One of the biggest positives with the new 6.8-inch Kindle Paperwhite that Amazon launched last October has been its battery life. At 10 weeks, that is clearly among the best in its class and is the highest with any Kindle device so far. However, that figure is strictly as per test conditions, which according to Amazon, is achieved if you are reading off the Kindle for half an … [Read more...] about Does the new Kindle Paperwhite really last 10 weeks?
Amazon has been the pioneer when it comes to e-reader devices. Its e-readers serve as benchmarks in the industry and have evolved over the years into excellent devices for reading e-books or listening to audiobooks. So far so good but there is a new device segment that has emerged off late, that of e-note devices which essentially are tablet devices with an E Ink display, a … [Read more...] about Why an e-note device from Amazon makes sense
ComiXology may have had an independent existence even after being acquired by Amazon eight years ago, but all of that is set to change. Among the changes forthcoming include a general ban on the download of DRM-free comics, apart from the ComiXology app itself getting integrated into the Kindle app.No date has been fixed, as yet and according to The Register, the ComiXology … [Read more...] about ComiXology to get integrated into Amazon Kindle
The Kindle e-reader has been there for quite some time now, having been released back in 2007. What that means, those who have bought subsequent models of the e-reader may be left with older models lying around with them. They may not be of much use to them anymore even though they are still functional. However, instead of throwing them off, here are some ways, as MUO pointed … [Read more...] about Interesting ways to infuse new life to old Kindle eReader devices
There is no dearth of e-book formats and e-readers out there though not all e-readers support all e-book formats. Take for instance the Kindle which supports the majority of e-Book formats but not all. Those that the e-reader does not support can be converted into a format that it is able to read.The AZW format The primary format that the Kindle is perhaps most comfortable … [Read more...] about eBook formats that the Amazon Kindle supports
Amazon launched the all new Kindle Paperwhite Kids together with the rest of the Paperwhite series just this October but is already offering a nice $40 discount on the same. This has brought the price down to just $119.99 for the kid specific Paperwhite model which otherwise is priced at $159.99 during other times.The all new Kindle Paperwhite is one of the best e-reader … [Read more...] about Amazon now offering the Kindle Paperwhite Kids for just $120
Your Kindle or Kobo isn't just for reading e-books or listening to audiobooks. Rather, those can serve as an excellent medium for reading news articles as well. Read on to find out how.Now, reading news articles via Kindle or Kobo isn't a default feature with either of the devices. Rather, you do that with read-later extensions such as Pocket or Instapaper that will let you … [Read more...] about You can read news articles on your Kindle or Kobo—here’s how
Amazon is offering a substantial discount on Kindle Unlimited so that a four-month subscription to the above service is now available for just $4.99. The same at other times would have cost $40 though Amazon offers a month-long free trial to anyone who'd like to try out the service before becoming a paid member. The above offer is applicable to new and returning … [Read more...] about Amazon Kindle Unlimited discounted to $4.99 for a four-month subscription
There has suddenly been a spurt in activity in the eReader segment. Close on the heels of Amazon launching its new Kindle Paperwhite 5 series has been Kobo that introduced its new generation Kobo Libra 2 (and Sage) eReader devices. Both are aiming at the same market segment, which would make it extremely interesting to find out how one stacks up against the other. Here we are … [Read more...] about Kobo Libra 2 vs Kindle Paperwhite 5. Which one is for you?
The standard Kindle eReader device is down to just $60 now. This makes for one of the most affordable eReader devices one can have. Usually priced in the vicinity of $90, the $30 discount has brought the price closer to the lowest it has ever been when it sold for just $55 apiece during the Prime Day sale earlier in June.The above price applies to the 8 GB ad-supported … [Read more...] about Amazon Kindle discounted to a paltry $60
Amazon may have just launched the all-new and more advanced Kindle Paperwhite series but has also provided enough reasons to opt for the 10th gen Paperwhite. It has slashed a huge $70 off of the popular eReader so that the 32 GB model is now selling for just $89.99. That's 44 percent less than the $159.99 that the Paperwhite otherwise sells for. At this price, the 32 GB model … [Read more...] about The 32 GB Kindle Paperwhite is down to just $90
The Kindle eReaders are the closest it can be to reading off real paper thanks to the brilliant E Ink display it comes with. Amazon too would love to see its Kindle eReader devices be regarded as the perfect alternative to paper books though the metal, plastic, and glass build is hard to miss. Fortunately, there is a way to camouflage that so that the Kindle assumes the looks … [Read more...] about This case can make your Kindle seem like a Victorian-era leather-bound book
The iPad Mini 6 is inarguably one of the best things - apart from the iPhone 13 - that Apple launched during its spring event. With an A15 Bionic chip, the new iPad Mini 6 is a powerhouse of a device that belies its small proportions. Couple to that its brilliant display and all-day battery life, and you have one of the best tablets for reading books, playing games, watching … [Read more...] about Can the Apple iPad Mini 6 be a good ebook reader?