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Kindle for Android

by Amazon.com

Price: Free Download
Sold by: Amazon Digital Services LLC
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  • C2D_MESSAGE
  • DOWNLOAD_WITHOUT_NOTIFICATION
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Latest updates

What's new in version 8.0.0.68
  • Introducing the all-new Kindle app with a brand new look built around the books you love. Choose between the new light theme or existing dark theme. Quickly navigate with one-tap access to the things you use most, including your most recent book. Find your next book with recommendations just for you based on your reading habits in Home.

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Product features

  • Get the best reading experience available on your Android phone--no Kindle required
  • Buy a book from the Kindle Store optimized for your Android phone and get it auto-delivered wirelessly
  • Search and browse more than 850,000 books, including 107 of 111 New York Times bestsellers
  • Automatically synchronize your last page read and annotations between devices with Whispersync
  • Adjust text size, read in portrait or landscape mode, and lock screen orientation

Product description

Read more than 850,000 Kindle books with Amazon's free application for your Android phone--no Kindle required. Already have a Kindle? With Whispersync, you can access your library of Kindle books, notes, marks, and more.

Kindle for Android makes it more convenient than ever to bring Kindle books everywhere you go--even if you don't have a Kindle. Whispersync ensures you'll never lose your place by allowing you to sync bookmarks, last page read, notes and highlights between all of your Kindle-ready devices.

With the Kindle app for Android, you have the power to tap into the Kindle online store right from your phone. Browse through various categories such as "New and Noteworthy" or "New York Times Bestsellers," or use the search field to find specific titles or authors.

Technical details

Size: 57.5MB
Version: 8.0.0.68
Developed By: Amazon.com ( Privacy Policy Click to see complete result in a new window )
Application Permissions: ( Help me understand what permissions mean )
  • C2D_MESSAGE
  • DOWNLOAD_WITHOUT_NOTIFICATION
  • INTERACT_ACROSS_USERS
  • SEND_DOWNLOAD_COMPLETED_INTENTS
  • PowerManager WakeLocks to keep processor from sleeping or screen from dimming
  • Access information about Wi-Fi networks
  • MANAGE_USERS
  • Manage the list of accounts in the AccountManager
  • Allows an application to receive messages via Google Cloud Messaging
  • Broadcast sticky intents
  • Open network sockets
  • Get information about the currently or recently running tasks: a thumbnail representation of the tasks, what activities are running in it, etc
  • ACCESS_DOWNLOAD_MANAGER
  • Access the list of accounts in the Accounts Service
  • Act as an AccountAuthenticator for the AccountManager
  • Get notified that the operating system has finished booting
  • Write to external storage
  • Access information about networks
  • Request authtokens from the AccountManager
  • Connect to paired bluetooth devices
  • Read from external storage
  • Read only access to device state
  • Read or write the system settings
Minimum Operating System: Android 4.4
Approximate Download Time: More than 5 minutes

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