Bold 9780 VS Kindle Fire

The BlackBerry Bold 9780 has better specifications than the Amazon Kindle Fire

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BlackBerry Bold 9780 VS Amazon Kindle Fire

 
Bold 9780 Kindle Fire
 
The BlackBerry Bold 9780 and the Amazon Kindle Fire 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
0
The Bold 9780 is thicker at 14mm
2
The Kindle Fire is thinner at 11.4mm
Smaller Size (CC)
2
The Bold 9780 has a smaller cubic volume of 91560
0
The Kindle Fire has a greater cubic volume of 259920
Less Weight
2
The Bold 9780 lighter at 122 grams
0
The Kindle Fire heavier at 413 grams
Screen Viewability
0
The Bold 9780 features a smaller 2.44" display
2
The Kindle Fire features a bigger 7" display
Pixel Density
2
The Bold 9780 has a higher pixel density at 246 ppi
0
The Kindle Fire has lower pixel density at 170 ppi
Newer
0
The Bold 9780 is older and was released on 10/2010
1
The Kindle Fire is newer and was released on 09/2011
Standby Time
1
The Bold 9780 can last more around 528 hours
0
The Kindle Fire can last less around hours
Talk Time
0
The Bold 9780 can last less around 6 hours
2
The Kindle Fire can last more around 7.5 hours
Camera
2
The Kindle Fire has a 5mp camera
0
The Kindle Fire has a 0mp camera
Total Points
9 7
Total Score
56% 44%
Why this score
We have compared the most important features of the BlackBerry Bold 9780 and the Amazon Kindle Fire to give a non-biased opinion on which phone stacks better, and based on our results the BlackBerry Bold 9780 has better specifications than the Amazon Kindle Fire. Note that the Bold 9780 has 256MB internal storage compared to 8 GB internal storage found in the Kindle Fire 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 BlackBerry Bold 9780 or the Amazon Kindle Fire

Availability

Announced on
October 2010 September 2011
Available
November 2010 November 2011

Battery

Capacity
1500 mAh -
Standby Time
528 hours -
Talk Time
6 hours 8 hours
Type
Lithium Polymer -

CPU

Speed
624MHz -

Camera

Main
5mp (2592x1944) -
Video
YES -

Connectivity & Data

Bluetooth
2.1 (A2DP) -
EDGE
YES -
GPRS
YES -
GPS
YES -
HSCSD
Hsdpa -
USB
microUSB v2.0 2.0 microUSB
Wireless
Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g, UMA Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n

Display

Colors
65.5 thousand 16.8 million
Resolution
480x360 pixels 1024x600 pixels
Size
2.44 inches 7 inches
Type
TFT IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen

General

2G Network
GSM 850, 900, 1800, 1900 -
3G Network
HSDPA 850, 1900, 2100 OR HSDPA 900, 1700, 2100 -
Form Factor
Candybar Tablet

Memory

Call record
YES -
Card Slot
microSD, up to 32 GB, 2 GB included -
Internal
256MB 8 GB
Phonebook
Unlimited entries -
Ram
512MB 512MB

Operating System

Type
BlackBerry OS Android
Version
6 2.3.4

Other Features

Misc Features
- Proprietary Android
Physical keyboard
YES -
Web Browser
HTML Amazon Silk

Size and Weight

Depth
14.0 mm (0.55 inches) 11.4 mm (0.44 inches)
Height
109.0 mm (4.25 inches) 190.0 mm (7.41 inches)
Weight
122 grams (4.3 ounces) 413 grams (14.5 ounces)
Width
60.0 mm (2.34 inches) 120.0 mm (4.68 inches)