Amazon Kindle Fire HD 16GB
Amazon Kindle Fire HD 16GB
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Amazon Kindle Fire HD 16GB review: 57 facts and highlights

1. total clock speed

2 x 1.2GHz
Huawei MediaPad M5 10.8" 32GB: 8 x 2.36GHz

2. resolution

800 x 1280px
Panasonic UT-MB5: 2560 x 3840px

3. RAM

0.5GB
Google Pixel Slate: 16GB

4. screen size

The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.
7"
Wacom Cintiq 22HD: 21.5"

5. pixel density

170ppi
Huawei MediaPad M5 8.4" 32GB: 359ppi

6. battery power

4400mAh
Apple iPad 4 128GB WiFi + Cellular: 11560mAh

7. thickness

11.4mm
Lenovo Yoga Tab 3 Pro: 4.6mm

8. weight

395g
Acer Iconia W510-1674: 0.51g

9. 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 Kindle Fire HD 16GB
58% have it

10. megapixels

1.3MP
Toshiba Encore 2 10: 15MP

11. has a HDMI output

Devices with a HDMI or mini HDMI port can transfer high definition video and audio to a display.
Amazon Kindle Fire HD 16GB
31% have it

12. internal storage

16GB
Microsoft Surface Pro 6: 1000GB

13. width

190mm
HP Slate 6 VoiceTab: 83.2mm

14. 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 Kindle Fire HD 16GB(Android 4.0.3–4.0.4 Ice Cream Sandwich (API level 15))
87% have it

15. height

120mm
Panasonic Toughpad FZ-X1: 87mm

16. 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.
Amazon Kindle Fire HD 16GB
18% have it

17. The browser has word wrap

The web browser has automatic word wrap when zooming, the user can easily read long lines without scrolling horizontally.
Amazon Kindle Fire HD 16GB(Android 4.0.3–4.0.4 Ice Cream Sandwich (API level 15))
68% have it

18. has an IPS screen

IPS (In-Plane Switching) is a technology used for LCDs. It was designed to overcome the main limitations of normal TFTs TN-matrices: relatively slow response times, small viewing angles and low quality color reproduction.
Amazon Kindle Fire HD 16GB
55% have it

19. volume

259.92cm³
Chromo Inc 7" (Android 4.1): 108.46cm³

20. Allows app installs on the device's external storage

Amazon Kindle Fire HD 16GB(Android 4.0.3–4.0.4 Ice Cream Sandwich (API level 15))
65% have it

21. 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 Kindle Fire HD 16GB(Android 4.0.3–4.0.4 Ice Cream Sandwich (API level 15))
66% have it

22. every pixel has three subpixels

The device has a display with three full subpixels per pixel, resulting in a sharp and crisp picture. Pixels in some displays (like AMOLED) share one subpixel to preserve space. This can result in a less crisp, slightly blurred image.
Amazon Kindle Fire HD 16GB
91% have it

23. Supports Java

Amazon Kindle Fire HD 16GB(Android 4.0.3–4.0.4 Ice Cream Sandwich (API level 15))
66% have it

24. USB version

Newer USB versions are faster and have better power management.
2
Samsung Galaxy Tab S4 10.5" LTE (64GB / 4GB RAM): 3.1

25. number of microphones

More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.
1
Acer Aspire Switch 12 S: 3

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