Google Nexus 7 (2013) vs Amazon Fire HD 8

Display

Display size

7.0 inches
8.0 inches

Resolution

1920 x 1200 pixels
800 x 1280 pixels

Pixel density

323 ppi
189 ppi

Technology

IPS LCD
IPS LCD

Screen-to-body ratio

62.32 %
67.70 %

Peak brightness

300 cd/m2 (nit)
 

Features

Scratch-resistant glass (Corning Gorilla Glass), Ambient light sensor
 

Camera

Rear

Single camera
Single camera

Main camera

5 megapixels
5 megapixels

Hardware Features

Autofocus
 

Specifications

Aperture size: F2.4
 

Video recording

1920x1080 (Full HD)
1920x1080 (Full HD)

Front

1.2 megapixels
Yes

Design

Dimensions

7.87 x 4.49 x 0.34 inches (200 x 114 x 8.65 mm)
8.43 x 5.04 x 0.30 inches (214 x 128 x 7.7 mm)

Weight

10.55 oz (299 g)
the average is 20.4 oz (582 g)
10.97 oz (311 g)
the average is 20.4 oz (582 g)

Colors

 
Black, Pink, Orange, Blue

Hardware & Performance

System chip

Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Pro APQ8064
MediaTek

Processor

Quad-core, 1500 MHz, Krait
Quad-core, 1500 MHz

GPU

Adreno 320
Yes

RAM

2 GB
1 GB

Internal storage

32 GB
16 GB

Maximum User Storage

 
11.6 GB

Storage expansion

 
up to 128 GB

OS

Android (5.0 Lollipop, 4.4.4, 4.4.3, 4.4.2, 4.4, 4.3)
Android (5.0 Lollipop), Amazon Fire OS UI

Battery

Capacity

3950 mAh
 

Charging

Qi wireless charging
 

Video playback

9.00 hours
 

Cellular

LTE (FDD)

Bands 1, 2, 4, 5, 13, 17
 

UMTS

850, 900, 1700/2100, 1900, 2100 MHz
 

GSM

850, 900, 1800, 1900 MHz
 

Data

LTE, HSPA, UMTS
 

SIM type

Micro SIM
 

Connectivity

Bluetooth

4.0
Yes

Wi-Fi

802.11 a, b, g, n, dual-band
802.11 a, b, g, n, dual-band, ac

USB

USB 2.0
USB 2.0

Connector

microUSB
microUSB

Features

Mass storage device, Video out
Mass storage device, USB charging

HDMI

Yes
 

Location

GPS, A-GPS, Glonass
Wi-Fi positioning

Other

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

Phone features

Sensors

Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Compass
Accelerometer, Gyroscope

Notifications

Flight mode, Silent mode
Flight mode, Silent mode

Other features

Voice commands, Voice recording
Voice commands, Voice recording

Multimedia

Screen mirroring

SlimPort, TV-out
 

Speakers

Multiple speakers
Multiple speakers

Headphones connector

3.5mm
3.5mm

Shopping information

In The Box

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

MSRP price

$ 350
$ 170
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