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Old 11-14-2011, 06:38 PM   #19
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Originally Posted by covfam View Post
in the fox news review the reviewer states that the kindle fires 7 inch screen is less than half of the ipads screen (my ipads screen is only 9.7 inches) apparantly the reviewer has a special 14 inch screen ipad that i was unable to buy :P

http://www.foxnews.com/scitech/2011/...me-sacrifices/
It actually is. The aspect ratio makes a difference. That said if you were watching a widescreen video on the iPad it would probably not be much bigger than a widescreen video playing on the Kindle Fire. Here is a good site showing the difference and percentages:

http://www.displaywars.com/7-inch-16x9-vs-9,7-inch-4x3

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