Amazon Kindle

Amazon Kindle
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File weight

3 MB

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Works with

  • Windows Phone 8.1
  • Windows Phone 8
  • Windows Phone 7.5

App requires

  • phone identity
  • data services
  • web browser component
  • HD720P (720x1280)
  • WVGA (480x800)
  • WXGA (768x1280)
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Supported languages (2)

English (United States) English
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- Fixed: stuck on loading screen
- Fixed: crash on app start

Read eBooks on your Windows Phone 8, including thousands of free Kindle books.

The Kindle reading app puts over a million* eBooks at your fingertips—and you don't need to own a Kindle to use it. Choose from over a million Kindle books from the Kindle Store, including New York Times® best sellers and new releases. Amazon Whispersync technology automatically syncs your eBooks across apps, so you can start reading a book on your Windows Phone 8, and pick up where you left off on another device with the Kindle app installed.

Get the best reading experience available on your Windows Phone:

- Buy Once, Read Everywhere: Read anytime you have your Windows Phone 8 with you—just download the Kindle app to start reading eBooks now.

- Sync to Furthest Page Read: Amazon Whispersync technology automatically syncs your Kindle books across apps, so you can start reading on your Windows Phone 8, and pick up where you left off on another device with the Kindle app installed.

- Personalize Your Reading Experience: Adjust the screen brightness, font size, margin width, and line height.

- Read Free Books: Choose from thousands of free Kindle books such as Pride & Prejudice or The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes.

- Track Progress: Tap the screen while reading a book to see the progress indicator that shows you how much of the book you've read.

- Save Your Favorite Books: Tap while you’re reading to pin a book, or press and hold a book in your library to move it to your Archived Items.

* If you are a non-U.S. customer, book availability may vary.

Some Kindle book formats may not be supported on Windows Phone 8.
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  • by Harry 26/03/2015
    Good app, but UI is shocking.
  • by William 25/03/2015
    Pathetic app. Does not work offline as desperate to sync and then crashes. Useless app unless you have internet all the time. Amazon should be ashamed, until this app works I'll be using an alternative app, noticed kobo is there, I'll try that until this mess is fixed.
  • by Nick 23/03/2015
    This works really well but I can't seem to download the free books I have using my Amazon Prime account which is a little disappointing.
  • by Phillip 22/03/2015
    Love the app. Easy reading for text-only books, excellent navigation too. Just one thing that needs improvement. Images. They're always small, you can't zoom in or anything. I have several reference books that use pictorial illustration which one can barely make out.
  • by Nazar Mohammad 21/03/2015
    I think this is the best app. Thanks for developing such an app
  • by Emma 21/03/2015
    I like the app, but there is no highlight or annotating support. This would greatly improve the app, especially since I use it alot.
  • by Philip 20/03/2015
    Lines are often missing from books. Have to resize text to get the missing words to show. Occasionally throws up an entire blank page and its very hard to read what is supposed to be there
  • by Carina 17/03/2015
    As an e-reader is OK. But you cannot make comments, as you do in the same app for iPhone or iPad, nor can you highlight text, copy or share it on the web...
  • by Ilian 17/03/2015
    Still no personal documents support. Uninstalling.
  • by Michael 17/03/2015
    Awesome app. Would be lost without it. A must if you own a kindle.