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A Kindle is a small hand-held electronic device for reading books, which has been developed by online retailer Amazon

Amazon Oasis (Wifi)

Lighter than a paperback, Longest Battery Life Kindle, High-resolution 300 ppi, Thinnest and the only light weight Kindle, Enhanced built-in adjustable light, Free cloud storage for all Amazon content

This Amazon's latest new kindle is the thinnest and lightest Kindle ever that can be read even more comfortably for hours together. It is designed with physical buttons to easily and effortlessly turn the page.Oasis is the only with longest Kindle battery life as the included leather charging cover boosts battery to last months.

Longest Battery Life: A single charge lasts up to eight weeks, based on half an hour of reading per day with wireless off and the light setting at 10.

Battery life will vary based on light and wireless usage.

A touchscreen interface makes it easier to use features like X-Ray, Goodreads, built—in dictionary, highlighting, and more. And with a glare-free screen that looks like real paper, you can read as easily in bright sunlight as in your living room.

Amazon Paperwhite Wi-Fi (Black)

Unlike tablets, no screen glare, even in bright sunlight, Massive book selection, lowest prices, Over 30,000 FREE eBooks and 2 million paid eBooks

Kindle Paperwhite's Smart Lookup feature integrates a full dictionary with X-Ray and Wikipedia so you can access definitions, characters, settings and more without leaving your page or losing your place. Words looked up in the dictionary are automatically added to Vocabulary Builder to expand your knowledge and reinforce retention. Swipe through your vocabulary words, quiz yourself with flashcards and instantly see those words in context. Paperwhite guides light towards the surface of the display with its next generation front light – unlike back-lit tablets that shine in your eyes – so you can read comfortably without straining your eyes. Adjust your screen's brightness for great reading in any light.

Kindle Paperwhite is a great choice if you already have a high-speed internet connection and wireless router set up in your home. If you do not have Wi-Fi set up at home, Kindle Paperwhite 3G may be a better option – 3G connectivity lets you download books anytime, anywhere.

Amazon 6" e-reader with Wi-Fi (Black)

Amazon's most affordable kindle e - reader- Over 30,000 FREE eBooks and 2 million paid eBooks

Kindle Paperwhite's Smart Lookup feature integrates a full dictionary with X-Ray and Wikipedia so you can access definitions, characters, settings and more without leaving your page or losing your place. Words looked up in the dictionary are automatically added to Vocabulary Builder to expand your knowledge and reinforce retention. Swipe through your vocabulary words, quiz yourself with flashcards and instantly see those words in context. Paperwhite guides light towards the surface of the display with its next generation front light – unlike back-lit tablets that shine in your eyes – so you can read comfortably without straining your eyes. Adjust your screen's brightness for great reading in any light.Design your own perfect reading experience by increasing the text size to suit you. Choose from eight text sizes to prevent tired eyes and keep you reading longer.


