Legend VS Kindle Fire HD 8.9

The HTC Legend has better specifications than the Amazon Kindle Fire HD 8.9

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HTC Legend VS Amazon Kindle Fire HD 8.9

 
Legend Kindle Fire HD 8.9
 
The HTC Legend and the Amazon Kindle Fire HD 8.9 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 Legend is thicker at 11.5mm
2
The Kindle Fire HD 8.9 is thinner at 8.8mm
Smaller Size (CC)
2
The Legend has a smaller cubic volume of 72514.4
0
The Kindle Fire HD 8.9 has a greater cubic volume of 346368
Less Weight
2
The Legend lighter at 126 grams
0
The Kindle Fire HD 8.9 heavier at 567 grams
Screen Viewability
0
The Legend features a smaller 3.2" display
2
The Kindle Fire HD 8.9 features a bigger 8.9" display
Pixel Density
0
The Legend has lower pixel density at 180 ppi
2
The Kindle Fire HD 8.9 has a higher pixel density at 254 ppi
Newer
0
The Legend is older and was released on 02/2010
1
The Kindle Fire HD 8.9 is newer and was released on 09/2012
Standby Time
1
The Legend can last more around 440 hours
0
The Kindle Fire HD 8.9 can last less around hours
Talk Time
2
The Legend can last more around 7 hours
0
The Kindle Fire HD 8.9 can last less around hours
Camera
2
The Kindle Fire HD 8.9 has a 5mp camera
0
The Kindle Fire HD 8.9 has a 0mp camera
Total Points
9 7
Total Score
56% 44%
Why this score
We have compared the most important features of the HTC Legend and the Amazon Kindle Fire HD 8.9 to give a non-biased opinion on which phone stacks better, and based on our results the HTC Legend has better specifications than the Amazon Kindle Fire HD 8.9. Note that the Legend has 384 MB RAM, 512 MB ROM internal storage compared to 16GB , 32GB internal storage found in the Kindle Fire HD 8.9 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 HTC Legend or the Amazon Kindle Fire HD 8.9

Availability

Announced on
February 2010 September 2012
Available
March 2010 November 2012

Battery

Capacity
1300 mAh -
Standby Time
440 hours -
Talk Time
7 hours -
Type
Lithum Ion Lithium Ion

CPU

Core #
- 2
Speed
600MHz 1.5GHz
Type
Qualcomm MSM7227 TI OMAP 4470

Camera

Main
5mp (2592x1944) -
Video
YES -

Connectivity & Data

Bluetooth
2.1 (A2DP) -
EDGE
Class 10, 236.8 kbps -
GPRS
Class 10 (4+1/3+2 slots), 32 - 48 kbps -
GPS
YES -
HSCSD
HSDPA, 7.2 Mbps; HSUPA, 2 Mbps -
USB
microUSB v2.0 2.0 microUSB
Wireless
Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n

Display

Colors
16.8 million 16.8 million
Resolution
320x480 pixels 1920x1200 pixels
Size
3.2 inches 8.9 inches
Type
AMOLED capacitive touchscreen IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen

General

2G Network
GSM 850, 900, 1800, 1900 -
3G Network
HSDPA 900, 2100 -
Form Factor
Slate Tablet
Price Range
$300-$500 $150-$300

Memory

Call record
Unlimited -
Card Slot
microSD, up to 32GB -
Internal
384 MB RAM, 512 MB ROM 16GB , 32GB
Phonebook
Unlimited entries -
Ram
384MB -

Operating System

Type
Android Android
Version
2.2 4

Other Features

Misc Features
- MIMO, dual-band (2.4GHz, 5GHz)

Size and Weight

Depth
11.5 mm (0.45 inches) 8.8 mm (0.34 inches)
Height
112.0 mm (4.37 inches) 240.0 mm (9.36 inches)
Weight
126 grams (4.4 ounces) 567 grams (19.8 ounces)
Width
56.3 mm (2.20 inches) 164.0 mm (6.40 inches)