Kindle Book Reader
Kindle Book Reader
The Amazon Kindle Book Reader is a device that allows you to read electronic books (ebooks) on a handheld wireless device. Instead of reading a book by paper you read in on a screen instead making it much more eco-friendly.
Oprah has already said that she loves her Kindle Book Reader as it can hold hundreds of thousands of books at once and is a joy to read from.
The Kindle DX book reader is that latest Amazon Kindle and was released on May 6, 2009. It is larger than the Kindle 2 and can hold up to 3,500 books. Its other main benefits are the ability to read both vertically or horizontally by turning the kindle landscape or portrait. It can also read PDF files which many customers have been asking for.
Current stock of the Kindle DX has already been sold out, and pre-orders are being sent out an a first come first served basis.
What's the difference between the Kindle DX and the Kindle 2?
The main differences between the Kindle DX and the Kindle 2 book reader is the size, both internally and externally.
The Kindle DX can hold up to 3,500 books compared to the Kindle 2 which can hold 1,500 books. The display screen of the Kindle DX is 9.7" compared to 6" for the Kindle 2. Physical size for the DX is 10.4" x 7.2" x 0.38" compared to 8" x 5.3" x 0.36" for the Kindle 2.
You may have to pre-order the Kindle DX, but you can buy the Kindle 2 right now.
Kindle DX book reader
Kindle 2: Latest Generation Kindle
The Kindle 2 Book Reader was released on February 9, 2009 for the same price as the original Kindle. It featured a much sleeker and slimmer interface with enhanced features.
The size capacity has also been increased with the Amazon Kindle 2, it is able to hold up to 1500 books.
To help promote the Kindle 2, Stephen King wrote an exclusive book titled UR that is only available on the Kindle.
Buy Kindle 2
- Amazon Kindle 2
Buy the Amazon Kindle 2 ebook reader
Resources / More Information
- Which Kindle? Kindle 1, 2 or DX?
Which Kindle is right for you? Compare the Kindle 1, Kindle 2 and Kindle DX together.
Kindle 1: The Original Kindle Book Reader
The very first Kindle book reader was released in the United States on November 19 2007. It sold out completely within five and a half hours.
The Amazon Kindle 1 can hold up to 200 non-illustrated titles, and you could add more titles by buying an extra SD memory card.
You can still buy the Kindle 1 from Amazon.
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