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Motorola Xoom Media Edition MZ505 vs Amazon Fire HDX 8.9 2014 4G LTE 16GB

Side by side comparison, pros, cons, differences between Motorola Xoom vs Amazon Fire HDX 8.9 2014 tablets with full specifications. What's the best?

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Compare Amazon Fire HDX 8.9 2014 X07Motorola Xoom Media Edition MZ505
Motorola Xoom Media Edition MZ505
10.1"
TFT

800x1280

5
MP

2mp

1GB
RAM

32bit Dual

3250
mAh

(Non removable)

vs
Compare Motorola Xoom X17Amazon Fire HDX 8.9 2014 4G LTE 16GB
Amazon Fire HDX 8.9 2014 4G LTE 16GB
8.9"
IPS

2560x1600

8
MP

1.2mp

2GB
RAM

32bit Quad

6000
mAh

(Non removable)

What's the best tablet? The PhoneMore's choice is Amazon Fire HDX 8.9 2014 4G LTE 16GB

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!


07 Advantages Motorola Xoom Media Edition MZ505
Xoom Media Edition MZ505vsFire HDX 8.9 2014 4G LTE 16GB
 60%60%
+More internal storage for applications and files
16GBvs16GB (10GB user available)
Advantage
+More external storage for files using memory cards
Until 32GB microSD, microSDHCvsNot supported
 13%13%
+Larger screen
10.1"vs8.9"
Advantage
+The Dual LED flash helps in dark places or in low light
Dual LED flashvsLED flash
 56%56%
+Higher resolution secondary camera to take pictures and selfies
(front) 2MPvs(front) 1.2MP
Advantage
+Sensors help you use the device
CompassvsNot supported
Advantage
+Protection against scratches on the screen lets you carry your phone with your keys
Gorilla GlassvsNot supported

17 Advantages Amazon Fire HDX 8.9 2014 4G LTE 16GB
Fire HDX 8.9 2014 4G LTE 16GBvsXoom Media Edition MZ505
 192%100%
+More powerful processor, you can open your applications faster
2.5Ghz 32bit Quad-Corevs1Ghz 32bit Dual-Core
 100%100%
+More RAM memory. Typically more responsive and better for multitasking
2GB LPDDR3vs1GB LPDDR2
 88%88%
+Lighter
389 grams (13.62 ounces)vs730 grams (25.55 ounces)
 65%65%
+Thinner
7.8 millimeters (0.31 inches)vs12.9 millimeters (0.51 inches)
Advantage
+This device has a TFT LCD IPS screen, which are brighter and more vivid
TFT LCD IPSvsTFT LCD
 3 times100%
+Higher resolution screen
2560x1600 pixelsvs800x1280 pixels
 128%100%
+Crisper display of text, images and video because it has more pixels per inch (ppi)
339 PPIvs149 PPI
 59%59%
+Higher resolution main camera
(back) 8MPvs(back) 5MP
 125%100%
+More image quality for recording videos with the primary camera
Full HD (1920x1080 pixels)vsHD (1280x720 pixels)
Advantage
+Android 4.4.2 KitKat is newer and safer
Android 4.4.2 KitKatvsAndroid 4.1.2 Jelly Bean
Advantage
+The 4G LTE network is newer and faster
4G LTEvsNot supported
Advantage
+Faster for surfing the internet and download files
(4G LTE) 100 Mbpsvs(Not supported)
 85%85%
+Battery - higher amperage (mAh) allows more device usage time, but it also depends on the hardware and use
6000 mAhvs3250 mAh
Advantage
+The vibration of the device aids in the use of several features
Vibrating alertvsNot 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
+Bluetooth 4.1 version A2DP is newer and faster
4.1 version A2DPvs2.1 version A2DP
Advantage
+Better sites viewing on the internet
HTML, XHTML, HTML5vsHTML, XHTML

