Pack laighter, travel farther
Our 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, laser-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. Kindle Paperwhite is IPX8 rated to protect against accidental immersion in up to two metres of fresh water for up to 60 minutes.
Goes beyong a book
Adjust the text size and boldness and read with Kindle-exclusive fonts, hand tuned to provide maximum readability.
- Display Amazon's 6” Paperwhite display technology with E Ink Carta and built-in light, 300ppi, optimized font technology, 16-level gray scale.
- Size 6.6” x 4.6” x 0.3” ( 167 × 116 × 8.18 mm).
- Weight Wi-Fi: 6.4 oz (182 g) Wi-Fi + Free Cellular Connectivity: 6.8 oz (191 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 (6) weeks, based on a half hour of reading per day with wireless off and the light setting at 13. Battery life will vary based on light settings, wireless usage. Audible audiobook streaming over Bluetooth will reduce battery life.
- Charge Time Fully charges in approximately 4 hours from a computer via USB cable or fully charges in less than 3 hours with a 5W USB power adapter.
- 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).
- Accessibility Features VoiceView screen reader, available over Bluetooth audio, provides spoken feedback allowing you to navigate your device and read books with text-to-speech (available in English only). Kindle Paperwhite also includes the ability to invert Black and White, adjust font size, font face, line spacing and margins. Learn more about Accessibility for Kindle.
- Content Formats Supported Kindle Format 8 (AZW3), Kindle (AZW), TXT, PDF, unprotected MOBI, PRC natively; HTML DOC, DOCX, JPEG, GIF, PNG, PMP through conversion; Audible audio format (AAX).
- Documentation Quick Start Guide; Kindle Paperwhite User Guide. Additional information in multiple languages available online.
- Included in the Box Kindle Paperwhite, USB 2.0 charging cable and Quick Start Guide.
- Waterproofing Waterproof (IPX8), tested to withstand immersion in 2 meters of fresh water for 60 minutes. Learn more.
- Generation Kindle Paperwhite 10th Generation – 2018 release.