Amazon Kindle Hardware Specifications for all Models and Generations

When Amazon releases new Kindle eReaders, especially when you want to buy a Kindle, it is inevitable to check the technical specifications of the Kindle to compare the differences between different Kindle models.

For the convenience of the needs, this article compiles the hardware technical specifications of all Kindle models released by Amazon over the years as follows.

Amazon Kindle Hardware Specifications for all Models and Generations

DeveloperAmazon
ManufacturerFoxconn
PriceKindle 1: $399

Kindle 2: $359

Kindle DX: $489

Kindle DX Graphite: $379

Kindle Keyboard:
- WiFi: $139.99
- 3G+WiFi: $189.99

Kindle 4: With Special Offers $79.99, Without Special Offers $109.99

Kindle 5: With Special Offers $69.99, Without Special Offers $89.99

Kindle Touch:
- WiFi: With Special Offers $99.99, Without Special Offers $139.99
- 3G+WiFi: With Special Offers $149.99, Without Special Offers $189.99

Kindle Paperwhite 1:
- Wifi: With Special Offers $119.99, Without Special Offers $139.99
- 3G+WiFi: With Special Offers $179.99, Without Special Offers $199.99

Kindle Paperwhite 2:
- Wifi: With Special Offers $119.99, Without Special Offers $139.99
- 3G+WiFi: With Special Offers $189.99, Without Special Offers $209.99

Kindle Paperwhite 3:
- Wifi: With Special Offers $119.99, Without Special Offers $139.99
- 3G+WiFi: With Special Offers $189.99, Without Special Offers $209.99

Kindle 7: With Special Offers $79.99, Without Special Offers $99.99

Kindle 8: With Special Offers $79.99, Without Special Offers $99.99

Kindle Voyage:
- WiFi: With Special Offers $199.99, Without Special Offers $219.99
- 3G+WiFi: With Special Offers $269.99, Without Special Offers $289.99

Kindle Oasis:
- WiFi: With Special Offers $289.99, Without Special Offers $309.99
- 3G+WiFi: With Special Offers $359.99, Without Special Offers $379.99

Kindle Oasis 2:
- 8GB/WiFi: With Special Offers $249.99, Without Special Offers $269.99
- 32GB/WiFi: With Special Offers $279.99, Without Special Offers $299.99
- 32GB/3G+WiFi: Without Special Offers $349.99

Kindle Paperwhite 4:
- 8GB/WiFi: With Special Offers $129.99, Without Special Offers $149.99
- 32GB/WiFi: With Special Offers $159.99, Without Special Offers $179.99
- 32GB/4G+WiFi: Without Special Offers $249.99
Latest FirmwareKindle 1: 1.2.1

Kindle 2: 2.5.8

Kindle DX: 2.5.8

Kindle Keyboard: 3.4.2

Kindle 4/5: 4.1.3

Kindle Touch: 5.3.7.3

Kindle Paperwhite 1: 5.6.1.1

Kindle Paperwhite 2/3: 5.10.1.1

Kindle 7/8: 5.10.1.1

Kindle Voyage: 5.10.1.1

Kindle Oasis 1/2: 5.10.1.1
CPUKindle 1: Marvell Xscale PXA255 400MHz, ARM9

Kindle 2, Kindle DX: Freescale i.MX31 400-532MHz, ARM11

Kindle Keyboard: Freescale i.MX35 400-532MHz, ARM11

Kindle 4/5, Kindle Touch, Kindle Paperwhite 1: Freescale i.MX508 800MHz

Kindle 7/8, Kindle Paperwhite 2/3, Kindle Voyage, Kindle Oasis 1: Freescale i.MX 6SoloLite Cortex-A9 @1GHz

Kindle Oasis 2: Freescale i.MX 7Dual Cortex-A7 @up to 1.2GHz + Cortex-M4 @200MHz

Kindle Paperwhite 4: Freescale i.MX 6SLL Cortex-A9 @800M/1GHz
RAMKindle 1: 256MB

Kindle 2: 2GB

Kindle DX, Kindle Keyboard: 4GB

Kindle 4: 2GB

Kindle Touch: 4GB

Kindle 5, Kindle Paperwhite 1/2: 2GB

Kindle 7/8, Kindle Voyage, Kindle Paperwhite 2/3, Kindle Oasis 1: 4GB

Kindle Oasis 2, Kindle Paperwhite 4: 8/32GB
ScreenKindle 1:
- size 6 inch(152 mm)
- pixel density 167ppi
- 4 gray-scale

Kindle 2/3/4/5,Kindle Touch,Kindle 7/8:
- size 6 inch(152 mm)
- resolution 600*800 px
- pixel density 167ppi
- 16 gray-scale

Kindle DX:
- size 9.7 inch(246 mm)
- resolution 824*1200 px
- pixel density 150ppi
- 16 gray-scale

Kindle Paperwhite 1/2:
- size 6 inch(152 mm)
- resolution 768*1024 px
- pixel density 212ppi
- 16 gray-scale
- with LED lights

