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AMAZON Kindle Paperwhite eReader - White
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  • 6" e-paper touchscreen
  • WiFi
  • Storage: 4 GB
  • Up to 6 weeks battery life
Product Code: 164998
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  • Product DetailsBack to top

  • Top features:

    - Crisp 300 ppi screen reads like real paper

    - Ultra-long 6 week battery life

    - Choose from over 4 million books

    - Language translations and vocabulary builder to make reading easier

    Crisper, cleaner screen

    The Kindle Paperwhite has a screen that reads like real paper without any glare, even in direct sunlight. Enjoy all your favourite books in comfort with the 300 ppi resolution screen that makes text appear just like it does in print.
    Perfect for reading at night without straining your eyes, the Kindle Paperwhite has a built in light that can be adjusted to suit you, evenly illuminating the screen for every setting. Designed with a range of font sizes, you can enjoy reading without straining your eyes. The layout and typography is automatically adjusted so that each page looks great at every size.

    Ultra-long battery life

    With just one charge the Kindle Paperwhite can last for up to six weeks, so that you're not left searching for a charger when you're on holiday.

    Thinner than a pencil and lighter than a paperback book, the Kindle is designed to be light enough to hold in one hand comfortably.

    Wireless connections and features

    Browse Amazon's expansive selection of over four million books and discover new titles with Goodreads straight from your Kindle. By connecting to your home wireless network or a Wi-Fi hotspot, you can download any book you like in under 60 seconds without having to manually connect to a computer.

    With the Kindle app, you can sync what you're reading across all your devices so that you can stop reading on your phone and continue where you left off on your Kindle. And with Whispersync technology, all your bookmarks and annotations are saved too.

    Making reading simpler

    See how long a book will take you to read at a glance with the Time to Read function, which is personalised according to your reading speed. And if you want to skip ahead or skim forward a few pages, Page Flip remembers where you started so you don't lose your place.

    Read books or passages in other languages with Bing Translator, which will translate any highlighted word or section with a single tap. And if you want to make notes, you can share them on Facebook and Twitter or just save them for your own reference.

    When children are starting to read their first chapter books, Word Wise makes it easier for them to understand new words, as short and simple definitions appear above the more challenging parts.

    Other great features include X-Ray for exploring deeper into a books ideas, characters, places; and Vocabulary Builder to help expand your knowledge and word retention.
  • Technical InformationBack to top
    4 GB  
    Screen size
    Screen type
    E Ink  
    Pixels per inch
    300 ppi  
    Screen features

    -16 grey levels
    -Reads like real paper without glare
    Multi-point touchscreen  
    Micro USB x 1  
    802.11 b/g/n  
    Battery life

    -Up to 6 weeks(based on half an hour of reading per day, with wireless off & light setting at 10. Battery life will vary based on light & wireless usage)
    Battery type
    Box contents

    -Amazon Kindle Paperwhite eReader
    -micro-USB charging cable
    -Quick Start guide
    117 x 169 x 10 mm (H x W x D)  
    210 g  
    Manufacturer’s guarantee
    1 year  
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  • Delivery Charges & ServicesBack to top

    Delivery Charge Summary 

    Item Type Delivery Charge Delivery Timeline
    Small Items €4.99 for entire order Up to 5 working days1
    (such as Sat Navs, Cameras, Laptops etc.)    
    Large Items €19.99 for entire order Up to 5 working days1
    (such as Large TVs .)    

     1. We endeavour to deliver all small items per above however, during January Sale period, orders are subject to extended delivery times.  If this is the case, we will keep you informed and as soon as your order is dispatched from our warehouse you will receive an email notification with your tracking information.  

    Delivery information

    When it comes to dropping stuff off, our delivery team also known as 'Knowhow delivery team' have certainly got the muscle.  We deliver the big bulky products like large screen TVs above  39".  To save you the hassle, we'll even recycle your old product and remove the packaging - for free.

