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Apple New iPad 3 Vs Amazon Kindle Fire

Both Apple iPad 3 and Amazon Kindle Fire are two wonderful tablets and the comparison between them clearly signifies which one is the best and if not it helps to understand the computing needs of people. Even though they are from different planets their aim is to meet the expectations of people in terms of technology and innovation. Arguably Apple iPad 3 is the best smart phone available in the mobile market and comparatively Amazon Kindle Fire is cheap with a set of applications. If you are a budget conscious buyer then Kindle Fire is the best one for you.

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Apple iPad 3 is studded with latest features and specifications and its detailed explanation shows Kindle Fire is overpowered by iPad 3 to some extent but when it comes to the sales interestingly Kindle Fire is the most sold tablet only next to iPad 3. With the help of its latest applications Amazon is the reigning android smart phone out there in the market. When Amazon Kindle Fire was first introduced to the market, it’s almost like a bombshell dropped to the market because it was quoted at unimaginable price of $199 which is far less than its counter part iPad 3. Both the tablets come with different form factor and size.

When you talk about display, everyone clearly understands who the real winner is. Apple iPad 3 boasts of 9.7 inch retina display with a resolution of 2048×1536 against 7 inch display of Kindle Fire with a resolution of 1024×600. Both the smart phones make use of different operating systems. Ipad 3 uses iOS 5.1(updated from its previous version) whereas Kindle Fire makes use of Android 2.3 Gingerbread (you can upgrade it’s Android version by rooting).

The Android market that is enabled with Fire supports many incredible applications like content streaming and eReading. It also supports services of on-demand video like Pandora, Hulu and Netflix. When it comes to the online streaming, Kindle fire is the best because of its vast expansion and distribution abilities.

Design:

The dimensions of iPad 3 measures 9.50 x7.31 x 0.37 and weigh about 652 g. On the other hand Kindle fire is measured at 7.48 x 4.72 x 0.45 and weighs about 413g. On the right side of iPad you can also see volume control facility.

Hardware:

Apple iPad 3 is powered by Dual core Apple A5X processor and 1024 MB RAM whereas Amazon kindle is powered by Dual core T1 OMAP4 1000 MHz processor and 512 MB RAM. The built-in storage of Kindle Fire is 8000MB whereas that of iPad 3 is 64000MB.

Multimedia:

Amazon Kindle fire supports different formats like MIDI, OGG, MP3, MP4 and WAV whereas iPad3 supports M4A, WAV, eAAC, eAAC+, AAC and MP3. IPad also supports YouTube player.

Connectivity:

IPad 3 supports 802.11 g, n, b Wi-Fi connectivity whereas Amazon Kindle 7 supports 802.11 b, g, and n. Both support USB 2.0 connectivity.

Other phone features:

Calendar, document viewer, alarm and calculator are some of the organizers supported by iPad3 whereas Kindle fire supports only document viewer and calendar. POP3, IMAP, Microsoft Exchange and SMTP are some of the E-mail options you can see in both the smart phones. Instant messaging is also possible.

Both the tablets are made available in black and white colors and are protected by scratch resistant glass. Li-Polymer is the battery used.

On an average Apple iPad 3 is rated 9 out of 10 whereas Amazon Kindle Fire is rated 7.5 out of 10.

Conclusion:

If you look at the average user rating of both the smart phones in terms of features and support of technology, Apple iPad 3 is a real winner and continuous to woo its customers.