As the season for outdoor reading approaches, Amazon is offering a tempting deal on Kindle e-readers. Both the adult and kids’ Kindle models are now discounted, with the original version dropping from $100 to $80, marking a 16 percent price reduction. At this price, the base model is only slightly higher than its all-time lowest offer.
The 2022 edition of the standard Kindle brings notable enhancements, such as a 300PPI display and an impressive battery life of up to six weeks. Additionally, the storage capacity has doubled from 8GB to 16GB, allowing for the storage of “thousands of books,” according to Amazon. With its compact size, weighing just one-third of a pound, and a six-inch glare-free screen, this e-reader is an excellent portable option.
For those seeking more advanced features, Amazon’s Kindle Paperwhite is a worthy choice. The 8GB model is currently discounted by 21 percent, bringing its price down to $110 from $140. The 16GB version is only slightly more expensive, with a 23 percent discount, now priced at $115. The Paperwhite offers a slightly larger screen size of 6.8 inches compared to the base model, along with a battery life of up to ten weeks. It also includes an adjustable warm light and boasts water resistance, making it suitable for beach or poolside reading. If you desire additional features, the Paperwhite Signature is available at a discounted price of $145, down from $190. This version offers wireless charging, 32GB of storage, and an automatically adjusting front light.
The Kindle Kids standard and Kids Paperwhite editions are also included in the sale. The 8GB base model of the Kindle Kids sees a significant 29 percent discount, now priced at $85 instead of $120. The largest discount of the sale is offered on the Kindle Paperwhite Kids, which drops from $160 to $100, representing a 38 percent reduction. These models provide the same features as their adult counterparts and come with a complimentary one-year subscription to Amazon Kids+.
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Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) about Kindle e-readers
Q: What is the price range for the discounted Kindle e-readers on Amazon?
A: The discounted Kindle e-readers on Amazon start at $80, with prices varying based on the model and features you choose.
Q: What are the differences between the standard Kindle and the Kindle Paperwhite?
A: The standard Kindle offers a 300PPI display, up to six weeks of battery life, and 16GB of storage. On the other hand, the Kindle Paperwhite has a slightly larger 6.8-inch screen, adjustable warm light, water resistance, and options for 8GB or 16GB of storage.
Q: Are the discounted Kindle e-readers suitable for kids?
A: Yes, Amazon offers Kindle Kids editions that come with the same features as the adult counterparts. These models also include a free one-year subscription to Amazon Kids+.
Q: How long will the discounted prices be available?
A: The availability of the discounted prices is limited and subject to change. It is recommended to check the current prices on the Amazon website or through their official channels.
Q: Can I access a large number of books on these Kindle e-readers?
A: Absolutely! With 16GB of storage on the standard Kindle and options for 8GB or 16GB on the Kindle Paperwhite, you can store “thousands of books” on these devices, according to Amazon.
Q: Do these Kindle e-readers come with any additional perks or features?
A: Yes, some Kindle models offer additional features like wireless charging, an automatically adjusting front light, and extended battery life. The Kindle Paperwhite is also water-resistant, making it suitable for reading by the beach or poolside.