Amazon Introduces Two All-New Kindles
October 20, 2014 - Kindle Unlimited
SEATTLE–(BUSINESS WIRE)–(NASDAQ: AMZN)—Amazon currently introduced a 7th era of
Kindle: Kindle Voyage, a many modernized e-reader ever, and a new $79
Kindle, with a 20% faster processor, twice a storage, and now with a
reason interface. Meet a new Kindle and Kindle Voyage during www.amazon.com/kindle-voyage.
“Our goal with Kindle is to make a device disappear, so we can
remove yourself in a author’s world,” pronounced Jeff Bezos, Amazon.com
Founder and CEO. “Kindle Voyage is a subsequent large step in this mission.
With a thinnest design, top fortitude and top contrast
display, reimagined page turns, and all of a facilities that readers
adore about Kindle—books in seconds, no eyestrain or glare, readability
in splendid sunlight, and battery life totalled in weeks, not hours—Kindle
Voyage is crafted from a belligerent adult for readers.”
Kindle Voyage—Our Most Advanced E-Reader—$199
All-New Design—The Thinnest Kindle Ever
Kindle Voyage facilities an all-new design, with a pleasing flush glass
front and a magnesium back, so it is strong, thin, and light. At just
7.6 mm skinny and weighing reduction than 6.4 ounces, Kindle Voyage is the
thinnest device we’ve ever built, creation it even easier to reason with one
palm and review for hours.
Next Generation Paperwhite Display
Kindle Voyage uses a code new Paperwhite display, with a highest
resolution, top contrast, and top liughtness of any Kindle. With
300 pixels per inch, a new Paperwhite arrangement delivers laser-quality
content and images. The disdainful flush-front arrangement smoke-stack uses specially
strengthened glass, that is designed to conflict scratches. Since regular
potion would emanate glare, a cover potion on Kindle Voyage is
micro-etched in sequence to disband light, ensuring we can review simply in
splendid light though glare. The artwork settlement on a potion also serves
to compare a feel of paper.
Adaptive Front Light—Our Smartest Front Light
In further to being a brightest front light ever—39% brighter—the new
adaptive front light automatically adjusts a liughtness of a display
formed on a surrounding light. And given not everybody has a same
lighting preferences, a adaptive front light can be fine-tuned to your
personal preference. Also, given a tellurian eye adjusts to dim over
time, a light we need when we start reading in a dim will seem
too splendid 30 mins later—the adaptive front light solemnly lowers the
display’s liughtness over time to compare a approach a eye responds to
PagePress—Reimagined Page Turns
Kindle Voyage introduces PagePress, a new approach to spin pages. PagePress
uses a custom-designed force sensor that sits directly underneath a bezel.
You simply rest your ride on a bezel and spin a page by lightly
pressing. When we spin a page, Kindle Voyage delivers tactile
feedback from a haptic actuator. The actuator delivers usually enough
quivering to let we know we incited a page, though is pointed adequate that
we won’t be dreaming from your reading. You can personalize both the
vigour spin indispensable to trigger a page spin and a haptic feedback
Kindle Voyage is accessible with giveaway 3G, that means we never have to
hunt for or compensate for a Wi-Fi hotspot—simply download and review books
anytime, anywhere, in over 100 countries around a world. Amazon pays
for a 3G connection, so we compensate no monthly fees and pointer no annual
New Origami Cover
The new origami-style cover settlement is desirous by a best-selling
Origami covers for Fire tablets, and provides a mount for both portrait
and landscape positions. Origami covers insert magnetically so they are
easy to take on and off, and automatically spin your Kindle Voyage on
and off when we open and tighten a cover. The cover is available
starting during $44.99—learn some-more during www.amazon.com/kindle-origami.
Kindle—Now With Touch, Just $79
The all-new Kindle includes a 20% faster processor, twice a storage,
and now facilities a reason interface and all of a latest features
business adore about Kindle, including Kindle FreeTime, Goodreads, and
Smart Lookup. The new Kindle is small, light, and portable—toss it in a
beach bag or put it in a slot to always have your reading with you.
The new Kindle is good for anyone who’s new to e-reading:
Readers who haven’t nonetheless gifted an e-reader will be astounded by
how easy it is to review on, with no glisten even in splendid sunlight, and
weeks of battery life
Readers who have never attempted eBooks will adore extended reading
facilities like present compendium look-up, tractable rise sizes, and
X-Ray, that lets them fast demeanour adult impression information
Parents will adore that they can give their kids a purpose-built
e-reader with an easy-to-navigate reason interface, and good features
that assistance kids learn—Kindle FreeTime, Vocabulary Builder, and more—for
All Kindle e-readers underline displays that are easy to review with no
glare, even in splendid sunlight, have battery life that is totalled in
weeks rather than hours, and are lightweight and easy to reason and read
on for hours. You can now select from 3 opposite Kindle e-readers
to find a one that is best for you:
The new $79 Kindle, with a 20% faster processor, twice a storage,
Kindle Paperwhite, a best-selling Kindle given a introduction, now
with twice a storage so we never have to worry about being without
a favorite title, usually $119
Kindle Voyage, with a brightest, top contrast, and highest
fortitude arrangement ever on a Kindle, usually $199
Kindle Unlimited—Enjoy sum reading of over 700,000 books
and sum listening to a preference of thousands of audiobooks for
usually $9.99 a month.
