Amazon redesigns Kindle Paperwhite with IPX8 water resistance, 32GB storage

New Kindle Paperwhite Release Date

Amazon owns Audible and the 2018 Kindle Paperwhite supports the format, allowing readers to download audiobooks and play them back via Bluetooth.

It's the thinnest and lightest Kindle Paperwhite yet, measuring 8.18mm thick and weighing 182g. However, despite the five LEDs the display retains its glare-free aspect irrespective of any setting. The new Kindle Paperwhite is fully waterproof () in up to two meters of water for 60 minutes.

The 8 gigabytes Kindle Paperwhite is $129.99 (around P7,000) and the 32 gigabytes model starts at $159.99 (about P8,600) or can be upgraded to have free cellular connectivity for $249.99 (around P13,400). Just connect the new Kindle Paperwhite to a Bluetooth-enabled device, like speakers or headphones, and dive into a story. The starting price of the Kindle Paperwhite is Rs. 12,999 and it is available for pre-order on Amazon India's official website.

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Amazon has announced a new version of the Kindle Paperwhite, the company's most popular e-reader.

This may seem odd, but while tablets have effectively halted their progress of late, with most manufacturers focused on affordability rather than build quality or device performance, e-readers are still getting better year after year. With Kindle Unlimited, users will be able to access popular titles such as The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People, The Nameless Relationship, Strength Training, Quidditch Through the Ages, Ikshvaku Ke Vanshaj for free for a limited time duration. In addition to the hardware, Amazon is also updating the Kindle home screen with improved search and recommendations, making it easier for you to explore new titles.

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The tech giant said users are reading more pages on Kindle than ever, and the company's annual Prime Day sales event in July was the highest sales day ever for Kindle devices.

One of the big advantages of the Forma is that you can borrow ebooks directly from your local library, if they do business with Overdrive. Apart from that, you have the option of saving multiple reading settings like the font and size and can be switched between these profiles very quickly.

Amazon has launched a new Kindle called as Paperwhite with waterproof technology.

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The all-new Kindle Paperwhite comes with twice the storage so you can hold more large files like audiobooks, magazines, newspapers, and comics.

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