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It’s reading time, not screen time.
Ideal for both beginner and experienced chapter book readers, Kindle Kids Edition is designed just for reading, which means no distractions from apps, videos or games.
The bundle includes a colorful cover, 1 year of Amazon FreeTime Unlimited, and a 2-year worry-free guarantee – up to a $219 value.
Kid tested, parent-approved
Set educational goals and manage content with easy-to-use parental controls. With Parent Dashboard, you can adjust age filters, add books to your child’s library, and view reading progress, and more.
And because Kindle Kids Edition is designed only for reading, in FreeTime kids do not have access to the Internet or social media.
Frequently Asked Questions
1: What is the Parent Dashboard?
Parent Dashboard allows parents to get the most out of Kindle Kids Edition. You can adjust age filters, add books to your child’s library, set daily reading goals, view your child’s reading progress, and more.
2: What books are available in FreeTime Unlimited?
FreeTime Unlimited includes the complete Harry Potter series and the first book from other popular series such as Artemis Fowl. We are always adding more content to the FreeTime Unlimited library, including these top titles and recently added books. Kids can explore the catalog by searching for specific titles and authors, or browse by themes such as Popular Books, New Books, and more.
3: How can I access even more Books?
FreeTime Unlimited provides access to books over a range of reading levels and automatically filters out what your child sees based on their age. To see a wider selection of titles, go to Parent Dashboard to adjust the age filter in your child’s profile setting. Parents can also purchase additional titles from the Kindle Store, and add them to their child’s profile via Parent Dashboard.
4. How is Kindle Kids Edition different from a tablet?
Kindle Kids Edition is purpose-built for reading, with a black & white glare-free display and weeks of battery life. It performs differently than a tablet because it’s geared for reading books – no games, ads or videos means zero distractions.
|Display||Amazon’s 6” display technology with next-generation e-paper and built-in light, 167 PPI, optimized font technology, 16-level grayscale.|
|Size||6.4” x 4.7” x 0.5” (162 x 119 x 14 mm).|
|Weight||10.2 oz (288g); Actual size and weight may vary by configuration and manufacturing process.|
|System Requirements||None; fully wireless and doesn’t require a computer to download content.|
|On-Device Storage||8 GB; holds over a thousand FreeTime Unlimited books.|
|Cloud Storage||Free cloud storage for all Amazon content.|
|Battery Life||A single charge lasts up to four (4) weeks, based on a half-hour of reading per day with wireless and Bluetooth off and the light setting at 13. Battery life will vary based on light settings, wireless usage. Audible audiobook streaming (coming soon) over Bluetooth will reduce battery life.|
|Charge Time||Fully charges in approximately 4 hours from a 5W power adapter or computer via USB cable.|
|Wi-Fi Connectivity||Supports public and private Wi-Fi networks or hotspots that use the 802.11b, g, or n standards with support for WEP, WPA and WPA2 security using password authentication or Wi-Fi Protected Setup (WPS).|
|Accessibility Features||Kindle includes the ability to adjust the font size, font face, line spacing, and margins. Learn more about Accessibility for Kindle.|
|Content Formats Supported||Kindle Format 8 (AZW3), Kindle (AZW), TXT, PDF, unprotected MOBI, PRC natively; HTML DOC, DOCX, JPEG, GIF, PNG, PMP through conversion; Audible (coming soon) audio format (AAX).|
|Documentation||Quick Start Guide; Kindle User Guide. Additional information in multiple languages available online.|
|Subscription||Includes 1 year of Amazon FreeTime Unlimited for new subscribers. Learn more|
|Warranty and Service||2-year worry-free guarantee. Use of Kindle is subject to Amazon’s Conditions of Use and the terms found here.|
|Included in the Box||Kindle, cover, USB 2.0 charging cable, and Quick Start Guide.|
|Age range||Ages 7 and up.|
|Generation||Kindle 10th Generation – 2019 release.|
|Colors||Black Kindle with Pink/Blue/Rainbow Birds/Space Station cover.|