The thinnest, lightest Kindle Paperwhite yet, with a sleek, modern design so you can read comfortably for hours. Features our signature 300 ppi, glare-free Paperwhite display, printed-quality text and twice the storage of the previous generation. Plus a single battery charge lasts weeks, not hours.
Make A Splash
With the all-new waterproof Kindle Paperwhite, you’re free to read and relax in more places, including the beach, pool or bath. Paperwhite is IPX8 rated to protect against accidental immersion in up to two metres of fresh water for up to 60 minutes.
Take the Story with You
Now with Audible, Kindle Paperwhite lets you switch seamlessly between reading and listening via Bluetooth-enabled speakers or headphones. Keep your story going whether you’re cooking, commuting or cleared for takeoff. Experience the best of Audible with membership. If you’re new to Audible, sign up for an Audible free trial. With 8 or 32 GB of storage, your all-new Kindle Paperwhite lets you store more books and audiobooks than ever before.
Goes Beyond A Book
Adjust the text size and enjoy sharp, dark fonts hand-tuned for maximum readability and to be easy on your eyes. Whispersync lets you seamlessly switch between reading and listening on your Kindle and Kindle app without losing your place (requires Wi-Fi or Wi-Fi + free 4G LTE).
- Display - Amazon's 6” Paperwhite-display technology with E Ink Carta, built-in light, 300 ppi, optimised font technology and 16-level grey scale.
- Size - 167 x 116 x 8.2 mm
- Weight - Wi-Fi: 182 g (Actual size and weight may vary by configuration and manufacturing process.)
- System Requirements - None—fully wireless and doesn't require a computer to download content.
- On-Device Storage - 8 GB; holds thousands of books.
- Cloud Storage - Free cloud storage for all Amazon content.
- Battery Life - A single charge lasts up to six weeks, based on half an hour of reading per day with wireless off and the light setting at 13. Battery life will vary based on light and wireless usage.
- Charge Time - Fully charges in approximately 3 hours from a computer via USB cable.
- Wi-Fi Connectivity - Supports public and private Wi-Fi networks or hotspots that use the 802.11b, 802.11g or 802.11n standard with support for WEP, WPA and WPA2 security using password authentication or Wi-Fi Protected Setup (WPS).
- Content Formats Supported - Kindle Format 8 (AZW3), Kindle (AZW), TXT, PDF, unprotected MOBI, PRC natively, HTML DOC, DOCX, JPEG, GIF, PNG, PMP through conversion and Audible audio format (AAX).
- Warranty and Service - Kindle Paperwhite is sold with a limited warranty of one year provided by the manufacturer. If you are a consumer, the limited warranty is in addition to your consumer rights and does not jeopardise these rights in any way. This means you may still have additional rights at law even after the limited warranty has expired. Use of Kindle is subject to the terms found here.
- Included in the Box - Kindle Paperwhite, USB 2.0 charging cable and Quick Start Guide.
- Waterproofing - Waterproof (IPX8), tested to withstand immersion in 2 metres of fresh water for 60 minutes.