The thinnest, lightest Kindle Paperwhite yet-with a flush-front design and 300 ppi glare-free display that reads like real paper even in bright sunlight. The latest addition to the Kindle family has IPX8-rated waterproof protection, which should keep the device safe for up to 60 minutes if dropped in fresh water that is no more than two meters deep.
The 8 gigabytes Kindle Paperwhite is $129.99 (around P7,000) and the 32 gigabytes model starts at $159.99 (about P8,600) or can be upgraded to have free cellular connectivity for $249.99 (around P13,400). These customers will have the device with three months of free Kindle unlimited subscription.
The 2018 Kindle Paperwhite's product page is now live on Amazon, and interested buyers can now pre-order the device ahead of its November 7 release.
Amazon has introduced a waterproof eReader Kindle Paperwhite.
Amazon's Kindle book store is one of the best, but if reading books on your phone or tablet isn't for you then their range of Kindle hardware is phenomenal and now there's a new Paperwhite model to pre-order from just $199.
This display is also now more durable and should cope with being thrown in your bag without getting covered in scratches.
In brief: The Kindle Voyage may have unofficially reached end-of-life status but Amazon isn't abandoning its e-reader line entirely (nor should it).
Kindle exclusives-Over one million books are exclusive to the Kindle Store.
Like the more expensive Kindle Oasis, people can now "inverse" the colors of the new Paperwhite device so that black text on a white background gets flipped to white text on a black background, Chinn said.
The company says that the new Paperwhite has been tested in a bathtub, with of course, bubble bath, and even a hot tub.
Amazon has also improved the software experience in this new Kindle Paperwhite. It also has more storage than before, starting at 8 GB (twice the previous generation) and maxing out at 32 GB.
The new Kindle Paperwhite is similar to the older model for the most part except for a few changes. Or choose 32 GB to hold more magazines, comics, and audiobooks.
Amazon will also be updating the Paperwhite's home screen and adding personalization settings. Amazon will be releasing an updated home experience, as well as the ability to quickly save and access reading settings.