Amazon Kindle Paperwhite
Amazon Kindle Paperwhite
Top 25%36 points
Top 25%
Top specs and features

Amazon Kindle Paperwhite: 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 Paperwhite
75% have it

2. 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 Paperwhite
14% have it

3. 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 Paperwhite
26% have it

6. 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 Paperwhite
93% have it

8. has a touch screen

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

9. internal storage

11. screen size

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

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

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

13. has dictionary

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

14. resolution

15. number of screen shades

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

16. 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 Paperwhite
52% have it

17. has a cellular module

Devices which use cellular technology can connect to mobile networks. Cellular networks have much wider signal coverage than WiFi.
Amazon Kindle Paperwhite
2% have it

18. supports text-to-speech

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

19. charge time

The time it takes to fully charge the battery.

20. has a search browser

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

21. has USB mass storage support

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

22. plays Adobe Flash

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

23. supported file types

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

24. Has WiFi

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

25. 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 Paperwhite
86% have it

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