Amazon Kindle Fire HDX 7 vs Apple iPad mini (2019)

Display

Size

7.0 inches
7.9 inches

Resolution

1920 x 1200 pixels
1536 x 2048 pixels

Aspect Ratio

 
4:3

Pixel density

323 PPI
324 PPI

Technology

LCD
IPS LCD

Screen-to-body

59.69 %
70.65 %

Colors

16 777 216
16 777 216

Peak brightness

400 cd/m2 (nit)
500 cd/m2 (nit)

Touchscreen

Capacitive, Multi-touch
 

Features

Ambient light sensor
Pressure-sensitive, Oleophobic coating, Scratch-resistant glass, Ambient light sensor

Hardware & Performance

System chip

Qualcomm Snapdragon 800 8074
Apple A12 Bionic APL1W81

Processor

Quad-core, 2260 MHz, Krait 400
Octa-core, 2490 MHz, Vortex and Tempest, 64-bit, 7 nm

GPU

Adreno 330
Apple 4-core GPU

RAM

2GB LPDDR3
3GB LPDDR4

Internal storage

16GB
256GB

Available to use

8.8 GB
 

Device type

Tablet
Tablet

OS

Android (4.2.2), Amazon Fire OS UI
iPadOS

Battery

Capacity

 
5058 mAh

Type

Not user replaceable
Li - Polymer, Not user replaceable

Internet use

 
LTE: 9 hours; Wi-Fi: 10 hours

Camera

Rear

 
Single camera

Main camera

 
8 megapixels

Features

 
Autofocus, Back-illuminated sensor (BSI)

Specifications

 
Aperture size: F2.4; Focal length: 32 mm; Pixel size: 1.12 μm

Software Features

 
Digital image stabilization, Panorama, Burst mode, Effects, Exposure compensation, Touch to focus, Self-timer, Digital zoom, Geo tagging

Video recording

 
1920x1080 (Full HD) (120 fps)

Features

 
Time-lapse video, Digital image stabilization, Video calling, Video sharing

Front

Yes
7 megapixels

Features

 
High Dynamic Range mode (HDR)

Video capture

1280x720 (HD)
1920x1080 (Full HD) (30 fps)

Design

Form factor

Candybar
Candybar

Dimensions

7.32 x 5.04 x 0.35 inches (186 x 128 x 9.0 mm)
8 x 5.3 x 0.24 inches (203.2 x 134.6 x 6.1 mm)

Weight

10.97 oz (311 g)
the average is 20.7 oz (591 g)
10.87 oz (308 g)
the average is 20.7 oz (591 g)

Materials

 
Back: Aluminum

Biometrics

 
Fingerprint (touch)

Keys

 
Right: Volume control, Lock/Unlock key

Colors

Black
Gold, Gray, Silver

Cellular

LTE (FDD)

 
Bands 1(2100), 2(1900), 3(1800), 4(AWS-1), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 12(700 a), 13(700 c), 14(700 PS), 17(700 b), 18(800 Lower), 19(800 Upper), 20(800 DD), 21(1500 Upper), 25(1900+), 26(850+), 29(700 d), 30(2300 WCS), 66(AWS-3), 71(600)

LTE (TDD)

 
Bands 34(2000), 38(2600), 39(1900+), 40(2300), 41(2600+), 46

UMTS

 
850, 900, 1700/2100, 1900, 2100 MHz

GSM

 
850, 900, 1800, 1900 MHz

Data Speed

LTE, HSPA, UMTS
LTE-A Pro Cat 16 (1000/150 Mbit/s), HSDPA+ (4G) 42.2 Mbit/s, HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s, UMTS

2G Data

EDGE, GPRS
EDGE, GPRS

Dual SIM

 
Yes

SIM type

 
Nano SIM, eSIM

Global Roaming

 
Yes

Multimedia

Headphones

3.5mm jack
3.5mm jack

Speakers

Earpiece, Loudspeaker
Multiple speakers

Features

Album art cover, Background playback
 

Music player

 
 

Filter by

Album, Artist, Playlists
 

Supported formats

MP3
 

Video playback

 
 

Supported formats

MPEG4, H.263, H.264
 

Additional microphone(s)

Yes
for Noise cancellation, Video recording

Connectivity & Features

Bluetooth

Yes
5.0, EDR

Profiles/ Protocols

Advanced Audio Distribution (A2DP)
Advanced Audio Distribution (A2DP), Audio/Visual Remote Control Profile (AVRCP), Handsfree (HFP), Headset (HSP), Human Interface Device (HID), Personal Area Networking Profile (PAN)

Wi-Fi

802.11 a, b, g, n; Hotspot
802.11 a, b, g, n, ac, dual-band; MIMO

USB

microUSB, USB 2.0
Lightning

Features

Mass storage device, Charging
Mass storage device, Video out, Charging

Location

GPS, A-GPS, Wi-Fi positioning
GPS, A-GPS, Glonass, Cell ID, Wi-Fi positioning

Sensors

Accelerometer, Gyroscope
Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Compass, Barometer

Other

Tethering, Computer sync, OTA sync
UMA (Wi-Fi Calling), Tethering, Computer sync, OTA sync, AirDrop

Internet browsing

Browser

 
Safari

supports

HTML, HTML5
 

Built-in online services support

YouTube (upload), Picasa/Google+
 

Phone features

Notifications

Flight mode, Silent mode
Vibration

Organizer

Calendar, Alarm, Calculator
Calendar, Alarm, Document viewer, Calculator, World clock, Stopwatch, Countdown timer, Notes

E-mail

IMAP, POP3, SMTP, Microsoft Exchange
 

Instant Messaging

Hangouts / Google Talk
 

Other features

Voice commands, Voice recording
Voice commands, Voice recording

Shopping information

In The Box

 
Lightning to USB cable, USB power adapter

MSRP

$ 329
$ 679

Availability

Officially announced

Sep 25, 2013
Mar 18, 2019
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