Amazon Kindle Paperwhite 3G
Amazon Kindle Paperwhite 3G
Top 17%513 points
Top 17%
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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

222g
Asus Eee Reader DR900: 47.3g

5. volume

179.93cm³
Sony PRS 350: 120.64cm³

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 3G
93% have it

7. thickness

9.1mm
Aluratek AEBK01FS: 0.95mm

8. pixel density

212ppi
Amazon Kindle Oasis (2017) WiFi 8GB: 300ppi

9. has a touch screen

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

10. height

169mm
Elonex eInk 621EB eBook: 117mm

11. internal storage

2GB
Sony PRS 600: 512GB

12. resolution

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

13. screen size

The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.
6"
Irex technologies Digital Reader 1000SW: 10.2"

14. has dictionary

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

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

Users can get access to books from real libraries.
Amazon Kindle Paperwhite 3G
70% 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 Paperwhite 3G
54% have it

18. supports text-to-speech

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

19. number of screen shades

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

20. 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

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. Has WiFi

The device can connect to WiFi.
Amazon Kindle Paperwhite 3G
70% have it

23. 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

24. has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack

With a standard mini jack socket, you can use the device with most headphones.
Amazon Kindle Paperwhite 3G
51% have it

25. has stereo speakers

Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound from independent channels on both left and right sides, creating a richer sound and a better experience.
Amazon Kindle Paperwhite 3G
6% have it

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