TRENDING NOW: Report: Tencent raising billions to buy EA, Take-Two, or others

Kindle for Samsung app brings eBooks to Samsung devices

Kindle for Samsung app launches to bring Samsung smartphone and tablet users access to millions of eBooks offered by Amazon in digital format.

Published Thu, Apr 17 2014 10:06 AM CDT   |   Updated Tue, Nov 3 2020 12:17 PM CST

Samsung has announced that a new app is available globally for Samsung device users. The new app is called Kindle for Samsung and it will deliver millions of best selling digital books from the Amazon Kindle platform. Samsung says that 500,000 of those titles will be exclusive to Samsung users.

Kindle for Samsung app brings eBooks to Samsung devices |

The application is available for download on any Samsung smartphone or tablet that runs Android 4.0 or higher. The app is a free download. Most of the books will be titles that you have to purchase. However, Samsung will offer Samsung Book Deals that will deliver up to 12 free eBooks each year.

Users will be able to choose a free book from a selection of four titles each month with each book chosen just for Galaxy devices. The app supports Whispersync to keep your place across multiple devices. Samsung also has a Time to Read feature that shows how much time at the users reading speed is left before the end of the chapter. Kindle for Samsung is available now in more than 90 countries.

Shane is a long time technology writer who has been writing full time for over a decade. Shane will cover all sorts of news for TweakTown including tech and other topics. When not writing about all things geeky, he can be found at the track teaching noobs how to race cars.

Newsletter Subscription

Related Tags

Newsletter Subscription
Latest News
View More News
Latest Reviews
View More Reviews
Latest Articles
View More Articles