Product Comparison: Amazon Fire 7 Kids Edition vs Amazon Fire HD 8 Kids Edition

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General Specifications
Fire 7 Kids Edition
Fire HD 8 Kids Edition
About the Product
Fire 7 Kids Edition tablet has powerful Fire 7 features. Enjoy content on a crisp 7” display, with improved processor, 16 GB internal storage, and up to 7 hours of reading, internet browsing, watching video and listening to music.
With Amazon Fire for Kids parental controls, you can limit screen time, set educational goals, set curfews and manage content—for up to four individual child profiles. In Fire for Kids, children do not have access to social media, the internet or in-app purchases without parental approval.
Key Specs
Screen Size
7 in.
8 in.
Storage Capacity
16 GB
32 GB
Internet Connectivity
Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.0
Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, Bluetooth 5.0
What customers say about "Key Specs"
Amazon Fire 7 Kids Edition 7" Tablet
  • The screen is sharp and produces a clear picture, the speakers give crisp sound and are perfect for the audience.
  • Tablet is good quality, screen picture is fine for the discounted price I paid.
  • Lots of fantastic learning games available, and good screen/visuals and audio.
  • The screen is nice and clear. Great tablet.
  • The screen is clear and bright and the applications are many.
Amazon Fire HD 8 Kids Edition 8" HD Tablet
  • It has good memory size. The picture is clear on the screen.
  • Screen is nice, and the tablet runs at a good speed.
  • Nice screen, good battery. Great tablet.
  • Great size and screen size ratio for both little or big hands.
  • The screen is not nearly as brilliant and it is pretty slow to load apps/content.
Size & Weight
6.29 in.
7.24 in.
8.66 in.
9.17 in.
1.02 in.
1.02 in.
16.08 oz.
19.4 oz.
Display Type
Screen Resolution
1024 x 600
1280 x 800
Pixel Density
171 ppi
189 ppi
What customers say about "Display"
Amazon Fire 7 Kids Edition 7" Tablet
  • Display is really good and the fact it keeps my 5yr old quiet for a time is just an added bonus.
  • It works well and the display is clear and bright.
  • Display is great, apps are great, easy to use.
  • It is very easy to use, the screen is good quality and the protective case has saved the tablets numerous times.
  • Poor display really unresponsive.
Amazon Fire HD 8 Kids Edition 8" HD Tablet
  • The HD display is wonderful, good screen size for watching videos.
  • It is sturdy with the case and the display is good.
  • I'm very happy with the display, performance and speed.
  • Plenty of free app, books and videos. Easy to use. Amazing clear display.
Front-Facing Camera
2 MP
2 MP
Rear-Facing Camera
2 MP
2 MP
Processor Model
Mediatek MT8127
MediaTek MT8168
Number of Cores
Processor Speed
1.3 GHz
2 GHz
What customers say about "Processor"
Amazon Fire 7 Kids Edition 7" Tablet
  • The touch screen is easy to use and the download time of apps is quick.
  • Tablet itself is pretty fast, touchscreen is surprisingly sensitive and sound range is great!
  • Build, quality and size is great, and charge time super fast.
  • Awesome tablet and very fast working.
  • The screen lags a little on fast motion games.
Amazon Fire HD 8 Kids Edition 8" HD Tablet
  • This one is great, has wonderful storage capacity and is very fast.
  • This is a great tablet. It's fast and easy to use.
  • Brilliant tablet, good battery, fast and very quick to load games.
  • It was super easy and fast to get started.
  • Slow and screen keeps blinking when watching something that is still loading.
Operating System
Fire 5
Fire OS 7
Maximum Usage Time
7 hours
12 hours
Water Resistant
Accelerometer, Advanced Audio Distribution Profile, Free cloud storage for all Amazon content, Age Filtres
Single Stereo Speaker, Dolby Atmos sound, Accelerometer, Alexa natural language commands
What customers say about "Features"
Amazon Fire 7 Kids Edition 7" Tablet
  • The interface is easy for a little one and the ability to tailor the content to the specific user is very useful, as well as setting time limits and shut off times.
  • The content is brilliant and varies, is educational.
  • The parental control is a brilliant feature.
  • I'm really impressed with the features and definitely designed with children in mind.
  • There is no feature to lock the screen.
Amazon Fire HD 8 Kids Edition 8" HD Tablet
  • The battery life is excellent, and the performance of the hardware is excellent as well.
  • The squishy kid-proof case is the bomb dot com.
  • It’s perfectly fine for kids apps and videos and the charge time also seems reasonable.
  • The kids interface is a little weird/complicated.
NFC Technology
Charging Interface
Micro USB
USB Type-C
Included With Unit
USB Cable, Adapter, Amazon Kid-Proof Case
USB Cable, Adapter, Amazon Kid-Proof Case
Warranty / Certifications
Manufacturer Warranty
1 year(s)
1 year(s)

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