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Amazon Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 (4G LTE 32GB) vs Amazon Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 (4G LTE 16GB)

Side by side comparison between Amazon Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 (4G LTE 32GB) vs Amazon Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 (4G LTE 16GB) tablets, differences, pros, cons with full specifications. What's the better?

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Amazon Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 (4G LTE 32GB)
8.9"
IPS

2560x1600

8
MP

1.2mp

2GB
RAM

32bit Quad

4500
mAh

(Non removable)

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Amazon Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 (4G LTE 16GB)
8.9"
IPS

2560x1600

8
MP

1.2mp

2GB
RAM

32bit Quad

4500
mAh

(Non removable)

What's the better tablet? Amazon Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 (4G LTE 32GB)

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Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 (4G LTE 32GB)1 Advantage Amazon Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 (4G LTE 32GB)vsKindle Fire HDX 8.9 (4G LTE 16GB)0 Advantage Amazon Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 (4G LTE 16GB)
+32GB (25GB available)150%
More internal storage for applications and files
vs16GB (10GB available)

38 Common items in both devices
2.2Ghz 32bit Quad-Core
2GB LPDDR3
384 grams (13.44 ounces)
7.8 millimeters (0.31 inches)
TFT IPS LCD
16 million
2560x1600 pixels
+31 specs and more in the table below

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Physical featuresAmazon Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 (4G LTE 32GB)Amazon Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 (4G LTE 16GB)
ModelKindle Fire HDX 8.9 (4G LTE 32GB)Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 (4G LTE 16GB)
Other model namesVerizon Amazon Kindle Fire HDX 8.9, AT&T Kindle Fire HDX 8.9AT&T Amazon Kindle Fire HDX 8.9, Verizon Kindle Fire HDX 8.9
Country or region availablefeature not registeredfeature not registered
BrandAmazonAmazon
Release dateNovember, 2013November, 2013
Depth7.8 millimeters (0.31 inches)7.8 millimeters (0.31 inches)
Size (width x height)158 x 231 millimeters (6.22 x 9.09 in)158 x 231 millimeters (6.22 x 9.09 in)
Weight384 grams (13.44 ounces)384 grams (13.44 ounces)
Qwerty physical keyboardWireless external keyboardWireless external keyboard
AntennaInternal antennaInternal antenna
Build, materialsfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Protection against water and othersNot supportedNot supported
System (OS)Amazon Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 (4G LTE 32GB)Amazon Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 (4G LTE 16GB)
Operating systemAndroid 4.2.2 Jelly BeanAndroid 4.2.2 Jelly Bean
Firmware updatefeature not registeredfeature not registered
HardwareAmazon Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 (4G LTE 32GB)Amazon Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 (4G LTE 16GB)
Chipset32bit - Qualcomm Snapdragon 800 MSM8974 v132bit - Qualcomm Snapdragon 800 MSM8974 v1
CPU processor2.2Ghz Quad-Core Krait 4002.2Ghz Quad-Core Krait 400
GPU graphical controllerQualcomm Adreno 330Qualcomm Adreno 330
RAM memory2GB LPDDR32GB LPDDR3
Internal storage32GB (25GB available)16GB (10GB available)
External storageNot supportedNot supported
DisplayAmazon Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 (4G LTE 32GB)Amazon Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 (4G LTE 16GB)
Display typeTFT IPS LCDTFT IPS LCD
Screen size8.9" inches8.9" inches
Screen-to-body ratio~62.9% (screen-to-body ratio)~62.9% (screen-to-body ratio)
Display resolution2560x1600 pixels2560x1600 pixels
TouchscreenCapacitive Multitouch 10-pointsCapacitive Multitouch 10-points
Pixel density (dot pitch)339 PPI339 PPI
Colors16 million16 million
Scratch-resistant glassNot supportedNot supported
Display featuresfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Mobile networksAmazon Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 (4G LTE 32GB)Amazon Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 (4G LTE 16GB)
Dual-SIMNot supportedNot supported
SIM card1 slot (Single-SIM)
micro-SIM (3FF)
1 slot (Single-SIM)
micro-SIM (3FF)
Maximum download/upload100/50 Mbps100/50 Mbps
Network technology2G, 3G, 4G2G, 3G, 4G
Frequency, bandsExpand band detailsCollapse details
GSM Mhz bandQuad-Band 850/900/1800/1900Quad-Band 850/900/1800/1900
Primary 2G networkCDMA 800/1900, GSM 850/900/1800/1900CDMA 800/1900, GSM 850/900/1800/1900
Primary 3G networkCDMA2000 1xEV-DO, UMTS 850/900/1900/2100CDMA2000 1xEV-DO, UMTS 850/900/1900/2100
Primary 4G networkLTE 700/1700/2100LTE 700/1700/2100
