Phone Comparison - Amazon Kindle Fire vs Samsung Galaxy Tab 2 10.1 P5110

Amazon Kindle Fire
amazon kindle fire
Samsung Galaxy Tab 2 10.1 P5110
samsung galaxy tab 2 10.1 p5110
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general General Info

Manufacturer Amazon Samsung
Announced September 2011 February 2012
Status Available - November 2011 Available - May 2012
Colors Black Black, White
Form Factor Candybar Candybar
Dimension 190 x 120 x 11.4 mm
(7.48 x 4.72 x 0.45 in)
256.6 x 175.3 x 9.7 mm
(10.1 x 6.9 x 0.38 in)
Weight 413 g (14.57 oz) 581 g (20.49 oz)
2G Network N/A N/A
3G Network N/A N/A
Messaging , Push Mail, EMail, IM , Push Mail, EMail, IM

hardware Hardware and OS

OS Android OS, v2.3 (customized) Android OS, v4.0.3 (Ice Cream Sandwich), upgradable to v4.2.2 (Jelly Bean)
Processor Dual-core 1 GHz Cortex-A9, TI OMAP 4430 [Similar] Dual-core 1.0 GHz Cortex-A9, TI OMAP 4430 [Similar]
GPU PowerVR SGX540 [Similar] PowerVR SGX540 [Similar]
RAM 512 MB [Browse Similar] 1 GB [Browse Similar]
Internal Memory 8 GB storage 8/16/32 GB
External Memory No microSD, up to 32 GB (dedicated slot)

display Display

Type IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen PLS TFT capacitive touchscreen
Colors 16M colors 16M colors
Size 7.0 inches [Similar] 10.1 inches [Similar]
Resolution 1024 x 600 pixels (170 ppi) 800 x 1280 pixels (149 ppi) [Similar]
Screen-to-Body Ratio 60.16% 66.15%
Multi-Touch yes yes

multimedia Multimedia

3.5mm Jack yes yes
Radio Stereo FM radio No
Games Yes + Downloadable Yes + Downloadable
Loud Speaker no yes

camera Camera

Rear Camera N/A [Similar] 3.15 MP, [Similar]
Flash N/A No
Features N/A Geo-tagging
Video N/A 720p
Front Camera N/A [Similar] VGA [Similar]

connectivity Connectivity and Data Rate

GPRS No No
Edge No No
3G No N/A
Bluetooth No v3.0, A2DP
Wi-Fi Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot
USB Yes v2.0, USB Host
GPS No Yes; GLONASS
Browser HTML (Amazon Silk) HTML, Adobe Flash

memory User Memory

Internal 8GB storage, 512 MB RAM 8/16/32 GB, 1 GB RAM
Expandable Storage No microSD, up to 32 GB (dedicated slot)
USB OTG - Supported

Apps Sensors

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

battery Battery

Type Non-removable Li-Ion Battery Non-removable Li-Po Battery
Capacity 4400 mAh 7000 mAh
Stand by - Up to 2570 h
Talk Time - 93 h (media player)