Most Advanced E Ink Display

Kindle's high-contrast E Ink display delivers clear, crisp text and images.

Read in Bright Sunlight

Kindle's E Ink screen reads like real paper, with no glare. Read as easily in bright sunlight as in your living room.

Simple To Use Touchscreen

Kindle Touch features an easy-to-use touch interface. Turn pages, search, shop books and take notes quickly and easily.

Holds Up To 3,000 Books

Keep your library with you wherever you go.

Light and Compact Design

Only 213 grams, with the same 15cm screen size. Lighter than a paperback and fits in your pocket.

Books in 60 seconds

Find a book and start reading in seconds with our fast, free wireless delivery.

Built-In Wi-Fi

Connect to Wi-Fi hotspots at home or on the road.

Up to two Month Battery Life

No battery anxiety - read half an hour per day for up to two months on a single charge with wireless off.

NEW - EasyReach

Tap to turn pages - no need to swipe, so you can hold Kindle in either hand. Learn More

Simple to Use

Kindle is ready to use right out of the box - no setup, no software to install, no computer required to download content.

Adjustable Fonts

Read comfortably with eight different sizes and three font styles.

Fast Page Turns

Kindle Touch has a powerful processor tuned for fast, seamless page turns.

PDF and Personal Documents

Email personal documents and PDFs direct to your Kindle to read and annotate on-the-go.

Choose Your Language

You can set your language to French, English, German, Spanish, Italian, or Brazilian Portuguese - including home and menu displays and dictionary support.

Large Selection

Over one million books, newspapers, and magazines, including latest bestsellers, Kindle exclusives and more.

Low Book Prices

We check hundreds of prices every day to make sure our prices are the lowest of any ebook store in the UK. Compare our book prices--you'll like what you find.

Free Books

More than one million free books, such as Pride and Prejudice and Treasure Island are available. Learn More

Read a sample for free

Sample a new author or book - download and read an extract of books for free.

NEW - X-Ray

Explore the "bones of a book". With a single tap, see all the passages across a book that mention ideas, fictional characters, historical figures, places or topics of interest, as well as more detailed descriptions from Wikipedia and Shelfari.

New - Instant Translations

Tap any word or highlight a section to instantly translate into other languages, including Spanish, Japanese, and more. Translations by Bing Translator.


With Text-to-Speech, Kindle can read English-language content out loud to you, including summaries from your newspaper and magazine articles.

Buy Once, Read Everywhere

Kindle books can be read on your Kindle, iPhone, iPad, Android devices, Windows Phone 7, Mac, or PC with our free Kindle Reading Apps.


Our Whispersync technology synchronises your last page read, bookmarks and annotations across your devices so you can always pick up where you left off.

Worry-Free Archive

Books you purchase from the Kindle Store are automatically backed up online in your Kindle library on Amazon. Re-download books wirelessly for free, anytime.

Built-in Dictionary with Instant Lookup

Seamlessly look up definitions without interrupting your reading. Dictionaries are available in French, English, German, Spanish, Italian, or Brazilian Portuguese..