Now the Amazon Blurb
Kindle is Amazon.com's #1 bestselling item for two years running. It's the most-wished-for, most-gifted, and has the most 5-star reviews of any product on Amazon.com. Now it's even better.
- All-New, High-Contrast E Ink Screen - 50% better contrast
- Read in Bright Sunlight - No glare
- New and Improved Fonts - New crisper, darker fonts
- New Sleek Design – 21% smaller body while keeping the same 6" size reading area
- 17% Lighter - Only 241 grams, weighs less than a paperback
- Battery Life of One Month - A single charge lasts up to one month with wireless off
- Double the Storage - Up to 3,500 books
- Built-In Wi-Fi - Connect at home or on the road
- 20% Faster Page Turns - Seamless reading
- Enhanced PDF Reader - With dictionary lookup, notes, and highlights
- New WebKit-Based Browser - Browse the web over Wi-Fi (experimental)
Kindle at a Glance
|New, High-Contrast E Ink Screen
50% better contrast. The clearest text and sharpest images.
|Books in 60 Seconds
With fast, free wireless delivery, you can start reading books in less than 60 seconds. No computer required.
|Read in Bright Sunlight
Unlike LCD screens, Kindle's screen reads like real paper, with no glare. Read as easily in bright sunlight as in your living room.
With the biggest selection of any ebook store in the UK, you can shop more than 450,000 books, including bestsellers and new releases. UK and international newspapers, magazines, and blogs, plus more than 1 million free books, are also available.
|Lighter than a Paperback
At only 241 grams and 8.5 mm thin, Kindle is lighter than a paperback and thinner than a magazine.
|Lowest Book Prices
We check hundreds of prices every day to make sure our prices are the lowest of any ebook store in the UK. Compare our book prices--you'll like what you find.
|Holds 3,500 Books
We doubled Kindle's storage so you can carry up to 3,500 books.
|Lowest Book Prices
We check hundreds of prices every day to make sure our prices are the lowest of any ebook store in the UK. Compare our book prices--you'll like what you find
|Battery Life of Up to One Month
A single charge lasts up to one month with wireless off. Keep wireless always on and go for up to three weeks without recharging.
With Text-to-Speech, Kindle can read English-language content out loud to you.
Kindle now has built-in Wi-Fi support. Connect to Wi-Fi hotspots at home or on the road.
|Improved PDF Reader
Now with new dictionary lookup, notes and highlights, and support for password protected PDFs. Easily carry all of your documents on the go.
|Quieter Page Turn Buttons
Quieter page turning means you won't disturb your partner when you want to read all night.
|Share Meaningful Passages
Share meaningful passages with friends and family with built-in Twitter and Facebook integration.
|Simple to Use
Kindle is ready to use right out of the box - no setup, no software to install, no computer required.