Fire Phone VS Ubuntu Edge

The Amazon Fire Phone has better specifications than the Canonical Ubuntu Edge

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Amazon Fire Phone VS Canonical Ubuntu Edge

 
Fire Phone Ubuntu Edge
 
The Amazon Fire Phone and the Canonical Ubuntu Edge are proportionally scaled to give you an idea how they size up against each other. Bellow, we have compared specifications of the two devices to give our take on which device scores higher based on key features available.

Score

Thinner
2
The Fire Phone is thinner at 8.9mm
0
The Ubuntu Edge is thicker at 9mm
Smaller Size (CC)
0
The Fire Phone has a greater cubic volume of 1287273.75
2
The Ubuntu Edge has a smaller cubic volume of 1116000
Less Weight
0
The Fire Phone heavier at 160 grams
2
The Ubuntu Edge lighter at grams
Screen Viewability
2
The Fire Phone features a bigger 4.7" display
0
The Ubuntu Edge features a smaller 4.5" display
Pixel Density
0
The Fire Phone has lower pixel density at 312 ppi
2
The Ubuntu Edge has a higher pixel density at 326 ppi
Newer
1
The Fire Phone is newer and was released on 06/2014
0
The Ubuntu Edge is older and was released on 06/2013
Standby Time
1
The Fire Phone can last more around 285 hours
0
The Ubuntu Edge can last less around hours
Talk Time
2
The Fire Phone can last more around 22 hours
0
The Ubuntu Edge can last less around hours
Camera
2
The Ubuntu Edge has a 13mp camera
0
The Ubuntu Edge has a 0mp camera
Total Points
10 6
Total Score
63% 38%
Why this score
We have compared the most important features of the Amazon Fire Phone and the Canonical Ubuntu Edge to give a non-biased opinion on which phone stacks better, and based on our results the Amazon Fire Phone has better specifications than the Canonical Ubuntu Edge, it is safe to say that because there are significant differences we recommend the Amazon Fire Phone. Note that the Fire Phone has 32GB, 64GB internal storage compared to 128 GB internal storage found in the Ubuntu Edge currently we are not scoring internal memory, processor number and speed and those should also be taken into consideration if you are interested in the Amazon Fire Phone or the Canonical Ubuntu Edge

Availability

Announced on
June 2014 June 2013
Available
July 2014 May 2014

Battery

Capacity
2400 mAh -
Standby Time
285 hours -
Talk Time
22 hours -
Type
Lithium Ion Lithium Ion

CPU

Core #
4 -
Speed
2.2 GHz -
Type
Qualcomm Snapdragon 800 -

Camera

Main
13mp (4128x3096) -
Secondary
1600x1200 -
Video
1080p 30fps -

Connectivity & Data

Bluetooth
3.0 4.0 (A2DP)
EDGE
YES YES
GPRS
YES YES
GPS
yes, and GLONASS YES
HSCSD
HSPA+, LTE HSDPA; HSUPA - LTE
USB
2.0 microUSB 2.0 microUSB
Wireless
Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac

Display

Colors
16.8 million 16.8 million
Resolution
720x1280 pixels 1280x720 pixels
Size
4.7 inches 4.5 inches
Type
IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen -

General

2G Network
GSM 850, 900, 1800, 1900 -
3G Network
HSDPA 850, 900, 1700, 1900, 2100 -
4G Network
LTE 700, 800, 850, 900, 1700, 1800, 1900, 2100, 2600 LTE Dual Band
Form Factor
Slate Slate
Price Range
$500+ $500+

Memory

Internal
32GB, 64GB 128 GB
Ram
2 GB 4 GB

Operating System

Type
Amazon Fire OS Ubuntu Touch
Version
3.5 -

Other Features

SIM Type
nano-SIM -

Size and Weight

Depth
8.9 mm (0.35 inches) 9.0 mm (0.35 inches)
Height
139.2 mm (5.43 inches) 124.0 mm (4.84 inches)
Weight
160 grams (5.6 ounces) -
Width
66.5 mm (2.59 inches) 64.0 mm (2.50 inches)