Amazon Kindle (second generation) Specifications

Amazon Kindle (second generation)

Amazon Kindle (second generation)

Part Number: CNETKINDLE2 (Reviewed)

General

  • Built-in Devices
    Display, 5-Way controller, Keyboard
  • Manufacturer
    Amazon

Display

  • Resolution
    800 x 600
  • Technology
    E Ink
  • Diagonal Size
    6 in
  • Diagonal Size (metric)
    15.2 cm
  • Output Type
    monochrome
  • Color Support
    4-bit (16 gray levels)
  • Native Resolution
    800 x 600

Miscellaneous

  • Features
    Text-to-speech, 5-way navigation button, Paper-like screen, Adjustable text size, Read-to-me, Faster page turns, Built-in dictionary, Whispersync
  • Included Accessories
    Power adapter

Memory

  • Storage
    2 GB
  • User Available Memory
    Flash: 1.4 GB

Audio

  • Type
    speaker(s)

EBook Reader

  • Supported Text Formats
    DOC, HTML, PDF, PRC (Mobipocket), RTF, TXT
  • Supported Still Image Formats
    BMP, GIF, JPEG, PNG

Multimedia

  • Audio
    Speaker
  • Digital Audio Formats
    MP3

Input Device

  • Type
    Keyboard, 5-Way controller

Header

  • Brand
    Amazon
  • Product Line
    Amazon Kindle
  • Model
    2
  • Packaged Quantity
    1
  • Compatibility
    PC

System

  • Platform
    Other
  • Handheld Type
    eBook reader

Expansion and Connectivity

  • Interfaces
    1 x USB 2.0
    1 x headphones

Flash Memory

  • Installed Size
    2 GB

User Available Memory

  • User Available Flash ROM
    1.4 GB

Audio Output

  • Type
    speaker
  • Digital Audio Formats
    MP3

Mobile Broadband

  • Service Provider
    U.S. Wireless

Power Device

  • Type
    power adapter

Interface Provided

  • Interface
    USB 2.0, headphones
  • Qty
    1, 1

Cable Details

  • Type
    USB cable
  • Included Qty
    1

Dimensions & Weight

  • Width
    5.3 in
  • Depth
    0.4 in
  • Height
    8 in
  • Weight
    0.6 lbs

Service & Support

  • Type
    1 year warranty

Service & Support Details

  • Type
    limited warranty
  • Full Contract Period
    1 year

General

  • Manufacturer
    Amazon

Where to Buy

Amazon Kindle (second generation)

Part Number: CNETKINDLE2

As shown: $349

Newer model available starting at: $189