G Flex VS Kindle Fire HD 8.9

The LG G Flex has better specifications than the Amazon Kindle Fire HD 8.9

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LG G Flex VS Amazon Kindle Fire HD 8.9

 
G Flex Kindle Fire HD 8.9
 
The LG G Flex 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
2
The G Flex is thinner at 8.7mm
0
The Kindle Fire HD 8.9 is thicker at 8.8mm
Smaller Size (CC)
2
The G Flex has a smaller cubic volume of 113942.16
0
The Kindle Fire HD 8.9 has a greater cubic volume of 346368
Less Weight
2
The G Flex lighter at 177 grams
0
The Kindle Fire HD 8.9 heavier at 567 grams
Screen Viewability
0
The G Flex features a smaller 6" display
2
The Kindle Fire HD 8.9 features a bigger 8.9" display
Pixel Density
0
The G Flex has lower pixel density at 245 ppi
2
The Kindle Fire HD 8.9 has a higher pixel density at 254 ppi
Newer
1
The G Flex is newer and was released on 10/2013
0
The Kindle Fire HD 8.9 is older and was released on 09/2012
Standby Time
0
The G Flex can last around hours
0
The Kindle Fire HD 8.9 can last around hours
Talk Time
1
The G Flex can last less around hours
1
The Kindle Fire HD 8.9 can last less around hours
Camera
2
The Kindle Fire HD 8.9 has a 12mp camera
0
The Kindle Fire HD 8.9 has a 0mp camera
Total Points
10 5
Total Score
67% 33%
Why this score
We have compared the most important features of the LG G Flex 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 LG G Flex has better specifications than the Amazon Kindle Fire HD 8.9, it is safe to say that because there are significant differences we recommend the LG G Flex. Note that the G Flex has 32 GB 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 LG G Flex or the Amazon Kindle Fire HD 8.9

Availability

Announced on
October 2013 September 2012
Available
November 2013 November 2012

Battery

Capacity
3500 mAh -
Type
Lithium Polymer Lithium Ion

CPU

Core #
4 2
Speed
2.2 GHz 1.5GHz
Type
Qualcomm MSM8974 Snapdragon 800 TI OMAP 4470

Camera

Main
12mp (4288x2848) -
Secondary
1600x1200 -
Video
1080p -

Connectivity & Data

Bluetooth
4.0 -
EDGE
YES -
GPRS
YES -
GPS
YES -
HSCSD
HSDPA; HSUPA - LTE -
NFC
YES -
USB
3.0 microUSB 2.0 microUSB
Wireless
Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n

Display

Colors
16.8 million 16.8 million
Resolution
1280x720 pixels 1920x1200 pixels
Size
6 inches 8.9 inches
Type
P-OLED Curved Capacitive Touchscreen IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen

General

2G Network
GSM 850, 900, 1800, 1900 -
3G Network
HSDPA 850, 1900, 2100 -
4G Network
LTE 850, 1800 -
Form Factor
Phablet Tablet
Price Range
- $150-$300

Memory

Internal
32 GB 16GB , 32GB
Ram
2 GB -

Operating System

Type
Android Android
Version
4.2.2 4

Other Features

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

Size and Weight

Depth
8.7 mm (0.34 inches) 8.8 mm (0.34 inches)
Height
160.5 mm (6.26 inches) 240.0 mm (9.36 inches)
Weight
177 grams (6.2 ounces) 567 grams (19.8 ounces)
Width
81.6 mm (3.18 inches) 164.0 mm (6.40 inches)