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Version Released Service Status Release
Kindle Oasis 3 (10th Generation) 1 year and 8 months ago
(24 Jul 2019)
Yes 5.13.5
Kindle 10 (10th Generation) 2 years ago
(10 Apr 2019)
Yes 5.13.5
Kindle Paperwhite 4 (10th Generation) 2 years and 5 months ago
(07 Nov 2018)
Yes 5.13.5
Kindle Oasis 2 (9th Generation) 3 years and 5 months ago
(31 Oct 2017)
Yes 5.13.5
Kindle 8 (8th Generation) 4 years and 9 months ago
(22 Jun 2016)
Yes 5.13.5
Kindle Oasis (8th Generation) 4 years and 11 months ago
(27 Apr 2016)
Yes 5.13.5
Kindle Paperwhite 3 (7th Generation) 5 years and 9 months ago
(30 Jun 2015)
Ended 4 months ago
(01 Dec 2020)
NA
Kindle Voyage (7th Generation) 6 years ago
(04 Nov 2014)
Yes 5.13.5
Kindle 7 (7th Generation) 6 years ago
(02 Oct 2014)
Ended 1 year and 6 months ago
(01 Oct 2019)
NA
Kindle Paperwhite 2 (6th Generation) 7 years ago
(30 Sep 2013)
Ended 1 year and 6 months ago
(01 Oct 2019)
NA

Amazon Kindle is a series of e-readers designed by Amazon. There is no official data of the release cycle. Based on Wikipedia and INFORMER, Amazon Kindle usually releases every year.

Also, there is no official information about the end of life date. However, according to the software release notes at Kindle E-Reader Software Updates, the software update usually lasts about five years.

Please be noted that the older version of release notes are not available on the Amazon website. The update information can be got from Kindle -> Menu ->Settings -> Device Info -> What’s New

More information is available on the Amazon Kindle website.

You should be running one of the supported release numbers listed above in the rightmost column.


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