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Amazon Kindle Fire HDX 8.9" vs Kindle Fire HD 8.9" 32GB: 53 facts in comparison

1. total clock speed

2.93x faster CPU clock speed.

2. resolution

1.78x higher resolution.
1200 x 1920px

3. RAM

1GB more RAM memory.

4. screen size

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

5. pixel density

33.46% higher pixel density.

6. thickness

1mm 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 8.9"
Kindle Fire HD 8.9" 32GB
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 8.9"
Kindle Fire HD 8.9" 32GB
85% 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 8.9"
Kindle Fire HD 8.9" 32GB
33% have it

10. plays Adobe Flash

Adobe Flash with video and sound is supported in the device's browser.
Amazon Kindle Fire HDX 8.9"(Android 4.2 Jelly Bean (API level 17))
Kindle Fire HD 8.9" 32GB
54% 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 8.9"(Android 4.2 Jelly Bean (API level 17))
Kindle Fire HD 8.9" 32GB(Android 2.0.1 Eclair (API level 6))
87% have it

12. width

9mm narrower.

13. Is a multi-user system

Amazon Kindle Fire HDX 8.9"(Android 4.2 Jelly Bean (API level 17))
Kindle Fire HD 8.9" 32GB
47% have it

14. height

6.5mm 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 8.9"(Android 4.2 Jelly Bean (API level 17))
Kindle Fire HD 8.9" 32GB
66% 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 8.9"
Kindle Fire HD 8.9" 32GB
52% have it

17. volume

17.08% less body volume.
346.72cm³

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

Amazon Kindle Fire HDX 8.9"(Android 4.2 Jelly Bean (API level 17))
Kindle Fire HD 8.9" 32GB
64% have it

19. 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 8.9"(Android 4.2 Jelly Bean (API level 17))
Kindle Fire HD 8.9" 32GB(Android 2.0.1 Eclair (API level 6))
65% have it

20. 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 8.9"(Android 4.2 Jelly Bean (API level 17))
Kindle Fire HD 8.9" 32GB
38% have it

21. Supports Java

Amazon Kindle Fire HDX 8.9"(Android 4.2 Jelly Bean (API level 17))
Kindle Fire HD 8.9" 32GB(Android 2.0.1 Eclair (API level 6))
65% 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 HDX 8.9"
Kindle Fire HD 8.9" 32GB
92% have it

23. has a compass

A compass is useful in games, map and navigation software.
Amazon Kindle Fire HDX 8.9"
Kindle Fire HD 8.9" 32GB
73% have it

24. has a child lock

A child lock enables adults to prevent or restrict children’s use of the device.
Amazon Kindle Fire HDX 8.9"
Kindle Fire HD 8.9" 32GB
57% have it

25. Has sharing intents

If an app has sharing capabilities and the developers have indicated it, the app will automatically appear in your list of sharing options. Some OS’s limit direct sharing options to a select few apps, which means you have to open apps separately in order to upload the files you want to share.
Amazon Kindle Fire HDX 8.9"(Android 4.2 Jelly Bean (API level 17))
Kindle Fire HD 8.9" 32GB
57% have it

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