Can the Amazon Fire Phone take on the iPhone 5s? That’s up for debate, but it certainly has some noteworthy features and hardware.
As usual, we like to compare the latest devices with those that are already on the market, so today we wanted to show you how the Amazon Fire Phone stacks up with the iPhone 5s spec-for-spec. Sure, the devices are totally different, have different operating systems and may appeal to different audiences, depending on the market segment, but now you’ll know what each device offers.
Let us know your thoughts – how does the Fire Phone stack up to the iPhone 5s?
|Amazon - Fire Phone||Apple - iPhone 5s|
|Display Size||4.7-inch, 720 x 1280 pixel display (312 ppi)||4-inch, 640 x 1136 pixel display (326 ppi)|
|Display Type||IPS LCD||Retina|
|Operating System||Fire OS 3.5.0 (At launch)||iOS 7 (at launch)|
|Processor||2.2GHz Quad-core processor||A7 64 bit processor|
|Main Camera (Back)||13MP||8MP|
|Secondary Camera (Front)||2.1||1.2MP|
|Bluetooth||Bluetooth 3.0||Bluetooth 4.0|
|Height||5.5 inches (13.97 cm)||4.87 inches (12.37 cm)|
|Width||2.6 inches (66.0 mm)||2.31 inches (58.7 mm)|
|Depth||0.35 inches (8.9 mm)||0.3 inches (7.6 mm)|
|Weight||5.64 oz (160 g)||3.95 oz (112 g)|
|Colors||Black, Blue, Gold, Pink, Red, White||Gray, Gold, Silver|
|Supported Audio Formats||Dolby Digital (AC-3), Dolby Digital Plus (E-AC-3), non-DRM AAC, MP3, MIDI, OGG, PCM/WAVE, AAC LC/ELD, HE-AAC (v1 & v2), AMR-NB, AMR-WB, AMR-WB+, Audible Enhanced format (AAX)||AC (8 to 320 Kbps), Protected AAC (from iTunes Store), HE-AAC, MP3 (8 to 320 Kbps), MP3 VBR, Audible (formats 2, 3, 4, Audible Enhanced Audio, AAX, and AAX+), Apple Lossless, AIFF, and WAV|
|Supported Video Formats||MPEG4, VP8, H.264/MPEG4/AVC,MPEG4 SP, H.263,AVI,HDCP2.x, PlayReady DRM||H.264 video up to 1080p, 60 frames per second, High Profile level 4.2 with AAC-LC audio up to 160 Kbps, 48kHz, stereo audio in .m4v, .mp4, and .mov file formats; MPEG-4 video up to 2.5 Mbps, 640 by 480 pixels, 30 frames per second, Simple Profile with AAC-LC audio up to 160 Kbps per channel, 48kHz, stereo audio in .m4v, .mp4, and .mov file formats; Motion JPEG (M-JPEG) up to 35 Mbps, 1280 by 720 pixels, 30 frames per second, audio in ulaw, PCM stereo audio in .avi file format|
|In The Box||