New Amazon Kindle Paperwhite now available in India at Rs 10,999

Written by Tech Desk | New Delhi | Updated: Feb 4 2014, 17:31pm hrs
Kindle PaperwhiteKindle has been the best-selling e-reader in the world for the last six years.
The new Kindle Paperwhite will be available in India to consumers staring Tuesday. The Kindle Paperwhite will be available at and at 250 retail outlets across India including Croma, Reliance Digital in Delhi, Mumbai, Chennai, Kolkata, Bangalore, Hyderabad, Chandigarh, Ahmedabad and Pune.

The Wi-Fi enabled Kindle Paperwhite is priced at Rs. 10,999 and weighs 206 grams. The Wi-Fi + 3G version is priced at Rs. 13,999.

Kindle has been the best-selling e-reader in the world for the last six years, and the advanced versions packs better features, improving user experience.

Some of the new key features of the Amazon Kindle Paperwhite include:

* Vocabulary builder: Compiles words a user look up in the dictionary into an easy-to-access list

* Smart lookup: Itegrates a full dictionary and Wikipedia so a user can access definitions, characters, settings

* In-line footnotes: Read the complete text of each footnote in-line without changing the page or losing place in the book

* Cloud collectionsOrganise books in customised collections for easy reference, and Amazons Whispersync technology synchronises the collections across a user's Kindle devices and reading apps so theyre available on all devices.