Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1
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The Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1 boasts of striking features and the intriguing S Stylus Pen, something tech fans are eagerly looking to.

On the other hand, the Amazon Kindle Fire is a budget-friendly tablet, which offers free cloud storage for all Amazon-bought content

Check out how the tablets stack up against each other -

Display: The Galaxy Note comes with a PLS TFT capacitive touch screen that offers a resolution of 1280x800 pixels at 149 pixels per inch (ppi). The 10.1-inch tablet includes Touch-sensitive controls.

In comparison, the Amazon Kindle Fire boasts an IPS TFT capacitive touch screen with an amazing resolution of 1024x600 pixels at 170 ppi.

Processor: The Galaxy Note 10.1 is powered by a 1.4 GHz ARM Cortex-A9 Dual-core CPU and Exynos chipset and 1GB of RAM. In contrast, the Kindle Fire is powered by a 1GHz Cortex-A9 Dual-core CPU, 512MB RAM and a TI OMAP 4430 chipset .The PowerVR SGX540 provides support to the powerful graphics.

Camera: The Galaxy Note 10.1 includes a 3.15-megapixel rear-camera with a whopping resolution of 2048x1536 pixels. It features AutoFocus, LED flash and geo-tagging and offers 1080p HD video recording. It also has a two megapixel front-facing camera for video calling.

Amazon's Kindle Fire lacks a camera.

Operating System: The Galaxy Note 10.1 runs on the Android 4.0.3 Ice Cream Sandwich platform, whilst the Kindle Fire runs on the Android 2.3 Gingerbread operating system.

Storage: Samsung's stunning Galaxy Note 10.1 offer a choice of 16/32/64 GB of internal storage, as well as a microSD card slot that expands memory by up to 32GB.

The Kindle Fire has 8GB of internal storage. However, the device does not have a microSD card slot.

Battery: The Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1 comes with a Li-Ion 7000mAh standard battery. On the other hand, the Kindle Fire contains a Li-Ion 4400mAh battery.