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Amazon Fire HDX 8.9 2014 WiFi 16GB vs Xiaomi Redmi 8A (32GB/2GB)

Side by side comparison, pros, cons, differences between Amazon Fire HDX 8.9 2014 vs Xiaomi Redmi 8A devices with full specifications. What's the best?

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Compare Xiaomi Redmi 8A X09Amazon Fire HDX 8.9 2014 WiFi 16GB
Amazon Fire HDX 8.9 2014 WiFi 16GB
8.9"
IPS

2560x1600

8
MP

1.2mp

2GB
RAM

32bit Quad

6000
mAh

(Non removable)

vs
Compare Amazon Fire HDX 8.9 2014 X22Xiaomi Redmi 8A (32GB/2GB)
Xiaomi Redmi 8A (32GB/2GB)
6.2"
IPS

720x1520

12
MP

8mp

2GB
RAM

64bit Octa

5000
mAh

(Non removable)

What's the better device? The PhoneMore's choice is Xiaomi Redmi 8A (32GB/2GB)

The phonemore's choice is much more technical than personal, so don't just evaluate it. Our goal is to help, but what's important to us may not be important to you. You decide which is the best! Comment!


09 Advantages Amazon Fire HDX 8.9 2014 WiFi 16GB
Fire HDX 8.9 2014 WiFi 16GBvsRedmi 8A (32GB/2GB)
 21%21%
+Thinner
7.8 millimeters (0.31 inches)vs9.4 millimeters (0.37 inches)
 3 times100%
+Higher resolution screen
2560x1600 pixelsvs720x1520 pixels
 25%25%
+Crisper display of text, images and video because it has more pixels per inch (ppi)
339 PPIvs271 PPI
 44%44%
+Larger screen
8.9"vs6.2"
Advantage
+Sensors help you use the device
GyroscopevsNot supported
 20%20%
+Battery - higher amperage (mAh) allows more device usage time, but it also depends on the hardware and use
6000 mAhvs5000 mAh
Advantage
+The TV-output lets you use your device on TV by cable
Micro-B USB SlimPort®vsNot supported
Advantage
+WiFi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz) is newer and faster
802.11 a/b/g/n/ac (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz)vs802.11 b/g/n (2.4Ghz)
Advantage
+With DLNA technology you can access and play media files on TV, tablet or DLNA compatible device
DLNAvsNot supported

22 Advantages Xiaomi Redmi 8A (32GB/2GB)
Redmi 8A (32GB/2GB)vsFire HDX 8.9 2014 WiFi 16GB
 3%3%
+More powerful processor, you can open your applications faster
2Ghz 64bit Octa-Corevs2.5Ghz 32bit Quad-Core
 110%100%
+More internal storage for applications and files
32GB (21GB user available)vs16GB (10GB user available)
Advantage
+More external storage for files using memory cards
Until 512GB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXCvsNot supported
 99%99%
+Lighter
188 grams (6.58 ounces)vs375 grams (13.13 ounces)
 50%50%
+Higher resolution main camera
(back) 12MPvs(back) 8MP
Advantage
+You with less worry when taking pictures with auto focus
PDAF: phase detection autofocusvsAutofocus
Advantage
+The HDR technology produced photos with more detail in dark areas
HDR photo on both camerasvsHDR photo only main camera
 22%22%
+Diaphragm opening (Aperture) of the camera which has the smallest F number takes photos with better light exposure
f/1.8 (aperture)vsf/2.2 (aperture)
 6 times100%
+Higher resolution secondary camera to take pictures and selfies
(front) 8MPvs(front) 1.2MP
 125%100%
+More image quality for recording videos with the secondary camera
Full HD (1920x1080 pixels)vsHD (1280x720 pixels)
Advantage
+Android 9.0 Pie is newer and safer
Android 9.0 PievsAndroid 4.4.2 KitKat
Advantage
+The 4G LTE network is newer and faster
4G LTEvsNot supported
Advantage
+Faster for surfing the internet and download files
(4G LTE) 150 Mbpsvs(Not supported)
Advantage
+Sensors help you use the device
ProximityvsNot supported
Advantage
+Sensors help you use the device
CompassvsNot supported
Advantage
+Sensors help you use the device
Face unlockvsNot supported
Advantage
+It's more advantageous to have more than one phone operator in the same device
2 slots Dual-SIMvsNot supported
Advantage
+The radio lets you listen to your songs and sports in general
FMvsNot supported
Advantage
+It's harder to lose yourself in the city with GPS on your device
A-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, BeiDouvsNot supported
Advantage
+Bluetooth 4.2 version A2DP is newer and faster
4.2 version A2DPvs4.1 version A2DP
Advantage
+Protection against scratches on the screen lets you carry your phone with your keys
Gorilla Glass 5vsNot supported
Advantage
+Protection against water allows you talk to your friends in the rain, for example
Water repellent nano-coating (don't immerse)vsNot supported

