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Amazon Launches Italian and Spanish Kindle Stores Today
      #41739 - 12/01/11 02:04 PM

Today Amazon launched the Italian Kindle Store and Spanish Kindle Store. The Italian Kindle Store offers customers the largest selection of Italian-language titles in digital with over 16,000 Italian-language Kindle books, a wide array of best sellers and hundreds of free Italian classics. In all, the new store offers customers over 900,000 titles--including thousands of global best sellers--in English and other languages. The Spanish Kindle Store offers 22,000 Spanish-language Kindle books, including the most best sellers in Spain with 20 of the Top 30 El Cultural fiction and non-fiction best sellers, the largest selection of Catalan, Basque and Galician books--and over a thousand free classics in Spanish. The new store offers customers over 900,000 titles - including thousands of global best sellers - in English and other languages. Amazon also announced the new Kindle is now available on and for only 99 euro. Here is more info:

Smallest, Lightest Kindle Ever: The first Italian-language and Spanish-language Kindle is small and light enough to fit in your pocket and take with you everywhere. At only 170 grams, the new Kindle is 30 percent lighter than the previous generation Kindle, weighing less than a typical paperback, and 18 percent smaller while still keeping the same 6-inch e-ink display.

Most Advanced Electronic Ink Display: Kindle's high-contrast electronic ink display delivers clear, crisp text and images. Unlike LCD screens, Kindle reads like real paper, with no glare, even in bright sunlight.

Even Faster Page Turns: Kindle's powerful processor is tuned for 10 percent faster page turns compared to the previous generation Kindle.

Built-In Wi-Fi: The first Italian-language Kindle has built-in Wi-Fi support.

Books in 60 Seconds: With fast, free wireless delivery, you can start reading books on Kindle in less than 60 seconds.

Holds up to 1,400 Books: Kindle allows you to carry your entire library in your pocket.

No Battery Anxiety - Up To One Month Battery Life: Read for up to one month on a single charge with wireless off.

Free Cloud Storage: Books purchased from the Kindle Store are automatically backed up for free in the Worry-Free Archive where they can be re-downloaded wirelessly, anytime.

"Buy Once, Read Everywhere": Kindle books can be read on Kindles, iPhone, iPad, iPod touch, PCs, Macs and Android-based devices.

Whispersync: Amazon Whispersync automatically syncs your place across devices, so you can pick up where you left off.

Free Books: Over one million free books in Italian and foreign languages are available to read on Kindle.

Free Book Samples: First chapters of Kindle books are available to download and read for free before you decide to buy.

Adjustable Fonts: Read comfortably with eight different sizes and three font styles.

Customers can start shopping in the Italian Kindle Store and learn more about the first Italian-language Kindle at and the first Spanish-language Kindle at


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