15 Common items in both devices
16 million
Only digital zoom
Autofocus
Capacitive
Multitouch
3.5mm jack
Accelerometer
Ambient Light
Gyroscope
Li-Ion (Non removable) / LiPo - Li-Ion polymer (Non removable)
Speakerphone
Video calling
Micro HDMI Type D / Micro-B USB SlimPort®
A-GPS, GeoTagging
MicroUSB 2.0
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Model and physical featuresMotorola Xoom Media Edition MZ505Amazon Fire HDX 8.9 2014 4G LTE 16GB
ModelXoom Media Edition MZ505Fire HDX 8.9 2014 4G LTE 16GB
Also known asMotorola Xoom Family Edition MZ505, Tablet Motorola XoomVerizon Amazon Fire HDX 8.9, AT&T Amazon Fire HDX 8.9 LTE
Country or region availablefeature not registeredfeature not registered
BrandMotorolaAmazon
Release dateJanuary, 2012October, 2014
Depth12.9 millimeters (0.51 inches)7.8 millimeters (0.31 inches)
Size (width x height)167.8 x 249.1 millimeters (6.61 x 9.81 in)158 x 231 millimeters (6.22 x 9.09 in)
Weight730 grams (25.55 ounces)389 grams (13.62 ounces)
Qwerty physical keyboardNot supportedWireless external keyboard
AntennaInternal antennaInternal antenna
Build, materialsfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Protection against water and othersNot supportedNot supported
Operating system (OS)Motorola Xoom Media Edition MZ505Amazon Fire HDX 8.9 2014 4G LTE 16GB
Operating systemAndroid 3.1 HoneycombAndroid 4.4.2 KitKat
Firmware updateAndroid 4.1.2 Jelly Beanfeature not registered
HardwareMotorola Xoom Media Edition MZ505Amazon Fire HDX 8.9 2014 4G LTE 16GB
Architecture - Chipset32bit - NVIDIA Tegra 2 T2032bit - Qualcomm Snapdragon 805 APQ8084
CPU processor1Ghz Dual-Core ARM Cortex-A92.5Ghz Quad-Core Krait 450
GPU graphical controllerULP GeForce 400MHzQualcomm Adreno 420 Blaze
RAM memory1GB LPDDR22GB LPDDR3
Internal storage16GB16GB (10GB user available)
External storageUntil 32GB microSD, microSDHC
(dedicated slot)
Not supported
DisplayMotorola Xoom Media Edition MZ505Amazon Fire HDX 8.9 2014 4G LTE 16GB
Display typeTFT LCDTFT LCD IPS
Screen size10.1" inches8.9" inches
Screen-to-body ratio~70.8% (screen-to-body ratio)~62.9% (screen-to-body ratio)
TouchscreenCapacitive MultitouchCapacitive Multitouch 10-points
Display resolution800x1280 pixels2560x1600 pixels
Pixel density (dot pitch)149 PPI339 PPI
Colors16 million16 million
Scratch-resistant glassGorilla GlassNot supported
Mobile networks and dataMotorola Xoom Media Edition MZ505Amazon Fire HDX 8.9 2014 4G LTE 16GB
Dual-SIMNot supportedNot supported
SIM cardNot supported1 slot
micro-SIM (3FF)
GSM Mhz bandNot supportedQuad-Band 850/900/1800/1900
Primary 2G networkNot supportedCDMA 800/1900, GSM 850/900/1800/1900
Primary 3G networkNot supportedCDMA2000 1xEV-DO, UMTS 850/900/1900/2100
Primary 4G/5G networkNot supportedLTE 700/1700/2100
Primary data networkNot supportedGPRS, 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
Maximum download/uploadfeature not registered100/50 Mbps
Messaging and callingMotorola Xoom Media Edition MZ505Amazon Fire HDX 8.9 2014 4G LTE 16GB
MessagingE-mail, Push mailSMS (T9), MMS, E-mail, Push mail
SpeakerphoneSupportedSupported
Video callingSupportedSupported
Call controlVoice recorderVoice recorder
Primary / back cameraMotorola Xoom Media Edition MZ505Amazon Fire HDX 8.9 2014 4G LTE 16GB
Main camera5 megapixels8 megapixels
Main camera resolution2592x1944 pixels3264x2448 pixels
Video recording (primary)HD (1280x720 pixels) 30 fpsFull HD (1920x1080 pixels) 30 fps
FlashDual LED flashLED flash
Focal aperturefeature not registeredf/2.2 (aperture)
Focal lengthfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Sensor sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
Pixel sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
AutofocusAutofocusAutofocus
Touch focusfeature not registeredSupported
Image stabilizationfeature not registeredfeature not registered
ZoomOnly digital zoomOnly digital zoom
Face/smile detectionFace detectionFace detection
BSI sensorfeature not registeredNot supported
HDRfeature not registeredHDR photo only main camera
Front / secondary cameraMotorola Xoom Media Edition MZ505Amazon Fire HDX 8.9 2014 4G LTE 16GB
Front camera2 megapixels1.2 megapixels
Front camera resolution1600x1200 pixels1280x960 pixels
Video recording (secondary)Not supportedHD (1280x720 pixels)
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
MultimediaMotorola Xoom Media Edition MZ505Amazon Fire HDX 8.9 2014 4G LTE 16GB
RadioNot supportedNot supported
TVNot supportedNot supported
Video formatsMP4, H.264, H.263, WMVMP4, H.264, H.263
Audio formatsMP3, WAV, WMA, AAC+MP3, WAV, eAAC+, AC3
Connectivity and interfacesMotorola Xoom Media Edition MZ505Amazon Fire HDX 8.9 2014 4G LTE 16GB
USBMicroUSB 2.0MicroUSB 2.0
TV outputMicro HDMI Type DMicro-B USB SlimPort®
Audio output3.5mm jack3.5mm jack
Bluetooth2.1 version A2DP4.1 version A2DP
WiFi802.11 b/g/n (2.4Ghz)802.11 a/b/g/n/ac (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz)
DLNAfeature not registeredSupported
NFCNot supportedNot supported
GPSA-GPS, GeoTaggingA-GPS, GeoTagging
Infrared portfeature not registeredNot supported
Other functionsMotorola Xoom Media Edition MZ505Amazon Fire HDX 8.9 2014 4G LTE 16GB
Active noise cancellationfeature not registeredSupported
Vibrating alertNot supportedSupported
Ringtonesfeature not registeredPolyphonic and customized
Web browserHTML, XHTMLHTML, XHTML, HTML5
Java / Flash playerSupportedNot supported
SensorsAccelerometer
Compass
Ambient Light
Gyroscope
Accelerometer
Ambient Light
Gyroscope
Other features- Colors: Black
- Google Maps 5.0 3D
- Quickoffice
- WiFi 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 autonomyMotorola Xoom Media Edition MZ505Amazon Fire HDX 8.9 2014 4G LTE 16GB
BatteryLi-Ion (Non removable)LiPo - Li-Ion polymer (Non removable)
Battery capacity3250 mAh6000 mAh
Battery model / charger (watts)feature not registeredfeature not registered
Talk time540 minutes | 9 hours | 0.4 day840 minutes | 14 hours | 0.6 day
Standby20160 minutes | 336 hours | 14 daysfeature not registered
Radiation rate (SAR)Motorola Xoom Media Edition MZ505Amazon Fire HDX 8.9 2014 4G LTE 16GB
SAR USA, Mexico, Colombiafeature not registeredfeature not registered
SAR European Union, UKfeature not registeredfeature not registered