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Top 45%683 points
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Kindle Fire HD 8.9" 64GB vs Samsung Galaxy Note 8 16GB WiFi: 57 facts in comparison

1. total clock speed

62.5% faster CPU clock speed.
2 x 1.2GHz
Linshof Performance Tablet: 8 x 3.3GHz
4 x 1.6GHz
216
0

2. resolution

2.25x higher resolution.
1200 x 1920px
Panasonic UT-MB5: 3840 x 3840px
800 x 1280px
166
0

3. RAM

1.5GB more RAM memory.
0.5GB
Microsoft Surface Pro 4: 16GB
2GB
145
0

4. pixel density

34.39% higher pixel density.
254ppi
Dell Venue 8 7000 LTE: 359ppi
189ppi
140
0

5. screen size

The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.
8.9"
Wacom Cintiq 22HD: 21.5"
8"
138
0

6. has an external memory slot

The device has a standard memory slot (such as an SD or micro SD card slot) so that you can either extend the internal storage with affordable memory modules or you can retrieve data, such as photographs, easily from a memory card.
Kindle Fire HD 8.9" 64GB
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 16GB WiFi
68% have it
134
0

7. thickness

1mm thinner.
8.9mm
Lenovo Yoga Tab 3 Pro: 4.6mm
7.9mm
112
0

8. weight

237g lighter.
575g
Acer Iconia W510-1674: 0.507g
338g
104
0

9. 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.
Kindle Fire HD 8.9" 64GB
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 16GB WiFi
56% have it
92
0

10. has USB mass storage support

It can transfer files, music, photos via USB, no need to install additional software.
Kindle Fire HD 8.9" 64GB
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 16GB WiFi
88% have it
86
0

11. megapixels

74% more megapixels (photo).
1.3MP
Toshiba Encore 2 10: 15MP
5MP
82
0

12. has a HDMI output

Devices with a HDMI or mini HDMI port can transfer high definition video and audio to a display.
Kindle Fire HD 8.9" 64GB
33% have it
79
0

13. 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.
Kindle Fire HD 8.9" 64GB(Android 2.0.1 Eclair (API level 6))
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 16GB WiFi(Android 4.2 Jelly Bean (API level 17))
84% have it
70
0

14. width

29.1mm narrower.
240mm
HP Slate 6 VoiceTab: 83.2mm
210.9mm
69
0

15. Is a multi-user system

Kindle Fire HD 8.9" 64GB
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 16GB WiFi(Android 4.2 Jelly Bean (API level 17))
47% have it
67
0

16. height

28.1mm shorter.
164mm
Panasonic Toughpad FZ-X1: 87mm
135.9mm
64
0

17. internal storage

48GB more internal storage.
64GB
Microsoft Surface Pro 4: 1000GB
16GB
59
0

18. The browser has word wrap

The web browser has automatic word wrap when zooming, the user can easily read long lines without scrolling horizontally.
Kindle Fire HD 8.9" 64GB
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 16GB WiFi(Android 4.2 Jelly Bean (API level 17))
66% have it
58
0

19. 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.
Kindle Fire HD 8.9" 64GB
53% have it
55
0

20. volume

1.53x less body volume.
346.72cm³
Chromo Inc 7" (Android 4.1): 108.4cm³
226.32cm³
52
0

21. Is DLNA certified

All DLNA certified products are compatible with one another. When different devices are connected to the same network, data can be transferred easily between them.
Kindle Fire HD 8.9" 64GB
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 16GB WiFi
11% have it
49
0

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

Kindle Fire HD 8.9" 64GB
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 16GB WiFi(Android 4.2 Jelly Bean (API level 17))
65% have it
48
0

23. 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.
Kindle Fire HD 8.9" 64GB(Android 2.0.1 Eclair (API level 6))
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 16GB WiFi(Android 4.2 Jelly Bean (API level 17))
66% have it
46
0

24. 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.
Kindle Fire HD 8.9" 64GB
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 16GB WiFi(Android 4.2 Jelly Bean (API level 17))
39% have it
45
0

25. Supports Java

Kindle Fire HD 8.9" 64GB(Android 2.0.1 Eclair (API level 6))
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 16GB WiFi(Android 4.2 Jelly Bean (API level 17))
66% have it
43
0

26. 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.
Kindle Fire HD 8.9" 64GB
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 16GB WiFi
94% have it
41
0

27. number of microphones

More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.
0
Acer Aspire Switch 12 S: 3
1
40
0

28. has a compass

A compass is useful in games, map and navigation software.
Kindle Fire HD 8.9" 64GB
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 16GB WiFi
75% have it
38
0

29. has a BSI sensor

A BSI (backside illuminated) sensor is a camera image sensor which captures better quality images in poor lighting conditions, and offers better overall sharpness and image quality.
Kindle Fire HD 8.9" 64GB
20% have it
37
0

30. has a cellular module

Devices which use cellular technology can connect to mobile networks. Cellular networks have much wider signal coverage than WiFi.
Kindle Fire HD 8.9" 64GB
28% have it
36
0

31. has a child lock

A child lock enables adults to prevent or restrict children’s use of the device.
Kindle Fire HD 8.9" 64GB
57% have it
36
0

32. 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.
Kindle Fire HD 8.9" 64GB
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 16GB WiFi(Android 4.2 Jelly Bean (API level 17))
55% have it
35
0

33. 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.
Kindle Fire HD 8.9" 64GB
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 16GB WiFi(Android 4.2 Jelly Bean (API level 17))
80% have it
34
0

34. 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.
Kindle Fire HD 8.9" 64GB
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 16GB WiFi
67% have it
34
0

35. Supports bookmarks sync across different devices

Kindle Fire HD 8.9" 64GB
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 16GB WiFi(Android 4.2 Jelly Bean (API level 17))
80% have it
34
0

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