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Amazon Kindle Fire HDX 800 2.2GHz 16GB 8.9" Tablet

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800 2.2GHz Android 16GB Feb 2014
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Amazon Has Good Tablet Computer Reviews

Based on 252 owner and expert reviews, Amazon has good reviews for its tablets. Amazon also has good reviews specifically within its 800 processor tablet computers range compared to other manufacturers.

Fairly Long Battery Life (max)

The average battery life (max) of 800 processor tablet computers that came out more than two years ago is 64h. With a battery life (max) of 18 hours, the Kindle Fire HDX has one of the longer battery life (max)s amongst similar spec tablet computers of this age.

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Very Long Browsing Time

The browsing times of tablets that have been around for more than two years range from 10h to 12h. With a browsing time of 12 hours, the Kindle Fire HDX's browsing time is one of the longest amongst 800 processor tablet computers that were released more than two years ago.

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Very Long Browsing Time (Wi-Fi)

Tablets that have been on the market for more than two years have browsing time (Wi-Fi)s of between 10h and 12h, and the average browsing time (Wi-Fi) is 11h. When compared to other 800 processor tablet computers that have been on the market for around the same time as the Kindle Fire HDX, the browsing time (Wi-Fi) of the Kindle Fire HDX of 12 hours is one of the longest.

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Quite Long Standby Time

At 18 hours, the Kindle Fire HDX has a quite long standby time compared to most of the other 800 processor tablet computers that have been available for around the same time as the Kindle Fire HDX. The shortest standby time of tablet computers that have been available for around the same time as the Kindle Fire HDX is 17h, the longest is 820h, and the average standby time is 130h.

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5 Reasons Against

Not 4G

The Amazon Kindle Fire HDX is not 4G, although it is worth noting that most of the other tablets of a comparable age and spec to the Kindle Fire HDX are also not 4G.

Tablet computers which are 4G that might be worth looking at include the Nokia Lumia 2520 which also has a higher rating.

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Not 3G

The Amazon Kindle Fire HDX is not 3G. Most of the other 800 processor tablet computers that are a comparable age to the Kindle Fire HDX are also not 3G.

Tablet computers which are 3G that might also be worth looking at include the Nokia Lumia 2520 which also has a higher rating.

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Very Small Internal Storage Capacity

The Amazon Kindle Fire HDX has one of the smaller internal storage capacitys (only 16 gigabytes) amongst tablet computers of this age. The smallest internal storage capacity of tablet computers of a similar type and age to the Kindle Fire HDX is 16GB and the largest is 64GB.

There are a number of alternative 16GB internal storage capacity tablet computers currently available that you might also want to consider including because of it's better review score, the Samsung SM-T320 Galaxy Tab Pro.

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Fairly Long Battery Recharge Time

The shortest battery recharge time of tablets of this spec and age is 4h, the longest is 6h, and the average battery recharge time is 4.9h. At 5 hours, the Amazon Kindle Fire HDX has a fairly long battery recharge time compared to most of the other 800 processor tablet computers that were released more than two years ago.

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Very Slow Processor Frequency

Tablet computers that have been on the market for around the same time as the Kindle Fire HDX have processor frequencys of between 2.2GHz and 2.3GHz. With a processor frequency of only 2.2 gigahertz, the Amazon Kindle Fire HDX has a quite slow processor frequency compared to most of the other 800 processor tablet computers that have been on the market for a similar time to the Kindle Fire HDX.

It may also be worth considering one of the other 2.2GHz processor clock speed tablet computers currently available including because of it's better review score, the Nokia Lumia 2520.

If you want a tablet with a faster processor frequency then you might want to look at the Samsung SM-T320 Galaxy Tab Pro (2.3GHz and higher rated).

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4 Other reasons to consider the Amazon Kindle Fire HDX

Released Over Two Years Ago

This tablet has been on the market for over two years.

Average Rear Camera Resolution (numeric)

At 8 megapixels, the Kindle Fire HDX has a pretty standard rear camera resolution (numeric) compared to most of the other tablet computers of this spec and age.

We think you might also be interested in some of the other 8MP rear camera resolution tablet computers currently available including the Samsung SM-T320 Galaxy Tab Pro which has better reviews.

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Four Processor Coress

The Kindle Fire HDX has four processor coress. That's average compared to the other 18 800 processor tablet computers that have been on the market for more than two years that we have assessed the number of processor coress of.

We compared this tablet to all the other 4 processor cores tablet computers and we think the Samsung SM-T320 Galaxy Tab Pro, and the Nokia Lumia 2520 which has better reviews is also worth considering.

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Average Display Diagonal

With a display diagonal of 8.9 inches, the Kindle Fire HDX has a relatively typical display diagonal compared to most of the other 800 processor tablet computers that have been available for around the same time as the Kindle Fire HDX.

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Intel® Anti-Theft Technology (Intel® AT)
Intel® Small Business Advantage (Intel® SBA)
Intel® VPro™ Technology
Intel Smart Connect Technology
Intel® Hyper Threading Technology (Intel® HT Technology)
Intel® Smart Response Technology
Intel® Turbo Boost Technology
Intel® Identity Protection Technology (Intel® IPT)
Intel® Wireless Display (Intel® WiDi)
Intel® My WiFi Technology (Intel® MWT)
Intel® Rapid Start Technology
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Expert Reviews

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This latest-gen Fire strikes a satisfying balance between display size and weight. Family-friendly features and tight integration with Amazon's store make it a good pick for Amazon-hopping...

Unlike other tablets that can be tough to read in bright light, the Android-powered Kindle Fire HD has a single layer of glass for the touch screen that helps to reduce glare. Similar to the... Read more…

Good screen quality with high resolution
Sturdy design
Great screen quality
Mayday service helps with technical problems
Enormous Amazon content library
Consumer testers didn't like the design and feel
Screen is small for the size of the tablet
Heavy for its size
Limited connectivity options
Poor cameravideo
12 February 2015

We review the Amazon Fire HDX 8.9, a brilliant slim-n-light rival to the iPad Air - providing you buy into Amazon's ecosystem.Amazon's Fire HDX range received a refresh at the end of 2014, with a... Read more…

7 February 2015

Amazon has made tablet buying incredibly easy. It's no longer necessary to give up an entire paycheck for an overpriced iPad just to have good performance and screen quality. Amazon's Fire HDX... Read more…

5 January 2015

As with a lot of tablets it comes naked and to fully protect the screen you need a case and both Amazon and third parties sell such items, if you spend a lot of time typing then a keyboard might... Read more…

2 January 2015

There's a lot to love about the Kindle Fire HDX 8.9. In terms of performance, it's up there with the best of them, with a great screen, a good way with music and movies and a strong battery life....

18 December 2014

Your cousin/nephew/niece/sibling/whatever got you one of those Chromecast things, but honestly, you don't even want to try how to learn to use it, so it's still in the box. You read eBooks on your... Read more…

16 December 2014

Good things about the new HDX 8.9: great screen, excellent battery life, quick-as-blazes processor and superb graphics. The speakers are very good too. Bad things: no Google apps, no Google Play...

12 December 2014

There are two kinds of tablets. On one side, you have the expensive ones, the iPads and Galaxy Notes designed to either replace your computer or at least be a really awesome sidekick. If you want... Read more…

11 December 2014

Find The Fire HDX 8.9 @ Amazon.comThe Fire HDX 8.9 is a lesson in tablet redemption. Whereas we were less than enthused about Amazon's entry-level Fire HD 7, the refreshed Fire HDX 8.9 is an...

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