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Amazon introduces cheaper, ad-supported Kindle 3G

By Emil
Jul 13, 2011
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  1. Following the launch of its ad-supported Kindle three months ago, Amazon has now made the same move with the Kindle 3G. The Amazon Kindle 3G with Special Offers is identical…

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  2. TomSEA

    TomSEA TechSpot Chancellor Posts: 2,530   +567

    I've been waiting to pull the trigger on a Kindle and it looks like this might be the time. The ads are unobtrusive enough to be easily ignored. That's worth the $50 price drop to me. :)
     
  3. So 3G is always on and it wastes battery life all the time ?
     
  4. Scshadow

    Scshadow TS Guru Posts: 454   +92

    Did the article say it was always on? In the very least its user controlled. I personally don't see why 3g would even be connected unless you are actually accessing the online store.
     

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