Featuring our best possible resolution display, handmade font Bookerly, and a new typesetting engine for much more beautiful rendering of pages. Our very best-selling Kindle is now even better.
Highest resolution e-reader display
With twice as many pixels as the former generation, the all-new Kindle Paperwhite has an improved high-resolution 300 ppi display for crisp, laser quality text. No other e-reader offers a higher resolution display.
Next-generation reading experience
Kindle Paperwhite offers Bookerly, an exclusive font crafted from the bottom up for reading on digital screens. Warm and latest, Bookerly is encouraged by the artistry of the most efficient fonts in up to date print books, but is handmade for nice readability at any font size.
Typesetting engine lays out words just because the writer intended for gorgeous rendering of pages. With improved character spacing and the addition of hyphenation, justification, kerning, ligatures, and drop cap enhance, our very best-in-class typography is helping you read faster with less eyestrain.
Enjoy reading with larger font sizes without compromising your reading revel in. Page layout and margins mechanically adapt to work well at even the most important font sizes. The brand new typography and layout improvements are To be had on over half 1,000,000 books, including many very best sellers, with thousands more being added each and every week.
No glare in bright sunlight
Unlike reflective tablet and smartphone screens, the contemporary Kindle Paperwhite reads like paper.
Won’t tire your eyes within the dark
Kindle Paperwhite guides light toward the skin of the display with its built-in front light—so you’ll read comfortably without eyestrain. Adjust your screen’s brightness for nice reading in any light.
Charge per month, no longer daily
Kindle Paperwhite may not leave you tethered to an outlet. A single charge can last as long as six weeks (in line with a half hour of reading per day with wireless turned off and the sunshine setting at ten).
Read comfortably with one hand
Lighter than a paperback, comfortably hold Kindle Paperwhite in one hand for the ones times when you’ll’t put the book down.
Lose yourself in a book
By design, Kindle Paperwhite is purpose-built for reading and creates a sanctuary so you’ll lose yourself in a book. Unlike tablets and phones, Kindle does not distract you with social media, emails, and text messages.
Take and share notes
Add margin notes that you’ll edit, delete, and even export out of your device on your computer. Share highlighted sections and meaningful quotes on Facebook, Twitter, and Goodreads, and see passages ceaselessly highlighted by other Kindle readers.
Look it up straight away without leaving your page
Smart Lookup integrates entries from The New Oxford American Dictionary with information from X-Ray and Wikipedia, so you’ll get admission to definitions, characters, settings, and more without losing your place.
Read tougher books
Word Wise makes it more straightforward to experience and quickly take note tougher books. Short and easy definitions mechanically appear above difficult words, so you’ll keep reading with fewer interruptions. Tap on a word to bring up a easy card with definitions, synonyms, and more. To be had on many popular English language titles.
Build your vocabulary
Words looked up within the dictionary are mechanically added to Vocabulary Builder to expand your knowledge and improve retention. Swipe through your vocabulary words, quiz yourself with flashcards, and straight away see the ones words in context.
Share your library
With Circle of relatives Library, you and your Circle of relatives can get admission to and easily share no longer handiest your individual Kindle books, but additionally books from the linked Amazon account of a spouse or partner.
Lowest book prices, massive selection
Over 1,000,000 titles are priced at $2.99 or less. Over 2 million titles are $9.99 or less.
Set goals and celebrate with success badges
Kids can read books in a easy, fun, and secure environment designed particularly for them with Kindle FreeTime. Kids are rewarded with success badges after they achieve their reading milestones. A progress report assists in keeping parents up to date on total time spent reading, choice of words looked up, badges earned, and books read.
Compare Kindle E-readers
|Kindle||Kindle Paperwhite||Kindle Voyage|
|Price||From $79||From $119||From $199|
|Resolution||167 ppi||300 ppi||300 ppi|
|Built-In Light||No||Yes||Yes + Adaptive light sensor|
|Page Turns||Touchscreen||Touchscreen||Touchscreen + PagePress|
|Connectivity||Wi-Fi||Wi-Fi or Wi-Fi + free 3G||Wi-Fi or Wi-Fi + free 3G|
|Battery Life||Weeks on a single charge|
|Storage||Holds thousands of books|
|Weight||6.7 oz||Wi-Fi: 7.2 oz
Wi-Fi + 3G: 7.6 oz
|Wi-Fi: 6.3 oz
Wi-Fi + 3G: 6.6 oz
|Dimensions||6.7″ x 4.7″ x 0.40″||6.7″ x 4.6″ x 0.36″||6.4″ x 4.5″ x 0.30″|
Now To be had in black or white
Higher resolution display (three hundred ppi) – with twice as many pixels
Built-in adjustable light – read day and night
No screen glare, even in bright sunlight, unlike tablets
A single battery charge lasts weeks, no longer hours
Massive selection, lowest prices – over 1,000,000 titles $2.99 or less
Prime members read free with unlimited get admission to to over a thousand titles
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