Kindle Active Content

With Kindle active content, you can add software, such as games, to your compatible Kindle e-reader.

Kindle active content can be downloaded to compatible devices from the Kindle Store. Most Kindle active content can be accessed on up to six Kindle e-readers, as long as the devices are registered to the same Amazon account.

Kindle active content is only compatible with:

  • Kindle (2nd Generation)
  • Kindle DX (2nd Generation)
  • Kindle Keyboard (3rd Generation)
  • Kindle Touch (4th Generation)
  • Kindle (5th Generation)
  • Kindle Paperwhite (5th Generation)
  • Kindle Paperwhite (6th Generation)

Note: Kindle active content is only available for U.S. customers.

Use of Kindle active content is subject to the applicable terms found in Kindle E-Reader and Fire Tablet Terms. The publisher of an active content title grants the rights to use the active content under the applicable terms found in Kindle E-Reader and Fire Tablet Terms. Publishers may include additional terms of use within their active content.

Update Kindle Active Content

Occasionally, publishers release updated versions of their titles. Active content titles you've purchased can be updated from the Amazon product detail page for the title.

To update a Kindle active content title:

  1. Go to the title's product detail page on Amazon.com.
  2. If an update is available, select Update Available.
  3. Select the Kindle you'd like to send the updated version to and click Go.

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