31points

Amazon Fire HD 10

49points

Microsoft Surface Go

Amazon Fire HD 10
Microsoft Surface Go
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80 facts in comparison

Amazon Fire HD 10 vs Microsoft Surface Go

Amazon Fire HD 10
Microsoft Surface Go

Why is Amazon Fire HD 10 better than Microsoft Surface Go?

  • 1.88x faster CPU speed
    ?

    4 x 1.5GHzvs2 x 1.6GHz
  • 1% bigger screen size
    ?

    10.1"vs10"
  • 90g lighter
    ?

    432gvs522g
  • 0.6mm thinner
    ?

    7.7mmvs8.3mm
  • 16mm shorter
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    159mmvs175mm
  • Is free and open source
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  • Supports Java
    ?
  • 9.86% less body volume
    ?

    320.77cm³vs355.86250000000007cm³

Why is Microsoft Surface Go better than Amazon Fire HD 10?

  • 2.11x higher resolution
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    1800 x 1200pxvs1280 x 800px
  • 7GB more RAM memory
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    8GBvs1GB
  • 45.64% higher pixel density
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    217ppivs149ppi
  • 96GB more internal storage
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    128GBvs32GB
  • Has branded damage-resistant glass
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  • 1.6x more megapixels (main camera)
    ?

    8MPvs5MP
  • 2.5x more megapixels (front camera)
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    5MPvs2MP
  • Supports widgets
    ?

Price comparison

Amazon Fire HD 10

Buy used:

$63.92

ProductStorePrice
Amazon Fire HD 10 AmazonFire HD 10 Tablet (10.1" 1080p full HD d...Fire HD 10 Tablet (10.1" 1080p full HD display, 64 GB) – Black
Amazon logo
$119.99
Amazon Fire HD 10 AmazonAll-new Fire HD 8 tablet, 8" HD display,...All-new Fire HD 8 tablet, 8" HD display, 32 GB, designed for portable entertainment, Black
Amazon logo
$54.99
Amazon Fire HD 10 AmazonAll-new Fire HD 8 Kids Edition tablet, 8...All-new Fire HD 8 Kids Edition tablet, 8" HD display, 32 GB, Blue Kid-Proof Case
Amazon logo
$79.99
Amazon Fire HD 10 AmazonAll-new Fire HD 8 Plus tablet, HD displa...All-new Fire HD 8 Plus tablet, HD display, 32 GB, our best 8" tablet for portable entertainment, Slate
Amazon logo
$74.99
Amazon Fire HD 10 AmazonFire 7 tablet (7" display, 32 GB) - Twil...Fire 7 tablet (7" display, 32 GB) - Twilight Blue
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$59.99
Amazon Fire HD 10 AmazonFire HD 10 Kids Edition Tablet – 10.1” 1...Fire HD 10 Kids Edition Tablet – 10.1” 1080p full HD display, 32 GB, Blue Kid-Proof Case
Amazon logo
$129.99
Amazon Fire HD 10 AmazonFire HD 10 Kids Tablet 32GB Pink with Am...Fire HD 10 Kids Tablet 32GB Pink with Amazon Exclusive Kids Tablet Backpack, Birds
Amazon logo
$159.98
Amazon Fire HD 10 AmazonFire HD 10 Kids Tablet 32GB Blue with Am...Fire HD 10 Kids Tablet 32GB Blue with Amazon Exclusive Kids Tablet Backpack, Layers
Amazon logo
$159.98
Amazon Fire HD 10 AmazonFire HD 10 Kids Tablet 32GB Pink with Am...Fire HD 10 Kids Tablet 32GB Pink with Amazon Exclusive Kids Tablet Backpack, Pink
Amazon logo
$159.98
Amazon Fire HD 10 walmartAmazon Fire HD 10" Case (2019/2017) With...Amazon Fire HD 10" Case (2019/2017) With Auto Sleep/Wake, Fire HD 10 9th/7th Gen EpicGadget Stand Lightweight Cover PU Leather Case For 2019/2017 Fire HD 10 + 1 Screen Protector + 1 Stylus (Hot Pink)
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$9.67

