Kindles Comparison Chart – What are the differences between the Kindles

Kindles Comparison Chart – What are the differences between the Kindles

This article is Kindles comparison chart and differences between the Kindle regular, Next generation Paperwhite, Kindle DX, Kindle Fire HD (replaces 2012 Kindle Fire) and Kindle Fire HDX (replaces 2012 Kindle Fire HD). For comparison data for you to consider buying to suit your applications.

 

Kindle Comparison Chart

  

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Comparison Chart Basic Kindle Regular Comparison Chart Kindle Paperwhite and 3G Comparison Chart Kindle DX Graphite Comparison Chart New Kindle Fire HD Comparison Chart Kindle Fire HD 8.9-inch Comparison Chart New Kindle Fire HDX 7-inch Comparison Chart New Kindle Fire HDX 8.9-inch
Model

Kindle

Kindle Paperwhite and 3G

Kindle DX

Kindle Fire HD 7″

Kindle Fire HD 8.9″

Kindle Fire HDX 7″

Kindle Fire HDX 8.9″

Screen Size

6″

6″

9.7″

7″

8.9″

7″

8.9″

Screen Type

E Ink Pearl display 16-level gray scale

Carta e-paper technology 16-level gray scale

E Ink Pearl display 16-level gray scale

HD Color touchscreen

HD Color touchscreen

HDX Color touchscreen

HDX Color touchscreen

Resolution

167 ppi

212 ppi

1200 x 824 pixel 150 ppi

1280 x 800 (216 ppi)

1920 x 1200 (254 ppi)

1920 x 1200 (323 ppi)

2560 x 1600 (339 ppi)

Processor

not specified

not specified

not specified

Dual-Core 1.5 GHz, 1GB RAM

Dual-Core 1.5 GHz, 1GB RAM

2.2GHz Quad-core Snapdragon 800 CPU, 2GB RAM

2.2GHz Quad-core Snapdragon 800 CPU, 2GB RAM

Internal Storage

2GB

2GB

4GB

8 or 16GB

16 or 32GB on Wi-Fi device, 32GB or 64GB on 4G device

16, 32, or 64GB

16, 32, or 64GB

Connectivity

Wi-Fi

Wi-Fi

3G: Free 3G + Wi-Fi

Free 3G

Wi-Fi

Wi-Fi and 4G

Wi-Fi

Wi-Fi and 4G

Camera

None

None

None

None

Front-facing HD camera

Front-facing HD camera

Front-facing HD camera +
8 MP rear-facing camera

Wi-Fi

Yes

Yes

None

Dual band Wi-Fi

Dual band, dual antenna

(MIMO) Wi-Fi

Dual band, dual antenna

(MIMO) Wi-Fi

Dual band, dual antenna

(MIMO) Wi-Fi

Audio

None

None

3.5mm stereo audio jack, built-in stereo speakers

Dolby Audio,

Dual Stereo Speakers

Dolby Audio,

Dual Stereo Speakers,

Built-in Microphone

Dolby Audio,

Dual Stereo Speakers,

Built-in Microphone

Dolby Audio,

Dual Stereo Speakers,

Built-in Microphone

Dimensions

6.5″ x 4.5″ x 0.34″

6.7″ x 4.6″ x 0.36″

10.4″ x 7.2″ x 0.38″

7.5″ X 5.0″ X 0.42″

9.4″ X 6.4″ X 0.35″

7.3″ X 5.0″ X 0.35″

9.1″ X 6.2″ X 0.31″

Weight

5.98 oz

Wi-Fi: 7.3 oz

3G: 7.6 oz

18.9 oz

12.2 oz

20 oz

Wi-Fi: 10.7 oz , 4G: 11.0 oz

Wi-Fi: 13.2 oz, 4G: 13.5 oz

Charge Time

3 hours from a computer via USB cable

4 hours from a computer via USB cable

4.5 hours via the included U.S. power adapter

under 6 hours using the micro-USB power adapter included in the box

under 5 hours via the Kindle PowerFast charging accessory

under 6 hours using the micro-USB power adapter included in the box

under 5 hours via the Kindle PowerFast charging accessory (included in the box)

Battery Life

4 weeks wireless off

8 weeks wireless off

3 weeks wireless off

10 hours mixed use

10 hours mixed use

11 hours mixed use

17 hours when reading

12 hours mixed use
18 hours when reading

Price

Start $69

WiFi: start $119

3G: start $189

$199

Start $139

Start $299

Start $229

Start $379

 

Price on Mar 16, 2014 @12.45PM PST, and the price with special offers + free shipping.

 

Kindles Comparison Chart Reviews

From the above table can be summarized as follows.

  • Cheapest Price : Kindle regular
  • Expensive Kindle : Kindle Fire HDX 8.9″
  • Long Battery Life : Kindle Paperwhite
  • Short Battery Life : Kindle Fire HD
  • Lightweight and slim : Kindle regular
  • Fastest Processor : Kindle Fire HDX 7″ and 8.9″
  • Fastest Web Browsing : Kindle Fire HDX 7″ and 8.9″
  • Highest Pixel Density : Kindle Fire HDX 7″ and 8.9″
  • Lowest Pixel Density : Kindle regular
  • Highest Resolution Camera : Kindle Fire HDX 8.9″
  • Don’t have Audio : Kindle, Kindle Paperwhite and 3G
  • 4G Available Support : All 8.9″ for Kindle Fire HD and Kindle Fire HDX
  • Best for Entertainment, Web or Gaming : Kindle Fire HDX 8.9″
  • Best for read e-book : Kindle, Kindle Paperwhite and Kindle DX
  • Free 3G : Kindle Paperwhite 3G and Kindle DX
  • Mayday Support : Kindle Fire HDX and Kindle Fire HDX 8.9″

 

 

Post on March 16, 2014 at 12.52PM PST.
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