Kindle Paperwhite 3G 6" eReader (Special Offers & Advertisements, 2015 Version)

Kindle Paperwhite 3G 6" eReader (Special Offers & Advertisements, 2015 Version)

Kindle Paperwhite 3G 6" eReader (Special Offers & Advertisements, 2015 Version)

Kindle Paperwhite 3G 6" eReader (Special Offers & Advertisements, 2015 Version)

Kindle Paperwhite 3G 6" eReader (Special Offers & Advertisements, 2015 Version)

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  • Carta E-Paper 300 ppi 6" Touch Display
  • Built-In Reading Light
  • Rechargeable Battery Lasts up to 6 Weeks
  • 802.11 b/g/n Wi-Fi and 3G Connectivity
  • Download Books Without a Computer
  • Add & Share Your Own Margin Notes
  • Supports Whispersync
  • Look Up Words & Character Bios
  • Kindle FreeTime Kids Mode
  • Built-In Web Browser
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  • 1Description

The 2015 version of the Kindle Paperwhite 3G 6" eReader has built-in special offers and advertisements, and features a slim and lightweight design. Free built-in 3G connectivity allows you to access the Internet when Wi-Fi isn't available. This model has a 6" anti-glare Carta e-paper capacitive touch display that allows you to read in a variety of lighting conditions, even direct sunlight. The Paperwhite 3G's high-resolution display provides 300 ppi and offers enhanced contrast.

Besides the advantage of carrying thousands of books with you at all times, the Paperwhite 3G offers several other useful features that make reading more fulfilling. If you don't know a word, just tap on it and a definition will appear. You can access footnotes easier as well. Just tap on each footnote and it appears on the page. The Paperwhite 3G comes with an X-Ray function as well, which you can use to learn about themes, characters and relevant information throughout a book.

The Paperwhite 3G also includes features for kids. You can create FreeTime profiles personalized for kids. Their reading accomplishments are rewarded with achievement badges, and a progress report lets parents stay abreast of what their kids are reading. You can also monitor how much time they spend reading, and what words they've looked up. The Paperwhite 3G's other features include access to free books, personalized recommendations, and high-speed Wi-Fi connectivity and 3G wireless access so you can download books without connecting to a computer.

Free 3G Wireless Connects Anywhere
Free, always-connected 3G wireless lets you shop and download books virtually anywhere, without requiring Wi-Fi hotspots. No plans, annual contracts, or monthly fees are required for this service, which works globally. The Kindle Paperwhite 3G is connected and ready to go out of the box; no setup is required.