18 Common items in both devices
2GB LPDDR3
TFT LCD IPS
16 million
LED flash
Only digital zoom
Full HD (1920x1080 pixels)
Capacitive
Multitouch
3.5mm jack
Accelerometer
Ambient Light
LiPo - Li-Ion polymer (Non removable)
Speakerphone
Video calling
Vibrating alert
Active noise cancellation
MicroUSB 2.0 / USB 2.0 Type-C, USB OTG On-The-Go
HTML, XHTML, HTML5
+ COMMON ITEMS

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Model and physical featuresAmazon Fire HDX 8.9 2014 WiFi 16GBXiaomi Redmi 8A (32GB/2GB)
ModelFire HDX 8.9 2014 WiFi 16GBRedmi 8A (32GB/2GB)
Also known asAmazon Fire HDX 8.9 WiFi, Amazon Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 2014Xiaomi Redmi 8A M1908C3KG, MZB8457IN, MZB8458IN, MZB8459IN
Country or region availablefeature not registeredIndiaVarious (International)
BrandAmazonXiaomi
Release dateOctober, 2014September, 2019
Depth7.8 millimeters (0.31 inches)9.4 millimeters (0.37 inches)
Size (width x height)158 x 231 millimeters (6.22 x 9.09 in)75.4 x 156.3 millimeters (2.97 x 6.15 in)
Weight375 grams (13.13 ounces)188 grams (6.58 ounces)
Qwerty physical keyboardWireless external keyboardNot supported
AntennaInternal antennaInternal antenna
Build, materialsfeature not registeredPlastic body, front glass
Protection against water and othersNot supportedWater repellent nano-coating (don't immerse)
Operating system (OS)Amazon Fire HDX 8.9 2014 WiFi 16GBXiaomi Redmi 8A (32GB/2GB)
Operating systemAndroid 4.4.2 KitKatAndroid 9.0 Pie
Firmware updatefeature not registeredfeature not registered
HardwareAmazon Fire HDX 8.9 2014 WiFi 16GBXiaomi Redmi 8A (32GB/2GB)
Architecture - Chipset32bit - Qualcomm Snapdragon 805 APQ808464bit - Qualcomm Snapdragon 439 SDM439 (12nm)
CPU processor2.5Ghz Quad-Core Krait 450Octa-Core, 2 processors:
2Ghz Dual-Core ARM Cortex-A53
1.45Ghz Hexa-Core ARM Cortex-A53
GPU graphical controllerQualcomm Adreno 420 BlazeQualcomm Adreno 505 650Mhz
RAM memory2GB LPDDR32GB LPDDR3
Internal storage16GB (10GB user available)32GB (21GB user available)
eMMC 5.1
External storageNot supportedUntil 512GB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXC
(dedicated slot)
DisplayAmazon Fire HDX 8.9 2014 WiFi 16GBXiaomi Redmi 8A (32GB/2GB)
Display typeTFT LCD IPSTFT LCD IPS
Screen size8.9" inches6.2" inches
Screen-to-body ratio~62.9% (screen-to-body ratio)~81.4% (screen-to-body ratio)
TouchscreenCapacitive Multitouch 10-pointsCapacitive Multitouch
Display resolution2560x1600 pixels720x1520 pixels
Pixel density (dot pitch)339 PPI271 PPI
Colors16 million16 million
Scratch-resistant glassNot supportedGorilla Glass 5
Mobile networks and dataAmazon Fire HDX 8.9 2014 WiFi 16GBXiaomi Redmi 8A (32GB/2GB)
Dual-SIMNot supportedDual SIM Standby - Call active on one sim card
(dedicated slot)
SIM cardNot supported2 slots Dual-SIM
nano-SIM (4FF)
GSM Mhz bandNot supportedQuad-Band 850/900/1800/1900
Primary 2G networkNot supportedCDMA 800 (China), GSM 850/900/1800/1900
Primary 3G networkNot supportedGlobal, India version:
UMTS 850/900/1900/2100

China version:
CDMA2000 1xEV-DO
TD-SCDMA 1900/2000
UMTS 850/900/1900/2100
Primary 4G/5G networkNot supportedLTE Cat4
VoLTE

Global version:
LTE (Bands 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 20)
TD-LTE (Bands 38, 40)

India version:
LTE (Bands 1, 3, 5, 8)
TD-LTE (Bands 40, 41)

