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Huawei MediaPad X1 (3G) vs Amazon Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 (4G LTE 64GB)

Side by side comparison between Huawei MediaPad X1 vs Amazon Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 tablets, differences, pros, cons and full specifications. What's the better?

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Huawei MediaPad X1 (3G)
7"
LTPS

1200x1920

13
MP

5mp

2GB
RAM

32bit Quad

5000
mAh

(Non removable)

vs
08PointsAmazon Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 (4G LTE 64GB)Compare Huawei MediaPad X1 X
Amazon Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 (4G LTE 64GB)
8.9"
IPS

2560x1600

8
MP

1.2mp

2GB
RAM

32bit Quad

4500
mAh

(Non removable)

What's the better tablet? Huawei MediaPad X1 (3G)

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MediaPad X1 (3G)11 Advantages Huawei MediaPad X1 (3G)vsKindle Fire HDX 8.9 (4G LTE 64GB)8 Advantages Amazon Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 (4G LTE 64GB)
+Until 64GB microSD, microSDXCAdvantage
More external storage for files using memory cards
vsNot supported
+239 grams (8.37 ounces)61%
Lighter
vs384 grams (13.44 ounces)
+7.2 millimeters (0.28 inches)8%
Thinner
vs7.8 millimeters (0.31 inches)
+(back) 13MP60%
Higher resolution main camera
vs(back) 8MP
+BSI sensorAdvantage
The BSI sensor allows the entry of more light generating photos with more detail and brightness
vsNot supported
+(front) 5MP3 times
Higher resolution secondary camera to take pictures and selfies
vs(front) 1.2MP
+Android 4.4.2 KitKatAdvantage
Android 4.4.2 KitKat is newer and safer
vsAndroid 4.2.2 Jelly Bean
+Proximity sensorAdvantage
Sensors help you use the device
vsNot supported
+5000 mAh11%
Battery - higher amperage (mAh) allows more device usage time, but it also depends on the hardware and use
vs4500 mAh
+DLNAAdvantage
With DLNA technology you can access and play media files on TV, tablet or DLNA compatible device.
vsNot supported
+4.0 + A2DPAdvantage
Bluetooth 4.0 + A2DP is newer and faster
vs3.0 + A2DP
1.6GHz 32bit Quad-Corevs+2.2GHz 32bit Quad-Core44%
More powerful processor, you can open your applications faster
16GB (13GB available)vs+64GB (53GB available)3 times
More internal storage for applications and files
LTPS LCDvs+TFT IPS LCDAdvantage
TFT IPS LCD display is brighter and more vivid
1200x1920 pixelsvs+2560x1600 pixels78%
Higher resolution screen
323 PPIvs+339 PPI5%
Crisper display of text, images and videos because it has more pixels per inch (ppi)
7"vs+8.9"27%
Larger screen
3G+ HSPA+vs+4G LTEAdvantage
The 4G LTE network is newer and faster
(3G+ HSPA+) 42 Mbpsvs+(4G LTE) 100 Mbps138%
Faster for surfing the internet and download files

24 Common items in both devices
2GB LPDDR3
16 million
LED flash
Only digital zoom
Autofocus
HDR photo only main camera
f/2.2 (aperture)
+17 specs and more in the table below

Check the comparison table below for more items that are not evaluated in comparison score above.

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📱 Model features

Huawei MediaPad X1 (3G)Amazon Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 (4G LTE 64GB)
ModelMediaPad X1 (3G)Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 (4G LTE 64GB)
Other model namesHuawei MediaPad Honor X1 7D-501U, Huawei 7D-501UVerizon Amazon Kindle Fire HDX 8.9, AT&T Kindle Fire HDX 8.9
Country or region availablefeature not registeredfeature not registered
BrandHuaweiAmazon
Release date4/1/201411/1/2013
Depth7.2 millimeters (0.28 inches)7.8 millimeters (0.31 inches)
Size (width x height)103.9 x 183.5 millimeters (4.09 x 7.22 in)158 x 231 millimeters (6.22 x 9.09 in)
Weight239 grams (8.37 ounces)384 grams (13.44 ounces)
Build, materialsfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Protection against water and othersNot supportedNot supported

🤖 Operating System

Huawei MediaPad X1 (3G)Amazon Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 (4G LTE 64GB)
System versionAndroid 4.2.2 Jelly BeanAndroid 4.2.2 Jelly Bean
Firmware updateAndroid 4.4.2 KitKatfeature not registered
User Interfacefeature not registeredfeature not registered

⚙️ Processor

Huawei MediaPad X1 (3G)Amazon Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 (4G LTE 64GB)
Chipset32bit - Huawei HiSilicon KIRIN910 Hi6620 V9R132bit - Qualcomm Snapdragon 800 MSM8974 v1
CPUQuad-Core, 1 processor:
1.6GHz Quad-Core ARM Cortex-A9
Quad-Core, 1 processor:
2.2GHz Quad-Core Krait 400
GPU graphical controllerARM Mali-450 MP4Qualcomm Adreno 330
Performance (benchmark)feature not registeredfeature not registered