For U.S. customers traveling abroad, additional charges may apply for wireless delivery of periodical subscriptions, which is not available in all countries. Please check the manufacturer's website to browse network coverage.
Glare-Free Carta E-Paper Capacitive Touch Display
Unlike reflective tablet and smartphone screens, the Kindle Paperwhite 3G reads like paper and features no glare - even in bright sunlight. Its 300 ppi pixel density provides smoother text with less pixelation.
Built-In Light
Unlike the LED backlighting in tablets that shines in your eyes and causes eye-strain, the Kindle Paperwhite 3G guides light toward the surface of the display with its front light. You can also adjust your screen's brightness for reading in any light.
Battery Only Needs to Charge Monthly
A single charge can last up to six weeks (based on 30 min of reading per day with wireless off and the light setting at 10). The battery fully charges in approximately 4 hours from a computer via USB cable.
Read Comfortably with One Hand
At approximately 0.4" deep and weighing only 7.6 oz, the Paperwhite 3G's compact and lightweight design allows you to comfortably hold it in one hand for long reading sessions.
Paperwhite 3G is a Dedicated eReader with No Distractions
Kindle Paperwhite 3G is purposely designed as a dedicated eReader. Indulge your love of reading without worrying about interruptions like email alerts or text messages.
Exclusive Bookerly Font
This Kindle Paperwhite 3G model features the Bookerly font, designed expressly for reading on digital screens at any size.
Flip Through Pages Without Losing Your Place
The Paperwhite 3G's innovative Page Flip feature lets you skim page-by-page, scan by chapter, or skip to the end for a sneak peek without losing your place.
Fast & Easy Page Turns
The Paperwhite 3G's fast processor lets it quickly open books and turn pages for a more seamless experience. It also has enhanced capacitive touch technology that's designed to respond more accurately to touches.
Take & Share Notes
Add margin notes that you can edit, delete or even export from the Paperwhite 3G to your computer. You can also share highlighted sections and meaningful quotes on Facebook and Twitter, as well as see passages frequently highlighted by other Kindle readers.
Explore Your Books with X-Ray
Use the exclusive Kindle X-Ray function to see all the passages across a book that mention relevant ideas, fictional characters, historical figures, places or topics of interest. Simply press and hold the name to zoom in on a character's bio.
Look Up Information Instantly
The Paperwhite 3G's Smart Lookup feature integrates entries from The New Oxford American Dictionary with information from X-Ray and Wikipedia so you can access definitions, characters, settings and more without leaving your page or losing your place.
Adjust Text Size
Design your own reading experience by increasing the text size to suit you. Choose from eight text sizes to prevent tired eyes and keep you reading longer.
Carry a Library with You
Kindle Paperwhite 3G holds thousands of books, which means that you'll be able to keep a huge digital library with you at all times - wherever you go.
Enhance Your Vocabulary
Words looked up in the dictionary are automatically added to the built-in Vocabulary Builder so that later, you can expand your knowledge and reinforce retention. To improve your vocabulary, you can swipe through your stored words, quiz yourself with flashcards and instantly see those words in context.
In-line Footnotes
With a single tap, read the complete text of each footnote without changing your page or losing your place in the book.
Time Left
See at a glance how long it will take to finish a chapter or book. Time to Read is personalized based on your reading speed and constantly updated as your speed and habits change. Your reading speed is updated frequently and it will change as your reading habits change.
Share with Friends on Goodreads
The Goodreads Kindle eReading community features over 20 million other readers. Check what other people are reading, share highlights, and rate the books you read. Wi-Fi is required to use some of these features.
Pick up Where You Left Off
Whispersync technology synchronizes your last page location, bookmarks and annotations across all your devices so you can pick up exactly where you left off reading.
Kindle FreeTime
FreeTime lets you create personalized profiles for kids, and give them access to titles from your collection of books. Kids are rewarded with achievement badges that keep track of their personal reading accomplishments. A progress report keeps parents updated on total time spent reading, number of words looked up, badges earned, and books read.
Never Be Without a Book
Browse the Kindle Store's expansive selection, choose a title, and begin reading your next book in seconds. Fast wireless connectivity delivers books in less than 60 seconds - no computer required.
Translate Passages Instantly
Tap any word or highlight a section to instantly translate into another language. Options for translation include Spanish, Japanese, and more. Translations by Bing Translator.
Kindle Unlimited
With Kindle Unlimited, you can read as much as you want, choosing from over 800,000 titles and thousands of audiobooks. From mysteries and romance to sci-fi and more, freely explore new authors, books, and genres on any device for a monthly fee. You can try Kindle Unlimited free for 30 days.
Exclusive Kindle Titles
There are over 400,000 Kindle exclusive titles that you won't be able to find anywhere else, including books by best-selling authors such as Kurt Vonnegut, Ian Fleming, Oliver Pötzsch and Arthur C. Clarke.
