Amazon Kindle
Amazon Kindle
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Top specs and features

Amazon Kindle: 24 facts and highlights

1. Has a white e-paper display

This e-paper display is much brighter and whiter than normal e-paper displays - it provides a better reading experience due to higher contrast.
Amazon Kindle
14% have it

4. Has an e-paper display

An e-paper display provides a high contrast allowing users to read in direct sunlight without requiring much power.
Amazon Kindle
93% have it

5. thickness

6. internal storage

8. has a touch screen

You can operate the device easily, by pressing the screen with your fingers.
Amazon Kindle
64% have it

9. has dictionary

The device has a dictionary that can be accessed offline.
Amazon Kindle
68% have it

10. Has access to real library to “borrow” e-books

Users can get access to books from real libraries.
Amazon Kindle
69% have it

11. screen size

The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.

12. has free syncing OTA

All your contacts and calendar dates are synced over-the-air.
Amazon Kindle
14% have it

13. Has 802.11n WiFi connection

802.11n is a wireless standard released in 2009. It has faster transfer rates and improved security compared to its predecessors - a, b and g.
Amazon Kindle
52% have it

14. number of screen shades

More screen shades (greys) result in better gradients and usually a better reading experience.

15. supported file types

How many file types the device supports, such as PDF, JPG or PNG.

16. every pixel has three subpixels

The device has a display with three full subpixels per pixel, resulting in a sharp and crisp picture. Pixels in some displays (like AMOLED) share one subpixel to preserve space. This can result in a less crisp, slightly blurred image.
Amazon Kindle
86% have it

17. has a search browser

With a search browser application you can surf the internet from your device.
Amazon Kindle
63% have it

18. Has WiFi

The device can connect to WiFi.
Amazon Kindle
69% have it

19. charge time

The time it takes to fully charge the battery.

20. width

21. has USB mass storage support

It can transfer files, music, photos via USB, no need to install additional software.
Amazon Kindle
69% have it

22. USB version

Newer USB versions are faster and have better power management.

23. has a removable battery

The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.
Amazon Kindle
12% have it

24. has a rechargeable battery

The battery can be recharged and used over again.
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