Review: Kindle Touch (Part 4)

To continue with my series of reviews for the Kindle Touch (read about Day 1, Day 2 and Day 3), today, I’m going to share how I find the Kindle 2011 and the Kindle Touch similar and at the same time different.


Since I mentioned that I was able to use a Kindle even before I got a KT, I think it’s only fair to give a brief comparison of the two.

Kindle 2011 vs. Kindle Touch

1 E – Ink Technology E – Ink Pearl
2 Aesthetics Gray body with matte finish;

Screen is depressed about 1/8 of an inch from the surface with a dark-colored bezel surrounding it;

The prominent Kindle logo at the top and at the back of the device;

3 Refresh Rate Full refresh every 6 pages
4 Data Transfer Through the micro USB provided (or even a generic one works fine)
5 Battery Charging By connecting the USB (“trickle charging”) to your desktop or laptop or by using an adapter
6 Reading Experience Makes reading-on-the-go a delight like no other.

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