What's New

Stability and Performance Improvements

App Description

The Kindle app is optimized for the iPad, iPhone, and iPod touch, giving users the ability to read Kindle books, newspapers, magazines, textbooks and PDFs on a beautiful, easy-to-use interface. You’ll have access to over 1,000,000 books plus hundreds of newspapers and magazines. Amazon Whispersync automatically syncs your last page read, bookmarks, notes, and highlights across devices, so you can pick up your book where you left off on another device.

Get the best reading experience available on your iPad, iPhone, and iPod touch:

• Customize your reading experience by choosing margin size, line spacing, background color, font size, font style, and either portrait or landscape format.
• Tap and hold text to quickly highlight important sections, easily edit or change highlight colors, and select long passages that span multiple pages.
• Exclusive to Kindle, X-Ray lets you see the “bones of the book” and learn more about notable characters, places, and phrases with descriptions from Shelfari and Wikipedia. (English Titles Only)
• Collections: Easily categorize books, docs, and magazines with a few, easy taps.
• Instant dictionary word lookup with 250,000 entries and definitions. Tap and hold a word to view the definition. You can also use previously purchased Dictionaries, such as medical, legal, or other translation references.
• Search inside the book to find a character, topic, or section you want to revisit.
• Simply tap on either side of the screen or flick to turn pages.
• Our Whispersync technology syncs your last page read, notes, bookmarks, and highlights across devices, so you can pick up where you left off.
• Read hundreds of newspapers and magazines including The Economist, Reader’s Digest, Martha Stewart Living, and Food Network Magazine with high resolution color images.
• Email PDFs & other documents to your new Send-to-Kindle e-mail address and we deliver them to your device. The documents are automatically archived in the Amazon Cloud and available for re-download on your iOS devices. You can also read PDFs from Mail, Safari, or by transferring them from iTunes.
• Use the Notebook in your Print Replica textbooks to review your bookmarks, highlights, notes. Tag and filter the most important items to study.
• Accessibility features make it easier for blind and visually impaired customers to navigate their Kindle libraries, read & interact with books, and more. Enable VoiceOver in your device settings to begin. A quick reference to gestures can be found under the FAQ section in settings.

App Screenshots

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App Changes

  • March 16, 2015 New version 4.7.5
  • February 16, 2015 New version 4.7.1
  • February 10, 2015 New version 4.7
  • December 15, 2014 New version 4.6
  • December 15, 2014 New version 4.6
  • October 13, 2014 New version 4.5.2
  • September 29, 2014 New version 4.5.1
  • September 18, 2014 New version 4.5
  • July 30, 2014 New version 4.4
  • June 10, 2014 New version 4.3
  • April 23, 2014 New version 4.2
  • February 04, 2014 New version 4.1.2
  • January 17, 2014 New version 4.1.1
  • January 06, 2014 New version 4.1
  • September 18, 2013 New version 4.0
  • September 08, 2013 New version 3.9.2
  • August 08, 2013 New version 3.9.1
  • July 30, 2013 New version 3.9
  • June 18, 2013 New version 3.8.1
  • June 05, 2013 New version 3.8
  • May 01, 2013 New version 3.7
  • February 27, 2013 New version 3.6.2
  • February 27, 2013 New version 3.6.1
  • February 15, 2013 New version 3.6
  • December 04, 2012 New version 3.5
  • October 24, 2012 New version 3.4
  • September 22, 2012 New version 3.3
  • August 29, 2012 New version 3.2
  • July 02, 2012 New version 3.1.1
  • June 14, 2012 New version 3.1
  • March 21, 2012 New version 3.0.1
  • March 15, 2012 New version 3.0
  • December 21, 2011 New version 2.9
  • October 08, 2011 New version 2.8.5
  • August 17, 2011 New version 2.8.1
  • July 26, 2011 New version 2.8
  • April 21, 2011 New version 2.7
  • March 15, 2011 New version 2.6.1
  • February 14, 2011 New version 2.6
  • January 19, 2011 New version 2.5.1
  • January 10, 2011 New version 2.5
  • October 13, 2010 New version 2.3.1
  • October 08, 2010 New version 2.3
  • August 24, 2010 New version 2.2.1
  • July 30, 2010 New version 2.2
  • June 23, 2010 New version 2.1.1
  • June 13, 2010 New version 2.1
  • April 07, 2010 New version 2.0.1
  • April 03, 2010 New version 2.0
  • December 12, 2009 New version 1.3
  • October 21, 2009 New version 1.2
  • May 19, 2009 New version 1.1