The Future of Books : The Amazon Kindle

In the following video, Jeff Bezos presents the Kindle, Amazon’s new wireless reading device that lets you read books, magazines, newspapers and blogs, anywhere, anytime. The Kindle features a 6-inch 800X600 screen, 256MB of internal storage and weights only 10.2 ounces.

Amazon Kindle technical specifications:

  • Display: 6″ Diagonal eleptrophoretic display
  • Size: 4.9 inches by 7.5 inches by 0.7 inches
  • Weight: 10.2 ounces
  • Storage: 256MB
  • Expansion: SD Slot
  • Audio: 3.5mm stereo headphone jack + built-in speaker
  • Power: AC Adapter + Rechargeable lithium polymer battery
  • Connectivity: USB 2.0, EVDO/CDMA wireless modem