💽 Memory and storage

Huawei MediaPad X1 (3G)Amazon Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 (4G LTE 64GB)
RAM memory2GB LPDDR32GB LPDDR3
Internal storage16GB (13GB available)64GB (53GB available)
External storageUntil 64GB microSD, microSDXC
(dedicated slot)
Not supported

📲 Display

Huawei MediaPad X1 (3G)Amazon Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 (4G LTE 64GB)
Display typeLTPS LCDTFT IPS LCD
Screen size7" inches8.9" inches
Screen-to-body ratio~74.5% (screen-to-body ratio)~62.9% (screen-to-body ratio)
Display resolution1200x1920 pixels2560x1600 pixels
TouchscreenCapacitive Multitouch 10-pointsCapacitive Multitouch 10-points
Pixel density (dot pitch)323 PPI339 PPI
Colors16 million16 million
Scratch-resistant glassNot supportedNot supported
Refresh ratefeature not registeredfeature not registered
Display featuresfeature not registeredfeature not registered

📶 Mobile networks

Huawei MediaPad X1 (3G)Amazon Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 (4G LTE 64GB)
Dual-SIMNot supportedNot supported
SIM card1 slot (Single-SIM)
Standard mini-SIM (2FF)
1 slot (Single-SIM)
micro-SIM (3FF)
Maximum download/upload42/5.76 Mbps100/50 Mbps
Network technology2G, 3G2G, 3G, 4G
Frequency, bandsExpand band detailsCollapse details
GSM MHz bandQuad-Band 850/900/1800/1900Quad-Band 850/900/1800/1900
Primary 2G networkGSM 850/900/1800/1900CDMA 800/1900, GSM 850/900/1800/1900
Primary 3G networkUMTS 850/900/1900/2100CDMA2000 1xEV-DO, UMTS 850/900/1900/2100
Primary 4G networkNot supportedLTE 700/1700/2100
Primary 5G networkNot supportedNot supported
Primary data networkGPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+GPRS, 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

📷 Camera

Huawei MediaPad X1 (3G)Amazon Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 (4G LTE 64GB)
Back camera (main camera)13 megapixels8 megapixels
Main camera resolution4128x3096 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 detection, Smile detectionFace detection
BSI sensorSupportedNot supported
HDRHDR photo only main cameraHDR photo only main camera
Camera extrasfeature not registeredfeature not registered

📸 Front camera

Huawei MediaPad X1 (3G)Amazon Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 (4G LTE 64GB)
Front camera (secondary)5 megapixels1.2 megapixels
Front camera resolution2592x1944 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

🔉 Sound and multimedia

Huawei MediaPad X1 (3G)Amazon Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 (4G LTE 64GB)
LoudspeakerSupportedSupported
Active noise cancellation2 microphones or more2 microphones or more
RadioNot supportedNot supported
TVNot supportedNot supported
Video formatsMP4, H.264, H.263, WMVMP4, H.263, VP8
Audio formatsMP3, WAV, WMA, eAAC+, FLACMP3, WAV, AAC+, OGG, AC3

🔌 Connectivity

Huawei MediaPad X1 (3G)Amazon Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 (4G LTE 64GB)
USBMicroUSB 2.0MicroUSB 2.0
Audio output3.5mm jack3.5mm jack
TV outputNot supportedNot supported
Bluetooth4.0 + A2DP3.0 + A2DP
WiFi802.11 b/g/n (2.4Ghz)802.11 a/b/g/n (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz)
DLNASupportedNot supported
GPSA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASSA-GPS, GeoTagging
NFCNot supportedNot supported
Infrared portNot supportedNot supported

🧭 Sensors

Huawei MediaPad X1 (3G)Amazon Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 (4G LTE 64GB)
SensorsAccelerometer
Ambient Light sensor
Gyroscope
Proximity sensor
Accelerometer
Ambient Light sensor
Gyroscope
Vibrating alertSupportedSupported

🔋 Battery

Huawei MediaPad X1 (3G)Amazon Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 (4G LTE 64GB)
Battery typeLiPo: Li-Ion polymer (Non removable)LiPo: Li-Ion polymer (Non removable)
Battery capacity5000 mAh4500 mAh
Charger, watts Standard charging Standard charging
Talk time autonomyfeature not registered12 hours
Standby504 hours (21 days)feature not registered

➕ Other features

Huawei MediaPad X1 (3G)Amazon Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 (4G LTE 64GB)
Call controlVoice dialing, Voice recorderVoice recorder
MessagingSMS (T9), MMS, E-mail, Push mailSMS, MMS, E-mail, Push mail
Hands-free callingSupportedSupported
Video callingSupportedSupported
RingtonesPolyphonic and customizedPolyphonic and customized
Web browserHTML, XHTML, HTML5HTML, XHTML, HTML5
AntennaInternal antennaInternal antenna
Qwerty physical keyboardNot supportedWireless external keyboard
Miscellaneous- Colors: Snow White, Diamond Black
- Emotion UI 2.0
- DTS sound
- 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

☢️ Radiation rate

Huawei MediaPad X1 (3G)Amazon Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 (4G LTE 64GB)
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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