Amazon Kindle (2011)
Amazon Kindle (2011)
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Amazon Kindle (2011): 30 facts and highlights

1. has an external memory slot

The device has a standard memory slot (such as an SD or micro SD card slot) so that you can either extend the internal storage with affordable memory modules or you can retrieve data, such as photographs, easily from a memory card.
Amazon Kindle (2011)
75% have it

2. is self-lit

Self-lit devices have a back or front light incorporated, so they can be used in poor light conditions or in the dark.
Amazon Kindle (2011)
26% have it

5. 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 (2011)
93% have it

6. thickness

7. volume

8. internal storage

9. has a touch screen

You can operate the device easily, by pressing the screen with your fingers.
Amazon Kindle (2011)
64% have it

11. screen size

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

12. resolution

13. has dictionary

The device has a dictionary that can be accessed offline.
Amazon Kindle (2011)
68% have it

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

Users can get access to books from real libraries.
Amazon Kindle (2011)
69% have it

15. number of screen shades

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

16. supports text-to-speech

This enables your device to verbalize on-screen content.
Amazon Kindle (2011)
17% have it

17. 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 (2011)
52% have it

18. battery power

19. 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 (2011)
86% have it

20. charge time

The time it takes to fully charge the battery.

21. supported file types

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

22. plays Adobe Flash

Adobe Flash with video and sound is supported in the device's browser.
Amazon Kindle (2011)
5% have it

23. has a search browser

With a search browser application you can surf the internet from your device.
Amazon Kindle (2011)
63% have it

24. Has WiFi

The device can connect to WiFi.
Amazon Kindle (2011)
69% have it

25. has USB mass storage support

It can transfer files, music, photos via USB, no need to install additional software.
Amazon Kindle (2011)
69% have it

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