Compare Amazon Kindle Fire HD 8.9 LTE vs Apple iPad Air 2 wifi+cellular 16GB

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SummarySummary 65 Score 72 Score
Performance TI OMAP 4470
1 GB RAM
Apple A8X
2 GB RAM
iOS v8.1
Display 8.9 inches
1920 pixels
254 PPI Density
9.7 inches
1536 pixels
264 PPI Density
Camera 1.3 MP (Main) 8 MP (Main)
1 MP (Front)
Battery No
Li-Ion
8600 mAh
Li-Po
DisplayDisplay
Screen Size 8.9 inches 9.7 inches
Screen Resolution 1920x1200 pixels 1536 x 2048 pixels
Pixel Density 254 PPI 264 PPI
Display Type IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors IPS LCD Capacitive Touchscreen, Multi-touch
ChipsetChipset
Brand Amazon Apple
Chipset TI OMAP 4470 Apple A8X
Processor Dual-core 1.5 GHz Cortex-A9 Tri core, 1.5 GHz, Cyclone
RAM 1 GB 2 GB
GPU PowerVR SGX544 PowerVR G6850
CameraCamera
Rear Camera Resolution 1.3 MP 8 MP
Front Camera Resolution 1 MP
Dual Camera
Video
Camera Features Geo-Tagging Touch Focus
GeneralGeneral
Operating System Android iOS
OS Version iOS v8.1
Weight 575 g 444 g
Dimensions 240 x 164 x 8.8 mm 240 x 169.5 x 6.1 mm
Thickness
StorageStorage
Internal Storage 32 GB 16 GB
Card Slot No No
Other 32/64GB storage, no card slot No
CommunicationCommunication
SIM Card Slots Single SIM Single SIM
SIM Card Type Normal-SIM Nano-SIM
Bluetooth Yes v4.0
3.5 mm Jack Yes Yes
NFC No No
ConnectivityConnectivity
2G
GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900
GSM 1800 / 1900 / 850 / 900 MHz
3G
HSDPA
UMTS 1700 / 1900 / 2100 / 850 / 900 MHz
4G
LTE
TD-LTE 2600(band 38) / 2300(band 40) / 2500(band 41) / 1900(band 39) FD-LTE 2100(band 1) / 1800(band 3) / 2600(band 7) / 900(band 8) / 700(band 28) / 1900(band 2) / 1700(band 4) / 850(band 5) / 700(band 13) / 700(band 17) / 850(band 18) / 850(band 19) / 800(band 20) / 1900(band 25) / 850(band 26) / 700(band 29)
Wi-Fi
Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n, dual-band
Wi-Fi 802.11, a/ac/b/g/n/n 5GHz
GPS
Yes, with A-GPS
with A-GPS, Glonass
GPRS
EDGE
Radio
BatteryBattery
Battery Capacity No 8600 mAh
Battery Type Li-Ion Li-Po
Standby Time Android OS, v4.0 (customized)
Talk Time
Other FeaturesOther Features
Fingerprint Scanner
Waterproof
Sensors Accelerometer, gyro, compass Light sensor, Accelerometer, Barometer, Compass, Gyroscope
Messaging Email, Push Email, IM Email, Push Email, IM
Java No No
Other HDMI port , MP4/VP8/H.263 player , MP3/WAV/AAC/OGG/E-AC-3 player , Organizer , Document viewer , Photo viewer/editor , Free cloud storage for all Amazon content , Text-to-Speech english-language content reader , Predictive text input HDMI port , MP4/VP8/H.263 player , MP3/WAV/AAC/OGG/E-AC-3 player , Organizer , Document viewer , Photo viewer/editor , Free cloud storage for all Amazon content , Text-to-Speech english-language content reader , Predictive text input
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