    Small products such as cameras, sat navs, TVs under 39", printers, softwares, data storage, tablets, laptops are couriered to you from our delivery partners - DPD.

    Please see below more information on our delivery services.

    Large Product Delivery Information 

    Large products such large screen TVs above 39" are generally delivered by our Knowhow delivery teams.  

    Knowhow Delivery Services

    The Knowhow team are here to deliver your product between Tuesday and Saturday inclusive in most areas (with the exception of Donegal-we delivery once a week).  We can deliver all large items to anywhere in the Republic of Ireland with the exception of island locations.  We aim to deliver within 5 working days. 

    Delivery Process

    -    Delivery is 5 day a week (Tuesday to Saturday), usually from 8a.m. - 6p.m.

    The evening before your delivery is scheduled our Knowhow team will call you between 3pm and 6pm to advise you of your delivery time window. 

    An initial delivery during a 4 hour time slot will be supplied. 

    -    On the day of delivery our Knowhow drivers will call you at least 30
    minutes before arriving at the shipping address to give you an estimated time of arrival.  

    -    We will un-box your item and remove all packaging for recycling free of charge. 

    -    We will deliver to your room of choice.  We can also install it for you a small fee - see below.

    -    We will remove your old appliances and scrap free of charge.

    Delivery Charges

    Delivery is €19.99 for your entire order - no matter how many items you decide to purchase.  These delivery charges apply to online purchases only. 

    Other useful services also provided by Knowhow when they deliver your large products.

    Installation: We offer a range of installation services for TVs above 39" Learn more on our installation page.

    Free Recycling: We'll take away your old TV for free recycling.  We do this as standard when you order a replacement large appliance from us.  Learn more on our Recycling page.

    Order tracking: You can track your large item delivery through our Knowhow team.  Click here for Knowhow tracking.

    Small Product Delivery Information

    Small products include items such as laptops, desktop pcs, tablets, printers, softwares, data storage and TVs under 39".  These are couriered to you from our delivery partners - DPD courier.

    We deliver anywhere in Ireland with the exception of island locations. 

    Deliveries are Monday to Friday (excluding Bank Holiday Mondays), generally between 9a.m. to 6p.m.  Please allow 4-7 working days for extended Bank Holiday periods such as Christmas and Easter. 

    Please note:  DPD will not pick up WEEE returns on small products, however you may take your WEEE returns with a valid receipt to your nearest Currys store - click HERE.

    For security reasons we do not deliver to parcel motels.

    Delivery charges

    Delivery is €4.99 for your entire order.

    When do we deliver? 

    For our larger items such as our large screen TVs, we deliver Tuesday - Saturday inclusive, usually between 8a.m. to 6p.m. (service may vary in some outlying areas of Ireland).

    For our smaller items, standard delivery is Monday to Friday, generally between 9a.m. to 6pm, and we aim to get your purchase to you within 3-5 working days.  Please also 4-7 working days for extended Bank Holiday periods such as Easter and Christmas.

    Order tracking

    Whether you have a standard delivery or a specific delivery booked with us, you can track your order through our dedicated Knowhow tracking webpage, or via the courier specified in your confirmation email.  Visit our Knowhow Track It facility and pop your details in the tracker to view the delivery schedule.

    Larger items such as large screen TVs may not be available to view until after 10p.m..

    All you need is your reference number (found on your email confirmation or receipt from your store).

    Delivery terms

    Product availability

    On some products, we offer the option to order an item in advance if it's not in stock at the time, but we know that more stock is on its way and we will let you know the date we expect delivery to be available on the site.  If you purchase two or more products at a time, they may have different availabilities and methods of delivery, in which case you may receive your items individually as soon as they become available.

    VAT & Delays

    Please be aware that we cannot offer VAT refunds to overseas customers ordering goods to be delivered to a Ireland address.  We do everything we can to ensure our delivery times are met but sometimes delays do occur with deliveries during peak ordering periods i.e. Christmas and Sale periods.  We will let you know if we become aware of any unexpected delays.

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