Amazon announced today that it will be launching the Amazon Kindle Paperwhite (both Wi-Fi and 3G models) in Canada, and will be selling them through Amazon.ca along with the $89 Kindle.
Prior to today, Canadians could only purchase the $89 Kindle from the U.S. Kindle store, which meant paying in U.S. dollars and having a longer shipping time as it crossed the border. Amazon.com also did not ship the Paperwhite to Canada, which makes this the first time it’s been officially available in the country.
Peter Larsen, vice president for Amazon Kindle, says he’s excited to be making both devices readily available to Canadians.
“We hope this is going to be the best reading experience that Canadian customers have available to them,”Read More »from Amazon’s Kindle Paperwhite, $89 Kindle launch in Canada