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RemoveKindle Oasis (2017)Kindle Oasis (2017)£229 - £319
8.7/10 avg. rating
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Overview
Release date
October 31, 2017 October 23, 2018
Regions available
USA, Canada, United Kindom, India USA, Canada, United Kindom
Networks
No cellular data
variations
No cellular data
SIM card
YesNo
Operating System
Custom Custom
Processor
NXP i.MX7D Dual core 1 GHz Freescale IMX6 Solo Lite 1 GHz
Internal Flash Memory
8/32 GB 8 GB
RAM
512 MB 512 MB
ROM
NoNo
Flightmode
YesNo
TTY/TDD
NoNo
SAR
Unknown Body: 1.04 W/kg
Languages
No English, French, Spanish, Portuguese
Manufacturer Warranty
1 Year 1 Year
Accessories Included
AC Charger, Manual, Standard Battery USB Power Adapter, Manual, Data Cable
Power & battery
Type
Lithium Polymer (Li-Pol) Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion)
Battery Capacity
Unknown 1200 mAh
Removable Battery
NoNo
Wireless Charging
NoNo
Fast Charging
NoNo
Battery Charge Time
3 hours Unknown
Reading Time
Unknown Unknown
Standby Time
Unknown Unknown
Physical Characteristics
Material
Aluminium Plastic
Colors
Graphite, Champagne Gold Black
Dimensions [H x W x D]
15.9 x 14.1 x 0.8 cm (6.3 x 5.6 x 0.3 in) 16 x 17.77 x 0.85 cm (6.3 x 7 x 0.3 in)
Weight
194 grams 197
Water Resistant / Waterproof
Water Resistant Waterproof
Rugged design
NoNo
IP Rating
Unknown IP X8
Display / Screen
Type
Grayscale Grayscale
Technology
E-ink E-ink
Colors
Unknown No
Resolution
1264 x 1680 pixels 1440 x 1920 pixels
Pixel density
300 pixels 300 pixels
Size
7 inches 8 inches
Sensors
Ambient Light No
Backlit Illumination
YesYes
Zoom / Magnification
YesNo
Screen Orientation Lock
YesYes
Multi-Touch
NoNo
Fingerprint-Resistant Coating
NoNo
Anti Glare
Unknown No
Additional Display Features
-
Input / Navigation
Touchscreen
YesYes
Sleep / Wake Key
YesYes
Home Key
NoNo
Page Turn Key
Unknown Yes
Physical keyboard
NoNo
Text-to-Speech
NoNo
Screen Reader
YesNo
Keypad/Screen Lock
YesYes
External Volume Control
NoNo
Fingerprint Sensor
NoNo
Web / Email / Messaging
Web Browser
YesNo
Connectivity
USB
Micro-USB 2.0 Micro-USB 2.0
USB OTG Support
NoNo
Infrared
NoNo
Bluetooth
YesNo
Bluetooth Profiles
A2DP, AVRCP No
WiFi
802.11 b/g/n 802.11 b/g/n
WiFi Encryption
No WEP/WPA/WPA2
Memory Expansion Slot
NoNo
PC Synchronization
NoYes
DLNA Support
NoNo
NFC
NoNo
Audio / Video
Audio Playback
NoNo
Video Playback
NoNo
Streaming Video
NoNo
External Speakers
NoNo
Headset Jack
NoNo
Vibration Alert
NoNo
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Additional comments

Updated in 2019 with a slightly bigger battery (1130mAh), upgraded E Ink technology, and an adjustable warm light.

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