Amazon has announced its latest high-end option to its Kindle Paperwhite eBook reader which has been dubbed the Amazon Kindle Voyage.
The Voyage is Amazon’s thinnest Kindle yet, measuring only 7.6mm thin and weighs in at only 180 grams. The device comes fitted with a higher resolution Carta e-paper 6-inch display with 300ppi, and the Paperlight LED lighting system is aproximately 39 percent brighter than before. The display is also adaptive meaning it will dim or brighter for better viewing depending on the lighting in the room.
The display is protected by strengthened glass, which is also micro-etched to prevent glare while reading in sunlight or brighter than normal areas. The Kindle Voyage will be available in a WiFi version only and 3G with WiFi option with lifetime free 3G connection at £169 and £229, respectively. Amazon UK now accepting pre-orders and will starting shipping on November 4th.