Released October 2013
Enjoy your favourite books with the convenience of patented next generation built-in light technology that evenly illuminates the screen of the Kindle Paperwhite 2013 Wi-Fi. Providing the perfect reading experience in all lighting conditions, even bright sunlight, the Paperwhite delivers clear, crisp text and images with no glare.
With a 6" screen and high resolution display, the Kindle Paperwhite offers improved contrast for sharp, dark text. The elegant typeface options have been hand-tuned at the pixel level for maximum readability and you can even adjust the text size to create the ideal reading experience to suit you.
Featuring a fast processor for a seamless experience, the Paperwhite uses the latest in capacitive touch technology, responding more accurately to the slightest touch. Furthermore, Kindle’s Page Flip feature lets you skim through page by page, scan by chapter or skip to the end for a sneak peek without losing your place.
You can also add margin notes that can be edited, deleted or even exported from the Kindle Paperwhite to your computer. Share highlighted sections and meaningful quotes on social networking sites and even see passages frequently highlighted by other Kindle users. With features including Kindle’s Smart Lookup that integrates a full dictionary and a Vocabulary Builder, you can expand your knowledge and reinforce retention for a further improved read.
Take advantage of the Kindle’s translation feature by tapping any word, or highlight a section to translate instantly into other languages, including Spanish, Japanese and more. The new Time to Read feature even uses your reading speed to let you know when you'll finish your chapter. Wi-Fi enabled, the Kindle Paperwhite gives you access to new titles and archived items that can be viewed and acquired in seconds.
Offering an 8-week battery life, even with the light on, the Kindle Paperwhite 2013 Wi-Fi holds up to 1,100 books so you can take your library wherever you go. With easy access to a huge book selection including Kindle-exclusive titles, the Kindle Paperwhite is lightweight, easy to hold in one hand and simple to use. The ideal travel companion, it's great for train journeys or holidays and perfect for night time reading when you don't want to disturb anyone by putting a light on.