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AmazonBasics Capacitive Stylus Kindle

Review: Amazon Capacitive Stylus for Kindles and Tablets

If you saw my last video review of the new entry-level Kindle for 2016 you probably noticed that I was using a stylus to interact with the touchscreen for most of the review. I don’t know why I didn’t think of using a stylus sooner; it helps not having my hand blocking the view of […]

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New Kindle

Amazon Kindle Review (2016 Model)

Review Date: July 2016 – Review unit purchased from Amazon Overview Amazon released the latest entry-level Kindle on July 7th, 2016. It’s considered the 8th generation model, along with the Kindle Oasis. The 8th gen Kindle replaces the previous entry-level $79 Kindle but not a lot has changed. The software is still the same and […]

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Kindle Paperwhite 3 vs Kindle 2016

Kindle Paperwhite 3 vs 2016 Kindle Comparison Review (+Video)

Just like all the other Kindle comparison reviews that I’ve done over the past few years, when comparing the Kindle Paperwhite 3 with the new entry-level Kindle for 2016 the differences all come down to hardware. All the current Kindles from the $379 Kindle Oasis 3G down to the new $79 Kindle have the same […]

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Amazon Kindle Review 2016

Hands-on Video Review of New White Kindle for 2016

The new entry-level $79 Kindle for 2016 was officially released yesterday. It has an updated design and it adds Bluetooth support for the VoiceView and text-to-speech accessibility features, but for the most part it isn’t much different than the previous entry-level Kindle. The new model has more RAM so that it can run the VoiceView […]

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Kindle Page Flip

New Kindle Page Flip Feature Review (Video)

Earlier this week Amazon announced a new Page Flip feature for Kindle ereaders, Fire tablets, and the Kindle reading apps for iOS and Android. I put together a quick video showing how the Page Flip feature works on a Kindle and the Kindle for Android app. The feature works a bit differently on each. The […]

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Kindle Audio Adapter Review, Text to Speech and VoiceView (Video)

Earlier this month Amazon brought text-to-speech back to Kindle ereaders by releasing a new Kindle Audio Adapter. At least that’s what many of us thought at first. More accurately, Amazon has brought accessibly features to Kindle ereaders in the form of VoiceView; text-to-speech just happens to be a by-product of this feature. Unlike Fire tablets, […]

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Kindle Oasis Front

Kindle Oasis Review and Video Walkthrough

Review Date: May 2016 – Review unit purchased from Amazon Overview The Kindle Oasis is Amazon’s 8th generation Kindle. It was released on April 27th, 2016. It is being marketed as a premium ereader, and it brings some significant changes to the Kindle line with its unique asymmetrical, tapered design. The Kindle Oasis is the […]

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Kindle Oasis PDF Review

Kindle Oasis PDF Review and Video Walkthrough

People are always asking if Kindles are good for reading PDFs so I went ahead and put together a video review showing how the Kindle Oasis handles PDF files. The features for PDFs are still the exact same as they are on the other current Kindle models, so nothing has changed from the Kindle Voyage […]

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