Microsoft Surface Go

Buy used:

$289.00

ProductStorePrice
Microsoft Surface Go AmazonMicrosoft Surface Go (Intel Pentium Gold...Microsoft Surface Go (Intel Pentium Gold, 4GB RAM, 64GB) (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$379.00
Microsoft Surface Go AmazonMicrosoft Surface Go KCH-00001 128GB 10"...Microsoft Surface Go KCH-00001 128GB 10" WiFi + 4G LTE, Silver (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$430.00
Microsoft Surface Go AmazonMicrosoft Surface Go 2 10.5" (1920 x 128...Microsoft Surface Go 2 10.5" (1920 x 1280) Touchscreen Tablet, Intel Pentium 4425Y, 8GB RAM, 128GB SSD, Webcam, Wi-Fi, USB-C, Bluetooth 5.0, Win 10 w/Type Cover, Mytrix Digital Pen - Black
Amazon logo
$729.99
Microsoft Surface Go AmazonMicrosoft Surface Go with Type Cover Bun...Microsoft Surface Go with Type Cover Bundle 10" Touchscreen PixelSense Intel Pentium Gold 4415Y 128GB SSD Windows 10
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$621.99
Microsoft Surface Go AmazonMicrosoft Surface Go Win 10 Professional...Microsoft Surface Go Win 10 Professional JTS-00001-10 - Pentium Gold, 8 GB RAM, 128 GB SSD (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$599.77
Microsoft Surface Go AmazonMicrosoft Surface Go LTE KFY-00001-10 In...Microsoft Surface Go LTE KFY-00001-10 Inch - Pentium Gold, 8GB RAM, 256GB SSD
Amazon logo
$675.99
Microsoft Surface Go AmazonMicrosoft Surface Go (Intel Pentium Gold...Microsoft Surface Go (Intel Pentium Gold, 8GB RAM, 128GB) (Renewed)
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$490.00
Microsoft Surface Go AmazonSurface Pro (5th Gen) (Intel Core m3, 4G...Surface Pro (5th Gen) (Intel Core m3, 4GB, 128GB SSD) with Surface Signature Type Cover – Platinum
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$629.00

Design

1.weight

432g

522g

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

8.3mm

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.Stylus included
Amazon Fire HD 10
Microsoft Surface Go
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.
4.height

159mm

175mm

The height represents the vertical dimension of the product. We consider a smaller height better because it assures easy maneuverability.
5.weather-sealed (splashproof)
Amazon Fire HD 10
Microsoft Surface Go
The device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures caused by dust, raindrops, and water splashes.
6.width

262mm

245mm

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

Display

1.resolution

1280 x 800px

1800 x 1200px

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.
2.pixel density

149ppi

217ppi

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.
3.screen size

10.1"

10"

The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.
4.has branded damage-resistant glass
Amazon Fire HD 10
Microsoft Surface Go
Damage-resistant glass (such as Corning Gorilla Glass or Asahi Dragontrail Glass) is thin, lightweight, and can withstand high levels of force.
5.has an IPS screen
Amazon Fire HD 10
Microsoft Surface Go
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.
6.has a touch screen
Amazon Fire HD 10
Microsoft Surface Go
You can operate the device easily, by pressing the screen with your fingers.

Performance

1.CPU speed

4 x 1.5GHz

2 x 1.6GHz

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.
2.RAM

1GB

8GB

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.has an external memory slot
Amazon Fire HD 10
Microsoft Surface Go
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.
4.internal storage

32GB

128GB

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.
5.Supports 64-bit
Amazon Fire HD 10
Microsoft Surface Go
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.

Cameras

1.megapixels (main camera)

5MP

8MP

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.
2.megapixels (front camera)

2MP

5MP

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
Microsoft Surface Go
A flash is good for low-light environments, and can sometimes be used as flashlight.
5.has a built-in HDR mode
Amazon Fire HD 10
Microsoft Surface Go
It can automatically shoot pictures with a higher dynamic range (HDR).
6.has a front camera
Amazon Fire HD 10
Microsoft Surface Go
A front camera, also called secondary camera, can be used for video chats/selfies.