Kindle FreeTime Unlimited—Amazon’s all-you-can-eat subscription
use built from a belligerent adult usually for kids, helps kids make the
transition from design books to section books. For as small as $2.99
per month, kids get sum entrance to hundreds of hand-picked
section books and early readers, all curated for age-appropriateness,
so relatives don’t have to spend time and income guessing what their kids
will enjoy. Includes favorites such as a Harry Potter series, The
Borrowers by Mary Norton, Big Nate and Friends by Lincoln
Peirce, and Newberry Medal and Honor winning books such as The Sign
of a Beaver by Elizabeth George Speare, and Island of the
Blue Dolphins by Scott O’Dell.
Word Wise—For readers training English and kids training to
read, Word Wise, accessible on many titles, creates it easier to
know some-more severe books some-more quickly. Short and simple
definitions automatically seem above formidable words, so we can
keep reading though carrying to stop and demeanour adult a word. To learn more
or to see a several meanings a same word can have in different
contexts, usually daub on a word to move adult a elementary label with
definitions, synonyms, and more. You can adjust a array of hints
we see with a elementary slider, dialing them adult or down as we learn and
grow. See a screenshot: www.amazon.com/wordwise.
Family Library—For a initial time, we can entrance not usually your
possess Kindle books, though also books from a Amazon comment of a spouse
or partner. See a screenshot: www.amazon.com/family-library.
Expanded X-Ray for Books—X-Ray now creates it easier to explore
as we read—quickly flip by all a images in a book, and use the
new timeline perspective to simply crop a many important passages. See a
Deeper Goodreads Integration—Goodreads on Kindle creates it
quicker to entrance and refurbish your reading standing and adds a ability
to preview and squeeze books though withdrawal Goodreads. See a
Enhanced Search—Makes it even easier to find what we are
looking for by mixing and previewing formula from your Library,
Goodreads and a Kindle Store on a same page. See a screenshot: www.amazon.com/kindle-search.
About a Book—See information about a book as we start to
read, including a place in a array and author information, plus
symbol it as “Currently Reading” on Goodreads. See a screenshot: www.amazon.com/about-the-book.
The facilities above will be delivered as partial of a free, over-the-air
program refurbish starting after this fall.
Weeks of Battery Life—Kindle e-readers have battery life that
is totalled in weeks, not hours.
No set adult required—Kindle arrives pre-registered so we can
start reading immediately.
Whispersync—Saves and synchronizes your final page read,
bookmarks, and annotations opposite all of your inclination and Kindle apps,
so we can always collect adult where we left off.
Worry-Free Archive—Automatically backs adult your Kindle books in
a cloud, so we never need to worry about losing your
books—re-download your books wirelessly anytime for free.
Goodreads—Combines the world’s largest e-reading
village and a world’s largest village of book lovers.
Smart Lookup—Integrates a full compendium clarification with other
anxiety information around X-Ray and Wikipedia.
Kindle FreeTime—Gives relatives a simple, enchanting approach to
inspire kids to spend some-more time reading. Hand-select books for your
kids to read, and feat badges are warranted when they strike reading
milestones. A swell news keeps relatives updated on sum time
spent reading, array of difference looked up, badges earned, and books
Time to Read—Tells we how most time it will take to finish a
section or a book formed on your personalized reading speed.
Kindle Page Flip—Skim page-by-page, indicate by chapter, or burst to
anywhere in your book all though losing your place.
Vocabulary Builder—Compiles difference we demeanour adult in a dictionary
into an easy-to-access list. Use these lists to ask yourself with
flashcards and now see difference in context.
Facebook and Twitter—Share book recommendations, highlighted
sections, and suggestive quotes with friends.
World’s Best E-Book Store
Massive selection—Millions of books, newspapers and magazines,
including a latest best sellers, Kindle Singles, and more.
Kindle exclusives—Over 600,000 books are disdainful to the
Lowest book prices—Over a million titles are $4.99 or less,
over 2 million are $9.99 or less.
Kindle Owners’ Lending Library—Prime members who possess a Kindle
can select from hundreds of thousands of books to steal for free, as
frequently as a book a month, with no watchful and no due dates.
Kindle First—Access new Kindle books a month in allege of
their central recover date. Customers can select one of a featured
books any month for $1.99, and Prime members can make their selection
for free—adding nonetheless another advantage of Prime membership.
The new Kindle is accessible for pre-order currently for $79 during www.amazon.com/kindle
and will start shipping in October. The new Kindle Voyage is $199 and is
accessible for pre-order currently during www.amazon.com/kindle-voyage—it
will start shipping in October.
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