Amazon launches lighter, thinner Ebook Reader
Amazon launches lighter, thinner Ebook reader it is an upgraded kindle aiming to boost its e-reader sales with a thinner, lighter device at a low price, the new Kindle is available for pre-orders at Rs. 5,999 in India. It starts its servicing from July 7 onwards; the Kindle is its glare-free 6-inch screen. The new Kindle will be sold in the US market as low as $80, which is the same price as the version it replaces, but with more memory and added features.
The new Kindle weighs in at 161 grams, or 5.7 ounces, with a six-inch display. Some of the features include “export notes,” allowing users to send notes and highlights from a book to e-mail, and Bluetooth audio paired with a screen reader that can allow the visually impaired to hear content without an adapter.
In April, Amazon released its top-of-the-line Kindle Oasis reader, which sells for $29 in the United States.