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Amazon Fire HD 10

24points

Amazon Fire HD 8

Amazon Fire HD 10
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Amazon Fire HD 10 vs Amazon Fire HD 8

Amazon Fire HD 10
Amazon Fire HD 8

Why is Amazon Fire HD 10 better than Amazon Fire HD 8?

  • 26.25% bigger screen size
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    10.1"vs8"
  • 16GB more internal storage
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    32GBvs16GB
  • 1h shorter charge time
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    5hvs6h

Why is Amazon Fire HD 8 better than Amazon Fire HD 10?

  • 26.85% higher pixel density
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    189ppivs149ppi
  • 121g lighter
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    311gvs432g
  • 31mm shorter
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    128mmvs159mm
  • 34.25% less body volume
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    210.92cm³vs320.77cm³
  • 48mm narrower
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    214mmvs262mm

Price comparison

Amazon Fire HD 10

Buy used:

$165

ProductStorePrice
Amazon Fire HD 10 amazonFire HD 10 tablet, 10.1", 1080p Full HD,...Fire HD 10 tablet, 10.1", 1080p Full HD, 32 GB, latest model (2021 release), Black
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$150
Amazon Fire HD 10 amazonFire HD 10 Kids tablet, 10.1", 1080p Ful...Fire HD 10 Kids tablet, 10.1", 1080p Full HD, ages 3–7, 32 GB, Lavender
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$200
Amazon Fire HD 10 amazonFire HD 10 Kids Pro tablet, 10.1", 1080p...Fire HD 10 Kids Pro tablet, 10.1", 1080p Full HD, ages 6–12, 32 GB, Doodle
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$200
Amazon Fire HD 10 amazonAll-new Fire HD 10 tablet, 10.1", 1080p ...All-new Fire HD 10 tablet, 10.1", 1080p Full HD, 64 GB, latest model (2021 release), Black, without lockscreen ads
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$205

Amazon Fire HD 8

Buy used:

$38

ProductStorePrice
Amazon Fire HD 8 amazonFire HD 8 tablet, 8" HD display, 32 GB, ...Fire HD 8 tablet, 8" HD display, 32 GB, latest model (2020 release), designed for portable entertainment, Black
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$90
Amazon Fire HD 8 amazonCertified Refurbished Fire HD 8 tablet, ...Certified Refurbished Fire HD 8 tablet, 8" HD display, 32 GB, designed for portable entertainment, Twilight Blue
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$45
Amazon Fire HD 8 amazonFire HD 8 Kids Pro tablet, 8" HD, ages 6...Fire HD 8 Kids Pro tablet, 8" HD, ages 6–12, 32 GB, (2021 release), Intergalactic
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$140

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Design

1.weight

432g

311g

We consider a lower weight better because lighter devices are more comfortable to carry. A lower weight is also an advantage for home appliances, as it makes transportation easier, and for many other types of products.
2.thickness

7.7mm

7.7mm

We consider a thinner chassis better because it makes the product more compact and portable. Thinness is a feature highlighted by many manufacturers of mobile devices, but it is essential for a wide range of products.
3.width

262mm

214mm

The width represents the horizontal dimension of the product. We consider a smaller width better because it assures easy maneuverability.
4.height

159mm

128mm

The height represents the vertical dimension of the product. We consider a smaller height better because it assures easy maneuverability.
5.volume

320.77cm³

210.92cm³

Volume is the quantity of three-dimensional space enclosed by the product's chassis or, in simpler terms, the space the product occupies.
6.Stylus included
Amazon Fire HD 10
Amazon Fire HD 8
A stylus is a pen-like accessory that allows you to interact with the touchscreen with greater precision, and is particularly useful for drawing and writing.
7.Has a detachable keyboard
Amazon Fire HD 10
Amazon Fire HD 8
You can detach the keyboard of your device and use the screen as a tablet. Detaching the keyboard makes the device lighter and gives you the possibility to switch easily between laptop-mode and tablet-mode. The keyboard is included when buying the device.
8.Has a backlit keyboard
Amazon Fire HD 10
Amazon Fire HD 8
The keyboard is backlit, making it easier to type in the dark or dim lighting.
9.is dustproof and water-resistant
Amazon Fire HD 10
Amazon Fire HD 8
The device is dustproof and water-resistant. Water-resistant devices can resist the penetration of water, such as powerful water jets, but not being submerged into water.

