Amazon announced on Wednesday (19) the new version of Kindle Oasis with a system that allows the screen brightness temperature setting. Throughout the day, it is possible to configure the e-reader for more bluish and dull colors or for yellowish tones – ideal for reading in darker environments.
The Kindle Oasis is the premium version of the line. It features a 7-inch E-ink screen with a density of 300 ppi (pixels per inch). Its battery is long lasting, up to six weeks away from the outlet according to Amazon.
The model is waterproof with IPX8 certification. This means that it is possible to read in the pool or in the bath but not swim with the device, for example. The player comes in 8GB or 32GB versions of storage.
The launch of the new Kindle model in the United States is scheduled for June 24. The 8GB version should cost $ 249.99, about $ 970. And $ 279.99 a 32GB, which is close to $ 1,080.