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Amazon Kindle Keyboard Review

Has an excellent screen, killer battery life and makes buying eBooks ridiculously easy.

March 04, 2011
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Operating System
  • Proprietary
Display Type E-ink
Length (short end) 190 in.
Width (long end) 123 in.
Thickness 8 in.
Weight 241 lbs.
Music & Audio Playback Yes
Music & Audio Output 3.5mm
Audio Input None
Built-in Speakers Yes
Brand Name (Amazon)
Manufacturer Name Amazon
WiFi 802.11n
Display Width 3.6 in.
Built-in Microphone No
Video Playback No
Internal Memory 4.0
EBook Battery Life Over 24 Hours
Audio Battery Life Over 24 Hours
Video Battery Life N/A
Original Price 139.0
Product Type eReader
Audio Formats Supported
  • MP3
  • .aa (Audible DRM)
Memory Card
  • None
Display Height 4.8 in.
Display Resolution Width 600
Display Resolution Height 800
Display DPI 167.0
USB Micro USB

Sections

  1. Introduction
  2. Product Tour
  3. Screen
  4. Battery & Controls
  5. eReader
  6. Music & Audio
  7. Email & Web Browsing
  8. Internet Apps
  9. Apple iPad Wi-Fi (16 GB) Comparison
  10. Barnes & Noble Nook Color Comparison
  11. Sony Reader Touch Edition Comparison
  12. Conclusion
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