The Kindle PaperWhite (Wi-Fi) tablet (kind of) is now available for Rs. 10,999 and 3G + Wi-Fi for Rs. 13,999. Unlike other tablets the PaperWhite gives you the best reading experience almost like reading a real book. It is not like the other tablets, if you love books and are looking for a digital device specially for reading, then go for the Kindle PaperWhite.

The Amazon Kindle PaperWhite weighs just over 200 grams (206 to be precise). Dimensions are 169x117x9.1mm – its 9.1mm thick. The Paperwhite sports a 6 inch screen with 212 ppi and 2 point multi touch.

There is 2GB internal storage space of which 1.25GB is available for user. In 1.2GB space users can store up to 1,100 books. Users also get free access to cloud storage (for Amazon content).  The screen is whiter and the text are darker, moreover you can read the text even in bright sunlight (just like reading a real book) – with no glares, even in bright light.

Amazon Kindle Paperwhite in India

The battery can be fully charged in just about 4 hours using USB cable contented to a computer. Wall charger will be even faster, however you need buy that separately (travel charger not included in the box pack).  The battery life is an amazing (up to) eight weeks.

PaperWhite is available in 3G+Wi-Fi for Rs. 13,999 and Wi-Fi only version of Rs. 10,999.

By Rajeev Rana

Founder and Chief Editor -