Amazon has announced that two new Kindles. Sales of the current Kindle 2 have been halted and orders for the new Kindles will be accepted beginning today.
Here’s what is known so far about these new kindles :
- There will be two versions, a $189 3G version and a $139 WiFi only version
- They will have the improved screen now available on the Kindle DXG and be offered in white or graphite
- The new Kindles will be 21% smaller but with the same 6-inch screens, with increased memory (4GB) and battery life (up to a month)
These new Kindles will begin shipping on August 27th.