how to identify Kindle models

so many models
many Kindles named the same
but are different

 

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Which Kindle E-reader do I have?

 

Kindle Oasis (9th Generation)

Distinguishing Features

Note: "9th Generation" is included in the name of this device because it is the 9th generation of Kindle e-readers to be released; not all of them by the same name. Not all of these generations have been available in global marketplaces outside of Amazon.com.

 

Kindle (8th Generation)

Distinguishing Features

Note: "8th Generation" is included in the name of this device because it is the 8th generation of Kindle e-readers to be released; not all of them by the same name. Not all of these generations have been available in global marketplaces outside of Amazon.com.

 

Kindle Oasis (8th Generation)

Distinguishing Features

Note: "8th Generation" is included in the name of this device because it is the 8th generation of Kindle e-readers to be released; not all of them by the same name. Not all of these generations have been available in global marketplaces outside of Amazon.com.

Kindle Paperwhite (7th Generation)

Distinguishing Features

Note: "7th Generation" is included in the name of this device because it is the 7th generation of Kindle e-readers to be released; not all of them by the same name. Not all of these generations have been available in global marketplaces outside of Amazon.com.

 

Kindle Voyage (7th Generation)

Distinguishing Features

Note: "7th Generation" is included in the name of this device because it is the 7th generation of Kindle e-readers to be released; not all of them by the same name. Not all of these generations have been available in global marketplaces outside of Amazon.com.

Kindle (7th Generation)

Distinguishing Features

Note: "7th Generation" is included in the name of this device because it is in the 7th generation of Kindle e-readers to be released; not all of them by the same name. Not all of these generations have been available in global marketplaces outside of Amazon.com.

 

Kindle Paperwhite (6th Generation)

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Kindle Paperwhite (5th Generation)

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Kindle (5th and 4th Generation)

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Kindle Touch (4th Generation)

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Kindle Keyboard (3rd Generation)

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Kindle DX (2nd Generation)

Distinguishing Features

  • 9.7" screen with auto-rotating display
  • Oblong/oval Keyboard buttons
  • Headphone jack on top of device
  • White or graphite hardware
  • Released July 2010 (Graphite), January 2010 (White, International Wireless), May 2009 (White, US Wireless)
  • Model numbers: D00801, D00611
  • Product Page
  • Fire Tablet & Kindle E-Reader Accessories

 

Kindle (2nd Generation)

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Kindle (1st Generation)

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