Amazon Kindle Fire HD 8.9 vs Amazon Fire HD 8 Plus (2020)

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Display

Size

8.9 inches
8.0 inches

Resolution

1200 x 1920 pixels,
254 PPI
1280 x 800 pixels, 16:10 ratio,
189 PPI

Technology

IPS LCD
IPS LCD

Screen-to-body

59.18 %
67.13 %

Touchscreen

Capacitive, Multi-touch
 

Features

Ambient light sensor, Scratch-resistant glass
Ambient light sensor

Hardware

System chip

TI OMAP4470
MediaTek MT8168

Processor

Dual-core, 1500 MHz, ARM Cortex-A9
Quad-core, 2000 MHz, Arm Cortex-A53, 64-bit, 12 nm

GPU

PowerVR SGX544
Mali G52 MC1

RAM

1GB DDR2
3GB

Internal storage

32GB
32GB

Storage expansion

 
microSDXC up to 1000 GB

Device type

Tablet
Tablet

OS

Android (4.0)
Android (9.0 Pie), FireOS UI

Battery

Type

Not user replaceable
 

Camera

Rear

 
Single camera

Main camera

 
2 MP

Video recording

 
1280x720 (HD)

Features

Video calling
 

Front

1.3 MP
2 MP

Design

Dimensions

9.4 x 6.4 x 0.35 inches (240 x 164 x 8.8 mm)
7.95 x 5.39 x 0.38 inches (202 x 137 x 9.7 mm)

Weight

20 oz (567.0 g)
the average is 16.9 oz (483 g)
12.52 oz (355.0 g)
the average is 16.9 oz (483 g)

Colors

Black
White, Black, Twilight blue, Plum, Slate

Multimedia

Headphones

3.5mm jack
3.5mm jack

Speakers

Multiple speakers
Multiple speakers

Features

Dolby Digital Plus
Dolby Atmos

Connectivity & Features

Bluetooth

Yes
5.0

Wi-Fi

802.11 b, g, n, dual-band; Multiple antennas, MIMO
802.11 a, b, g, n, ac, dual-band; Wi-Fi Direct

USB

microUSB, USB 2.0
Type-C (reversible)

Features

Charging
Charging

HDMI

Yes
 

Location

Wi-Fi positioning
GPS, A-GPS

Sensors

Accelerometer, Gyroscope
Accelerometer

Other

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

Buyers information

Price

$ 299
$ 110

In The Box

USB 2.0 cable, Quick Start Guide
 

Warranty period

12 Months
 

Availability

Officially announced

Sep 06, 2012
May 13, 2020

Scheduled release

 
Jun 03, 2020
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