Amazon Kindle Oasis is the thinnest and the lightest Kindle that has been launched by Amazon so far. On an average, the e-reader is over 20 percent lighter and 30 percent thinner than the other models of Kindle.
The Kindle Oasis has a stunning design and its display is of superior quality. Leaving the design and display apart, the e-reader comes loaded with tons of features that make it an impressive offering despite its higher price tag.
You might not even have the slightest clue on the features that the Kindle Oasis comes with. Take a look at the capabilities of this e-reader before you decide that it is expensive to buy.
Physical page turn buttons give a magazine-like feel
The Kindle Oasis has two physical buttons on it that facilitate page navigation. These are placed at the same distance from the top and the bottom edges of the e-reader. Also, these are designed to be operated by your thumb.
The device is comfortable for one-handed reading. The accelerometer in the screen will orient the content properly as you switch between your right and left hand for reading. You can use the touch display to turn the page when you're using your left hand.
The dual-battery feature in Kindle Oasis is just wow!
The Kindle Oasis comes with a new dual-battery system. To use this, you need to connect the e-reader to the cover as the latter has a battery that recharge the Kindle Oasis automatically.
The cover's battery is optimized to deliver months of life to the device. When the cover is snapped to the device and it is plugged in, the Kindle Oasis will be charged.
Save and sync bookmarks, last red page, etc.
You can use the Whispersync feature to save and synchronize the bookmarks, last page read and the annotations across your devices. This will let you pick up from wherever you left.
Build your vocabulary with the in-built dictionary
Make use of the dictionary that is in-built in the Amazon Kindle Oasis to look up the words that seem to be new to you. You can compile the words in the form of an easy-to-use list for easy access later.
Moreover, the Smart Lookup feature integrates the dictionary with the other references such as Wikipedia and also helps in translation.
Share with your friends on social media
You can use the highlight option while reading a content to share paragraphs and sentences, add quotes as well as share them with your friends on social media.
Get to know how quickly you can read
With the Time to Read feature, you can get to know how soon you can complete a chapter or a specific book. It depends on your reading speed.
Encourage kids to access a wide range of books
Kindle FreeTime will help you engage your kid access books from the Amazon accounts of both you and your spouse. This will give your kid a wide range of books that they can enjoy reading.
Read comfortably with different font sizes
You can read books at your comfort by just increasing the font size. All you need to do is just pan across the screen the see the different font sizes that are available.