Audio

1.has stereo speakers
Amazon Fire HD 10
Microsoft Surface Go
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
Microsoft Surface Go
With a standard mini jack socket, you can use the device with most headphones.
3.number of microphones

1

1

More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.
4.Has a radio
Amazon Fire HD 10
Microsoft Surface Go
A built-in FM radio tuner allows you to listen to most of the live-broadcasted FM radio stations without using the internet.

Battery

1.has a rechargeable battery
Amazon Fire HD 10
Microsoft Surface Go
The battery can be recharged and used over again.
2.has a battery level indicator
Amazon Fire HD 10
Microsoft Surface Go
An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.
3.has wireless charging
Amazon Fire HD 10
Microsoft Surface Go
The manufacturer offers a branded wireless charging kit. To charge the device, you simply put it down on its charging base.
4.has a removable battery
Amazon Fire HD 10
Microsoft Surface Go
The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.

Features

1.has an HDMI output
Amazon Fire HD 10
Microsoft Surface Go
Devices with a HDMI or mini HDMI port can transfer high definition video and audio to a display.
2.supports Wi-Fi 5 (802.11ac)
Amazon Fire HD 10
Microsoft Surface Go
802.11ac wireless works on the 5GHz frequency range. It offers higher transfer rates, improved reliability, and improved power consumption. It provides advantages for gaming and HD video streaming.
3.Supports widgets
Amazon Fire HD 10
Microsoft Surface Go (Windows 10)
You can add widgets to the home screen. This allows you to have more flexibility and to see information at a glance, without going into the app.
4.has NFC
Amazon Fire HD 10
Microsoft Surface Go
NFC (near-field communication) allows a device to perform simple wireless transactions.
5.is a multi-user system
Amazon Fire HD 10 (Fire OS 4.0)
Microsoft Surface Go (Windows 10)
A multi-user operating system allows multiple users to access the device. Each user has a dedicated profile with apps and data available only to them.
6.The browser has word wrap
Amazon Fire HD 10 (Fire OS 4.0)
Microsoft Surface Go (Windows 10)
The web browser has automatic word wrap when zooming, the user can easily read long lines without scrolling horizontally.

Miscellaneous

1.Has sleep-and-charge USB ports
Amazon Fire HD 10
Microsoft Surface Go
Sleep-and-charge USB ports can charge electronic devices when the laptop is in sleep mode, hibernate mode, or even switched off.
2.Has an optical disc drive
Amazon Fire HD 10
Microsoft Surface Go
An optical disc drive (ODD) allows you to read data from discs such as DVDs and Blu-Rays.
3.Has S/PDIF Out port
Amazon Fire HD 10
Microsoft Surface Go
S/PDIF is an interface used to transmit digital audio with high fidelity.
4.has a VGA connector
Amazon Fire HD 10
Microsoft Surface Go
VGA connector is a widespread connector and is found on many video cards, computer monitors, and some television sets.
5.Has a MagSafe power adapter
Amazon Fire HD 10
Microsoft Surface Go
The MagSafe power adapter uses a power connector that is attached magnetically. When pulled or tugged, the connector will come out of the socket safely.

Price comparison

Amazon Fire HD 10

Buy used:

