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Amazon unveils waterproof Kindle Oasis with built-in Audible

Thursday 12 October 2017 | 08:34 CET | News
Amazon has announced the upcoming release of a new high-end Kindle device to celebrate the 10th anniversary of the e-reader's launch. The Kindle Oasis is the first in the series with waterproofing, which according to Amazon makes it ideal for trips to the beach, swimming pool and bath tub reading, and comes with built-in Audible playback via Bluetooth to wireless headphones and speakers as well as fast-charging technology. It also has a larger 7-inch, 300 ppi display, a 3.4mm body and a new aluminium back.

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