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Apple iPad Pro 9.7"

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Kindle Fire HD 8.9" 32GB

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Apple iPad Pro 9.7" vs Kindle Fire HD 8.9" 32GB

Apple iPad Pro 9.7"
Kindle Fire HD 8.9" 32GB

Why is Apple iPad Pro 9.7" better than Kindle Fire HD 8.9" 32GB?

  • 2.8mm thinner
    6.1mmvs8.9mm
  • 131g lighter
    444gvs575g
  • Has NFC
  • Has a flash
  • Has fast 802.11ac WiFi connection
  • 29.16% less body volume
    248.15cm³vs350.304cm³
  • Supports 64-bit
  • Supports OpenGL ES 3.0, allowing for improved game graphics

Why is Kindle Fire HD 8.9" 32GB better than Apple iPad Pro 9.7"?

  • Has a HDMI output
  • 5.5mm shorter
    164mmvs169.5mm
  • Is free and open source
  • Supports Java

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Design

1.thickness

6.1mm

8.9mm

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4.6mm

2.weight

444g

575g

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0.51g

3.width

240mm

240mm

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14mm

4.height

169.5mm

164mm

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14mm

5.volume

248.15cm³

350.3cm³

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6.has a QWERTY keyboard
Apple iPad Pro 9.7"
Kindle Fire HD 8.9" 32GB

Text messaging is much faster due to a hardware keyboard.

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Display

1.resolution

2048 x 1536px

1200 x 1920px

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Panasonic UT-MB5

2560 x 3840px

2.pixel density

264ppi

254ppi

Best

Samsung Galaxy Note 8 32GB WiFi + 3G

521ppi

3.screen size

9.7"

8.9"

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

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21.5"

4.every pixel has three subpixels
Apple iPad Pro 9.7"
Kindle Fire HD 8.9" 32GB

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.

5.has an IPS screen
Apple iPad Pro 9.7"
Kindle Fire HD 8.9" 32GB

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.

6.has a anti-reflection coating
Apple iPad Pro 9.7"
Kindle Fire HD 8.9" 32GB

This helps to reduce the reflection from your device.

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Performance

1.CPU speed

2 x 2.2GHz

2 x 1.5GHz

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8 x 2.36GHz

2.RAM

2GB

1GB

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Google Pixel Slate

16GB

3.Has integrated LTE
Apple iPad Pro 9.7"
Kindle Fire HD 8.9" 32GB

The system on a chip (SoC) has an integrated LTE cellular chip. LTE is capable of downloading at faster speeds than older, 3G technology.

4.internal storage

256GB

32GB

Best

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1000GB

5.Supports 64-bit
Apple iPad Pro 9.7"
Kindle Fire HD 8.9" 32GB

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.

6.Has dynamic frequency scaling
Apple iPad Pro 9.7"
Kindle Fire HD 8.9" 32GB

Dynamic frequency scaling is a technology that allows the processor to conserve power and reduce noise when it is under a light load.

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Cameras

1.megapixels

12MP

1.3MP

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Samsung Galaxy Note 8 32GB WiFi + 3G

24MP

2.has a CMOS sensor
Apple iPad Pro 9.7"
Kindle Fire HD 8.9" 32GB

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.

3.has a flash
Apple iPad Pro 9.7"
Kindle Fire HD 8.9" 32GB

A flash is good for low-light environments, and can sometimes be used as flashlight.

4.has touch autofocus
Apple iPad Pro 9.7"
Kindle Fire HD 8.9" 32GB

The autofocus is immediately set to the subject by just touching it on the touch screen.

5.has a built-in HDR mode
Apple iPad Pro 9.7"
Kindle Fire HD 8.9" 32GB

It can automatically shoot pictures with a higher dynamic range (HDR).

6.Can create panoramas in-camera
Apple iPad Pro 9.7"
Kindle Fire HD 8.9" 32GB

It allows you to take multiple photos capturing different parts of the scene, and then joins them together into a single photo.

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Audio

1.has stereo speakers
Apple iPad Pro 9.7"
Kindle Fire HD 8.9" 32GB

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
Apple iPad Pro 9.7"
Kindle Fire HD 8.9" 32GB

With a standard mini jack socket, you can use the device with most headphones.

3.number of microphones

2

1

More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.

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4.has a radio
Apple iPad Pro 9.7"
Kindle Fire HD 8.9" 32GB

It works as an FM radio with included headsets

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Battery

1.has a rechargeable battery
Apple iPad Pro 9.7"
Kindle Fire HD 8.9" 32GB

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

2.has a battery level indicator
Apple iPad Pro 9.7"
Kindle Fire HD 8.9" 32GB

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

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Features

1.Has fast 802.11ac WiFi connection
Apple iPad Pro 9.7"
Kindle Fire HD 8.9" 32GB

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.

2.Has a fingerprint scanner
Apple iPad Pro 9.7"
Kindle Fire HD 8.9" 32GB

The device has a fingerprint scanner which identifies the user.

3.Is free and open source
Apple iPad Pro 9.7"
Kindle Fire HD 8.9" 32GB

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.

4.Supports widgets
Apple iPad Pro 9.7"
Kindle Fire HD 8.9" 32GB

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.

5.has a HDMI output
Apple iPad Pro 9.7"
Kindle Fire HD 8.9" 32GB

Devices with a HDMI or mini HDMI port can transfer high definition video and audio to a display.

6.Supports Java
Apple iPad Pro 9.7"
Kindle Fire HD 8.9" 32GB

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Miscellaneous

1.has a 24p cinema mode
Apple iPad Pro 9.7"
Kindle Fire HD 8.9" 32GB

24p is a video format (24 frames per second) traditionally used in cinema. Nowadays, it is used to create film-like motion characteristics.

For example

Amazon Kindle Fire HD

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