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Amazon Kindle is a series of e-readers designed by Amazon.

Release Released Service Status Latest
Kindle 11 (11th Generation) 6 months ago
(13 Sep 2022)
Kindle Paperwhite 5 (11th Generation) 1 year and 5 months ago
(27 Oct 2021)
Kindle Oasis 3 (10th Generation) 3 years and 8 months ago
(24 Jul 2019)
Kindle 10 (10th Generation) 3 years and 11 months ago
(10 Apr 2019)
Kindle Paperwhite 4 (10th Generation) 4 years ago
(07 Nov 2018)
Kindle Oasis 2 (9th Generation) 5 years ago
(31 Oct 2017)
Kindle 8 (8th Generation) 6 years and 9 months ago
(22 Jun 2016)
Kindle Oasis (8th Generation) 6 years and 11 months ago
(27 Apr 2016)
Kindle Paperwhite 3 (7th Generation) 7 years ago
(30 Jun 2015)
Kindle Voyage (7th Generation) 8 years ago
(04 Nov 2014)
Ended 1 year and 12 months ago
(01 Apr 2021)
Kindle 7 (7th Generation) 8 years ago
(02 Oct 2014)
Ended 3 years and 5 months ago
(01 Oct 2019)
Kindle Paperwhite 2 (6th Generation) 9 years ago
(30 Sep 2013)
Ended 3 years and 5 months ago
(01 Oct 2019)

For more information on the latest software release notes visit: Kindle E-Reader Software Updates.

Kindles are guaranteed four years of security updates from when the device was last sold on For more information visit the Kindle Device Software Security Updates webpage.

The older version of release notes are not available on the Amazon website. The changelog is still available in the device by following the Settings -> Device Info -> What's New menu.

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.

You can submit an improvement to this page on GitHub :octocat: . This page has a corresponding Talk Page.

A JSON version of this page is available at /api/kindle.json. See the API Documentation for more information. You can subscribe to the iCalendar feed at /calendar/kindle.ics.

This page was last updated on 24 March 2023.