Phone Comparison - LG Viper 4G LTE vs Amazon Kindle Fire

LG Viper 4G LTE
lg viper 4g lte
Amazon Kindle Fire
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general General Info

Manufacturer LG Amazon
Announced January 2012 September 2011
Status Available - April 2012 Available - November 2011
Colors Black Black
Form Factor Candybar Candybar
Dimension 117 x 62 x 11.7 mm
(4.61 x 2.44 x 0.46 in)
190 x 120 x 11.4 mm
(7.48 x 4.72 x 0.45 in)
Weight 142 g (5.01 oz) 413 g (14.57 oz)
2G Network CDMA 800 / 1900 N/A
3G Network CDMA2000 1xEV-DO N/A
4G Network LTE 700 -
Messaging SMS, MMS, Push Mail, EMail, IM , Push Mail, EMail, IM

hardware Hardware and OS

OS Android OS, v2.3 (Gingerbread) Android OS, v2.3 (customized)
Processor Dual-core 1.2 GHz [Similar] Dual-core 1 GHz Cortex-A9, TI OMAP 4430 [Similar]
GPU Adreno 220 [Similar] PowerVR SGX540 [Similar]
RAM 1 GB [Browse Similar] 512 MB [Browse Similar]
Internal Memory 4 GB (1.7 GB user available) 8 GB storage
External Memory microSD, up to 32GB No

display Display

Type Capacitive touchscreen IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen
Colors 16M colors 16M colors
Size 4.0 inches [Similar] 7.0 inches [Similar]
Resolution 480 x 800 pixels (233 ppi) [Similar] 1024 x 600 pixels (170 ppi)
Screen-to-Body Ratio 62.91% 60.16%
Multi-Touch yes yes

multimedia Multimedia

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

camera Camera

Rear Camera 5 MP, 2592x1944 pixels [Similar] N/A [Similar]
Flash No N/A
Features Auto focus, Geo-tagging N/A
Video Yes N/A
Front Camera Yes, VGA [Similar] N/A [Similar]

connectivity Connectivity and Data Rate

Edge No No
3G Rev. A, up to 3.1 Mbps; LTE No
Bluetooth Yes, with A2DP No
Wi-Fi Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Wi-Fi hotspot Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n
USB Yes, microUSB v2.0 Yes
GPS Yes, with A-GPS support No
Browser HTML, Adobe Flash HTML (Amazon Silk)

memory User Memory

Internal 4 GB (1.7 GB user available), 1 GB RAM 8GB storage, 512 MB RAM
Expandable Storage microSD, up to 32GB No

Apps Sensors

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

battery Battery

Type Standard battery, Li-Ion Non-removable Li-Ion Battery
Capacity 1700 mAh 4400 mAh
Stand by - -
Talk Time Up to 7 h -