Amazon introduces cheaper, ad-supported Kindle 3G

Emil

TS Rookie
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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TomSEA

TechSpot Chancellor
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. :)
 

Scshadow

TS Evangelist
Guest said:
So 3G is always on and it wastes battery life all the time ?
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.