Free Books in the Public Domain
Millions of titles in the public domain, such as A Tale of Two Cities, Pride and Prejudice, and Les Misérables are available for free.
Free Book Samples
Download and read the beginning of a book for free before you decide to buy.
Borrow From Your Public Library
You can borrow Kindle books from your public library and start reading them right away.
Connect Free at AT&T Hotspots
Enjoy free Wi-Fi access at AT&T hotspots across the U.S.
Lend Your Books
Lend eligible Kindle books to other Kindle or Kindle app users for up to 14 days.
Read on Your Smartphone, Tablet or Computer
For those times when you don't have your Kindle with you, just download the Kindle app for your smartphone, tablet, or computer to read your Kindle books.
Never Lose Your Place
Whispersync technology remembers where you left off in a book, so you can seamlessly switch between your Kindle and the Kindle app on your smartphone, tablet or computer without ever losing your place.
Encourage a Love of Reading
Kindle Paperwhite 3G is designed for reading, which means zero distractions for kids. With Kindle Paperwhite 3G, they can look up definitions as they read to build their vocabulary and increase the font size for easier reading. They can read thousands of books for free, including classics like Treasure Island and eBooks from your local library. And they can easily take their books with them without loading up a heavy backpack.
Help Kids Expand Their Vocabulary
Kindle Paperwhite 3G allows young readers to add new words to their vocabulary. Words looked up on Kindle are automatically added to Vocabulary Builder, where kids can quiz themselves with flashcards to reinforce word retention.
Official eReader of the National PTA
Kindle and the National PTA are working together to help families get more involved in their children's reading and enhance their emerging interest in books. In support of this mission, the PTA Family Reading Experience program, which is powered by Kindle, is available to local PTAs around the United States.
Kindle FreeTime
Encourage kids to read even more with FreeTime for Kindle Paperwhite 3G. FreeTime lets you create personalized profiles for kids, and give them access to titles from your collection of books. Kids are rewarded with achievement badges when they reach their goals. A progress report keeps parents updated on total time spent reading, number of words looked up, badges earned and books read.
Auto Wake & Sleep with Optional Cover
With the optional Kindle Paperwhite Cover, your Kindle Paperwhite 3G automatically wakes upon opening and returns to sleep model when closed.
Customize to Your Language
Kindle Paperwhite 3G can be used in English, Spanish, Brazilian Portuguese, French, German, Italian, Japanese, Russian, Dutch, and Simplified Chinese. You can easily select the language that you are most comfortable with, and enjoy instant dictionary lookups in any of these languages. Kindle Paperwhite 3G also displays Japanese and Chinese (Simplified and Traditional), Korean, Cyrillic, Latin, and Greek scripts, and provides free access to several international dictionaries.
Re-Download eBooks
Your entire Kindle library is automatically backed up for free in the cloud so there's never a worry about losing your books. Re-download wirelessly anytime for free.
Carry & Read Personal Documents
Email documents - including Word, PDF and more - directly to your Kindle and read them in Kindle format. You can also send documents to Kindle Paperwhite 3G using the Send to Kindle feature.
Follow Along with Page Numbers
We match the pages of a Kindle book to the text in a print book to identify the corresponding page number. Easily reference and cite passages or read alongside others in a book club or class.
Organize Your Library
Organize your Kindle library into customized collections or categories, to easily access any book you are looking for. You can add an item to multiple collections to make organizing and finding titles even easier.
Read Children's Books & Comics
Kindle Paperwhite 3G supports children's books with Kindle Text Pop-Up, and comic books with Kindle Panel View which allows you to read a comic book panel by panel.
Special Offers
You'll receive special offers and sponsored screensavers directly on your Kindle. Offers display on the Kindle screensaver and on the bottom of the home screen while not in use - they don't interrupt reading.
Content Formats Supported
Kindle Format 8 (AZW3), Kindle (AZW), TXT, PDF, unprotected MOBI, PRC natively; HTML, DOC, DOCX, JPEG, GIF, PNG, BMP through conversion.
UPC: 848719056105
In the Box
Kindle Paperwhite 3G 6" eReader (Special Offers & Advertisements, 2015 Version)
  • USB 2.0 Cable
  • Limited 1-Year Warranty
  • Table of Contents
    • 1Description
    Storage 4 GB
    Panel Type E-Paper
    Touchscreen Technology Not Specified By Manufacturer
    Size 6"
    Backlight Yes
    Native Resolution 1448 x 1072
    Pixel Density 300 ppi
    Input/Output Connectors
    Ports 1x USB 2.0 - Micro
    Flash Media Slot None
    Wi-Fi 802.11b/g/n
    Bluetooth None
    Cellular Network 3G
    Camera None
    Keyboard Virtual
    Battery Built-In Lithium-Polymer Providing up to 21 Hours per Charge
    Temperature Operating
    32 to 95°F (0 to 35°C)
    14 to 113°F (-10 to 45°C)
    Dimensions (WxHxD) 4.6 x 6.7 x 0.4" / 117.0 x 169.0 x 9.1 mm
    Weight 7.65 oz / 217 g Approximately
    Packaging Info
    Package Weight 0.8 lb
    Box Dimensions (LxWxH) 6.8 x 5.3 x 1.2"

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