Amazon launches its Kindle Voyage, which comes with 330ppi high resolution display. It also has the adaptive front light that controlled automatically by built-in sensor with PagePress page turn buttons that offers haptic feedback when pressed.
The Voyage is 7.6mm thin, which is the thinnest Kindle among all and weighs 188 grams, which also makes it lighter than Paperwhite. It comes with Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n connectivity and has 4GB of internal storage. The company promises its battery life up to up to 6 weeks (wireless off). It will be also available in 3G version with all these features in addition to built-in 3G connectivity that would let user to download Ebooks on-the-go without any data charges.
Commenting on the launch, Rajiv Mehta, Country Manager, Kindle India, said,
The stylishly designed Kindle Voyage was crafted to give readers the best possible reading experience. They can download books from the selection of 2.5 million eBooks in the India Kindle Store, read for hours without eyestrain or glare, and even read in bright sunlight. With free 3G available on Kindle Voyage, users never have to hunt for or pay for a Wi-Fi hotspot. With a battery life that’s measured in weeks, it is the perfect reading companion.
The Amazon Kindle Voyage will be available for Rs. 16,499 for the WiFi variant and the WiFi + 3G variant priced for Rs. 20,499. It is now listed on amazon.in and also will be available through 350 offline stores across India.