Kindle paperwhite 3

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PaperWhite 3

Kindle paperwhite 3

  • Made by: Amazon
  • Released: June 30, 2015
  • Predecessor: Kindle paperwhite 2
  • Languages Supported: English, Spanish, Brazilian Portuguese, French, German, Italian, Japanese, Russian, Dutch, and Simplified Chinese
  • File Types Supported: MOBI, KF8, KFX, PDF, TXT


  • New, higher resolution display (300 ppi)--now with twice as many pixels (same as Kindle Voyage.)
  • New, Now with Bookerly, our exclusive font, hand-crafted from the ground up for faster reading with less eyestrain
  • Built-in adjustable light--read day and night
  • Unlike tablets, no screen glare, even in bright sunlight
  • A single battery charge lasts weeks, not hours
  • Massive selection, lowest prices--over a million titles at $2.99 or less
  • Lighter than a paperback, holds thousands of books
  • Exclusive features help build your vocabulary, learn about characters, and connect with like-minded readers--all without leaving the page
  • Try Kindle Unlimited free for 30 days--choose from over 800,000 titles
  • Available with or without special offers and with or without 3G.
  • VoiceView is now shipped with this device. It is activated by the Kindle Audio Adapter, enables access to the vast majority of Kindle Paperwhite features. VoiceView features IVONA's award-winning natural language text-to-speech voice.
    • Kindle Audio Adapter enables VoiceView for Kindle, which allows you to navigate your Kindle with text-to-speech and listen to books through connected headphones or speakers (sold separately).


  • Display: Amazon’s 6" Paperwhite display with E Ink Carta e-paper technology
    • built-in light (4 LED), 1448 x 1072 pixel 300 ppi, optimized font technology, 16-level grayscale
  • Size: 6.7" x 4.6" x 0.36" (169 mm x 117 mm x 9.1 mm)
  • Weight: Wi-Fi: 7.2 ounces (205 grams)
    • Wi-Fi + 3G: 7.6 ounces (217 grams)
  • RAM: 512 MB
  • On-Device Storage: 4GB, Holds thousands of books
  • Cloud Storage: Free cloud storage for all Amazon content
  • Battery Life: A single charge lasts up to six weeks, based on a half hour of reading per day with wireless off and the light setting at 10. Battery life will vary based on light and wireless usage.
    • Charge Time: Fully charges in approximately 4 hours from a computer via USB cable (charger not included)
  • Wi-Fi Connectivity: Supports public and private Wi-Fi networks or hotspots that use the 802.11b, 802.11g, or 802.11n standard with support for WEP, WPA and WPA2 security using password authentication or Wi-Fi Protected Setup (WPS)
  • Content Formats Supported: Kindle Format 8 (AZW3), Kindle (AZW), TXT, PDF, unprotected MOBI, PRC natively; HTML, DOC, DOCX, JPEG, GIF, PNG, BMP through conversion
  • Documentation: Quick Start Guide (included in box); Kindle Paperwhite User Guide (pre-installed on device) PDF. Additional information in multiple languages available online
  • Included in the Box: Kindle Paperwhite, USB 2.0 charging cable and Quick Start Guide


Replaces Paperwhite 2

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