Asus Eee Pad Transformer TF300  vs Amazon Kindle Fire HDX 7 

Released April, 2012

Asus Eee Pad Transformer TF300

  • 10.1"
  • 32 GB
  • WiFi 3G
  • Android 4.0
Front view of Asus Eee Pad Transformer TF300
8 Out of 10
The selection of books falls far short of expectation, and the screen and size simply can't compete with the host of budget ereaders now available.
by TechRadar (May, 2012)
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Released October, 2013

Amazon Kindle Fire HDX 7

  • 7"
  • 64 GB
  • WiFi 3G
  • Fire OS 3.0 Mojito
Front view of Amazon Kindle Fire HDX 7
8.7 Out of 10
It weighs just 10.7 ounces, so it's light enough to carry day to day without adding much weight to your bag.
by TechRadar (May, 2014)

TabletRocket Review Our evaluation of Transformer TF300 vs Fire HDX 7

Performance

Processing power and speed

Passmark and Geekbench

Graphics

3D and 2D graphics

AnTuTu 3D, GLBenchmark 2.5 and GLBenchmark 2.7

Battery Life

How long will the battery last

Battery life

Reviews

How do our trusted review sites rank these products?

Reviews from phonearena.com, techradar.com, trustedreviews.com, mobiletechreview.com and 3 more

TabletRocket Score

Performance, Graphics, Battery Life and Reviews

Winner
Amazon Kindle Fire HDX 7 

TabletRocket recommends the Amazon Kindle Fire HDX 7  based on its performance and battery life.

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Benchmarks Real world tests of Eee Pad Transformer TF300 vs Kindle Fire HDX 7

geekbench Processor and memory performance

passmark Processor performance including multiple coresData courtesy Passmark

Differences What are the advantages of each

Front view of Asus Eee Pad Transformer TF300

Reasons to consider the
Asus Eee Pad Transformer TF300

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Has a rear camera 8 MP vs None Most tablets have a rear camera; Can be used like a point-and-shoot camera
Supported card formats microSD vs None Supports supported card formats
Significantly bigger screen 10.1" vs 7" Around 45% bigger screen
Front view of Amazon Kindle Fire HDX 7

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Amazon Kindle Fire HDX 7

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More processing power 4,399 vs 1,954 More than 2.2x better passmark score
Significantly longer battery life 17 hour vs 10 hour 70% longer battery life; surf the web longer without having to plug in
Significantly more storage capacity 64 GB vs 32 GB 2x more storage capacity; Holds more music, movies and photos
Lighter 311 g vs 635 g 2x lighter
Much sharper screen 323 ppi vs 149 ppi Around 2.2x sharper PPI; enjoy photo-realistic, crisp images
Much faster processor 2.2 GHz vs 1.2 GHz Around 85% faster processor; run computation-intensive applications, such as photo editing, faster
More RAM 2 GB vs 1 GB 2x more RAM; Better able to run big apps with lots of content
Significantly higher resolution 1920 x 1200 vs 1280 x 800 2.2x higher resolution
Smaller 128 x 186 x 9 mm vs 263 x 180.8 x 9.9 mm 2.2x smaller
Newer Oct, 2013 vs Apr, 2012 Release date over 1 years later
Thinner 9 mm vs 9.9 mm Around 10% thinner
Slightly higher resolution front camera 2 MP vs 1.2 MP More than 65% higher resolution front camera; Video chat with other people

Reviews Word on the street

Eee Pad Transformer TF300  vs Kindle Fire HDX 7 

7.7
8.3
Calendar includes a number of sensible improvements that for the most part makes the interface a more efficient and gratifying experience.
Kindle Fire HDX 7

7.5
7.5
Although it manages to retain a very similar streamlined construction (0.39” thick), its weight has been bumped up to 635 grams.
Eee Pad Transformer TF300

8.0
8.0
Every millimetre of on-screen real estate is used, making browsing a pleasure, and pages fill the 10-inch screen, leading to a relaxing way to enjoy your favourite sites.
Eee Pad Transformer TF300

Overall

8.1 Out of 10
7.9 Out of 10

Specifications Full list of technical specs

display

Eee Pad Transformer TF300  vs
Kindle Fire HDX 7 
Size 10.1" 7"
Technology IPS LCD HDX
Resolution 1280 x 800 1920 x 1200
PPI 149 ppi 323 ppi

network

Wi-Fi
802.11n
802.11g
802.11a
802.11b
Bluetooth Bluetooth v2.1 + EDR Bluetooth
Supports 3G Yes Yes

processor

Cores Quad core Quad core
Clock speed 1.2 GHz 2.2 GHz

sensors

Has a GPS Yes Yes
Has a compass Yes Yes
Has an accelerometer Yes Yes
Has a gyroscope Yes Yes
Has a light sensor Yes Yes

storage

Eee Pad Transformer TF300  vs
Kindle Fire HDX 7 
Internal storage 32 GB 64 GB
RAM capacity 1 GB 2 GB
Supported card formats
microSD
Maximum capacity 128 GB N/A

photo & video

Webcam 1.2 MP 2 MP
Rear camera 8 MP None

ports

USB support 1 USB 2.0 Micro USB
Hdmi support 1 HDMI None
Has a headphone jack Yes Yes
Has a microphone jack Yes Yes
Has a built-in microphone Yes Yes

form factor

Weight 635 g 311 g
Size 263 x 180.8 x 9.9 mm 128 x 186 x 9 mm
Thickness 9.9 mm 9 mm
Battery life 10 hour 17 hour
Asus Eee Pad Transformer TF300
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