The Amazon Kindle app puts millions of books at your fingertips. This Kindle application for every reader, whether you’re a book reader, magazine reader, or newspaper reader—and you don’t need to own a Kindle to use it. Choose from over four million Kindle books from the Kindle Store or enjoy popular magazines like The Economist and Reader’s Digest with high-resolution color images.
Amazon Kindle is a free e-book reader and manager for Windows & Android. Get the best reading experience available on your PC or Android Phone. No Kindle required. Access your Amazon Kindle books even if you don’t have your Kindle with you. Automatically synchronizes your last page read and annotations between devices with Whispersync. Create new highlights, notes, and bookmarks and manage those created on your Amazon Kindle. Full-screen reading view, color modes, and brightness controls offer an immersive reading experience. Shop for books in the Amazon Kindle store.
This Kindle Application is a handy and easy to use application that you can use to read Kindle books using your computer, Mobile phones or Tablet without needing a Kindle device. In order to use it, you need to have a registered Amazon account, as the application prompts you to log in right at startup. The interface is simple, allowing you to browse your book library and manage your collections.
Double-clicking on any book opens it for reading. Navigating is easy, as the table of contents can help you jump to the desired chapter and you can use the ‘Search’ function to easily find a phrase or a location. There are two different methods for turning pages: using the mouse scroll wheel or the keyboard arrow keys. Users can easily change the font size, set the number of words per line, adjust the brightness and modify the color mode or even place the text on two different columns in order to enhance the reading experience. Full-screen mode is also available.
In addition to this, users can take notes, highlight text sections and add bookmarks in order to remember important book sections. Also, you can view passages that are most frequently highlighted by other users. The program features a handy dictionary that can display complete definitions when a word is selected, but you can also search it online directly from the application.
One of the advantages that this Kindle Application comes with refers to the synchronization functionality. For instance, if you have a Kindle device or you are using Kindle on your iPhone (with the same registered Amazon account), this feature helps you synchronize your bookmarks, annotations, and the last page read, so that you pick up where you left off when switching between devices. These Application users do not own a Kindle device, but you want to read your favorite digital books, this Kindle Application for PC & Andriod phones is best the tool for you. Ease of use, together with its customization and sync features make it a great tool for reading e-books.
Amazon Kindle Features
Sync to Furthest Page Read
Whispersync technology automatically syncs your books across apps, so you can start reading on one device with the Kindle app installed, and pick up where you left off on another device with the Kindle app installed. You don’t need to own a Kindle to use the app, but if you do, Whispersync also syncs your Kindle books between your apps (including the Kindle for PC or Android app) and your Kindle devices.
Look Up Words
Use the built-in dictionary in the Kindle for PC or Android app to look up the definition of words without interrupting your reading.
Search in Books
Search inside any book to find a topic, character, or section you want to revisit.
Organize your books into various collections/lists with the Kindle for PC app.
Look Up Book Facts:
Access descriptions of characters, important places, popular quotes, and themes from Shelfari, the community-powered encyclopedia for book-lovers.
Switch to full-screen reading mode, choose your background color, and adjust the brightness of your screen from within the Kindle for PC app.
Choose from a large selection of e-textbooks to read with the Kindle for PC & Android app and avoid the hassle of carrying around heavy textbooks.
Highlight, take notes and add bookmarks in any book.
View Page Numbers:
See page numbers that correspond to a book’s print edition page numbers to easily cite passages. This feature is available with thousands of books in the Kindle Store.
Amazon Kindle Benefits
Take your Kindle books with you
- The Kindle app is available for most major smartphones, tablets, and computers. That means with our free Kindle reading apps, you can buy a Kindle book once, and read it on any device with the Kindle app installed*. You can also read that same Kindle book on a Kindle device if you own one.
- Sync to the furthest read page
- With Amazon’s Whispersync technology, you can automatically save and sync your furthest page read, bookmarks, notes, and highlights across all your devices. That means you can start reading a book on one device, and pick up where you left off on another device
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Pros and Cons
|Easy to Use||No annotations or highlighting|
|Syncs with Kindle devices||Minimal options|
|Account||Amazon registered account|
|Operating System||Windows Vista, Windows Vista 64-bit, Windows 7, Windows 7 64-bit, Windows XP, Windows XP 64-bit, Windows 8, Windows 8 64-bit, Windows 10, Windows 10 64-bit|
|Title||Amazon Kindle 1.26.55076 For Windows|
|File Size||53.9 MB|
|Requirements||Windows Vista, Windows Vista 64-bit, Windows 7, Windows 7 64-bit, Windows XP, Windows XP 64-bit, Windows 8, Windows 8 64-bit, Windows 10, Windows 10 64-bit|
|Available Languages||English, Italian, French, Spanish, Polish, Chinese, German, Japanese|
|Date added||Friday, May 31th, 2019|
|Author||Amazon Inc https://www.amazon.com|