Amazon Kindle Fire HDXApple iPad Air
Top 53%625 points
Top 53%
Top 45%735 points
Top 45%
vs
Top specs and features

Amazon Kindle Fire HDX vs Apple iPad Air: 62 facts in comparison

1. total clock speed

3.38x faster CPU clock speed.

2. resolution

26.76% higher resolution.
1536 x 2048px

3. RAM

1GB more RAM memory.

4. screen size

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

5. pixel density

22.35% higher pixel density.

6. thickness

1.4mm thinner.

7. has stereo speakers

Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound that surrounds the user from left and right side, creating a richer sound and a better experience.
Amazon Kindle Fire HDX
Apple iPad Air
57% have it

8. has USB mass storage support

It can transfer files, music, photos via USB, no need to install additional software.
Amazon Kindle Fire HDX
Apple iPad Air
87% have it

9. 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 HDX
Apple iPad Air
34% have it

10. plays Adobe Flash

Adobe Flash with video and sound is supported in the device's browser.
Amazon Kindle Fire HDX(Android 4.2 Jelly Bean (API level 17))
Apple iPad Air
53% have it

11. 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 HDX(Android 4.2 Jelly Bean (API level 17))
Apple iPad Air
87% have it

12. width

54.6mm narrower.

13. Is a multi-user system

Amazon Kindle Fire HDX(Android 4.2 Jelly Bean (API level 17))
Apple iPad Air
48% have it

14. height

42.5mm shorter.

15. 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 HDX(Android 4.2 Jelly Bean (API level 17))
Apple iPad Air
67% have it

16. 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 HDX
Apple iPad Air
51% have it

17. volume

31.31% less body volume.

18. 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 applications.
Amazon Kindle Fire HDX
Apple iPad Air
20% have it

19. Supports OpenGL ES 3.0, allowing for improved game graphics

Amazon Kindle Fire HDX
Apple iPad Air(iOS 7.0)
33% have it

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

Amazon Kindle Fire HDX(Android 4.2 Jelly Bean (API level 17))
Apple iPad Air
66% 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 HDX(Android 4.2 Jelly Bean (API level 17))
Apple iPad Air
67% have it

22. 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 Kindle Fire HDX(Android 4.2 Jelly Bean (API level 17))
Apple iPad Air
39% have it

23. has a built-in HDR mode

It can automatically shoot pictures with a higher dynamic range (HDR).
Amazon Kindle Fire HDX
Apple iPad Air
20% have it

24. has touch autofocus

The autofocus is immediately set to the subject by just touching it on the touch screen.
Amazon Kindle Fire HDX
Apple iPad Air
25% have it

25. Supports Java

Amazon Kindle Fire HDX(Android 4.2 Jelly Bean (API level 17))
Apple iPad Air
67% have it

Top 10 tablets

Add to comparison
  • Amazon Kindle Fire HDX
  • Apple iPad Air
Compare
This page is currently only available in English.