Phone Comparison - Amazon Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 vs HP Pro Slate 8

Amazon Kindle Fire HDX 8.9
amazon kindle fire hdx 8.9
HP Pro Slate 8
hp pro slate 8
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general General Info

Manufacturer Amazon HP
Announced September 2013 January 2015
Status Available - November 2013 Available - January 2015
Price - Rs. 11,989 ($176.31) [Similarly Priced]
Colors Black Gray
Form Factor Candybar Candybar
Dimension 231 x 158 x 7.8 mm
(9.09 x 6.22 x 0.31 in)
207 x 137 x 8 mm
(8.15 x 5.39 x 0.31 in)
Weight 374 g/ 384 g (13.19 oz/ 13.55 oz) 350 g (12.35 oz)
2G Network GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900
CDMA2000 1xEV-DO
GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900
3G Network HSDPA HSDPA 2100
4G Network LTE -
Messaging , Push Mail, EMail, IM SMS, MMS, EMail, IM

hardware Hardware and OS

OS Android OS, v4.x (Jelly Bean - customized) Android OS, v4.4.4 (KitKat)
Processor Quad-core 2.2 GHz Krait 400, Qualcomm Snapdragon 800 [Similar] Quad-core 2.3 GHz, Qualcomm Snapdragon 800 [Similar]
GPU Adreno 330 [Similar] -
RAM 2 GB [Browse Similar] 2 GB [Browse Similar]
Internal Memory 16/32/64 GB 16/32 GB
External Memory No microSD, up to 32 GB

display Display

Type IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen
Colors 16M colors 16M colors
Size 8.9 inches [Similar] 7.86 inches [Similar]
Resolution 2560 x 1600 pixels (339 ppi) 1536 x 2048 pixels (326 ppi)
Screen-to-Body Ratio 63.00% 67.34%
Multi-Touch yes yes

multimedia Multimedia

3.5mm Jack yes yes
Radio No No
Games Yes + Downloadable Yes + Downloadable
Loud Speaker yes yes

camera Camera

Rear Camera 8 MP, 3264 x 2448 pixels [Similar] 8 MP, 3264 x 2448 pixels [Similar]
Flash LED flash No
Features Auto focus, Geo-tagging, Touch Focus, Image Stabilization Auto focus, Geo-tagging, Touch Focus, Face Detection, HDR
Video Yes 1080p@30fps
Front Camera Yes, 720p [Similar] 2 MP, 1080p@30fps [Similar]

connectivity Connectivity and Data Rate

GPRS Yes Yes
Edge Yes Yes
3G HSPA+, LTE HSPA
Bluetooth Yes v4.0, A2DP, LE
Wi-Fi Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n, dual-band Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, WiFi Direct, hotspot
USB Yes, microUSB v2.0 microUSB v2.0 (SlimPort)
GPS Yes, with A-GPS support (4G model) Yes, with A-GPS
Browser HTML5 (Amazon Silk) HTML5

memory User Memory

Internal 16/32/64 GB, 2 GB RAM 16/32 GB, 2 GB RAM
Expandable Storage No microSD, up to 32 GB

Apps Sensors

Fingerprint fingerprint not supported fingerprint not supported
Proximity Sensor proximity sensor not present proximity sensor present
Accelerometer Sensor accelerometer sensor present accelerometer sensor present
NFC NFC not supported NFC supported

battery Battery

Type Non-removable Li-Ion battery Non-removable Li-Po battery (21 Wh)
Capacity - 5680 mAh
Stand by - -
Talk Time Up to 12 h -