Amazon Kindle FireSamsung Galaxy Tab 3
Top 65%434 points
Top 65%
Top 58%513 points
Top 58%
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Top 95%
149 tablets
6.38" - 7.75"
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Amazon Kindle Fire vs Samsung Galaxy Tab 3: 52 facts in comparison

1. total clock speed

16.67% faster CPU clock speed.
2 x 1GHz
Linshof Performance Tablet: 8 x 3.3GHz
2 x 1.2GHz

2. resolution

0% higher resolution.
600 x 1024px
Panasonic UT-MB5: 3840 x 3840px
1024 x 600px

3. RAM

0.50GB more RAM memory.
0.50GB
Vaio Z Canvas 512GB: 16GB
1GB

4. pixel density

0% higher pixel density.
170ppi
Dell Venue 8 7000 LTE: 359ppi
170ppi

5. screen size

The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.
7"
Wacom Cintiq 22HD: 21.50"
7"

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.
Amazon Kindle Fire
Samsung Galaxy Tab 3
72% have it

7. battery power

10% more battery power.
4400mAh
Apple iPad 4 128GB WiFi + Cellular: 11560mAh
4000mAh

8. thickness

1.50mm thinner.
11.40mm
Lenovo Yoga Tab 3 Pro: 4.60mm
9.90mm

9. weight

107g lighter.
413g
Acer Iconia W510-1674: 0.51g
306g

10. has USB mass storage support

It can transfer files, music, photos via USB, no need to install additional software.
Amazon Kindle Fire
Samsung Galaxy Tab 3
87% have it

11. plays Adobe Flash

Adobe Flash with video and sound is supported in the device's browser.
Amazon Kindle Fire
Samsung Galaxy Tab 3(Android 4.1 Jelly Bean (API level 16))
54% have it

12. 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(Android 2.3.3–2.3.7 Gingerbread (API level 10))
Samsung Galaxy Tab 3(Android 4.1 Jelly Bean (API level 16))
87% have it

13. width

10mm narrower.
190mm
HP Slate 6 VoiceTab: 83.20mm
180mm

14. height

8.90mm shorter.
120mm
Panasonic Toughpad FZ-X1: 87mm
111.10mm

15. internal storage

8GB more internal storage.
8GB
Vaio Z Canvas: 1000GB
16GB

16. 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
Samsung Galaxy Tab 3(Android 4.1 Jelly Bean (API level 16))
67% have it

17. 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
51% have it

18. volume

25.69% less body volume.
259.90cm³
Chromo Inc 7" (Android 4.1): 108.40cm³
206.78cm³

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

Amazon Kindle Fire(Android 2.3.3–2.3.7 Gingerbread (API level 10))
Samsung Galaxy Tab 3(Android 4.1 Jelly Bean (API level 16))
66% 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(Android 2.3.3–2.3.7 Gingerbread (API level 10))
Samsung Galaxy Tab 3(Android 4.1 Jelly Bean (API level 16))
67% have it

21. 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
Samsung Galaxy Tab 3(Android 4.1 Jelly Bean (API level 16))
38% have it

22. Supports Java

Amazon Kindle Fire(Android 2.3.3–2.3.7 Gingerbread (API level 10))
Samsung Galaxy Tab 3(Android 4.1 Jelly Bean (API level 16))
67% 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
Samsung Galaxy Tab 3
93% have it

24. number of microphones

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

25. has a compass

A compass is useful in games, map and navigation software.
Amazon Kindle Fire
Samsung Galaxy Tab 3
73% have it

26. has a cellular module

Devices which use cellular technology can connect to mobile networks. Cellular networks have much wider signal coverage than WiFi.
Amazon Kindle Fire
Samsung Galaxy Tab 3
28% have it

27. 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
Samsung Galaxy Tab 3(Android 4.1 Jelly Bean (API level 16))
56% have it

28. 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
Samsung Galaxy Tab 3(Android 4.1 Jelly Bean (API level 16))
79% have it

29. Supports bookmarks sync across different devices

Amazon Kindle Fire
Samsung Galaxy Tab 3(Android 4.1 Jelly Bean (API level 16))
79% have it

30. 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
Samsung Galaxy Tab 3
95% have it

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

Amazon Kindle Fire(Android 2.3.3–2.3.7 Gingerbread (API level 10))
Samsung Galaxy Tab 3(Android 4.1 Jelly Bean (API level 16))
95% have it

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

Amazon Kindle Fire
Samsung Galaxy Tab 3(Android 4.1 Jelly Bean (API level 16))
67% have it

33. 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(Android 2.3.3–2.3.7 Gingerbread (API level 10))
Samsung Galaxy Tab 3(Android 4.1 Jelly Bean (API level 16))
94% have it

34. has GPS

GPS enables global positioning, useful in map, geo-tagging or navigation apps.
Amazon Kindle Fire
Samsung Galaxy Tab 3
78% have it

35. 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
Samsung Galaxy Tab 3
97% have it

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