With an improved high-resolution 300ppi display, the Amazon Kindle Paperwhite is designed to read like a printed page even in bright sunlight.
With twice as many pixels as the previous generation Kindle, the Amazon Kindle Paperwhite e-reader offers crisp, laser-quality text with handcrafted fonts for great readability. This Kindle e-reader is thinner than a pencil and lighter than a paperback, thus making it ideal for hours of comfortable reading. The Kindle Paperwhite reads like paper and offers glare-free reading even in bright sunlight. With a battery that can last weeks on a single charge and 4GB internal storage that can hold up to 1,000 books, the Amazon Kindle Paperwhite is great for indulging in your love of reading.
300 ppi resolution/pixel density
Free cloud storage for all Amazon content
Connect free at AT&T hotspots in the US or with Wi-Fi anywhere
Measures 6.7 x 0.36 x 4.6 inches (LxWxH) and weighs 7.2 ounces
4GB internal storage holds up to 1,000 books
1-year limited warranty and service included
Amazons 6" Paperwhite display with Carta e-paper technology and built-in light
Fully charges in approximately 4 hours from a computer via USB cable
High-Resolution Display for Next-Generation Reading With a high-resolution 300ppi display, the Amazon Kindle Paperwhite offers twice as many pixels as the previous generation for laser-sharp text. It also includes Bookerly, a handcrafted font designed specifically for digital screens. Inspired by the best fonts in modern print books, Bookerly is a warm and contemporary font offering great readability at any size.
Enjoy Comfortable Reading in Any Setting Unlike backlit tablets that shine in your eyes, the built-in front light of the Kindle Paperwhite guides light toward the surface of the display, so your eyes won't tire in the dark. With sharp dark text and a glare-free screen, the Kindle Paperwhite reads like paper even in bright sunlight. You can also adjust the screen's brightness and choose from eight text sizes for comfortable reading.
Lightweight, Portable Design for Hours of Uninterrupted Reading The Kindle Paperwhite is lighter than a paperback and thinner than a pencil, so you can comfortably read for long periods of time with one hand. The long battery life ensures that you can go weeks on a single charge, and the 4GB internal storage can hold up to 1,000 books. Unlike tablets, the Kindle Paperwhite is specifically designed for reading and prevents distractions such as notifications and alerts.
Features That Go beyond Basic Reading Integrated dictionary, Wikipedia, and X-Ray functions let you learn about definitions, characters, settings, and more without leaving the page. Vocabulary Builder and Word Wise help you enhance your vocabulary and read more challenging books, and Page Flip enables you to flip through text without losing your place. You can also take notes or export them directly to your computer or use Goodreads to see what your friends are reading and rate the books you've read. Kindle Paperwhite can also estimate the time it will take you to finish the book or chapter you're reading on the basis of your personalized reading speed.
Enjoy Kindle Books on Multiple Devices The Kindle app for smartphones, tablets, and computers allows you to read your purchased Kindle e-books on any of your devices. Amazon Whispersync technology enables you to switch seamlessly between your e-reader and other portable devices without having to remember the last page you read. Your Kindle library is automatically backed up in the cloud, so you can wirelessly re-download your e-books for free without having to worry about losing them.
Helps Kids Improve Reading Skills Kindle FreeTime is designed to provide kids with a simple and fun way to enjoy reading, with achievement badges to celebrate their reading milestones. Word Wise offers short definitions above difficult words to help kids improve vocabulary and continue to read more challenging books. Parents can receive reports on their kids' reading habits and progress.
Package Contents Amazon Kindle Paperwhite, USB 2.0 charging cable, and Quick Start Guide.
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