Kindle Voyage,Kindle Paperwhite 3/4,Kindle Oasis 1:
- size 6 inch(152 mm)
- resolution 1072*1448 px
- pixel density 300ppi
- 16 gray-scale
- with LED lights

Kindle Oasis 2:
- size 7 inch(178 mm)
- resolution 1680*1264 px
- pixel density 300ppi
- 16 gray-scale
- with LED lights
LED LightsKindle Paperwhite 1/2/3: 4 LED lights

Kindle Paperwhite 4: 5 LED lights

Kindle Voyage: 6 LED lights

Kindle Oasis 1: 10 LED lights

Kindle Oasis 2: 12 LED lights
SpeakerOnly these models have speakers: Kindle 1/2, Kindle DX, Kindle Keyboard, Kindle Touch
ControlD-pad 5-way controller: Kindle 4/5

Full keyboard: Kindle 1/2、Kindle DX、Kindle Keyboard

IR touch-screen: Kindle Touch、Kindle 7/8

capacitive touch-screen: Kindle Paperwhite 1/2/3/4, Kindle Voyage, Kindle Oasis 1/2
BatteryKindle 1/2, DX: 1530mAh

Kindle Keyboard: 1750mAh

Kindle 4/5/7: 890mAh

Kindle Touch, Kindle Paperwhite 1/2/3: 1420mAh

Kindle Voyage: 1320mAh

Kindle Oasis: 1535mAh(with charging case), 245mAh(without charging case)

Kindle Oasis 2: 1000mAh

Kindle Paperwhite 4: 1500mAh
Device SizeKindle 1:
- length 8.0 inch(203 mm)
- width 5.3 inch(135 mm)
- height 0.8 inch(20 mm)

Kindle 2:
- length 8.0 inch(203 mm)
- width 5.3 inch(135 mm)
- height 0.36 inch(9 mm)

Kindle Keyboard:
- length 7.5 inch(191 mm)
- width 4.8 inch(122 mm)
- height 0.34 inch(9 mm)

Kindle DX:
- length 10.4 inch(264 mm)
- width 7.2 inch(183 mm)
- height 0.38 inch(10 mm)

Kindle Touch:
- length 6.8 inch(173 mm)
- width 4.7 inch(119 mm)
- height 0.40 inch(10 mm)

Kindle 4, 5:
- length 6.5 inch(165 mm)
- width 4.5 inch(114 mm)
- height 0.34 inch(9 mm)

Kindle Paperwhite 1/2/3:
- length 6.7 inch(170 mm)
- width 4.6 inch(117 mm)
- height 0.36inch(9 mm)

Kindle 7:
- length 6.7 inch(170 mm)
- width 4.7 inch(119 mm)
- height 0.40 inch(10 mm)

Kindle Voyage:
- length 6.4 inch(163 mm)
- width 4.5 inch(114 mm)
- height 0.30 inch(8 mm)

Kindle Oasis:
- length 5.6 inch(142 mm)
- width 4.8 inch(122 mm)
- height 0.13-0.33 inch(3-8 mm)

Kindle 8:
- length 6.3 inch(160 mm)
- width 4.5 inch(115 mm)
- height 0.36 inch(9.1 mm)

Kindle Oasis 2:
- length 6.3 inch(159 mm)
- width 5.6 inch(141 mm)
- height 0.13-0.33 inch(3.4-8.3 mm)

Kindle Paperwhite 4:
- length 6.6 inch(167 mm)
- width 4.6 inch(116 mm)
- height 0.32 inch(8.18 mm)
WeightKindle 1/2: 10.2 ounce(290g)

Kindle Keyboard(3G): 8.7 ounce(247g)

Kindle Keyboard: 8.5 ounce(241g)

Kindle Touch(3G): 7.8 ounce(220g)

Kindle Touch: 7.5 ounce(213g)

Kindle DX: 18.9 ounce(540g)

Kindle 4/5: 5.98 ounce(170g)

Kindle Paperwhite 1(3G): 7.8 ounce(222g)

Kindle Paperwhite 1: 7.5 ounce(213g)

Kindle Paperwhite 2(3G): 7.6 ounce(215g)

Kindle Paperwhite 2: 7.3 ounce(206g)

Kindle 7: 6.7 ounce(191g)

Kindle Voyage(3G): 6.6 ounce(188g)

Kindle Voyage: 6.3 ounce(180g)

Kindle Paperwhite 3(3G): 7.7 ounce(217g)

Kindle Paperwhite 3: 7.2 ounce(205g)

Kindle Oasis(3G): 4.7 ounce(133g)

Kindle Oasis: 4.6 ounce(131g)

Kindle 8: 5.7 ounce(161g)

Kindle Oasis 2(3G): 6.8 ounce(194g)

Kindle Oasis 2: 6.8 ounce(194g)

Kindle Paperwhite 4(4G): 6.8 ounce(191g)

Kindle Paperwhite 4: Wi-Fi: 6.4 ounce(182g)

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