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Amazon Kindle Paperwhite 3G

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Amazon Kindle Paperwhite 3G review: specs and price

Amazon Kindle Paperwhite 3G
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Amazon Kindle Paperwhite 3G

Why is Amazon Kindle Paperwhite 3G better than the average?

  • Pixel density
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    212ppivs203.57ppi
  • Weight
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    222gvs265.17g
  • Volume
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    179.93cm³vs281.08cm³
  • Charge time
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    4hvs4.83h
  • Height
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    169mmvs180.72mm
  • Width
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    117mmvs139.31mm
  • Thickness
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    9.1mmvs9.81mm

Price comparison

Amazon Kindle Paperwhite 3G

Buy used:

$63.92

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Amazon Kindle Paperwhite 3G AmazonKindle Paperwhite – Now Waterproof with ...Kindle Paperwhite – Now Waterproof with more than 2x the Storage, 32 GB, Wi-Fi + Free Cellular Connectivity
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$249.99
Amazon Kindle Paperwhite 3G AmazonKindle Paperwhite – Now Waterproof with ...Kindle Paperwhite – Now Waterproof with 2x the Storage – Ad-Supported
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$129.99
Amazon Kindle Paperwhite 3G AmazonKindle Paperwhite Essentials Bundle incl...Kindle Paperwhite Essentials Bundle including Kindle Paperwhite - Wifi, Ad-Supported, Amazon Leather Cover, and Power Adapter
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$169.97
Amazon Kindle Paperwhite 3G AmazonKindle Paperwhite – Now Waterproof with ...Kindle Paperwhite – Now Waterproof with 2x the Storage - 8 GB (International Version)
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$149.99
Amazon Kindle Paperwhite 3G AmazonKindle Oasis – Now with adjustable warm ...Kindle Oasis – Now with adjustable warm light – Wi-Fi + Free Cellular Connectivity, 32 GB, Graphite
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$349.99
Amazon Kindle Paperwhite 3G AmazonKindle Oasis E-reader (Previous Generati...Kindle Oasis E-reader (Previous Generation - 9th) - Graphite, 7" High-Resolution Display (300 ppi), Waterproof, Built-In Audible, 32 GB, Wi-Fi + Free Cellular Connectivity (Closeout)
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$349.99
Amazon Kindle Paperwhite 3G AmazonKindle Paperwhite 3G, 6" High-Resolution...Kindle Paperwhite 3G, 6" High-Resolution Display (300 ppi) with Built-in Light, Free 3G + Wi-Fi (International Version, Previous Generation - 7th)
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$209.99

Design

1.weight

222g

We consider a lower weight better because lighter devices are more comfortable to carry. A lower weight is also an advantage for home appliances, as it makes transportation easier, and for many other types of products.
2.volume

179.93cm³

Volume is the quantity of three-dimensional space enclosed by the product's chassis or, in simpler terms, the space the product occupies.
3.height

169mm

The height represents the vertical dimension of the product. We consider a smaller height better because it assures easy maneuverability.
4.width

117mm

The width represents the horizontal dimension of the product. We consider a smaller width better because it assures easy maneuverability.
5.thickness

9.1mm

We consider a thinner chassis better because it makes the product more compact and portable. Thinness is a feature highlighted by many manufacturers of mobile devices, but it is essential for a wide range of products.
6.has a physical QWERTY keyboard
Amazon Kindle Paperwhite 3G
Text messaging is much faster due to a hardware keyboard.

Display

1.is self-lit
Amazon Kindle Paperwhite 3G
Self-lit devices have a back or front light incorporated, so they can be used in poor light conditions or in the dark.
2.pixel density

212ppi

Pixel density is a measurement of a screen's resolution, expressed as the number of pixels per inch (PPI) on the screen. A higher pixel density translates into more clarity and sharpness for the images rendered on the screen, thus improving the quality of the viewing experience.
3.has a touch screen
Amazon Kindle Paperwhite 3G
You can operate the device easily, by pressing the screen with your fingers.
4.Has an e-paper display
Amazon Kindle Paperwhite 3G
An e-paper display provides a high contrast allowing users to read in direct sunlight without requiring much power.
5.screen size

6"

The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.
6.number of screen shades

16

More screen shades (greys) result in better gradients and usually a better reading experience.

