Facebook Twitter Pinterest

Trade in your item
Get up to a $35.00
Gift Card.

Amazon Kindle Paperwhite , 6-Inch, Wi-Fi, With Special Offers [Previous Generation - 5th]

4.3 out of 5 stars 22,202 customer reviews

Available from these sellers.
With Special Offers
  • Wi-Fi
3 used from $45.00

Technical Details

DisplayAmazon's 6" Paperwhite display with patented built-in light, 212 ppi, optimized font technology, 16-level gray scale
Size6.7" x 4.6" x 0.36" (169 mm x 117 mm x 9.1 mm)
Weight7.5 ounces (213 grams)
System RequirementsNone; fully wireless and doesn't require a computer to download content
On-Device Storage2 GB internal (approximately 1.25 GB available for user content). Holds up to 1,100 books
Cloud StorageFree cloud storage for all Amazon content
Battery LifeA single charge lasts up to eight weeks, based on a half hour of reading per day with wireless off and the light setting at 10. Battery life will vary based on light and wireless usage
Charge TimeFully charges in approximately 4 hours from a computer via USB cable
Wi-Fi ConnectivitySupports 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 SupportedKindle Format 8 (AZW3), Kindle (AZW), TXT, PDF, unprotected MOBI, PRC natively; HTML, DOC, DOCX, JPEG, GIF, PNG, BMP through conversion
DocumentationQuick Start Guide (included in box) [PDF]; Kindle Paperwhite User Guide (pre-installed on device) [PDF]. Additional information in multiple languages available online
Warranty and Service1-year limited warranty and service included. Optional 2-year Extended Warranty available for U.S. customers sold separately. Use of Kindle is subject to the terms found here
Included in the BoxKindle Paperwhite, USB 2.0 charging cable and Quick Start Guide

Customer reviews

Read reviews that mention

Top customer reviews

October 7, 2012
Offer Type: Without Special Offers|Verified Purchase
0Comment| 16,570 people found this helpful. Was this review helpful to you? Report abuse
October 10, 2012
Offer Type: With Special Offers|Verified Purchase
0Comment| 6,064 people found this helpful. Was this review helpful to you? Report abuse

Most recent customer reviews