Kindle

Kindle Devices and Accessories are available to order online or Click & Collect in most Waterstones bookshops. Ask a bookseller for a demonstration.

Easy! The best way to compare Kindles is to try them out. Simply visit one of our bookshops and ask a bookseller for a demonstration. Otherwise, you can use this chart to compare features.

Compare Kindle devices
Feature Kindle Voyage Kindle Paperwhite Kindle
Price 3G: £229

Wi-Fi: £169
Wi-Fi: £109 Wi-Fi: £59
Screen size 6" 6" 6"
Display technology Electronic Ink with built-in light that adjusts automatically Electronic Ink with built-in light Electronic Ink
Resolution 300 ppi 212 ppi 167 ppi
Content Access to millions of books, including exclusive Amazon content Access to millions of books, including exclusive Amazon content Access to millions of books, including exclusive Amazon content
Connectivity Wi-Fi

3G also available
Wi-Fi Wi-Fi
Battery life Battery lasts weeks on a single charge, based on 30 minutes reading per day, with front light set at 10 Battery lasts weeks on a single charge, based on 30 minutes reading per day Battery lasts weeks on a single charge, based on 1 hour reading per day
Storage 4 GB 4 GB 4 GB
Weight* 180g (6.3oz) 206g (7.3oz) 191g (6.7oz)
Dimensions* 162 x 115 x 7.6 mm

(6.4" x 4.5" x 0.30")
169 x 117 x 9.1 mm

(6.7" x 4.6" x 0.36")
169 x 119 x 10.2 mm

(6.7" x 4.7" x 0.40")

*Actual size and weight may vary by configuration and manufacturing process.

Kindle Paperwhite

Kindle Paperwhite
  • The ultimate device for reading.
  • The built-in light lets you read anytime, anywhere.
  • Holds up to 1,100 books - take your library wherever you go.
  • Exclusive:
  • Includes Waterstones screensaver.
  • Reader-friendly tools like Kindle Page Flip, Smart Lookup and Vocabulary Builder.

Kindle

  • Small, light and perfect for reading.
  • Reads like paper with no glare, even in bright sunlight.
  • Less than 200 grams - lighter than a paperback, fits in your pocket.
  • Download books in 60 seconds with built-in Wi-Fi.
  • The new and updated Kindle Wi-Fi Touch announced:
  • Holds thousands of books - take your library wherever you go.
  • A touchscreen interface makes it easier to use features such as X-Ray, built-in dictionary, highlighting and more.
  • New 1 GHz processor for even faster page turns and uninterrupted reading.
Kindle