Amazon Kindle Paperwhite 3GTolino Shine
Top 11%40 points
Top 11%
Top 40%27 points
Top 40%
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2.Internal storage
3.Supported file types
4.Has an external memory slot
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46 e-readers
5.87" - 6.3"
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Amazon Kindle Paperwhite 3G vs Tolino Shine: 25 facts in comparison

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
Tolino Shine
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 3G
14% have it

3. thickness

0.60mm thinner.
9.10mm
Aluratek AEBK01FS: 0.95mm
9.70mm

4. weight

39g lighter.
222g
Asus Eee Reader DR900: 47.30g
183g

5. volume

8.64% less body volume.
179.90cm³
Sony PRS 350: 120.64cm³
196.91cm³

6. 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
26% have it

7. 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
Tolino Shine
93% have it

8. height

6mm shorter.
169mm
Elonex eInk 621EB eBook: 117mm
175mm

9. has a touch screen

You can operate the device easily, by pressing the screen with your fingers.
Amazon Kindle Paperwhite 3G
Tolino Shine
64% have it

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

Users can get access to books from real libraries.
Amazon Kindle Paperwhite 3G
69% have it

11. screen size

The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.
6"
Irex technologies Digital Reader 1000SW: 10.20"
6"

12. resolution

0% higher resolution.
758 x 1024px
Kobo Aura HD: 1200 x 1440px
758 x 1024px

13. internal storage

2GB more internal storage.
2GB
Sony PRS 600: 512GB
4GB

14. number of screen shades

More screen shades (greys) result in better gradients and usually a better reading experience.
16
Amazon Kindle Oasis WiFi + 3G: 16
16

15. 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

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 3G
Tolino Shine
52% have it

17. has dictionary

The device has a dictionary that can be accessed offline.
Amazon Kindle Paperwhite 3G
68% have it

18. has a search browser

With a search browser application you can surf the internet from your device.
Amazon Kindle Paperwhite 3G
Tolino Shine
63% have it

19. has USB mass storage support

It can transfer files, music, photos via USB, no need to install additional software.
Amazon Kindle Paperwhite 3G
Tolino Shine
69% have it

20. charge time

The time it takes to fully charge the battery.
4h
Sony PRS T2: 2h
8h

21. width

1mm narrower.
117mm
Kobo Mini: 102mm
116mm

22. Has WiFi

The device can connect to WiFi.
Amazon Kindle Paperwhite 3G
Tolino Shine
69% have it

23. supported file types

How many file types the device supports, such as PDF, JPG or PNG.
14
Barnes & Noble NOOK HD Smoke 8GB: 37
3

24. has a rechargeable battery

The battery can be recharged and used over again.
Amazon Kindle Paperwhite 3G
Tolino Shine

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 3G
86% have it

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