• Amazon's new Kindle Paperwhite is the lightest Kindle ever, has double the storage than before, and can withstand being submerged in water for 60 minutes

    28 days ago - By Business Insider

    Amazon announced its newly designed Kindle Paperwhite on Tuesday.
    The new Paperwhite is water-resistant, so you can finally read comfortably poolside.
    It also features built-in Bluetooth for Audible streaming, so you can seamlessly move between listening and reading without losing your place.
    It costs $129.99 and will available for pre-order starting on Tuesday.
    On Tuesday, Amazon announced its newly designed Kindle Paperwhite.
    The new Paperwhite has a couple of standout features, including water-resistance, so you can finally read comfortably poolside. The company says its reading device...
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  • Amazon Has a New Kindle Paperwhite E-Reader That's Waterproof

    Amazon Has a New Kindle Paperwhite E-Reader That's Waterproof

    28 days ago - By Fortune

    Amazon has unveiled a new version of its Kindle Paperwhite e-book reader that comes with a new feature: It's waterproof.
    The online retail giant said Tuesday that the new lower-end version of the Kindle Paperwhite, which comes with 8 GB of storage, will cost $129.99. A higher-end version with 32 GB of storage will cost $159.99. The previous version of the Paperwhite had 4 GB of storage and cost $119.99.
    Both Kindle Paperwhites are available for pre-order and will start shipping on Nov. 7.
    Kathryn Chinn, senior product manager for the Kindle, said the Paperwhite is Amazon's “most popular...
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  • Amazon Has a New Kindle Paperwhite E-Reader That's Waterproof

    28 days ago - By Fortune

    Amazon has unveiled a new version of its Kindle Paperwhite e-book reader that comes with a new feature: It's waterproof.
    The online retail giant said Tuesday that the new lower-end version of the Kindle Paperwhite, which comes with 8 GB of storage, will cost $129.99. A higher-end version with 32 GB of storage will cost $159.99. The previous version of the Paperwhite had 4 GB of storage and cost $119.99.
    Both Kindle Paperwhites are available for pre-order and will start shipping on Nov. 7.
    Kathryn Chinn, senior product manager for the Kindle, said the Paperwhite is Amazon's “most popular...
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  • The new Kindle Paperwhite is thinner and waterproof

    The new Kindle Paperwhite is thinner and waterproof

    28 days ago - By Tech Crunch

    The Voyage may be dead, but the Kindle line still has some life left in it. This time last year, Amazon upgraded the high-end Oasis model , and now the mid-range Paperwhite is getting a little love.The workhorse of the company's devoted e-reader line just got a handful of upgrades that will give users a more premium experience, while keeping the device's starting price at $130.
    Waterproofing is the most exciting among the upgrades here. Remember that time four years ago when we ran a story with the headline, “This Waterproof Kindle Paperwhite Is Humanity's Greatest Achievement?” Well, this...
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