Here’s Amazon Kindle Oasis
Amazon has surprised everyone with announcement of an all-new eReader dubbed Amazon Kindle Oasis. It is the thinnest and lightest Kindle offered by Amazon and allows you to read comfortably for many hours. Let’s have a close look at its features:
Amazon’s latest eReader has an unusual design and is different from any other eReaders offered by the company over the years. The e-reader is ideally balanced for one-handed reading with its ergonomic handgrip. You can comfortably enjoy reading for many hours. The funky new aesthetic design is a surprise move in the Kindle category. It magnetically snaps into the flip-cover case, which makes it a rectangular package. The all-new ergonomic design features dedicated buttons to effortlessly turn the pages.
The e-reader features a high resolution 300ppi display on the 6” display size. It is the thinnest and lightest Kindle. It reads like real paper and comes with enhanced built-in adjustable light for perfect reading anywhere and at anytime. The device is super light at just 4.6 ounces and when you hold it in your hand, it’s like nothing is there.
Amazon Kindle Oasis comes with dual-battery charging system which allows you to charge the device and cover simultaneously. It features the longest Kindle battery life while the included leather charging cover automatically recharges the device. This offers you months of combined battery life. This new eReader also feature a new hibernation mode to minimize power consumption when not in use.
Huge Selection of Books
Kindle Unlimited allows you to choose from over 1 million titles and thousands of audio-books. At the large online book store, you will find the lowest book prices with over a million titles priced at $2.99 or less and over 2 million titles are $9.99 or less. In addition, you will have access to free books in public domain as well as free book samples. You can also check out the top places to download free eBooks.
A quick look at Amazon Kindle Oasis:
|Dimensions||143 mm x 122 mm x 3.4-8.5 mm|
|Weight||Wi-Fi: 4.6 oz (131 g)
Wi-Fi + 3G: 4.7 oz (133 g)
|Battery Life||Lasts up to eight weeks|
|Content Formats Support||Kindle Format 8 (AZW3), Kindle (AZW), TXT, PDF,
unprotected MOBI, PRC natively; HTML, DOC, DOCX,
JPEG, GIF, PNG, BMP through conversion
|What’s in the Box||Kindle Oasis with leather charging cover,
USB 2.0 charging cable and Quick Start Guide
Comparison of different Kindle eReaders:
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Kindle Oasis is brighter, smaller and thinner but costs a whopping $290. It also packs the longest battery of any eReader ever made. It is 20 percent lighter than any other kindle and 20 percent thinner on average. This all-new design makes it more comfortable and ergonomic. Though there are several eBook readers by other manufacturers but with this model, Amazon places itself way ahead of the competition. Amazon Kindle Oasis is available for pre-order and ships April 27th.
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