$63.92

ProductStorePrice
Amazon Fire HD 10 AmazonFire HD 10 Tablet (10.1" 1080p full HD d...Fire HD 10 Tablet (10.1" 1080p full HD display, 64 GB) – Black
Amazon logo
$119.99
Amazon Fire HD 10 AmazonAll-new Fire HD 8 tablet, 8" HD display,...All-new Fire HD 8 tablet, 8" HD display, 32 GB, designed for portable entertainment, Black
Amazon logo
$54.99
Amazon Fire HD 10 AmazonAll-new Fire HD 8 Kids Edition tablet, 8...All-new Fire HD 8 Kids Edition tablet, 8" HD display, 32 GB, Blue Kid-Proof Case
Amazon logo
$79.99
Amazon Fire HD 10 AmazonAll-new Fire HD 8 Plus tablet, HD displa...All-new Fire HD 8 Plus tablet, HD display, 32 GB, our best 8" tablet for portable entertainment, Slate
Amazon logo
$74.99
Amazon Fire HD 10 AmazonFire 7 tablet (7" display, 32 GB) - Twil...Fire 7 tablet (7" display, 32 GB) - Twilight Blue
Amazon logo
$59.99
Amazon Fire HD 10 AmazonFire HD 10 Kids Edition Tablet – 10.1” 1...Fire HD 10 Kids Edition Tablet – 10.1” 1080p full HD display, 32 GB, Blue Kid-Proof Case
Amazon logo
$129.99
Amazon Fire HD 10 AmazonFire HD 10 Kids Tablet 32GB Pink with Am...Fire HD 10 Kids Tablet 32GB Pink with Amazon Exclusive Kids Tablet Backpack, Birds
Amazon logo
$159.98
Amazon Fire HD 10 AmazonFire HD 10 Kids Tablet 32GB Blue with Am...Fire HD 10 Kids Tablet 32GB Blue with Amazon Exclusive Kids Tablet Backpack, Layers
Amazon logo
$159.98
Amazon Fire HD 10 AmazonFire HD 10 Kids Tablet 32GB Pink with Am...Fire HD 10 Kids Tablet 32GB Pink with Amazon Exclusive Kids Tablet Backpack, Pink
Amazon logo
$159.98
Amazon Fire HD 10 walmartAmazon Fire HD 10" Case (2019/2017) With...Amazon Fire HD 10" Case (2019/2017) With Auto Sleep/Wake, Fire HD 10 9th/7th Gen EpicGadget Stand Lightweight Cover PU Leather Case For 2019/2017 Fire HD 10 + 1 Screen Protector + 1 Stylus (Hot Pink)
walmart logo
$9.67

Microsoft Surface Go

Buy used:

$289.00

ProductStorePrice
Microsoft Surface Go AmazonMicrosoft Surface Go (Intel Pentium Gold...Microsoft Surface Go (Intel Pentium Gold, 4GB RAM, 64GB) (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$379.00
Microsoft Surface Go AmazonMicrosoft Surface Go KCH-00001 128GB 10"...Microsoft Surface Go KCH-00001 128GB 10" WiFi + 4G LTE, Silver (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$430.00
Microsoft Surface Go AmazonMicrosoft Surface Go 2 10.5" (1920 x 128...Microsoft Surface Go 2 10.5" (1920 x 1280) Touchscreen Tablet, Intel Pentium 4425Y, 8GB RAM, 128GB SSD, Webcam, Wi-Fi, USB-C, Bluetooth 5.0, Win 10 w/Type Cover, Mytrix Digital Pen - Black
Amazon logo
$729.99
Microsoft Surface Go AmazonMicrosoft Surface Go with Type Cover Bun...Microsoft Surface Go with Type Cover Bundle 10" Touchscreen PixelSense Intel Pentium Gold 4415Y 128GB SSD Windows 10
Amazon logo
$621.99
Microsoft Surface Go AmazonMicrosoft Surface Go Win 10 Professional...Microsoft Surface Go Win 10 Professional JTS-00001-10 - Pentium Gold, 8 GB RAM, 128 GB SSD (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$599.77
Microsoft Surface Go AmazonMicrosoft Surface Go LTE KFY-00001-10 In...Microsoft Surface Go LTE KFY-00001-10 Inch - Pentium Gold, 8GB RAM, 256GB SSD
Amazon logo
$675.99
Microsoft Surface Go AmazonMicrosoft Surface Go (Intel Pentium Gold...Microsoft Surface Go (Intel Pentium Gold, 8GB RAM, 128GB) (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$490.00
Microsoft Surface Go AmazonSurface Pro (5th Gen) (Intel Core m3, 4G...Surface Pro (5th Gen) (Intel Core m3, 4GB, 128GB SSD) with Surface Signature Type Cover – Platinum
Amazon logo
$629.00

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