Display

The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.
2.Has an OLED or AMOLED display
Amazon Fire HD 10
Amazon Fire HD 8
OLED (Organic Light-Emitting Diode) displays are formed of organic materials that emit light. They have higher contrast ratios and wider viewing angles compared to LCDs. AMOLED and POLED are types of OLED displays.
3.has an IPS screen
Amazon Fire HD 10
Amazon Fire HD 8
IPS (In-Plane Switching) is a technology used for LCDs. It was designed to overcome the main limitations of conventional twisted nematic TFT displays: limited viewing angles and low-quality color reproduction. PLS (Plane-to-Line Switching) is a type of IPS screen developed by Samsung, with increased brightness and lower production costs.
4.resolution

1280 x 800px

1280 x 800px

Resolution is an essential indicator of a screen's image quality, representing the maximum amount of pixels that can be shown on the screen. The resolution is given as a compound value, comprised of horizontal and vertical pixels.
5.pixel density

149ppi

189ppi

Pixel density is a measurement of a screen's resolution, expressed as the number of pixels per inch (PPI) on the screen. A higher pixel density translates into more clarity and sharpness for the images rendered on the screen, thus improving the quality of the viewing experience.
6.refresh rate

Unknown. Help us by suggesting a value. (Amazon Fire HD 10)

Unknown. Help us by suggesting a value. (Amazon Fire HD 8)

The frequency at which the screen is refreshed. Higher frequency results in less flickering (less noise) and more natural movement representation in action-intense scenes.
7.has branded damage-resistant glass
Amazon Fire HD 10
Amazon Fire HD 8
Damage-resistant glass (such as Corning Gorilla Glass or Asahi Dragontrail Glass) is thin, lightweight, and can withstand high levels of force.
8.has anti-reflection coating
Amazon Fire HD 10
Amazon Fire HD 8
This helps to reduce the reflection from your device.
9.has an HDR10-enabled display
Amazon Fire HD 10
Amazon Fire HD 8
The display supports HDR10, which is an HDR (high dynamic range) video technology. Compared to standard dynamic range (SDR) video, HDR10 video has greater contrast and color depth, resulting in more realistic images.

Performance

The internal storage refers to the built-in storage space available in a device for system data, apps, and user-generated data. With a large amount of internal storage, you can save more files and apps on your device.
2.RAM

1GB

1GB

Random-access memory (RAM) is a form of volatile memory used to store working data and machine code currently in use. It is a quick-access, temporary virtual storage that can be read and changed in any order, thus enabling fast data processing.
3.CPU speed

4 x 1.5GHz

4 x 1.5GHz

The CPU speed indicates how many processing cycles per second can be executed by a CPU, considering all of its cores (processing units). It is calculated by adding the clock rates of each core or, in the case of multi-core processors employing different microarchitectures, of each group of cores.
4.has an external memory slot
Amazon Fire HD 10
Amazon Fire HD 8
The device has a standard memory slot (such as an SD or micro SD card slot) that enables you to extend the built-in internal storage with affordable memory modules, or easily retrieve data, such as photographs, from the memory card.
5.semiconductor size

Unknown. Help us by suggesting a value. (Amazon Fire HD 10)

Unknown. Help us by suggesting a value. (Amazon Fire HD 8)

Small semiconductors provide better performance and reduced power consumption. Chipsets with a higher number of transistors, semiconductor components of electronic devices, offer more computational power. A small form factor allows more transistors to fit on a chip, therefore increasing its performance.
6.Supports 64-bit
Amazon Fire HD 10
Amazon Fire HD 8
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 apps.
7.maximum amount of external memory supported

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Unknown. Help us by suggesting a value. (Amazon Fire HD 8)

The maximum amount of external storage memory supported by the the device.
8.Has integrated LTE
Amazon Fire HD 10
Amazon Fire HD 8
The system on a chip (SoC) has an integrated LTE cellular chip. LTE is capable of downloading at faster speeds than older, 3G technology.
9.Uses big.LITTLE technology
Amazon Fire HD 10
Amazon Fire HD 8
Using big.LITTLE technology, a chip can switch between two sets of processor cores to maximize performance and battery life. For example, when playing a game the more powerful cores will be used to increase performance, whereas checking email will use the less powerful cores to maximize battery life.

