Amazon Kindle (2011)

Amazon Kindle (2011)

Amazon Kindle (2011) review: specs and price

Amazon Kindle (2011)

Why is Amazon Kindle (2011) better than the average?

  • Weight

  • Volume

  • Charge time

  • Width

  • Battery power


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We consider a lower weight better because lighter devices are more comfortable to carry. A lower weight is also an advantage for home appliances, as it makes transportation easier, and for many other types of products.


Volume is the quantity of three-dimensional space enclosed by the product's chassis or, in simpler terms, the space the product occupies.
3.is dustproof and water-resistant
Amazon Kindle (2011)
The device is dustproof and water-resistant. Water-resistant devices can resist the penetration of water, such as powerful water jets, but not being submerged into water.


The width represents the horizontal dimension of the product.
5.weather-sealed (splashproof)
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The device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures caused by dust, raindrops, and water splashes.
The thickness (or depth) of the product.
The height represents the vertical dimension of the product.
8.lowest potential operating temperature

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The minimum temperature at which the device can perform to the optimal level.
9.maximum operating temperature

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The maximum temperature at which the device can perform to the optimal level.


The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.
2.is self-lit
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Self-lit devices have a back or front light incorporated, so they can be used in poor light conditions or in the dark.
Pixel density is a measurement of a screen's resolution, expressed as the number of pixels per inch (PPI) on the screen. A higher pixel density translates into more clarity and sharpness for the images rendered on the screen, thus improving the quality of the viewing experience.
4.Has an e-paper display
Amazon Kindle (2011)
An e-paper display provides a high contrast allowing users to read in direct sunlight without requiring much power.
5.has a touch screen
Amazon Kindle (2011)
You can operate the device easily, by pressing the screen with your fingers.
6.has anti-reflection coating
Amazon Kindle (2011)
This helps to reduce the reflection from your device.

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Resolution is an essential indicator of a screen's image quality, representing the maximum amount of pixels that can be shown on the screen. The resolution is given as a compound value, comprised of horizontal and vertical pixels.
More screen shades (greys) result in better gradients and usually a better reading experience.
9.has an IPS screen
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IPS (In-Plane Switching) is a technology used for LCDs. It was designed to overcome the main limitations of conventional twisted nematic TFT displays: limited viewing angles and low-quality color reproduction. PLS (Plane-to-Line Switching) is a type of IPS screen developed by Samsung, with increased brightness and lower production costs.


The internal storage refers to the built-in storage space available in a device for system data, apps, and user-generated data. With a large amount of internal storage, you can save more files and apps on your device.
2.has an external memory slot
Amazon Kindle (2011)
The device has a standard memory slot (such as an SD or micro SD card slot) that enables you to extend the built-in internal storage with affordable memory modules, or easily retrieve data, such as photographs, from the memory card.

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Random-access memory (RAM) is a form of volatile memory used to store working data and machine code currently in use. It is a quick-access, temporary virtual storage that can be read and changed in any order, thus enabling fast data processing.
4.CPU speed

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The CPU speed indicates how many processing cycles per second can be executed by a CPU, considering all of its cores (processing units). It is calculated by adding the clock rates of each core or, in the case of multi-core processors employing different microarchitectures, of each group of cores.
5.semiconductor size

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Small semiconductors provide better performance and reduced power consumption. Chipsets with a higher number of transistors, semiconductor components of electronic devices, offer more computational power. A small form factor allows more transistors to fit on a chip, therefore increasing its performance.
6.maximum amount of external memory supported

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The maximum amount of external storage memory supported by the the device.
7.included SD card (memory size)

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Some manufacturers include a memory card in the box. An SD card with a higher storage capacity allows you to extend the storage space on your device with ease, providing you with more space for your data.


1.has a cellular module
Amazon Kindle (2011)
Devices that use cellular technology can connect to mobile networks. Cellular networks have much wider signal coverage than Wi-Fi.
2.supports Wi-Fi 6 (802.11ax)
Amazon Kindle (2011)
Wi-Fi 6, released in 2019, is based on the IEEE 802.11ax wireless LAN standard. Designed to operate in all frequency bands between 1 and 6 GHz, it offers higher data rates and lower latency compared to previous Wi-Fi technologies.
3.supports Wi-Fi 5 (802.11ac)
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802.11ac wireless works on the 5GHz frequency range. It offers higher transfer rates, improved reliability, and improved power consumption. It provides advantages for gaming and HD video streaming.
4.supports Wi-Fi 4 (802.11n)
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Wi-Fi 4 (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.
5.supports Wi-Fi
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The device can connect to Wi-Fi.
6.Has Bluetooth
Amazon Kindle (2011)
Bluetooth is a wireless technology that allows you to easily transfer data between different devices, such as smartphones, tablets and computers.
7.Bluetooth version

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Bluetooth is a wireless technology standard that allows data transfers between devices placed in close proximity, using short-wavelength, ultra-high frequency radio waves. Newer versions provide faster data transfers.
8.has a search browser
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With a search browser app, you can surf the internet from your device.
9.has NFC
Amazon Kindle (2011)
NFC (near-field communication) allows a device to perform simple wireless transactions, such as mobile payments. Note: this feature may not be available in all markets.


Battery power, or battery capacity, represents the amount of electrical energy that a battery can store. More battery power can be an indication of longer battery life.
2.Battery life

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The device's battery life (when in use) as given by the manufacturer. With a longer battery life you have to charge the device less often.
3.Has USB Type-C
Amazon Kindle (2011)
The USB Type-C features reversible plug orientation and cable direction.
4.has a removable battery
Amazon Kindle (2011)
The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.
The time it takes to fully charge the battery.
6.Supports fast charging
Amazon Kindle (2011)
Fast charging technologies, like Qualcomm’s Quick Charge or MediaTek’s Pump Express, are used to reduce the time it takes to charge a device. For example, with Quick Charge 3.0, the battery can be charged to 50% in just 30 minutes.
7.has wireless charging
Amazon Kindle (2011)
It supports a wireless charging standard such as Qi. To charge the device, you simply put it down on a compatible charging pad.
8.operating power consumption

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How much power the device consumes when it's switched on.
9.has a rechargeable battery
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The battery can be recharged and used over again.


Amazon Kindle (2011)
Adverts can be distracting and obtrusive. Apps and blogs without ads are more aesthetically pleasing, nicer to use, and make the content stand out.
2.has dictionary
Amazon Kindle (2011)
The device has a dictionary that can be accessed offline.
How many file types the device supports, such as PDF, JPG or PNG.
Users can get access to books from real libraries.
5.supports text-to-speech
Amazon Kindle (2011)
This enables your device to verbalize on-screen content.
With a standard mini jack socket, you can use the device with most headphones.
7.has GPS
Amazon Kindle (2011)
GPS enables global positioning, useful in map, geo-tagging or navigation apps.
8.has stereo speakers
Amazon Kindle (2011)
Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound from independent channels on both left and right sides, creating a richer sound and a better experience.
9.has an accelerometer
Amazon Kindle (2011)
An accelerometer is a sensor used to measure the linear acceleration of a device. A common application is detecting when a device changes between vertical and horizontal positions.


The device captures 3D still photos and/or 3D videos due to two separate lenses.

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