Amazon Kindle Fire HDX 8.9"Kindle Fire HD 8.9" 32GB
Top 46%663 points
Top 46%
Top 57%532 points
Top 57%
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Amazon Kindle Fire HDX 8.9" vs Kindle Fire HD 8.9" 32GB: 49 facts in comparison

1. total clock speed

2.93x faster CPU clock speed.
4 x 2.2GHz
Linshof Performance Tablet: 8 x 3.3GHz
2 x 1.5GHz

2. resolution

1.78x higher resolution.
1600 x 2560px
Panasonic UT-MB5: 3840 x 3840px
1200 x 1920px

3. RAM

1GB more RAM memory.
2GB
Vaio Z Canvas 512GB: 16GB
1GB

4. pixel density

33.46% higher pixel density.
339ppi
Dell Venue 8 7000 LTE: 359ppi
254ppi

5. screen size

The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.
8.90"
Wacom Cintiq 22HD: 21.50"
8.90"

6. thickness

1mm thinner.
7.90mm
Lenovo Yoga Tab 3 Pro: 4.60mm
8.90mm

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
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 8.9"
Kindle Fire HD 8.9" 32GB
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 8.9"
Kindle Fire HD 8.9" 32GB
34% 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 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

11. width

9mm narrower.
231mm
HP Slate 6 VoiceTab: 83.20mm
240mm

12. Is a multi-user system

Amazon Kindle Fire HDX 8.9"(Android 4.2 Jelly Bean (API level 17))
48% have it

13. height

6.50mm shorter.
157.50mm
Panasonic Toughpad FZ-X1: 87mm
164mm

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 8.9"(Android 4.2 Jelly Bean (API level 17))
68% 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 8.9"
Kindle Fire HD 8.9" 32GB
51% have it

16. volume

17.08% less body volume.
287.50cm³
Chromo Inc 7" (Android 4.1): 108.40cm³
346.72cm³

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

Amazon Kindle Fire HDX 8.9"(Android 4.2 Jelly Bean (API level 17))
66% have it

18. 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))
67% have it

19. 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))
39% have it

20. 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))
67% have it

21. 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
93% have it

22. 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
74% have it

23. 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
55% have it

24. 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))
56% have it

25. Can create panoramas in-camera

It allows you to take multiple photos capturing different parts of the scene, and then joins them together into a single photo.
Amazon Kindle Fire HDX 8.9"(Android 4.2 Jelly Bean (API level 17))
79% have it

26. has a gyroscope

A gyroscope is a sensor that can be used to either measure or maintain the orientation of a device. Traditionally, they were built using a spinning rotor to detect changes in orientation, eg. twisting or rotation.
Amazon Kindle Fire HDX 8.9"
Kindle Fire HD 8.9" 32GB
65% have it

27. Supports bookmarks sync across different devices

Amazon Kindle Fire HDX 8.9"(Android 4.2 Jelly Bean (API level 17))
79% have it

28. has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack

With a standard mini jack socket, you can use the device with most headphones.
Amazon Kindle Fire HDX 8.9"
Kindle Fire HD 8.9" 32GB
95% have it

29. You can take a screenshot of your phone's screen

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))
95% have it

30. You can customize your notifications, e.g. turn off notifications on an app specific basis

Amazon Kindle Fire HDX 8.9"(Android 4.2 Jelly Bean (API level 17))
67% have it

31. has free navigation software

Free navigation software with free map data and updates included, no need to buy an dedicated navigation device.
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))
94% have it

32. has GPS

GPS enables global positioning, useful in map, geo-tagging or navigation apps.
Amazon Kindle Fire HDX 8.9"
Kindle Fire HD 8.9" 32GB
78% have it

33. Has 802.11n WiFi connection

802.11n is a wireless standard released in 2009. It has faster transfer rates and improved security compared to its predecessors - a, b and g.
Amazon Kindle Fire HDX 8.9"
Kindle Fire HD 8.9" 32GB
97% have it

34. has a front camera

A front camera can be used for video chats / self portraits.
Amazon Kindle Fire HDX 8.9"
Kindle Fire HD 8.9" 32GB
95% have it

35. has a touch screen

You can operate the device easily, by pressing the screen with your fingers.
Amazon Kindle Fire HDX 8.9"
Kindle Fire HD 8.9" 32GB
99% have it

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