Amazon has upgraded its Kindle Oasis with a new model that comes with a number of features the old version didn’t have. Amazon Kindle Oasis is the upgraded version of the 2017 model of the tablet. Out of all the features, the most notable feature the upgraded Kindle Oasis has is the ability to adjust the colour of the front light. This enables the users to customise the colour temperature and adjust the colour tone from cool to warm. The colour temperature can be chosen as per the reading comfort and the requirements of the user. Users have the ability to choose a cooler tone for day time reading and a warmer tone for night time reading. In addition to this, the new Kindle Oasis comes with an ergonomic design that, according to the company, makes the one-hand usage better for the user.
The new Amazon Kindle Oasis also comes with dedicated page turn buttons along with the newest e-ink display technology is said to offer faster page turns.
Amazon Kindle Oasis price and launch offers
The upgraded Amazon Kindle Oasis is available for pre-order on Amazon India at a price of Rs 21,999 for the 8GB variant. The 32GB variant of the device costs Rs 24,999. It comes in two colour options – Champagne Gold and Graphite.
Amazon will start shipping the new model of Kindle Oasis starting August 19. The customers who purchase the Kindle Oasis will get three months of Kindle Unlimited at Rs 2. All the customers who pre-book will be getting a 100% discount on the purchase of any one e-book worth Rs 500.
Amazon Kindle Oasis specifications and features
Amazon Kindle Oasis comes with a 7-inch display with 300ppi pixel density. Unlike the previous version, the new Kindle Oasis comes with a colour adjustable front light. As the name suggests, this can be used to adjust the lighting of the device according to the comfort of the user. It comes with 25 LED lights that can be used by the user to customize the colour tone of the Kindle Oasis, and using these one can easily change from warm to cool colour temperature. There is also an option to schedule the screen warmth so that the colour tone would automatically be updated as it reaches the scheduled time set by the user.
Other than the features mentioned above, the Kindle Oasis’s front light is also adaptive. So, it can automatically adjust the brightness of the screen according to the lighting conditions. As mentioned previously, the new Kindle Oasis comes with next-generation e-ink technology that is touted to offer a faster page-turning experience to the user.
The new Amazon Kindle Oasis also has the IPX8-rated build that gives it protection against water damage for up to two metres for up to 60 minutes. According to Amazon, the Kindle Oasis is able to withstand accidental splashes and drops without getting damaged. Even though the build of the Kindle Oasis is thin with an ergonomic design it comes with a battery which can last for weeks on a single charge.