Amazon has launched the company’s new entry-level Kindle eReader at a price tag of Rs. 5,999. it is now available for pre-order on Amazon.in and will start shipping from July 7th. For your information, it is priced same as that of previous generation. it is just 9.1mm thick and weighs only 161 grams. it also comes with a new rounded design & a flat back. it comes in White colour option too.
On the specifications front, it features 6-inch touch screen display with a resolution of 600 x 800 pixels at 167 PPI pixel density, same as that of previous generation. It has 4GB in-built memory and it can store thousands of books.
It comes with WiFi 802.11 b/g/n support.
It offers up to 4 weeks (wireless off) of battery life.
It also has Bluetooth audio support for blind readers in some countries so that they can listen to books by connecting the Kindle to wireless headsets and speakers. In addition to this, the Kindle also lets you email yourself notes & highlights in PDF and spreadsheet form, which will eventually roll out to other Kindle models soon.