Primary 5G networkNot supportedNot supported
Primary data networkGPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, LTEGPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, LTE
Secondary 2G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary 3G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary 4G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary data networkNot supportedNot supported
CallingAmazon Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 (4G LTE 32GB)Amazon Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 (4G LTE 16GB)
MessagingSMS, MMS, E-mail, Push mailSMS, MMS, E-mail, Push mail
SpeakerphoneSupportedSupported
Video callingSupportedSupported
Call controlVoice recorderVoice recorder
CameraAmazon Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 (4G LTE 32GB)Amazon Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 (4G LTE 16GB)
Back camera (main camera)8 megapixels8 megapixels
Main camera resolution3264x2448 pixels3264x2448 pixels
Video recording (primary)Full HD (1920x1080) 30 fpsFull HD (1920x1080) 30 fps
FlashLED flashLED flash
Focal aperturef/2.2 (aperture)f/2.2 (aperture)
Focal lengthfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Sensor sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
Pixel sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
AutofocusAutofocusAutofocus
Touch focusSupportedSupported
Image stabilizationfeature not registeredfeature not registered
ZoomOnly digital zoomOnly digital zoom
Face/smile detectionFace detectionFace detection
BSI sensorNot supportedNot supported
HDRHDR photo only main cameraHDR photo only main camera
2ª cameraAmazon Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 (4G LTE 32GB)Amazon Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 (4G LTE 16GB)
Front camera (secondary)1.2 megapixels1.2 megapixels
Front camera resolution1280x960 pixels1280x960 pixels
Video recording (secondary)HD (1280x720)HD (1280x720)
Front flashNot supportedNot supported
Focal aperturefeature not registeredfeature not registered
Focal lengthfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Sensor sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
Pixel sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
MultimediaAmazon Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 (4G LTE 32GB)Amazon Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 (4G LTE 16GB)
RadioNot supportedNot supported
TVNot supportedNot supported
Video formatsMP4, H.263, VP8MP4, H.263, VP8
Audio formatsMP3, WAV, AAC+, OGG, AC3MP3, WAV, AAC+, OGG, AC3
ConnectivityAmazon Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 (4G LTE 32GB)Amazon Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 (4G LTE 16GB)
USBMicroUSB 2.0MicroUSB 2.0
TV outputNot supportedNot supported
Audio output3.5mm jack3.5mm jack
Bluetooth3.0 + A2DP3.0 + A2DP
WiFi802.11 a/b/g/n (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz)802.11 a/b/g/n (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz)
DLNANot supportedNot supported
NFCNot supportedNot supported
GPSA-GPS, GeoTaggingA-GPS, GeoTagging
Infrared portNot supportedNot supported
Other functionsAmazon Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 (4G LTE 32GB)Amazon Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 (4G LTE 16GB)
Active noise cancellationSupportedSupported
Vibrating alertSupportedSupported
RingtonesPolyphonic and customizedPolyphonic and customized
Web browserHTML, XHTML, HTML5HTML, XHTML, HTML5
SensorsAccelerometer
Ambient Light sensor
Gyroscope
Accelerometer
Ambient Light sensor
Gyroscope
Other features- Colors: Black
- Fire OS 3.0 Mojito UI
- Amazon Appstore
- Amazon Silk
- Dolby Digital Plus sound
- Free cloud storage for all Amazon content
- Text-to-Speech english-language content reader
- Colors: Black
- Fire OS 3.0 Mojito UI
- Amazon Appstore
- Amazon Silk
- Dolby Digital Plus sound
- Free cloud storage for all Amazon content
- Text-to-Speech english-language content reader
Power supplyAmazon Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 (4G LTE 32GB)Amazon Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 (4G LTE 16GB)
BatteryLiPo: Li-Ion polymer (Non removable)LiPo: Li-Ion polymer (Non removable)
Battery capacity4500 mAh4500 mAh
Charger, watts Standard charging Standard charging
Talk time autonomy720 minutes | 12 hours | 0.5 day720 minutes | 12 hours | 0.5 day
Standbyfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Radiation rateAmazon Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 (4G LTE 32GB)Amazon Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 (4G LTE 16GB)
SAR 1.6W/kg (USA, Mexico, etc.)feature not registeredfeature not registered
SAR 2W/kg (Europe, UK, etc.)feature not registeredfeature not registered
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