Cameras

The number of megapixels determines the resolution of the images captured with the main camera. A higher megapixel count means that the camera is capable of capturing more details. However, the megapixel count is not the only important element determining the quality of an image.
The number of megapixels determines the resolution of the images captured with the front camera. A higher megapixel count means that the front camera is capable of capturing more details, an essential factor for taking high-resolution selfies.
3.video recording (main camera)

1080 x 30fps

1080 x 30fps

The maximum resolution available for videos shot with the main camera. Although it may be possible to choose among other frame rates, those recordings usually have lower resolutions.
4.has a flash
Amazon Fire HD 10
Amazon Fire HD 8
A flash is good for low-light environments, and can sometimes be used as flashlight.
5.has a front camera
Amazon Fire HD 10
Amazon Fire HD 8
A front camera, also called secondary camera, can be used for video chats/selfies.
6.has a built-in HDR mode
Amazon Fire HD 10
Amazon Fire HD 8
It can automatically shoot pictures with a higher dynamic range (HDR).
7.Can create panoramas in-camera
Amazon Fire HD 10
Amazon Fire HD 8
It allows you to take multiple photos capturing different parts of the scene, and then joins them together into a single photo.
8.supports slow-motion video recording
Amazon Fire HD 10
Amazon Fire HD 8
Slow-motion is an artistic video effect that makes time seem to go slower. It is achieved by recording a video at a higher frame-rate than the standard playback rate of 24fps or 30fps. Depending on camera capabilities, frame rates for slow-motion videos vary between 60fps and 960fps.
9.has touch autofocus
Amazon Fire HD 10
Amazon Fire HD 8
The autofocus is immediately set to the subject by just touching it on the touch screen.

Audio

1.has stereo speakers
Amazon Fire HD 10
Amazon Fire HD 8
Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound from independent channels on both left and right sides, creating a richer sound and a better experience.
2.has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
Amazon Fire HD 10
Amazon Fire HD 8
With a standard mini jack socket, you can use the device with most headphones.
More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.
4.Has a radio
Amazon Fire HD 10
Amazon Fire HD 8
A built-in FM radio tuner allows you to listen to most of the live-broadcasted FM radio stations without using the internet.
5.Has dedicated media keys
Amazon Fire HD 10
Amazon Fire HD 8
Phones with physical keyboards have dedicated media keys, such as: play, stop, next, previous, volume up/down, etc.

Battery

1.battery power

Unknown. Help us by suggesting a value. (Amazon Fire HD 10)

Unknown. Help us by suggesting a value. (Amazon Fire HD 8)

Battery power, or battery capacity, represents the amount of electrical energy that a battery can store. More battery power can be an indication of longer battery life.
2.Battery life

Unknown. Help us by suggesting a value. (Amazon Fire HD 10)

12h

The device's battery life (when in use) as given by the manufacturer. With a longer battery life you have to charge the device less often.
3.Supports fast charging
Amazon Fire HD 10
Amazon Fire HD 8
Fast charging technologies, like Qualcomm’s Quick Charge or MediaTek’s Pump Express, are used to reduce the time it takes to charge a device. For example, with Quick Charge 3.0, the battery can be charged to 50% in just 30 minutes.
4.has wireless charging
Amazon Fire HD 10
Amazon Fire HD 8
It supports a wireless charging standard such as Qi. To charge the device, you simply put it down on a compatible charging pad.
The time it takes to fully charge the battery.
6.operating power consumption

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Unknown. Help us by suggesting a value. (Amazon Fire HD 8)

How much power the device consumes when it's switched on.
7.has a battery level indicator
Amazon Fire HD 10
Amazon Fire HD 8
An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.
8.has a rechargeable battery
Amazon Fire HD 10
Amazon Fire HD 8
The battery can be recharged and used over again.
9.has a removable battery
Amazon Fire HD 10
Amazon Fire HD 8
The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.