Performance

1.has an external memory slot
Amazon Kindle Paperwhite 3G
The device has a standard memory slot (such as an SD or micro SD card slot) that enables you to extend the built-in internal storage with affordable memory modules, or easily retrieve data, such as photographs, from the memory card.
2.internal storage

2GB

The internal storage refers to the built-in storage space available in a device for system data, apps, and user-generated data. With a large amount of internal storage, you can save more files and apps on your device.

Connectivity

1.supports Wi-Fi 4 (802.11n)
Amazon Kindle Paperwhite 3G
Wi-Fi 4 (802.11n) is a wireless standard released in 2009. It has faster transfer rates and improved security compared to its predecessors – a, b, and g.
2.supports Wi-Fi
Amazon Kindle Paperwhite 3G
The device can connect to Wi-Fi.
3.has a search browser
Amazon Kindle Paperwhite 3G
With a search browser app, you can surf the internet from your device.
4.has a cellular module
Amazon Kindle Paperwhite 3G
Devices that use cellular technology can connect to mobile networks. Cellular networks have much wider signal coverage than Wi-Fi.

Battery

1.has a rechargeable battery
Amazon Kindle Paperwhite 3G
The battery can be recharged and used over again.
2.charge time

4h

The time it takes to fully charge the battery.
3.has a removable battery
Amazon Kindle Paperwhite 3G
The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.

Features

1.supported file types

14

How many file types the device supports, such as PDF, JPG or PNG.
2.has dictionary
Amazon Kindle Paperwhite 3G
The device has a dictionary that can be accessed offline.
3.Has access to real library to “borrow” e-books
Amazon Kindle Paperwhite 3G
Users can get access to books from real libraries.
4.has free syncing OTA
Amazon Kindle Paperwhite 3G
All your contacts and calendar dates are synced over-the-air.
5.can be updated over-the-air
Amazon Kindle Paperwhite 3G
It can be updated over the air (OTA) w/o connecting to a computer
6.supports text-to-speech
Amazon Kindle Paperwhite 3G
This enables your device to verbalize on-screen content.

Price comparison

Amazon Kindle Paperwhite 3G

Buy used:

$63.92

ProductStorePrice
Amazon Kindle Paperwhite 3G AmazonKindle Paperwhite – Now Waterproof with ...Kindle Paperwhite – Now Waterproof with more than 2x the Storage, 32 GB, Wi-Fi + Free Cellular Connectivity
Amazon logo
$249.99
Amazon Kindle Paperwhite 3G AmazonKindle Paperwhite – Now Waterproof with ...Kindle Paperwhite – Now Waterproof with 2x the Storage – Ad-Supported
Amazon logo
$129.99
Amazon Kindle Paperwhite 3G AmazonKindle Paperwhite Essentials Bundle incl...Kindle Paperwhite Essentials Bundle including Kindle Paperwhite - Wifi, Ad-Supported, Amazon Leather Cover, and Power Adapter
Amazon logo
$169.97
Amazon Kindle Paperwhite 3G AmazonKindle Paperwhite – Now Waterproof with ...Kindle Paperwhite – Now Waterproof with 2x the Storage - 8 GB (International Version)
Amazon logo
$149.99
Amazon Kindle Paperwhite 3G AmazonKindle Oasis – Now with adjustable warm ...Kindle Oasis – Now with adjustable warm light – Wi-Fi + Free Cellular Connectivity, 32 GB, Graphite
Amazon logo
$349.99
Amazon Kindle Paperwhite 3G AmazonKindle Oasis E-reader (Previous Generati...Kindle Oasis E-reader (Previous Generation - 9th) - Graphite, 7" High-Resolution Display (300 ppi), Waterproof, Built-In Audible, 32 GB, Wi-Fi + Free Cellular Connectivity (Closeout)
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$349.99
Amazon Kindle Paperwhite 3G AmazonKindle Paperwhite 3G, 6" High-Resolution...Kindle Paperwhite 3G, 6" High-Resolution Display (300 ppi) with Built-in Light, Free 3G + Wi-Fi (International Version, Previous Generation - 7th)
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$209.99

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