Amazon Kindle Paperwhite 3G
Amazon Kindle Paperwhite 3G
Top 17%518 points
Top 17%
Top specs and features

Amazon Kindle Paperwhite 3G: 35 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 3G
73% 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 3G
17% 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 3G
29% have it

4. weight

Asus Eee Reader DR900: 47.3g

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 Paperwhite 3G
93% have it

6. volume

Sony PRS 350: 120.64cm³

7. thickness

Aluratek AEBK01FS: 0.95mm

8. pixel density

Amazon Kindle Oasis (2017) WiFi 8GB: 300ppi

9. has dictionary

The device has a dictionary that can be accessed offline.
Amazon Kindle Paperwhite 3G
69% have it

10. height

Elonex eInk 621EB eBook: 117mm

11. internal storage

Sony PRS 600: 512GB

12. has a touch screen

You can operate the device easily, by pressing the screen with your fingers.
Amazon Kindle Paperwhite 3G
65% have it

13. has free syncing OTA

All your contacts and calendar dates are synced over-the-air.
Amazon Kindle Paperwhite 3G
17% have it

14. screen size

The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.
Irex technologies Digital Reader 1000SW: 10.2"

16. resolution

758 x 1024px
Kobo Aura HD: 1080 x 1440px

17. 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 3G
87% have it

18. supports text-to-speech

This enables your device to verbalize on-screen content.
Amazon Kindle Paperwhite 3G
17% have it

19. supported file types

How many file types the device supports, such as PDF, JPG or PNG.
Barnes & Noble NOOK HD Smoke 8GB: 37

20. 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 3G
54% have it

21. can be updated over-the-air

It can be updated over the air (OTA) w/o connecting to a computer
Amazon Kindle Paperwhite 3G
12% have it

22. number of screen shades

More screen shades (greys) result in better gradients and usually a better reading experience.
Amazon Kindle Oasis (2017) WiFi 8GB: 16

23. 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 3G
4% have it

24. has USB mass storage support

It can transfer files, music, photos via USB, no need to install additional software.
Amazon Kindle Paperwhite 3G
70% have it

25. plays Adobe Flash

Adobe Flash with video and sound is supported in the device's browser.
Amazon Kindle Paperwhite 3G
5% have it

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