Kindle Touch

Kindle Touch

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kindle Touch

Description

Lose Yourself in Your Reading
The most elegant feature of a physical book is that it disappears while you’re reading. Immersed in the author’s world and ideas, you don’t notice a book’s glue, the stitching, or ink. Our top design objective is to make kindle disappear — just like a physical book — so you can get lost in your reading, not the technology.

Ergonomic Design
kindle is easy to hold and read. We designed our e-reader with long-form reading in mind. When reading for long periods of time, people naturally shift positions and often like to read with one hand. Kindle’s page-turning buttons are located on both sides, allowing you to read and turn pages from any position.

Precise 5-Way Controller
kindle has an easy-to-use 5-way controller, enabling precise on-screen navigation for selecting text to highlight or looking up words. No on-screen fingerprints.

Never Gets Hot
Unlike a laptop, kindle never gets hot so you can read comfortably as long as you like.

Reviews

Phenomenal., May 12, 2012
Love my kindle touch! Beautiful, easy to read screen, lightweight, coupled with all the free books and instant downloads, true book lovers cannot go wrong with this. Perfect reading device, be gone dusty bookshelves!

I LOVE IT., May 11, 2012
I love it, I can’t live without it. They updated the software and now you can even tap a word and look it up in Wikipedia and read a book in panoramic view.

So far, so good., May 11, 2012
I just received the kindle Touch 3G. Everything seems to work okay. I subscribed to three magazines using the 3G with no problems. I was able to sync up with my laptop to transfer several novels to the kindle. All in all, a good experience.

Just What I Wanted!, May 11, 2012
I purchased the kindle Touch after 2 months of comparison shopping and evaluating the available options. My first major limiting factor was price. I was not able to spend more than $100 on an ebook reader which limited me to the kindle, kindle Touch, and Nook Simple Touch. I chose the Kindle Touch because it had more features than the Nook and seemed simpler to use than the original Kindle.

Since purchasing, I could not have been more pleased with my Kindle. The batter lasts a very long time. I’ve owned it for 2 months now and only needed to charge it once. I read for a minimum of 1 hour a day and often more. I find it simple to use. I love that it interfaces with the library so I can read more books for free. I am excited to see how many free Kindle books there are in general.

I also purchased a cover for my Kindle, and this is the only area where I am dissatisfied with it. When I close the cover and carry it, the cover sometimes presses on the screen and turns the page. Other times, the cover presses the home button.

Specification

  • Touch screen
    Intuitive and easy to use.
  • 6″ high-contrast display
    With 8 adjustable font sizes and 3 font style choices. E Ink screen technology for a paper-like display that is readable in direct sunlight.
  • Add annotations to text
    Highlight your favorite passages and bookmark pages for future use. Page numbers correspond to print editions.
  • 4GB internal memory (3GB available for user content)
    Provides space to store up to 3,000 e-books.
  • Supports a variety of media formats
    Including Kindle (ASW), PDF, HTML, TXT, PDF, unprotected MOBI, PRC natively, HTML, DOC, JPEG, GIF, PNG, BMP, MP3.
  • High-speed USB 2.0 port
    For fast data transfer.
  • Amazon.com Kindle Store
    Access to more than 1 million books, magazines and newspapers. Over 2 million free, out-of-copyright, pre-1923 books are also available.
  • Whispersync technology
    Synchronizes your last page read, bookmarks and annotations across your devices so you can always pick up where you left off.
  • X-Ray
    Explore the “bones of a book.” With a single tap, see all the passages across a book that mention ideas, fictional characters, historical figures, places or topics of interest and more.
  • Weighs 7.5 oz. and measures just 0.4″ thin
    For easy portability.
  • Battery life
    Up to 2 months use with wireless off (based on half hour of reading per day).
  • Special offers
    Special Offers & Sponsored Screensavers display on Kindle Touch when you’re not reading.

kindle Touch