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Xiaomi Redmi 8A (64GB) vs Amazon Fire HDX 8.9 2014 WiFi 16GB

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

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Xiaomi Redmi 8A (64GB)
6.2"
IPS

720x1520

12
MP

8mp

4GB
RAM

64bit Octa

5000
mAh

(Non removable)

vs
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)

What's the better device? The PhoneMore's choice is Xiaomi Redmi 8A (64GB)

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!


23 Advantages Xiaomi Redmi 8A (64GB)
Redmi 8A (64GB)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
 100%100%
+More RAM memory. Typically more responsive and better for multitasking
4GB LPDDR3vs2GB LPDDR3
 4 times100%
+More internal storage for applications and files
64GB (51GB 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

09 Advantages Amazon Fire HDX 8.9 2014 WiFi 16GB
Fire HDX 8.9 2014 WiFi 16GBvsRedmi 8A (64GB)
 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

17 Common items in both devices
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
USB 2.0 Type-C, USB OTG On-The-Go / MicroUSB 2.0
HTML, XHTML, HTML5
+ COMMON ITEMS

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Model and physical featuresXiaomi Redmi 8A (64GB)Amazon Fire HDX 8.9 2014 WiFi 16GB
ModelRedmi 8A (64GB)Fire HDX 8.9 2014 WiFi 16GB
Also known asXiaomi Redmi 8A M1908C3KG, M1908C3KE, M1908C3KCAmazon Fire HDX 8.9 WiFi, Amazon Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 2014
Country or region availableChinaVarious (International)feature not registered
BrandXiaomiAmazon
Release dateSeptember, 2019October, 2014
Depth9.4 millimeters (0.37 inches)7.8 millimeters (0.31 inches)
Size (width x height)75.4 x 156.3 millimeters (2.97 x 6.15 in)158 x 231 millimeters (6.22 x 9.09 in)
Weight188 grams (6.58 ounces)375 grams (13.13 ounces)
Qwerty physical keyboardNot supportedWireless external keyboard
AntennaInternal antennaInternal antenna
Build, materialsPlastic body, front glassfeature not registered
Protection against water and othersWater repellent nano-coating (don't immerse)Not supported
Operating system (OS)Xiaomi Redmi 8A (64GB)Amazon Fire HDX 8.9 2014 WiFi 16GB
Operating systemAndroid 9.0 PieAndroid 4.4.2 KitKat
Firmware updatefeature not registeredfeature not registered
HardwareXiaomi Redmi 8A (64GB)Amazon Fire HDX 8.9 2014 WiFi 16GB
Architecture - Chipset64bit - Qualcomm Snapdragon 439 SDM439 (12nm)32bit - Qualcomm Snapdragon 805 APQ8084
CPU processorOcta-Core, 2 processors:
2Ghz Dual-Core ARM Cortex-A53
1.45Ghz Hexa-Core ARM Cortex-A53
2.5Ghz Quad-Core Krait 450
GPU graphical controllerQualcomm Adreno 505 650MhzQualcomm Adreno 420 Blaze
RAM memory4GB LPDDR32GB LPDDR3
Internal storage64GB (51GB user available)
eMMC 5.1
16GB (10GB user available)
External storageUntil 512GB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXC
(dedicated slot)
Not supported
DisplayXiaomi Redmi 8A (64GB)Amazon Fire HDX 8.9 2014 WiFi 16GB
Display typeTFT LCD IPSTFT LCD IPS
Screen size6.2" inches8.9" inches
Screen-to-body ratio~81.4% (screen-to-body ratio)~62.9% (screen-to-body ratio)
TouchscreenCapacitive MultitouchCapacitive Multitouch 10-points
Display resolution720x1520 pixels2560x1600 pixels
Pixel density (dot pitch)271 PPI339 PPI
Colors16 million16 million
Scratch-resistant glassGorilla Glass 5Not supported
Mobile networks and dataXiaomi Redmi 8A (64GB)Amazon Fire HDX 8.9 2014 WiFi 16GB
Dual-SIMDual SIM Standby - Call active on one sim card
(dedicated slot)
Not supported
SIM card2 slots Dual-SIM
nano-SIM (4FF)
Not supported
GSM Mhz bandQuad-Band 850/900/1800/1900Not supported
Primary 2G networkCDMA 800 (China), GSM 850/900/1800/1900Not supported
Primary 3G networkGlobal, India version:
UMTS 850/900/1900/2100

