Comment
Yes
vs
No
You can shoot multiple pictures in a row.
anonymous
26
Can create panoramas in-camera
Comment
Yes
vs
No
It allows you to take multiple photos capturing different parts of the scene, and then joins them together into a single photo.
Michael Hubbard
2
Supports wireless mouse
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Bluetooth mice are easily installed
Muhd Danish
1
Form factor
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Thanks to it's narrower build, the Nexus 7 can be easily handled with just one hand.
Android 4.4 KitKat (API level 19)
Yes
vs
No
Top 14 Reasons for Android 4.4 KitKat (API level 19)
anonymous
620
Supports 4K resolution
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Allows you to view in ultra-high definition.
anonymous
379
The browser has word wrap
Comment
Yes
vs
No
The web browser has automatic word wrap when zooming, the user can easily read long lines without scrolling horizontally.
anonymous
307
Is a multi-user system
Comment
Yes
vs
No
anonymous
273
Supports OpenGL ES 3.0, allowing for improved game graphics
Comment
Yes
vs
No
anonymous
245
Has offline voice recognition
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Offline voice recognition enables you to perform voice actions, like dictating texts or using various voice commands, without an internet connection.
anonymous
234
Allows app installs on the device's external storage
Comment
Yes
vs
No
anonymous
113
Supports bookmarks sync across different devices
Comment
Yes
vs
No
anonymous
81
You can customize your notifications, e.g. turn off notifications on an app specific basis
Comment
Yes
vs
No
anonymous
48
You can take a screenshot of your phone's screen
Comment
Yes
vs
No
anonymous
40
Can be used as a WiFi hot spot
Comment
Yes
vs
No
With a large enough data plan, you could cancel your home internet and use the device as a hotspot.
anonymous
35
Supports video chat
Comment
Yes
vs
No
anonymous
33
Helps tracking the current position of a mobile device
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Marius Ramanauskas
1
Taip
Comment
Yes
vs
No
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