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Amazon Fire HD 8 (2017) 16GB

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Amazon Fire HD 8 (2017) 16GB review: specs and price

Amazon Fire HD 8 (2017) 16GB
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Amazon Fire HD 8 (2017) 16GB

Why is Amazon Fire HD 8 (2017) 16GB better than the average?

  • CPU speed
    4 x 1.3GHzvs4.23GHz
  • Weight
    369gvs511.54g
  • Height
    128mmvs160.4mm
  • Width
    214mmvs232.45mm
  • Bluetooth version
    4vs3.63
  • Volume
    265.7cm³vs363.69cm³
  • Battery life
    ?

    12hvs11.41h
  • Bits executed at a time
    ?

    128vs124.19

Price comparison

Design

1.thickness
?

Best

Lenovo Yoga Tab 3 Pro

4.6mm

9.7mm

2.weight
?

Best

Acer Iconia W510-1674

0.51g

369g

3.Has a stylus
?

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.

For example

Samsung Galaxy Tab Active Pro Wi-Fi

Amazon Fire HD 8 (2017) 16GB
4.height
?

Best

Dell Venue 10 7000

14mm

128mm

5.width
?

Best

Dell Venue 10 7000

14mm

214mm

6.volume
?

Best

Chromo Inc 7" (Android 4.1)

108.46cm³

265.7cm³

Display

1.resolution
?

Best

Panasonic UT-MB5

2560 x 3840px

1280 x 800px

2.pixel density
?

Best

Teclast M8

359ppi

189ppi

3.screen size
?

The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.

Best

Wacom Cintiq 22HD

21.5"

8"

4.has branded damage-resistant glass
?

Damage-resistant glass (such as Corning Gorilla Glass or Asahi Dragontrail Glass) is thin, lightweight, and can withstand high levels of force.

For example

Alcatel Joy Tab

Amazon Fire HD 8 (2017) 16GB
5.has an IPS screen
?

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.

Amazon Fire HD 8 (2017) 16GB
6.LCD display with 3 subpixels per pixels
?

The device has an LCD display with 3 subpixels per pixel, resulting in sharp and crisp images. Pixels in some displays (like AMOLED) share one subpixel to preserve space. This can result in a less crisp, slightly blurred image.

Amazon Fire HD 8 (2017) 16GB

Performance

1.CPU speed
?

Best

Samsung Galaxy Book 2

8 x 2.36GHz

4 x 1.3GHz

2.has an external memory slot
?

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.

Amazon Fire HD 8 (2017) 16GB
3.RAM
?

Best

Google Pixel Slate

16GB

1.5GB

4.Supports 64-bit
?

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.

Amazon Fire HD 8 (2017) 16GB
5.internal storage
?

Best

Apple iPad Pro 11" (2018)

1000GB

16GB

6.Has AES
?

AES is used to speed up encryption and decryption.

Amazon Fire HD 8 (2017) 16GB

Cameras

1.megapixels (main camera)
?

Best

Samsung Galaxy Tab S6 LTE

13 & 5MP

2MP

2.has a flash
?

A flash is good for low-light environments, and can sometimes be used as flashlight.

For example

Samsung Galaxy Tab Active Pro Wi-Fi

Amazon Fire HD 8 (2017) 16GB
3.has a CMOS sensor
?

CMOS image sensors are slowly replacing CCD sensors, due to reduced power consumption and better image quality. They can be very compact and cost relatively little to produce.

Amazon Fire HD 8 (2017) 16GB
4.Can create panoramas in-camera
?

It allows you to take multiple photos capturing different parts of the scene, and then joins them together into a single photo.

Amazon Fire HD 8 (2017) 16GB
5.has 3D photo/video recording capabilities
?

The device captures 3D still photos and/or 3D videos due to two separate lenses.

For example

Acer Aspire Switch 12 S

Amazon Fire HD 8 (2017) 16GB

Audio

1.has stereo speakers
?

Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound from independent channels on both left and right sides, creating a richer sound and a better experience.

Amazon Fire HD 8 (2017) 16GB
2.has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
?

With a standard mini jack socket, you can use the device with most headphones.

Amazon Fire HD 8 (2017) 16GB
3.number of microphones
?

More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.

Best

Acer Aspire Switch 12 S

3

1

4.Has a radio
?

A built-in FM radio tuner allows you to listen to most of the live-broadcasted FM radio stations without using the internet.

For example

Lenovo Tab M10 FHD (16GB / 2GB RAM)

Amazon Fire HD 8 (2017) 16GB

Battery

1.battery power
?

Best

Samsung Galaxy View2

12000mAh

4750mAh

2.Battery life
?

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.

Best

Samsung Galaxy Tab A 8.0 (2017)

36h

12h

3.has a battery level indicator
?

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

Amazon Fire HD 8 (2017) 16GB
4.has wireless charging
?

The manufacturer offers a branded wireless charging kit. To charge the device, you simply put it down on its charging base.

For example

Google Nexus 7 (2013) LTE

Amazon Fire HD 8 (2017) 16GB
5.has a rechargeable battery
?

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

Amazon Fire HD 8 (2017) 16GB
6.has a removable battery
?

The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.

For example

Samsung Galaxy Tab Active Pro Wi-Fi

Amazon Fire HD 8 (2017) 16GB

Features

1.Is a multi-user system
Amazon Fire HD 8 (2017) 16GB
2.Is free and open source
?

Anyone is free to use, copy, study, and change the software in any way, and the source code is openly shared so that people are encouraged to voluntarily improve the design of the software.

Amazon Fire HD 8 (2017) 16GB
3.Supports widgets
?

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.

Amazon Fire HD 8 (2017) 16GB
4.Has offline voice recognition
?

Offline voice recognition enables you to perform voice actions, like dictating texts or using various voice commands, without an internet connection.

Amazon Fire HD 8 (2017) 16GB
5.Supports Java
Amazon Fire HD 8 (2017) 16GB
6.Has 802.11n Wi-Fi connection
?

802.11n is a wireless standard released in 2009. It has faster transfer rates and improved security compared to its predecessors - a, b and g.

Amazon Fire HD 8 (2017) 16GB

Miscellaneous

1.Has an ultra power-saving mode
?

The ultra power-saving mode, also called low power mode, is an effective way to extend the battery life of the device. Usually, it involves limiting screen brightness and contrast, disabling location services, restricting connectivity, and turning off nonessential apps.

Amazon Fire HD 8 (2017) 16GB

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