Side by Side comparison

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Oasis (Wifi) : Amazon Oasis Kindle
Paperwhite Wi-Fi (Black) : All New Kindle Paperwhite WiFi
6" e-reader with Wi-Fi (Black) : Kindle, 6" Glare-Free Touchscreen Display, Wi-Fi (Black)
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6" e-reader with Wi-Fi (Black)
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Highlights
Oasis (Wifi) : Wi-Fi Only
Paperwhite Wi-Fi (Black) : Wi-Fi Only
6" e-reader with Wi-Fi (Black) : Wi-Fi Only
The 3G feature in this device enables you to access wikipedia and kindle store to download books. Kindle 3G can connect to the internet via free 3G without a wireless set up. The 3G connectivity uses the same wireless network as your phone without paying any monthly fees. But your kindle may use the wireless network.
Oasis (Wifi) : 
Paperwhite Wi-Fi (Black) : 
6" e-reader with Wi-Fi (Black) : 
Glare free screen enables reading even in direct sunlight. It gives a real paper like effect while reading on an e-reader in the sunlight.
Resolution
Oasis (Wifi) : 300 PPI
Paperwhite Wi-Fi (Black) : 300 PPI
6" e-reader with Wi-Fi (Black) : 167 PPI
Warranty(Months)
Oasis (Wifi) : 12
Paperwhite Wi-Fi (Black) : 12
6" e-reader with Wi-Fi (Black) : 12
Warranty Terms
Oasis (Wifi) : 
Paperwhite Wi-Fi (Black) : 
6" e-reader with Wi-Fi (Black) : Kindle is sold with a limited warranty of one year provided by the manufacturer
Technical Details
Oasis (Wifi) : -
Paperwhite Wi-Fi (Black) : High-resolution display with 300 ppi - reads like real paper
6" e-reader with Wi-Fi (Black) : -
Display and its technology used in the devices like phones, tablets or kindle is of great important for the E-readers. A good display makes it easier to read specially during long reading sessions on an electronic book reader. E-reader displays are of different types such as LED, LCD, E-ink glare free etc. The display plays an important role in making the kindle a better device for reading books. You can use glare free display screen for reading directly in the sunlight.
Oasis (Wifi) : 4 GB
Paperwhite Wi-Fi (Black) : 4 GB
6" e-reader with Wi-Fi (Black) : 4 GB
Storage of an e-reader is nothing but the capacity of the device to store the data. It comes in several gigabytes such as 2 GB, 4 GB etc which has a capability of storing thousands of books.
Screen Size
Oasis (Wifi) : 6 "
Paperwhite Wi-Fi (Black) : 6 "
6" e-reader with Wi-Fi (Black) : 6 "
Oasis (Wifi) : 
Paperwhite Wi-Fi (Black) : 
6" e-reader with Wi-Fi (Black) : No
This is a very important feature of any kindle as it automatically adjusts the light when you are reading in a dark room or in the sunlight. This improves your e-reading experience without putting strain on your eyes.
Page Turns
Oasis (Wifi) : Touchscreen + Page Turn Buttons
Paperwhite Wi-Fi (Black) : Touch Screen
6" e-reader with Wi-Fi (Black) : Touch Screen
Additional Details
Oasis (Wifi) : 
Paperwhite Wi-Fi (Black) : 
6" e-reader with Wi-Fi (Black) : 
Supports public and private Wi-Fi networks or hotspots that use the 802.11b, 802.11g or 802.11n standard with support for WEP, WPA and WPA2 security using password authentication or Wi-Fi Protected Setup (WPS). Kindle Wi-Fi model can connect to the internet only through Wi-Fi connection.
System Requirements
Oasis (Wifi) : None; fully wireless and doesn't require a computer to download content
Paperwhite Wi-Fi (Black) : None; fully wireless and doesn't require a computer to download content
6" e-reader with Wi-Fi (Black) : None; fully wireless and doesn't require a computer to download content
Content Formats Supported
Oasis (Wifi) : BMP, DOC, DOCX, GIF, HTML, JPEG, Kindle(AZW), Kindle Format 8 (AZW3), PDF, PNG, TXT, Unprotected MOBI
Paperwhite Wi-Fi (Black) : BMP, DOC, DOCX, GIF, HTML, JPEG, Kindle(AZW), Kindle Format 8 (AZW3), PDF (without password and DRM), PNG, TXT, Unprotected MOBI
6" e-reader with Wi-Fi (Black) : BMP, DOC, DOCX, GIF, HTML, JPEG, Kindle(AZW), Kindle Format 8 (AZW3), PDF (without password and DRM), PNG, TXT, Unprotected MOBI
Color
Oasis (Wifi) : Black
Paperwhite Wi-Fi (Black) : Black
6" e-reader with Wi-Fi (Black) : Black
Features
Oasis (Wifi) : -
Paperwhite Wi-Fi (Black) : Carry and Read Personal Documents, Kindle library stored for free in the Cloud, Organise Your Library, Parental Controls
6" e-reader with Wi-Fi (Black) : Carry and Read Personal Documents, Kindle library stored for free in the Cloud, Organise Your Library, Parental Controls
Battery
Battery Life
Oasis (Wifi) : 8 Weeks
Paperwhite Wi-Fi (Black) : 6 Weeks
6" e-reader with Wi-Fi (Black) : 6 Weeks
Charge Time
Oasis (Wifi) : 3 H
Paperwhite Wi-Fi (Black) : 4 H
6" e-reader with Wi-Fi (Black) : 4 H
Accessories
In the box
Oasis (Wifi) : Kindle, Quick Start Guide, USB 2.0 charging cable
Paperwhite Wi-Fi (Black) : Kindle, Quick Start Guide, USB 2.0 charging cable
6" e-reader with Wi-Fi (Black) : Kindle, Quick Start Guide, USB 2.0 charging cable
Weight and Dimensions
Weight
Oasis (Wifi) : 131 Gm
Paperwhite Wi-Fi (Black) : 217 Gm
6" e-reader with Wi-Fi (Black) : 191 Gm
Width
Oasis (Wifi) : 122 mm
Paperwhite Wi-Fi (Black) : 117 mm
6" e-reader with Wi-Fi (Black) : 119 mm
Depth
Oasis (Wifi) : 3.4 mm
Paperwhite Wi-Fi (Black) : 9.1 mm
6" e-reader with Wi-Fi (Black) : 10.2 mm
Height
Oasis (Wifi) : 143 mm
Paperwhite Wi-Fi (Black) : 169 mm
6" e-reader with Wi-Fi (Black) : 169 mm