Amazon released its newest version of Kindle Reader having great features like Free 3G wireless, Built-in Wi-Fi, Global 3G wireless coverage, Battery life of one month. Its Amazon’s 3rd generation of Kindle Reader and it is smaller and slimmer than previous Kindle models. It runs on Linux Kernel OS.
Amazon Kindle Reader features 6.0” Monochrome E Ink display with full image zoom, 64 MB RAM, built-in dictionary, Linux Kernel OS, 3G, Wi-Fi, Whispernet. It holds 256 MB Built in of which only 180 MB is available and can hold about 200 books and it supports SD card up to 4GB.
Amazon pays for Kindle’s wireless connectivity so you won’t see a monthly wireless bill. Whispernet utilizes Amazon’s optimized technology plus a high-speed data network to enable you to wirelessly download content on the go and you can get free Wi-Fi access at AT&T hotspots, access 3G globally.
Technical Specifications of Amazon Kindle 3rd Gen
|L x B x H
|7.5″ x 4.8″ x 0.335″
|Monochrome E Ink
|Image & Pixels
|4-bit-16 gray levels & (800 X 600)pixels with 167 ppi resolution
|Input/ User Interface
|Key Board, Screen rotation
|256 MB Built in of which only 180 MB is available and can hold about 200 books.
|SD card up to 4GB
|New Web-kit based Browser
|EDGE & GPRS
|High Speed USB 2.0(Can be connected to PC & Mac)
|Free 3G wireless & 3G works globally
|Wireless cellular modem
|Music, Video, Image, e-book
|JPEG, GIF, PNG, BMP
|ePub, PDF, TXT, PDB, HTML
|Lithium Polymer Rechargeable
|Up to 10 days
|Built-In Dictionary with Instant Lookup
Full Image Zoom
Precise 5-Way Controller
Enhanced PDF Reader
|White & Graphite
The battery life of Amazon Kindle 3G up to one month with wireless off. If you keep on wireless always, it gives 10 days battery life without recharging. Unlike a laptop or tablet, Kindle never gets hot so you can read comfortably as long as you like.
Unlike LCD screens, Kindle’s screen reads like real paper, with no glare. You can read as easily in bright sunlight as in your living room. It has higher contrast display is better than any other e-reader ever. Kindle as an easy-to-use 5-way controller, enabling precise on-screen navigation for selecting text to highlight or looking up words.
Kindle’s new web browser is based on WebKit to provide a better web browsing experience. Experimental web browsing is free to use over 3G or Wi-Fi.
Price & Availability
Amazon Kindle Reader 3rd Generation with Free 3G + Wi-Fi is available now on Amazon and it is more affordable than ever, pricing at $189.
Buy: You can buy this at Amazon.