Features

1.has LDAC
Amazon Fire HD 10
Amazon Fire HD 8
LDAC is a codec developed by Sony for Bluetooth audio. It is capable of a very high bitrate of 990kbps, which provides high resolution audio. It can also automatically adjust to a lower bitrate of 330kbps or 660kbps to increase stability.
2.has aptX Low Latency
Amazon Fire HD 10
Amazon Fire HD 8
aptX Low Latency is a codec developed by Qualcomm. It uses Bluetooth 5.0 technology to provide low latency audio (around 40ms), which is useful when you want to avoid audio lag (e.g. when playing games).
3.has aptX Adaptive
Amazon Fire HD 10
Amazon Fire HD 8
aptx Adaptive is an audio codec for Bluetooth devices that is developed by Qualcomm. It has a variable bit rate (between 279kbps and 420kbps), which means it can adjust the bit rate for different scenarios, such as listening to HD audio or reducing interference from other devices.
4.has aptX HD
Amazon Fire HD 10
Amazon Fire HD 8
aptX HD is an audio codec for Bluetooth devices that is developed by Qualcomm. It supports high quality 24-bit audio (at a bit rate of 576kbps).
5.has Mail Privacy Protection
Amazon Fire HD 10
Amazon Fire HD 8
Mail Privacy Protection is a feature built into the default email app that blocks senders from using “tracking pixels” to see when you’ve read an email. It also hides your IP address from senders.
6.has on-device machine learning
Amazon Fire HD 10
Amazon Fire HD 8
On-device machine learning is used to recognize people, places, and more in the Photos app. The algorithms run on the device, where this sensitive data is then kept. Competing services upload the photos and perform this on their servers, which requires the sharing of personal data.
7.has clipboard warnings
Amazon Fire HD 10
Amazon Fire HD 8
This privacy feature alerts you with a small notification when an app copies data from your clipboard.
8.has location privacy options
Amazon Fire HD 10
Amazon Fire HD 8
This privacy feature allows you to share your approximate location with an app instead of your precise location.
9.has camera/microphone privacy options
Amazon Fire HD 10
Amazon Fire HD 8
You can enable or disable an app’s access to the camera or microphone on your device. There are also indication icons to show you when an app uses the camera or microphone.

Price comparison

Amazon Fire HD 10

Buy used:

$165

ProductStorePrice
Amazon Fire HD 10 amazonFire HD 10 tablet, 10.1", 1080p Full HD,...Fire HD 10 tablet, 10.1", 1080p Full HD, 32 GB, latest model (2021 release), Black
amazon logo
$150
Amazon Fire HD 10 amazonFire HD 10 Kids tablet, 10.1", 1080p Ful...Fire HD 10 Kids tablet, 10.1", 1080p Full HD, ages 3–7, 32 GB, Lavender
amazon logo
$200
Amazon Fire HD 10 amazonFire HD 10 Kids Pro tablet, 10.1", 1080p...Fire HD 10 Kids Pro tablet, 10.1", 1080p Full HD, ages 6–12, 32 GB, Doodle
amazon logo
$200
Amazon Fire HD 10 amazonAll-new Fire HD 10 tablet, 10.1", 1080p ...All-new Fire HD 10 tablet, 10.1", 1080p Full HD, 64 GB, latest model (2021 release), Black, without lockscreen ads
amazon logo
$205

Amazon Fire HD 8

Buy used:

$38

ProductStorePrice
Amazon Fire HD 8 amazonFire HD 8 tablet, 8" HD display, 32 GB, ...Fire HD 8 tablet, 8" HD display, 32 GB, latest model (2020 release), designed for portable entertainment, Black
amazon logo
$90
Amazon Fire HD 8 amazonCertified Refurbished Fire HD 8 tablet, ...Certified Refurbished Fire HD 8 tablet, 8" HD display, 32 GB, designed for portable entertainment, Twilight Blue
amazon logo
$45
Amazon Fire HD 8 amazonFire HD 8 Kids Pro tablet, 8" HD, ages 6...Fire HD 8 Kids Pro tablet, 8" HD, ages 6–12, 32 GB, (2021 release), Intergalactic
amazon logo
$140

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