Amazon Prime Day is off and also running, and also we have actually highlighted some of the very best offers. If you have appointments concerning all this customer society, we feel you. But a bargain is a bargain, and also Amazon’s cost on Kindles is rather remarkable throughout Prime Day.- Advertisement -
Say what you will certainly concerning the remainder of the firm, Amazon makes a damn great digital book viewers. Kindles are one of the most eye-friendly method to review electronic publications, and also the battery life is exceptional (concerning a month per cost). We have a Kindle Buying Guide to assist you find out which version is best for you. If you remain in the marketplace to get one, do it currently: Amazon does not discount its Kindles as usually as various other tools, and also it might be a couple of months prior to it’s marked down once again.
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2019 Kindle for $60 ($30 off)
The brand-new 2019 typical 6-inch Kindle (8/10, WIRED Recommends) offers you one of the most value. It’s not water-proof and also it has less pixels than various other versions, yet analysis is still simple on the eyes. It likewise features a light-up screen, so you can lastly conserve cash without needing to maintain the light on when you review prior to bed.
Kindle Paperwhite for $85 ($45 off)
If you don’t mind spending extra, the Paperwhite is a step up from the standard Kindle (9/10, WIRED Recommends). It has a more uniform light-up display than the standard Kindle, and right now it’s discounted below the sticker price of the cheaper version. Other features include a higher-resolution display for clearer text and a waterproof body for bathtub or poolside reading. If you intend to download a lot of Audible audiobooks and listen to them on headphones (there are no speakers on this reader), get the 32-gigabyte Paperwhite for $110 ($50 off).
Kindle Oasis 32 GB for $200 ($80 off)
There’s no practical reason to buy a Kindle Oasis. Even at this price, it’s more expensive than two on-sale Kindle Paperwhites. That said, the Oasis is certainly a joy to use. Page turning is snappier thanks to a faster processor, and it has a larger, 7-inch touchscreen with an aluminum design that has a bump on one edge, plus physical buttons to turn the pages. These make it ideal for one-handed reading. The light-up display also looks a little more natural and automatically adjusts its brightness. If you do not need as much space for larger files, like Audible books, the 8-gigabyte model is $175 ($75 off).
How to Load Up on Ebooks
We’re not always fans of the growing subscription economy, but Kindle Unlimited gives unlimited access to 1 million books that you can read at your leisure, and also some free Audible books (not a bad deal). During Prime Day, all three Kindle models come with three months of Kindle Unlimited for free. After that a subscription to Kindle Unlimited will cost $10 per month.
Other Amazon Devices on Sale
There are a few other Amazon devices we like on sale now. We highlighted our favorites listed below, but you can see the full list in our guide to the best Prime Day device deals.
Fire HD 10 for $100 ($50 off): The Fire HD 10 is a much more capable tablet than the 8. It’s faster, has more storage, and also the 10-inch HD display looks much better.