The 6th generation Amazon Kindle Paperwhite is now available for pre-order on Amazon India and will be shipped starting from 4th Feburary for a starting price of Rs.10,999. The Kindle tablets are meant for those who love to read on the digital platform and are backed by Amazons profuse Kindle store.
Kindle is the best-selling e-reader in the world for six years running, and now it’s even better,” said Amit Agarwal, Vice President and Country Manager, Amazon India. “The new Kindle Paperwhite features brand-new display technology, the next generation of our built-in light, a faster processor, plus new features like Kindle Page Flip and Vocabulary Builder. We are excited to make Kindle Paperwhite available to our customers in India.”
The new Kindle Paperwhite will feature a 6 inch display with better pixel density, higher contrast and better reflectivity giving you whiter whites and darker blacks. The display light is guided towards the surface to reduce strain on your eyes while reading. The display is also more responsive compared to its predecessor. The onboard storage is 2 GB which can hold up to 1100 books
Another added feature is the new vocabulary builder which compiles words you look up in the dictionary into an easy-to-access list. You can also use these lists to quiz yourself with flashcards and instantly see words in context.
Various other tools like new inline footnotes, new page flip and feature to restrict children access have also been added. The new Kindle Paperwhite weighs 206 grams and you can extract up to 8 weeks of battery life on a single charge.
The ebooks you purchase from Kindle store are stored in Amazon Cloud and can be accessed by any other kindle device including smartphone Kindle App. If you love to read on digital platform, you can buy the All New Amazon Kindle Paper White WiFi from Amazon.in for Rs. 10,999. The WiFi + 3G variant has been priced for 13,999 INR.