China version:
CDMA2000 1xEV-DO
TD-SCDMA 1900/2000
UMTS 850/900/1900/2100
Not supported
Primary 4G/5G networkLTE 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)
Not supported
Primary data networkGPRS, EDGE, CDMA2000 EV-DO Rev 0, CDMA2000 EV-DO Rev A, TD-SCDMA, UMTS, TD-HSDPA, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, TD-LTE, LTENot supported
Secondary 2G networkGSM 850/900/1800/1900Not supported
Secondary 3G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary 4G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary data networkGPRS, EDGENot supported
Maximum download/upload150/50 Mbpsfeature not registered
Messaging and callingXiaomi Redmi 8A (64GB)Amazon Fire HDX 8.9 2014 WiFi 16GB
MessagingSMS (T9), MMS, E-mail, Push mailE-mail, Push mail
SpeakerphoneSupportedSupported
Video callingSupportedSupported
Call controlVoice dialing, Voice recorderNot supported
Primary / back cameraXiaomi Redmi 8A (64GB)Amazon Fire HDX 8.9 2014 WiFi 16GB
Main camera12 megapixels8 megapixels
Main camera resolution4000x3000 pixels3264x2448 pixels
Video recording (primary)Full HD (1920x1080 pixels) 30 fpsFull HD (1920x1080 pixels) 30 fps
FlashLED flashLED flash
Focal aperturef/1.8 (aperture)f/2.2 (aperture)
Focal lengthfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Sensor size1/2.55" inchesfeature not registered
Pixel size1.4µm pixelfeature not registered
AutofocusPDAF: phase detection autofocusAutofocus
Touch focusSupportedSupported
Image stabilizationEIS: Digital stabilizationfeature not registered
ZoomOnly digital zoomOnly digital zoom
Face/smile detectionFace detection, Smile detectionFace detection
BSI sensorNot supportedNot supported
HDRHDR photo on both camerasHDR photo only main camera
Front / secondary cameraXiaomi Redmi 8A (64GB)Amazon Fire HDX 8.9 2014 WiFi 16GB
Front camera8 megapixels1.2 megapixels
Front camera resolution3264x2448 pixels1280x960 pixels
Video recording (secondary)Full HD (1920x1080 pixels)HD (1280x720 pixels)
Front flashNot supportedNot supported
Focal aperturef/2.0 (aperture)feature not registered
Focal lengthfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Sensor sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
Pixel size1.12µm pixelfeature not registered
MultimediaXiaomi Redmi 8A (64GB)Amazon Fire HDX 8.9 2014 WiFi 16GB
RadioFMNot supported
TVNot supportedNot supported
Video formatsMP4, H.265, H.264, H.263, XviD, MKVMP4, H.264, H.263
Audio formatsMP3, WAV, WMA, eAAC+, FLACMP3, WAV, eAAC+, AC3
Connectivity and interfacesXiaomi Redmi 8A (64GB)Amazon Fire HDX 8.9 2014 WiFi 16GB
USBUSB 2.0 Type-C, USB OTG On-The-GoMicroUSB 2.0
TV outputNot supportedMicro-B USB SlimPort®
Audio output3.5mm jack3.5mm jack
Bluetooth4.2 version A2DP4.1 version A2DP
WiFi802.11 b/g/n (2.4Ghz)802.11 a/b/g/n/ac (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz)
DLNANot supportedSupported
NFCNot supportedNot supported
GPSA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, BeiDouNot supported
Infrared portNot supportedNot supported
Other functionsXiaomi Redmi 8A (64GB)Amazon Fire HDX 8.9 2014 WiFi 16GB
Active noise cancellationSupportedSupported
Vibrating alertSupportedSupported
RingtonesPolyphonic and customizedfeature not registered
Web browserHTML, XHTML, HTML5HTML, XHTML, HTML5
Java / Flash playerNot supportedNot supported
SensorsAccelerometer
Proximity
Compass
Ambient Light
Face unlock
Accelerometer
Ambient Light
Gyroscope
Other features- Colors: Midnight Black, Ocean Blue, Sunset Red
- MIUI 11
- 19:9 display
- Sony IMX363 back camera sensor
- Quick Charge 3.0
- WiFi direct, hotspot
- 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
Power supply and autonomyXiaomi Redmi 8A (64GB)Amazon Fire HDX 8.9 2014 WiFi 16GB
BatteryLiPo - Li-Ion polymer (Non removable)
Fast battery charging
LiPo - Li-Ion polymer (Non removable)
Battery capacity5000 mAh6000 mAh
Battery model / charger (watts)18Wfeature not registered
Talk time2520 minutes | 42 hours | 1.8 days840 minutes | 14 hours | 0.6 day
Standbyfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Radiation rate (SAR)Xiaomi Redmi 8A (64GB)Amazon Fire HDX 8.9 2014 WiFi 16GB
SAR USA, Mexico, Colombiafeature not registeredfeature not registered
SAR European Union, UKfeature not registeredfeature not registered