The new Kindle (2016) is thinner and lighter and offers double the memory compared to the previous generation model. It is already available on the Amazon site at a price of 69.99 EUR (with special offers) and EUR 79.99 (no special offers) in both white and black, with free shipping starting from 20 July. Just in time for the summer holiday.
The new ebook-reader is distinguished by a more rounded design that allows you to hold it comfortably with one hand, from whichever side, the grab, for long reading sessions. Unlike tablet and smartphone, equipped with screens that reflect light, the 6-inch touch screen with high contrast Kindle eliminates glare in any condition, even in direct sunlight, making reading possible at any time without disturbing the natural sleep cycle. Like all e-reader Kindle, the new Kindle has a battery that lasts weeks, not hours.
Kindle (2016) measuring 160 x 115 x 9.1 mm and weighs 116 grams, so it is 11% thinner and 16% lighter than the previous model. It also has 512MB of RAM, which is twice the onboard memory in last year’s model, and even 4GB of ROM enough to hold thousands of ebook. It is the first ebook-reader Kindle to support Bluetooth audio, even if the function is designed only for access: can be used with Bluetooth headphones / earphones or a Bluetooth speaker, but only in conjunction with VoiceView feature of Amazon, which allows visually impaired users to hear a book and navigate the menu with a lead voice. It’s the same software available on more expensive Kindle, that support the Kindle Audio Adapter. Among the changes we include:
extraction of notes: it is now easier to export it notes that the highlights from a book to an email, so you always have them on hand for consultation. Customers can receive the records is in PDF format, easily printable, both as usable files with the programs used most frequently. This feature will be available in the coming weeks as part of a free software update via wireless;
custom splash screen: the interface and the latest navigation make it easier to discover new books that passionate and manage the lists you want.