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AMAZON Kindle Paperwhite eReader - White
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  • 6" e-paper touchscreen
  • WiFi
  • Storage: 4 GB
  • Up to 6 weeks battery life
Product Code: 164998
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  • Product DetailsBack to top

  • Top features:

    - Crisp 300 ppi screen reads like real paper

    - Ultra-long 6 week battery life

    - Choose from over 4 million books

    - Language translations and vocabulary builder to make reading easier

    Crisper, cleaner screen

    The Kindle Paperwhite has a screen that reads like real paper without any glare, even in direct sunlight. Enjoy all your favourite books in comfort with the 300 ppi resolution screen that makes text appear just like it does in print.
    Perfect for reading at night without straining your eyes, the Kindle Paperwhite has a built in light that can be adjusted to suit you, evenly illuminating the screen for every setting. Designed with a range of font sizes, you can enjoy reading without straining your eyes. The layout and typography is automatically adjusted so that each page looks great at every size.

    Ultra-long battery life

    With just one charge the Kindle Paperwhite can last for up to six weeks, so that you're not left searching for a charger when you're on holiday.

    Thinner than a pencil and lighter than a paperback book, the Kindle is designed to be light enough to hold in one hand comfortably.

    Wireless connections and features

    Browse Amazon's expansive selection of over four million books and discover new titles with Goodreads straight from your Kindle. By connecting to your home wireless network or a Wi-Fi hotspot, you can download any book you like in under 60 seconds without having to manually connect to a computer.

    With the Kindle app, you can sync what you're reading across all your devices so that you can stop reading on your phone and continue where you left off on your Kindle. And with Whispersync technology, all your bookmarks and annotations are saved too.

    Making reading simpler

    See how long a book will take you to read at a glance with the Time to Read function, which is personalised according to your reading speed. And if you want to skip ahead or skim forward a few pages, Page Flip remembers where you started so you don't lose your place.

    Read books or passages in other languages with Bing Translator, which will translate any highlighted word or section with a single tap. And if you want to make notes, you can share them on Facebook and Twitter or just save them for your own reference.

    When children are starting to read their first chapter books, Word Wise makes it easier for them to understand new words, as short and simple definitions appear above the more challenging parts.

    Other great features include X-Ray for exploring deeper into a books ideas, characters, places; and Vocabulary Builder to help expand your knowledge and word retention.
  • Technical InformationBack to top
    4 GB  
    Screen size
    Screen type
    E Ink  
    Pixels per inch
    300 ppi  
    Screen features

    -16 grey levels
    -Reads like real paper without glare
    Multi-point touchscreen  
    Micro USB x 1  
    802.11 b/g/n  
    Battery life

    -Up to 6 weeks(based on half an hour of reading per day, with wireless off & light setting at 10. Battery life will vary based on light & wireless usage)
    Battery type
    Box contents

    -Amazon Kindle Paperwhite eReader
    -micro-USB charging cable
    -Quick Start guide
    117 x 169 x 10 mm (H x W x D)  
    210 g  
    Manufacturer’s guarantee
    1 year  
  • Customer ReviewBack to top
  • AMAZON Kindle Paperwhite eReader - White reviews verified by reevooReevoo

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    Scores 10.0 out of 10 based on 1 review
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    all good
    Confirmed purchase: 31 August 2016
    Published on: 14 September 2016
  • Delivery Charges & ServicesBack to top

    Delivery charge summary  

    Item type

    Delivery charge

    Delivery timeline

    Small items (such as sat navs, cameras, laptops etc.)

    €4.99 for entire order

    3-5 working days1

    Large items (such as large TV, washing machines etc.)

    €19.99 for entire order

    Up to 7 working days1

    1. We endeavour to deliver all small items per above however, during January Sale period, orders are subject to extended delivery times.  If this is the case, we will keep you informed and as soon as your order is dispatched from our warehouse you will receive an email notification with your tracking information.  

    Small items delivery

    ·       Small items – such as cameras, TVs under 39-inches, printers, software, data storage, tablets and laptops – are delivered by our courier partner, DPD.

    ·       DPD’s standard delivery times are between 9am and 6pm, Monday to Friday, excluding bank holidays.

    ·       We aim to have all items delivered within 3-5 working days, however, please allow 4-7 days for extended bank holiday periods such as Easter and Christmas.

    ·       For security reasons we do not deliver to Parcel Motels. 

    ·       Please note:  DPD are not authorised to collect your old products for WEEE recycling. However, simply visit your local Currys PC World store with your old product and a valid receipt and a member of staff will be happy to assist you.

    ·       Track your order: For small items please visit DPD’s website and track your order using your unique tracking code specified in your confirmation email.

    Large items delivery

    ·       Large products – such as TVs above 39-inches, washing machines and fridge freezers – are delivered by our Team Knowhow delivery team.  

    ·       Team Knowhow delivers five days a week – Monday to Saturday – between 8am and 6pm, anywhere in the Republic of Ireland with the exception of Donegal – where we deliver once a week – and island locations. 

    ·       The evening before your delivery is scheduled, a member of our Team Knowhow team will call you between 3pm and 6pm to advise you of your delivery time window. 

    ·       On the day of delivery our Team Knowhow driver will call you at least 30 minutes before arriving at the delivery address to give you an estimated time of arrival.  

    ·       Once we arrive at the delivery address, we will unbox your items and remove all packaging for recycling. We can also remove your old appliances for WEEE recycling free of charge.

    ·       If you would like us to install and demo your new appliance, our Team Knowhow installers can do this for a small fee.

    ·       Track your order: For large items, you can track your delivery through the Team Knowhow Track it portal. Simply insert your unique tracking code, specified in your confirmation email or instore receipt, and your telephone number.


    Product availability

    ·       Occasionally, we may offer the option of ordering an item in advance if it’s out of stock at the time but more stock is on its way. We will let you know in advance the date of expected delivery if this is the case.

    ·       Please note, if you purchase two or more products at the same time, the items may have different availabilities and methods of delivery, in which case you may receive your items separately.

    VAT and delays

    ·       Please be aware that we cannot offer VAT refunds to overseas customers ordering goods to be delivered to an Irish address. 

    ·       We always try to ensure that orders arrive on time, however sometimes delays occur during peak period, i.e. Christmas and Easter. If we become aware of any unexpected delays with your order we will let you know.


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