Amazon Kindle Fire HDXApple iPad Air
Top 64%908 points
Top 64%
Top 49%1,290 points
Top 49%
Amazon Kindle Fire HDX
Apple iPad Air
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Top specs and features

Amazon Kindle Fire HDX vs Apple iPad Air: 61 facts in comparison

1. total clock speed

3.38x faster CPU clock speed.
4 x 2.2GHz
Huawei MediaPad M5 10.8" 32GB: 8 x 2.36GHz
2 x 1.3GHz

2. resolution

36.53% higher resolution.
1200 x 1920px
Panasonic UT-MB5: 2560 x 3840px
1536 x 2048px

3. RAM

1GB more RAM memory.
2GB
Microsoft Surface Pro (2017) Intel Core i7 / 512GB SSD / 16GB RAM: 16GB
1GB

4. screen size

The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.
7"
Wacom Cintiq 22HD: 21.5"
9.7"

5. pixel density

22.35% higher pixel density.
323ppi
Huawei MediaPad M5 8.4" 32GB: 359ppi
264ppi

6. thickness

1.4mm thinner.
8.9mm
Lenovo Yoga Tab 3 Pro: 4.6mm
7.5mm

7. 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 HDX
Apple iPad Air
58% 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
82% 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
31% have it

10. 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

11. width

54.6mm narrower.
185.4mm
HP Slate 6 VoiceTab: 83.2mm
240mm

12. Is a multi-user system

Amazon Kindle Fire HDX(Android 4.2 Jelly Bean (API level 17))
Apple iPad Air
49% have it

13. height

42.5mm shorter.
127mm
Panasonic Toughpad FZ-X1: 87mm
169.5mm

14. 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

15. 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
55% have it

16. volume

31.31% less body volume.
209.56cm³
ZTE Grand X View 2: 252.63cm³
305.1cm³

17. 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
25% have it

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

Amazon Kindle Fire HDX(Android 4.2 Jelly Bean (API level 17))
Apple iPad Air
65% have it

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

Amazon Kindle Fire HDX
Apple iPad Air(iOS 7.0)
37% have it

20. 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
66% have it

21. 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
28% 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
40% have it

23. 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 HDX
Apple iPad Air
92% have it

24. Supports Java

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

25. has a built-in HDR mode

It can automatically shoot pictures with a higher dynamic range (HDR).
Amazon Kindle Fire HDX
Apple iPad Air
21% have it

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