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Kindle Fire HD 8.9" 64GB vs Samsung Galaxy Note 8 16GB WiFi

Top Ten Reasons for the

Kindle Fire HD 8.9" 64GB

Compared to Samsung Galaxy Note 8 16GB WiFi

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Explicitly higher resolution
1920x1200 px
vs
1280x800 px
2.25x higher resolution
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94
Much higher pixel density
254 ppi
vs
189 ppi
34.39% higher pixel density
anonymous
81
Bigger screen size
8.9 "
vs
8 "
11.25% bigger screen size. The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.
anonymous
56
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.
anonymous
41
Direct updates by OS vendor
Yes
vs
No
It can be updated directly by the OS vendor, so no need to wait until the manufacturer or network provider releases an update.
anonymous
40
Has an IPS screen
Yes
vs
No
IPS (In-Plane Switching) is a technology used for LCDs. It was designed to overcome the main limitations of normal TFTs TN-matrices: relatively slow response times, small viewing angles and low quality color reproduction.
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38
Measurably more internal storage
64 GB
vs
16 GB
48 GB more internal storage
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34
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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30
Has a child lock
Yes
vs
No
A child lock enables adults to prevent or restrict children’s use of the device.
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27
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.

Kindle Fire HD 8.9" 64GB is better than Samsung Galaxy Note 8 16GB WiFi because...

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vs
No

Top 28 Reasons for the

Samsung Galaxy Note 8 16GB WiFi

Compared to Kindle Fire HD 8.9" 64GB

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Considerably faster CPU clock speed
4 x 1.6 GHz
vs
2 x 1.2 GHz
2.67x faster CPU clock speed
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90
Considerably more RAM memory
2 GB
vs
0.5 GB
1.50 GB more RAM memory
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86
Has an external memory slot
Yes
vs
No
The device has a standard memory slot (such as an SD or micro SD card slot) so that you can either extend the internal storage with affordable memory modules or you can retrieve data, such as photographs, easily from a memory card.
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69
Thinner
7.9 mm
vs
8.9 mm
1 mm thinner
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49
Explicitly lighter
338 g
vs
575 g
237 g lighter
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48
Sizably more megapixels (photo)
5 MP
vs
1.3 MP
3.85x more megapixels (photo)
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39
Clearly narrower
135.9 mm
vs
164 mm
28.10 mm narrower
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38
Is DLNA certified
Yes
vs
No
All DLNA certified products are compatible with one another. When different devices are connected to the same network, data can be transferred easily between them.
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37
Measurably more microphone(s)
1
vs
0
1 more microphone(s). More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.
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29
Significantly less body volume
226.32 cm³
vs
346.72 cm³
1.53x less body volume
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28
Has directory organization
Yes
vs
No
A directory helps to keep your music, videos and e-books organized and easy to find.
anonymous
28
Plenty shorter
210.8 mm
vs
240 mm
29.20 mm shorter
John Gronley
3
Evernote and S pen are extremely important
Yes
vs
No
If there is no port for the stylus or smart pen you will lose it in no time and the screen is too narrow on the 8.4. These I think are enough to off set the 8.4 advantages for now.
Alex Mead
1
Has an IR blaster
Yes
vs
No
IR blaster allows to use our smartphone as a remote for a wide range of devices.
Keith Larson
1
Can run multi-window apps
Yes
vs
No
You can run two apps side by side at the same time.
Yasser Ehab
-1
Supports S pen
Yes
vs
No
S pen can work with note 8
Yasser Ehab
-2
Supports S note
Yes
vs
No
S note is installed on note 8
Yasser Ehab
-4
Newer Android Version
Yes
vs
No
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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233
Plays Adobe Flash
Yes
vs
No
Adobe Flash with video and sound is supported in the device's browser.
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203
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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105
Supports bookmarks sync across different devices
Yes
vs
No
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72
Is a multi-user system
Yes
vs
No
anonymous
60
Has offline voice recognition
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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58
You can customize your notifications, e.g. turn off notifications on an app specific basis
Yes
vs
No
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52
Allows app installs on the device's external storage
Yes
vs
No
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36
Can be used as a WiFi hot spot
Yes
vs
No
With a large enough data plan, you could cancel your home internet and use the device as a hotspot.
anonymous
35
You can take a screenshot of your phone's screen
Yes
vs
No
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33
Can create panoramas in-camera
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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30
Helps tracking the current position of a mobile device
Yes
vs
No
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30
Supports video chat
Yes
vs
No

Samsung Galaxy Note 8 16GB WiFi is better than Kindle Fire HD 8.9" 64GB because...

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