The Kindle Paperwhite ereader is among Amazon's best-selling devices, and for good reason. It's waterproof and features a flush-to-screen display. If you're in the market for a dedicated reading tablet, this excellent ereader deal is for you.
For a limited time, you can get the Kindle Paperwhite eReader on sale for $84.99 on Amazon. Traditionally, the Kindle Paperwhite retails for $129.99, so that's $45 off its regular price. It's the lowest price we've ever seen for this Kindle.
The retail giant is also tossing in a free 3-month subscription of Kindle Unlimited (a $30 value) which makes this deal even sweeter. This monthly service lets you access more than a million ebooks, magazines and audiobooks across a range of devices.
It's one of the best deals you can get right now.
The Kindle Paperwhite is the best ereader you can get if you're looking for a dedicated reading device for every day carry.
It features a 6-inch anti-glare 300 ppi display, a 5 LED front light and a storage capacity of 8GB to hold thousands of books. Moreover, the Kindle Paperwhite is waterproof in case you want to read at the beach, by the pool or in the bathtub.
In sister site, Tom's Guide Kindle Paperwhite review, they were impressed by the ereader's flush-to-bezel screen and waterproof design. They awarded it Editor's Choice award for its overall performance and Bluetooth functionality for Audiobooks.
The Kindle Paperwhite's water resistance was put to the test in their lab. After letting 20 minutes of marinating in a pail of water, the Kindle Paperwhite worked and as if it had been dry the entire time.
In terms of design, the Paperwhite, its soft-touch matte-black case looks and feels like its predecessor's. The only difference is that the Kindle logo is now a light gray instead of black.
At 0.32 inches thick and weighing 6.4 ounces, the Kindle Paperwhite is a slimmer version of the 2015 Paperwhite (0.36 inches, 7.2 ounces). By comparison, it's closer in size to the graphite-aluminum Kindle Oasis (0.33 inches, 6.7 ounces).
Battery-wise, Amazon rates the new Kindle Paperwhite as lasting up to six weeks on a charge. That's plenty of power for even the biggest book worms and is a solid pick if you want an ereader that doesn't need to be charged often.
If you're on a tight budget in search of a cheap ereader, you can get the All-new Amazon Kindle for $59.99 ($30 off). It has a 4 LED front light, 4GB of storage and also includes 3 months of Kindle Unlimited for free and special offers.
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Hilda Scott uses her combined passion for gadgets and bargain shopping to bring you the best prices on all things tech. She has a bachelor’s degree in film and media studies from Hunter College and 11 years of tech and entertainment journalism. Her work has been featured on Tom’s Guide, iTechPost, Examiner.com, Parlemag, Enstars, and Latin Times. When she's not scouting for the best deals, Hilda’s catching up on her favorite TV shows and pro-wrestling matches.