Amazon Kindle Fire vs Amazon Kindle Fire 2

Compare phone and tablet specifications of up to three devices at once.

Display

Size:

7.0 inches
7.0 inches

Resolution:

600 x 1024 pixels, 170 PPI
600 x 1024 pixels, 170 PPI

Technology:

IPS LCD
IPS LCD

Screen-to-body:

60.54 %
60.86 %

Touchscreen:

Capacitive, Multi-touch
Capacitive, Multi-touch

Features:

Scratch-resistant glass

Hardware

System chip:

TI OMAP4
TI OMAP4430

Processor:

Dual-core, 1000 MHz
Dual-core, 1200 MHz, ARM Cortex-A9

GPU:

PowerVR SGX540

RAM:

0.5GB
1GB DDR2

ROM:

8192 MB

Internal storage:

8GB
5.5GB

Device type:

Tablet
Tablet

OS:

Android (2.3)
Android (4.0)

Battery

Type:

Not user replaceable
Not user replaceable

Design

Dimensions:

7.48 x 4.72 x 0.45 inches (190 x 120 x 11.4 mm)
7.44 x 4.72 x 0.45 inches (189 x 120 x 11.5 mm)

Weight:

14.57 oz (413.0 g)
14.1 oz (400.0 g)

Colors:

Black
Black

Multimedia

Headphones:

3.5mm jack
3.5mm jack

Speakers:

Multiple speakers
Multiple speakers

Connectivity & Features

Wi-Fi:

802.11 b, g, n
802.11 b, g, n

USB:

microUSB, USB 2.0
microUSB, USB 2.0

Features:

Charging

Location:

Wi-Fi positioning

Sensors:

Accelerometer

Other:

Computer sync, OTA sync
Computer sync, OTA sync

Buyers information

Price:

$ 159

In The Box:

USB 2.0 cable, and Quick Start Guide

Warranty period:

12 Months
12 Months

Availability

Officially announced:

Sep 28, 2011
Sep 06, 2012
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