Amazon started pushing an update to the Kindle Fire Android tablet, the latest software is version 6.3 and it comes with a range of new features and is now available to download to your Kindle Fire.
The new version of software includes:
- The ability to share passages and notes directly from books
- Book Extras let you character descriptions, glossary terms, and other data without leaving a book.
- Personal document archiving for easy retrieval
- Print-replica textbooks for students
- Whispersync will now work with Personal Documents, letting you sync your last read page between devices.
- New “reading view” for Silk removes images and other distracting content for easy reading and many more…
Amazon have also fixed a previously problem with regards to movie rentals, now when you download a movie to watch on your device, the rental period won’t start until you actually watch the movie, previously the rental period started when you downloaded the movie.
If you don’t want to wait for Amazon to wirelessly deliver the software to you, you may be able to download the update straight from Amazon’s servers and use the “Update your Kindle” option under device settings to install it.