Amazon’s 6” Paperwhite display technology with E Ink Carta and built-in light, 300ppi, optimized font technology, 16-level gray scale.
167 x 116 x 8.18 mm
Wi-Fi: 6.4 oz (182 g) Wi-Fi + Free 4G : 6.8 oz (191 g) . Actual size and weight may vary by configuration and manufacturing process.
None; fully wireless and doesn’t require a computer to download content
On Device Storage
8 GB or 32 GB; holds thousands of books.
Free cloud storage for all Amazon content.
A single charge lasts up to six weeks, based on a half hour of reading per day with wireless off and the light setting at 13. Battery life will vary based on light settings, wireless usage.
Fully charges in less than 3 hours from a computer via USB cable or with a 5W USB adapter
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).
VoiceView screen reader, available over Bluetooth audio, provides spoken feedback allowing you to navigate your device and read books with text-to-speech (available in English only). Kindle Paperwhite also includes the ability to invert Black and White, adjust font size, font face, line spacing and margins.
Content Formats Supported
Kindle Format 8 (AZW3), Kindle (AZW), TXT, PDF, unprotected MOBI, PRC natively; HTML DOC, DOCX, JPEG, GIF, PNG, PMP through conversion.
Quick Start Guide (included in box); All new Kindle Paperwhite User’s Guide (pre-installed on device) [PDF]. Additional information in multiple languages available online.
Warranty and Service
1-year limited warranty and service included. Use of Kindle is subject to the terms found here . For information on out-of-warranty repair service options please see here.
Included in the Box
Kindle Paperwhite, USB 2.0 charging cable and Quick Start Guide
Waterproof (IPX8), tested to withstand immersion in 2 meters of fresh water for 60 minutes. Learn more.
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