China version:
LTE (Bands 1, 3, 5, 7, 8)
TD-LTE (Bands 34, 38, 39, 40, 41)
Primary data networkNot supportedGPRS, EDGE, CDMA2000 EV-DO Rev 0, CDMA2000 EV-DO Rev A, TD-SCDMA, UMTS, TD-HSDPA, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, TD-LTE, LTE
Secondary 2G networkNot supportedGSM 850/900/1800/1900
Secondary 3G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary 4G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary data networkNot supportedGPRS, EDGE
Maximum download/uploadfeature not registered150/50 Mbps
Messaging and callingAmazon Fire HDX 8.9 2014 WiFi 16GBXiaomi Redmi 8A (32GB/2GB)
MessagingE-mail, Push mailSMS (T9), MMS, E-mail, Push mail
SpeakerphoneSupportedSupported
Video callingSupportedSupported
Call controlNot supportedVoice dialing, Voice recorder
Primary / back cameraAmazon Fire HDX 8.9 2014 WiFi 16GBXiaomi Redmi 8A (32GB/2GB)
Main camera8 megapixels12 megapixels
Main camera resolution3264x2448 pixels4000x3000 pixels
Video recording (primary)Full HD (1920x1080 pixels) 30 fpsFull HD (1920x1080 pixels) 30 fps
FlashLED flashLED flash
Focal aperturef/2.2 (aperture)f/1.8 (aperture)
Focal lengthfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Sensor sizefeature not registered1/2.55" inches
Pixel sizefeature not registered1.4µm pixel
AutofocusAutofocusPDAF: phase detection autofocus
Touch focusSupportedSupported
Image stabilizationfeature not registeredEIS: Digital stabilization
ZoomOnly digital zoomOnly digital zoom
Face/smile detectionFace detectionFace detection, Smile detection
BSI sensorNot supportedNot supported
HDRHDR photo only main cameraHDR photo on both cameras
Front / secondary cameraAmazon Fire HDX 8.9 2014 WiFi 16GBXiaomi Redmi 8A (32GB/2GB)
Front camera1.2 megapixels8 megapixels
Front camera resolution1280x960 pixels3264x2448 pixels
Video recording (secondary)HD (1280x720 pixels)Full HD (1920x1080 pixels)
Front flashNot supportedNot supported
Focal aperturefeature not registeredf/2.0 (aperture)
Focal lengthfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Sensor sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
Pixel sizefeature not registered1.12µm pixel
MultimediaAmazon Fire HDX 8.9 2014 WiFi 16GBXiaomi Redmi 8A (32GB/2GB)
RadioNot supportedFM
TVNot supportedNot supported
Video formatsMP4, H.264, H.263MP4, H.265, H.264, H.263, XviD, MKV
Audio formatsMP3, WAV, eAAC+, AC3MP3, WAV, WMA, eAAC+, FLAC
Connectivity and interfacesAmazon Fire HDX 8.9 2014 WiFi 16GBXiaomi Redmi 8A (32GB/2GB)
USBMicroUSB 2.0USB 2.0 Type-C, USB OTG On-The-Go
TV outputMicro-B USB SlimPort®Not supported
Audio output3.5mm jack3.5mm jack
Bluetooth4.1 version A2DP4.2 version A2DP
WiFi802.11 a/b/g/n/ac (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz)802.11 b/g/n (2.4Ghz)
DLNASupportedNot supported
NFCNot supportedNot supported
GPSNot supportedA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, BeiDou
Infrared portNot supportedNot supported
Other functionsAmazon Fire HDX 8.9 2014 WiFi 16GBXiaomi Redmi 8A (32GB/2GB)
Active noise cancellationSupportedSupported
Vibrating alertSupportedSupported
Ringtonesfeature not registeredPolyphonic and customized
Web browserHTML, XHTML, HTML5HTML, XHTML, HTML5
Java / Flash playerNot supportedNot supported
SensorsAccelerometer
Ambient Light
Gyroscope
Accelerometer
Proximity
Compass
Ambient Light
Face unlock
Other features- Colors: Black
- Fire OS 4 Sangria UI
- Amazon Appstore
- Amazon Silk
- Dolby Atmos audio
- Free cloud storage for all Amazon content
- Text-to-Speech english-language content reader
- Colors: Midnight Black, Ocean Blue, Sunset Red
- MIUI 11
- 19:9 display
- Sony IMX363 back camera sensor
- Quick Charge 3.0
- WiFi direct, hotspot
Power supply and autonomyAmazon Fire HDX 8.9 2014 WiFi 16GBXiaomi Redmi 8A (32GB/2GB)
BatteryLiPo - Li-Ion polymer (Non removable)LiPo - Li-Ion polymer (Non removable)
Fast battery charging
Battery capacity6000 mAh5000 mAh
Battery model / charger (watts)feature not registered18W
Talk time840 minutes | 14 hours | 0.6 day2520 minutes | 42 hours | 1.8 days
Standbyfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Radiation rate (SAR)Amazon Fire HDX 8.9 2014 WiFi 16GBXiaomi Redmi 8A (32GB/2GB)
SAR USA, Mexico, Colombiafeature not registeredfeature not registered
SAR European Union, UKfeature not registeredfeature not registered