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PW update 5.3.1 just happened. Anyone know about this?


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Initial post: Dec 20, 2012, 3:53:47 PM PST
P. M. H. says:
My Paperwhite just updated to 5.3.1. I hadn't realized ther was a second update out. Anyone know what this update does for the PW?

Posted on Dec 20, 2012, 3:58:16 PM PST
Artist says:
http://www.amazon.com/gp/help/customer/display.html/ref=help_search_1-5?ie=UTF8&nodeId=201064850&qid=1356047849&sr=1-5

In reply to an earlier post on Dec 20, 2012, 3:59:31 PM PST
Dolores says:
Mine is updating now and the site just says: The software update will be delivered wirelessly and includes optimizations for your Kindle's performance, including fixes for Wi-Fi connectivity. HTH

In reply to an earlier post on Dec 20, 2012, 4:05:02 PM PST
P. M. H. says:
OK, Blaiz, I see that it exists. But what does it do??? You link just takes me to a page to update. The Kindle did the update just fine.

Mmm, guess Google is my friend. :)

Posted on Dec 20, 2012, 4:10:28 PM PST
P. M. H. says:
Well, sometimes Google is your friend. All I can find out is that it is supposed to improve Wi-Fi (never had a problem with mine) and maybe to prevent jail breaking (not something I do anyway).

In reply to an earlier post on Dec 20, 2012, 4:17:30 PM PST
♥ Ann says:
The information on the update page - performance and wifi fixes - is the only info. that Amazon has released about it.

In reply to an earlier post on Dec 20, 2012, 4:25:16 PM PST
Artist says:
Reading is your friend.

In reply to an earlier post on Dec 20, 2012, 4:33:56 PM PST
P. M. H. says:
So true. The storm had finally arrived in my neighborhood with strong winds that are playing havoc with the electric. So my PW is charged (and updated) so I can heap on the blankets and read. :)
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