Comparing Amazon Fire Phone vs Apple iPhone 5S

1. Amazon Fire Phone

29 Reasons why Amazon Fire Phone is better

Comparing Amazon Fire Phone vs Apple iPhone 5S

1.Considerably more battery power
2400mAhvs 1570mAh (Apple iPhone 5S)
2.Distinctly faster CPU clock speed
4 x 2.2GHzvs 2 x 1.3GHz (Apple iPhone 5S)
3.Bigger screen size
4.7"vs 4" (Apple iPhone 5S)
The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.
4.Substantially more megapixels (photo)
13MPvs 8MP (Apple iPhone 5S)
5.Way more RAM memory
2GBvs 1GB (Apple iPhone 5S)
6.Has branded damage resistant glass
Yesvs No (Apple iPhone 5S)
Damage resistant glass (such as Corning Gorilla Glass or Asahi Dragontrail Glass) is thin and lightweight, and can withstand high levels of force.
7.Has stereo speakers
Yesvs No (Apple iPhone 5S)
Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound that surrounds the user from left and right side, creating a richer sound and a better experience.
8.Has built-in optical image stabilization
Yesvs No (Apple iPhone 5S)
Optical image stabilization uses gyroscopic sensors to detect the vibrations of the camera. The lens adjusts the optical path accordingly, ensuring that any type of motion blur is corrected before the sensor captures the image.
9.Has a radio
Yesvs No (Apple iPhone 5S)
It works as an FM radio with included headsets
10.Can be charged via standard USB cable
Yesvs No (Apple iPhone 5S)
It can be charged and operated with a standard USB cable connected to your computer, or with a USB power supply.
11.Has USB mass storage support
Yesvs No (Apple iPhone 5S)
It can transfer files, music, photos via USB, no need to install additional software.
12.Vastly faster downloads
150MBits/svs 100MBits/s (Apple iPhone 5S)
13.Has a dedicated camera button
Yesvs No (Apple iPhone 5S)
A dedicated camera button allows you to take snapshots more easily.
14.Has NFC
Yesvs No (Apple iPhone 5S)
NFC (near field communication) allows a device to perform simple wireless transactions.
15.Has fast 802.11ac WiFi connection
Yesvs No (Apple iPhone 5S)
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.
16.Significantly wider aperture at minimum focal length
2vs 2.2 (Apple iPhone 5S)
With a wider aperture the sensor can capture more light, helping to avoid blur by enabling a faster shutter speed. It also provides a shallow depth of field, allowing you to blur the background to focus attention on the subject.
17.Faster photo autofocus due to a phase detection autofocus when shooting pictures
Yesvs No (Apple iPhone 5S)
A phase detection autofocus is much faster than a contrast detection autofocus and allows sharper images.
18.Displays 3D
Yesvs No (Apple iPhone 5S)
The device can display 3D images without the need for wearing special 3D glasses. The display's special construction allows viewers to get a sense of an image´s depth by tailoring its position to fit the user's perspective.
19.Has motion tracking
Yesvs No (Apple iPhone 5S)
The device tracks the user's motion and gestures, enabling you to use some features without touching the display.
Fire OS 3.5.0
Yesvs No (Apple iPhone 5S)
Qualcomm Snapdragon 800
Yesvs No (Apple iPhone 5S)
Amazon Fire Phone
Amazon Fire Phone specs
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2. Apple iPhone 5S

31 Reasons why Apple iPhone 5S is better

Comparing Apple iPhone 5S vs Amazon Fire Phone

1.Vastly higher pixel density
326ppivs 312ppi (Amazon Fire Phone)
112gvs 160g (Amazon Fire Phone)
7.6mmvs 8.9mm (Amazon Fire Phone)
4.Direct updates by OS vendor
Yesvs No (Amazon Fire Phone)
It can be updated directly by the OS vendor, so no need to wait until the manufacturer or network provider releases an update.
5.Has a dual-LED flash
Yesvs No (Amazon Fire Phone)
A dual-led flash has led lights with different color temperatures, delivering a better color balance to photos and videos.
58.6mmvs 66.5mm (Amazon Fire Phone)
123.8mmvs 139mm (Amazon Fire Phone)
8.Has a fingerprint scanner
Yesvs No (Amazon Fire Phone)
The device has a fingerprint scanner which identifies the user.
9.Has a BSI sensor
Yesvs No (Amazon Fire Phone)
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.
10.Has a video light
Yesvs No (Amazon Fire Phone)
A video light helps when recording a movie in low-light situation like a party.
11.Clearly higher GeekBench result
1347vs 923 (Amazon Fire Phone)
This is a cross-platform benchmark that measures the performance of the CPU. (Source: Primate Labs, 2016)
12.Has a serial shot mode
Yesvs No (Amazon Fire Phone)
You can shoot multiple pictures in a row.
13.Has a CMOS sensor
Yesvs No (Amazon Fire Phone)
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.
14.Has manual ISO
Yesvs No (Amazon Fire Phone)
This allows to manually set the ISO level.
15.Supports 64-bit
Yesvs No (Amazon Fire Phone)
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 applications.
16.Has a built-in HDR mode
Yesvs No (Amazon Fire Phone)
It can automatically shoot pictures with a higher dynamic range (HDR).
17.Has AF tracking
Yesvs No (Amazon Fire Phone)
With AF tracking, once you choose the subject and press the shutter release part way down, as the subject moves, the autofocus will follow it. No more out of focus shots.
18.Has AirPlay
Yesvs No (Amazon Fire Phone)
AirPlay allows wireless connection of Apple devices with external screens or speakers. You may stream computer screen, video and music from iOS devices, play games like on consoles or present your slideshows easily on your TV.
19.Has voice commands
Yesvs No (Amazon Fire Phone)
You can use your voice to control key functions of the device and you can easily access your device without pushing any button.
20.Has a dedicated "silent mode" switch
A dedicated switch to toggle silent mode can be very useful, because you don't have to get the device out of your pocket to toggle it, and can always be sure that there will be no interruptions in meetings etc.
Apple A7
Yesvs No (Amazon Fire Phone)
IOS 7.0
Yesvs No (Amazon Fire Phone)
Apple iPhone 5S
Apple iPhone 5S specs
Apple iPhone 5S features
Apple iPhone 5S pros and cons
Apple iPhone 5S advantages
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