31points

Amazon Fire HD 8

71points

Huawei MediaPad M5 8.4"

Huawei MediaPad M5 8.4"
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Amazon Fire HD 8 vs Huawei MediaPad M5 8.4"

Amazon Fire HD 8
Huawei MediaPad M5 8.4"

Why is Amazon Fire HD 8 better than Huawei MediaPad M5 8.4"?

  • 5g lighter
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    311gvs316g
  • Has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
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Why is Huawei MediaPad M5 8.4" better than Amazon Fire HD 8?

  • 4x higher resolution
    ?

    2560 x 1600pxvs1280 x 800px
  • 3.15x faster CPU speed
    ?

    8 x 2.36GHzvs4 x 1.5GHz
  • 3GB more RAM memory
    ?

    4GBvs1GB
  • 1.9x higher pixel density
    ?

    359ppivs189ppi
  • 5% bigger screen size
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    8.4"vs8"
  • 48GB more internal storage
    ?

    64GBvs16GB
  • 0.4mm thinner
    ?

    7.3mmvs7.7mm
  • 2.6x more megapixels (main camera)
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    13MPvs5MP

Price comparison

Amazon Fire HD 8

ProductStorePrice
Amazon Fire HD 8 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 8 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 8 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 8 AmazonFire HD 10 Tablet (10.1" 1080p full HD d...Fire HD 10 Tablet (10.1" 1080p full HD display, 32 GB) – Black – Without Ads
Amazon logo
$94.99
Amazon Fire HD 8 AmazonFire HD 10 Kids Edition Tablet – 10.1” 1...Fire HD 10 Kids Edition Tablet – 10.1” 1080p full HD display, 32 GB, Pink Kid-Proof Case
Amazon logo
$129.99
Amazon Fire HD 8 AmazonAll-new Fire HD 8 Kids Edition tablet 2-...All-new Fire HD 8 Kids Edition tablet 2-pack, 8" HD display, 32 GB, Blue/Pink Kid-Proof Case
Amazon logo
$159.98
Amazon Fire HD 8 AmazonAll-new Fire HD 8 Kids Edition tablet 2-...All-new Fire HD 8 Kids Edition tablet 2-pack, 8" HD display, 32 GB, Pink/Purple Kid-Proof Case
Amazon logo
$159.98
Amazon Fire HD 8 AmazonAll-new Fire HD 8 Kids Edition tablet 2-...All-new Fire HD 8 Kids Edition tablet 2-pack, 8" HD display, 32 GB, Blue/Purple Kid-Proof Case
Amazon logo
$159.98
Amazon Fire HD 8 AmazonFire HD 8 Tablet (8" HD Display, 32 GB) ...Fire HD 8 Tablet (8" HD Display, 32 GB) - Black (Previous Generation - 8th)
Amazon logo
$109.99
Amazon Fire HD 8 AmazonFire HD 8 Kids Tablet 32GB Blue with Mad...Fire HD 8 Kids Tablet 32GB Blue with Made for Amazon Kids Tablet Backpack, Layers
Amazon logo
$104.98

Huawei MediaPad M5 8.4"

Buy used:

$336.00

ProductStorePrice
Huawei MediaPad M5 8.4" AmazonHuawei MediaPad M5 Lite Tablet with 10.1...Huawei MediaPad M5 Lite Tablet with 10.1" FHD Display, Octa Core, Quick Charge, Quad Harman Kardon-Tuned Speakers, WiFi Only, 3GB+32GB, M-Pen Lite Stylus Included, Space Gray (US Warranty)
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$203.75

Design

1.weight

311g

316g

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

7.3mm

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 8
Huawei MediaPad M5 8.4"
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

128mm

124.8mm

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 8
Huawei MediaPad M5 8.4"
The device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures caused by dust, raindrops, and water splashes.
6.width

214mm

212.6mm

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

2560 x 1600px

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

189ppi

359ppi

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

8"

8.4"

The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.
4.has branded damage-resistant glass
Amazon Fire HD 8
Huawei MediaPad M5 8.4"
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 8
Huawei MediaPad M5 8.4"
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 8
Huawei MediaPad M5 8.4"
You can operate the device easily, by pressing the screen with your fingers.

Performance

1.CPU speed

4 x 1.5GHz

8 x 2.36GHz

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

4GB

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 8
Huawei MediaPad M5 8.4"
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

16GB

64GB

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 8
Huawei MediaPad M5 8.4" (HiSilicon Kirin 960)
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.
6.Has integrated LTE
Amazon Fire HD 8
Huawei MediaPad M5 8.4" (HiSilicon Kirin 960)
The system on a chip (SoC) has an integrated LTE cellular chip. LTE is capable of downloading at faster speeds than older, 3G technology.

