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Kindle Fire HD 8.9" 32GB vs Google Nexus 7

Top Seven Reasons for the

Kindle Fire HD 8.9" 32GB

Compared to Google Nexus 7

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Significantly higher resolution
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1920x1200 px
vs
1280x800 px
2.25x higher resolution
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Higher pixel density
Comment
254 ppi
vs
216 ppi
17.59% higher pixel density
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85
Much bigger screen size
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8.9 "
vs
7 "
27.14% bigger screen size. The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.
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70
Thinner
Comment
8.9 mm
vs
10.45 mm
1.55 mm thinner
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56
Has a HDMI output
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Yes
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No
Devices with a HDMI or mini HDMI port can transfer high definition video and audio to a display.
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30
Has a child lock
Comment
Yes
vs
No
A child lock enables adults to prevent or restrict children’s use of the device.
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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Top 22 Reasons for the

Google Nexus 7

Compared to Kindle Fire HD 8.9" 32GB

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Appreciably faster CPU clock speed
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4 x 1.2 GHz
vs
2 x 1.5 GHz
1.60x faster CPU clock speed
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51
Sizably lighter
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340 g
vs
575 g
235 g lighter
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47
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.
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41
Sizably narrower
Comment
120 mm
vs
164 mm
44 mm narrower
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37
Vastly 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.
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33
Has NFC
Comment
Yes
vs
No
NFC (near field communication) allows a device to perform simple wireless transactions.
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31
Considerably shorter
Comment
198.5 mm
vs
240 mm
41.50 mm shorter
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30
Plenty less body volume
Comment
250.1 cm³
vs
346.72 cm³
38.63% less body volume
Leo Best
1
Slightly better build quality
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Easier to hold due to rubber back and is better quality
Android 4.2 Jelly Bean (API level 17)
Yes
vs
No
Top 13 Reasons for Android 4.2 Jelly Bean (API level 17)
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240
Plays Adobe Flash
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Adobe Flash with video and sound is supported in the device's browser.
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210
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.
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106
Supports bookmarks sync across different devices
Comment
Yes
vs
No
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86
Is a multi-user system
Comment
Yes
vs
No
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67
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.
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60
You can customize your notifications, e.g. turn off notifications on an app specific basis
Comment
Yes
vs
No
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58
Allows app installs on the device's external storage
Comment
Yes
vs
No
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37
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.
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35
You can take a screenshot of your phone's screen
Comment
Yes
vs
No
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33
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.
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31
Helps tracking the current position of a mobile device
Comment
Yes
vs
No
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30
Supports video chat
Comment
Yes
vs
No

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

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