Amazon is having a sale on the entry level Kindle. It is on sale for $59, which is a savings of $30. There hasn't been a steep discount like this since Black Friday. This device has a front-light, but is not waterproof, so no reading in the bathtubs or by the pool. One of the drawbacks is that the resolution is only 167 PPI, so you will not have razor sharp text. There is also … [Read more...] about Should you buy the entry level Kindle?
Amazon is in the process of reducing the price of all Kindle ebooks sold in the UK. This is due to the elimination of VAT on digital magazines, newspapers and ebooks. The UK government originally was poised to launch the reduction in December, but have pulled the trigger seven months early, due to the pandemic.Amazon has just rolled out the new pricing on ebooks and … [Read more...] about Amazon reduces the price of ebooks in the United Kingdom
Amazon pushed out a new firmware update in February and said within the next couple of weeks a new Aa menu would be live. This system was delayed due to a number of bugs, but today Amazon has just unveiled the new system to all of the modern Kindles.The new Kindle Aa system gives users more flexibility and control over their reading experience. Basically Amazon just just … [Read more...] about The Amazon Kindle font menu system is now live
The Amazon Kindle app for iOS, which can be installed on the iPad or iPhone cannot be used to purchase ebooks. Instead, users have to visit the main Amazon website, purchase books and then sync them to the app, not very intuitive. Amazon might end up selling ebooks very soon on iOS, due to a very quiet landmark deal that was signed with Apple.The Amazon Prime Video app … [Read more...] about Will Amazon start selling Kindle books on the iPad or iPhone?
The Amazon Kindle Oasis is sold out in Canada for the 8GB and 32GB models. The soonest that they can process and deliver the product is tentatively April 5th. There is no Special Offers program in Canada, so this isn't an option. The only model that is available is the 32GB model with 4G/LTE internet access, but it is expensive, around $429.99. Everywhere else in Canada that … [Read more...] about The Kindle Oasis 3 is sold out in Canada
Amazon has just opened up a fully functional store in the Netherlands, where they are selling Kindle e-readers, print books, along with goods and food items. Amazon initially launched a Netherlands store back in 2014, but only sold ebooks and distributed Prime video. Customers who wanted to buy a Kindle, had to get it somewhere else. People who bought Kindle books, and didn't … [Read more...] about Amazon is now selling Kindle e-readers in the Netherlands
A couple of weeks ago Amazon released a new firmware update that would introduce a slew of new features in the coming weeks. It looks like this file is causing problems for some people who have older Kindles. The library view and home screen have disappeared, the only way to fix this issue is to deregister it or do a complete factory reset, although this option will warrant … [Read more...] about Amazon 5.12.4 update is causing trouble on some Kindle e-readers
Amazon normally discounts the Kindle e-readers every few months, which punishes people who pay full price. Today, the online retailer has brought the entry level Kindle Basic and Kindle Paperwhite 4 to Black Friday prices, if you are looking to pick one up, now is the time.The Kindle Basic has been discounted to $59.99, which provides a $30 savings. The Kindle Paperwhite 4 … [Read more...] about Now is a good time to buy a Kindle
The Amazon Kindle E-Reader continues to be the most well known brand in the world and in 2019 they had a great year for sales for hardware, as well as ebooks. The original goal of the Kindle in 2007, was to think of a book and be reading it within 60 seconds. They are the only company to offer free monthly cellular access to the bookstore, as long as you pay extra for the … [Read more...] about The Amazon Kindle Year in Review
The Amazon Kindle line of e-readers is the most popular E Ink device in China and over the past nine years the market has shifted to smartphones. Many competitors of launched new online services that threaten to steal market share. Will the Kindle still be relevant in China over the course of the next few years?When the Kindle debuted in China in 2013, the country’s … [Read more...] about Will the Amazon Kindle still be relevant in China in 2020?
Amazon certainly did not skimp out this year when it came to heavy discounts on their complete lineup of Kindle e-readers. They even provided killer savings on the brand new Kindle Oasis 3, for the first time ever. People bought so many, that Amazon is completely sold out in the US and they will be getting more on December 24th.For Cyber Monday, Amazon is providing a three … [Read more...] about Amazon has Cyber Monday Deals on Kindle e-readers
If you were looking to get some massive last minute savings on various Kindle e-readers as a gift for Christmas or a new device for yourself, Amazon has just put the Black Friday deals live for Canadian, UK and US customers.In the United States, the 4th generation Kindle Paperwhite starts at $84.99 for the 8GB model and the entry-level Kindle Basic is marked down to $59, … [Read more...] about Amazon Kindle Black Friday Deals are now Live