Cameras

1.megapixels (main camera)

5MP

13MP

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

8MP

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 8
Huawei MediaPad M5 8.4"
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 8
Huawei MediaPad M5 8.4"
It can automatically shoot pictures with a higher dynamic range (HDR).
6.has a front camera
Amazon Fire HD 8
Huawei MediaPad M5 8.4"
A front camera, also called secondary camera, can be used for video chats/selfies.

Audio

1.has stereo speakers
Amazon Fire HD 8
Huawei MediaPad M5 8.4"
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 8
Huawei MediaPad M5 8.4"
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 8
Huawei MediaPad M5 8.4"
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 8
Huawei MediaPad M5 8.4"
Phones with physical keyboards have dedicated media keys, such as: play, stop, next, previous, volume up/down, etc.

Battery

1.has a battery level indicator
Amazon Fire HD 8
Huawei MediaPad M5 8.4"
An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.
2.has a rechargeable battery
Amazon Fire HD 8
Huawei MediaPad M5 8.4"
The battery can be recharged and used over again.
3.has wireless charging
Amazon Fire HD 8
Huawei MediaPad M5 8.4"
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 8
Huawei MediaPad M5 8.4"
The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.

Features

1.has an HDMI output
Amazon Fire HD 8
Huawei MediaPad M5 8.4"
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 8
Huawei MediaPad M5 8.4"
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 8
Huawei MediaPad M5 8.4" (Android 8.0 Oreo)
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 8
Huawei MediaPad M5 8.4"
NFC (near-field communication) allows a device to perform simple wireless transactions.
5.is a multi-user system
Amazon Fire HD 8 (Fire OS 4.0)
Huawei MediaPad M5 8.4" (Android 8.0 Oreo)
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 8 (Fire OS 4.0)
Huawei MediaPad M5 8.4" (Android 8.0 Oreo)
The web browser has automatic word wrap when zooming, the user can easily read long lines without scrolling horizontally.

Miscellaneous

1.Has an ultra power-saving mode
Amazon Fire HD 8
Huawei MediaPad M5 8.4" (Android 8.0 Oreo)
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.

Price comparison

Amazon Fire HD 8

ProductStorePrice
Amazon Fire HD 8 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 8 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 8 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 8 AmazonFire HD 10 Tablet (10.1" 1080p full HD d...Fire HD 10 Tablet (10.1" 1080p full HD display, 32 GB) – Black – Without Ads
Amazon logo
$94.99
Amazon Fire HD 8 AmazonFire HD 10 Kids Edition Tablet – 10.1” 1...Fire HD 10 Kids Edition Tablet – 10.1” 1080p full HD display, 32 GB, Pink Kid-Proof Case
Amazon logo
$129.99
Amazon Fire HD 8 AmazonAll-new Fire HD 8 Kids Edition tablet 2-...All-new Fire HD 8 Kids Edition tablet 2-pack, 8" HD display, 32 GB, Blue/Pink Kid-Proof Case
Amazon logo
$159.98
Amazon Fire HD 8 AmazonAll-new Fire HD 8 Kids Edition tablet 2-...All-new Fire HD 8 Kids Edition tablet 2-pack, 8" HD display, 32 GB, Pink/Purple Kid-Proof Case
Amazon logo
$159.98
Amazon Fire HD 8 AmazonAll-new Fire HD 8 Kids Edition tablet 2-...All-new Fire HD 8 Kids Edition tablet 2-pack, 8" HD display, 32 GB, Blue/Purple Kid-Proof Case
Amazon logo
$159.98
Amazon Fire HD 8 AmazonFire HD 8 Tablet (8" HD Display, 32 GB) ...Fire HD 8 Tablet (8" HD Display, 32 GB) - Black (Previous Generation - 8th)
Amazon logo
$109.99
Amazon Fire HD 8 AmazonFire HD 8 Kids Tablet 32GB Blue with Mad...Fire HD 8 Kids Tablet 32GB Blue with Made for Amazon Kids Tablet Backpack, Layers
Amazon logo
$104.98

Huawei MediaPad M5 8.4"

Buy used:

$336.00

ProductStorePrice
Huawei MediaPad M5 8.4" AmazonHuawei MediaPad M5 Lite Tablet with 10.1...Huawei MediaPad M5 Lite Tablet with 10.1" FHD Display, Octa Core, Quick Charge, Quad Harman Kardon-Tuned Speakers, WiFi Only, 3GB+32GB, M-Pen Lite Stylus Included, Space Gray (US Warranty)
Amazon logo
$203.75

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