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Kindle, 6" E Ink Display, Wi-Fi

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  • Less than 6 ounces (170 grams) - lighter than a paperback, fits in your pocket
  • New darker, hand-tuned fonts for easier reading
  • Reads like paper with no glare, even in bright sunlight
  • Up to one-month battery life on a single charge
  • Download books in 60 seconds with built-in Wi-Fi
  • Holds over 1,000 books - take your library wherever you go
  • Massive book selection and low prices. Over a million titles are $9.99 or less
  • Supports children's books and includes new parental controls

Manufacturer: Amazon
Manufacturer Place of Business: Seattle, WA 98109, USA

Technical Details

Technical details

Display

Amazon's 6” E Ink Pearl display with optimized font technology, 167 ppi, 16-level grey scale

Size

6.5” x 4.5” x 0.34” (165.75 mm x 114.5 mm x 8.7 mm)

Weight

5.98 ounces (170 grams)

System Requirements

None, because it's wireless and doesn't require a computer to download content.

On-Device Storage

Over 1,000 books or 2 GB internal (approximately 1.25 GB available for user content)

Cloud Storage

Free cloud storage for all Amazon content.

Battery Life

A single charge lasts up to one month with wireless off based upon a half-hour of daily reading time. Keep wireless always on and it lasts for up to three weeks. Battery life will vary based on wireless usage, such as shopping the Kindle Store, web browsing, and downloading content.

Charge Time

Fully charges in approximately 3 hours via the included USB 2.0 cable. Power adapter sold separately.

Wi-Fi Connectivity

Supports public and private Wi-Fi networks or hotspots that use the 802.11b, 802.11g, or 802.11n standard with support for WEP, WPA and WPA2 security using password authentication or Wi-Fi Protected Setup (WPS); does not connect to WPA and WPA2 secured networks using 802.1X authentication methods; does not support connecting to ad-hoc (or peer-to-peer) Wi-Fi networks.

Content Formats Supported

Kindle Format 8 (AZW3), Kindle (AZW), TXT, PDF, unprotected MOBI, PRC natively; HTML, DOC, DOCX, JPEG, GIF, PNG, BMP through conversion

Documentation

Quick Start Guide (included in box) [PDF]; Kindle User's Guide (pre-installed on device) [PDF].

Warranty and Service

1-year limited warranty and service included. Use of Kindle is subject to the terms found here

Included in the Box

Kindle, USB 2.0 charging cable, and Quick Start Guide [PDF]

Address of Seller

410 Terry Ave. North, Seattle, WA 98109


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