Amazon Fire HD 8 vs Samsung Galaxy Tab A 8.0 (2019)

Display

Display size

8.0 inches
8.0 inches

Resolution

800 x 1280 pixels
800 x 1280 pixels

Pixel density

189 ppi
189 ppi

Technology

IPS LCD
TFT

Screen-to-body ratio

67.70 %
70.98 %

Features

 
Ambient light sensor

Camera

Rear

Single camera
Single camera

Main camera

5 megapixels
8 megapixels

Hardware Features

 
Autofocus

Video recording

1920x1080 (Full HD)
1920x1080 (Full HD) (30 fps)

Features

 
Video calling, Video sharing

Front

Yes
2 megapixels

Design

Dimensions

8.43 x 5.04 x 0.30 inches (214 x 128 x 7.7 mm)
8.27 x 4.90 x 0.31 inches (210 x 124.4 x 8 mm)

Weight

10.97 oz (311 g)
the average is 20.1 oz (573 g)
12.17 oz (345 g)
the average is 20.1 oz (573 g)

Materials

 
Back: Aluminum

Colors

Black, Pink, Orange, Blue
Black, Silver

Multimedia

Headphones

3.5 mm jack
3.5 mm jack

Speakers

Multiple speakers
Multiple speakers

Features

Album art cover, Background playback, Dolby Atmos
Album art cover, Background playback

Screen mirroring

 
Wireless screen share

Hardware & Performance

System chip

MediaTek
Qualcomm Snapdragon 429 SDM429

Processor

Quad-core, 1500 MHz
Quad-core, 1950 MHz, ARM Cortex-A53, 64-bit, 12 nm

GPU

Yes
Adreno 504

RAM

1 GB
2 GB

Internal storage

16 GB
32 GB

Maximum User Storage

11.6 GB
 

Storage expansion

microSDXC up to 128 GB
microSDXC up to 512 GB

OS

Android (5.0 Lollipop), Amazon Fire OS UI
Android (9.0 Pie), Samsung One UI

Connectivity & Features

Bluetooth

Yes
4.2

Wi-Fi

802.11 a, b, g, n, dual-band, ac
802.11 a, b, g, n, dual-band; Hotspot, Wi-Fi Direct

USB

USB 2.0
USB 2.0

Connector

microUSB
microUSB

Features

Mass storage device, USB charging
Mass storage device

Location

Wi-Fi positioning
GPS, A-GPS

Sensors

Accelerometer, Gyroscope
Accelerometer

Other

Tethering, Computer sync, OTA sync
Tethering, Computer sync, OTA sync

Battery

Capacity

 
5100 mAh

Type

User replaceable
Not user replaceable

Phone features

Notifications

Flight mode, Silent mode
Haptic feedback, Music ringtones, Vibration

Other features

Voice commands, Voice recording
Voice commands, Voice recording

Shopping information

In The Box

USB 2.0 cable, 5W power adapter, Quick Start Guide
 

MSRP price

$ 170
 
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