Which Kindle E-reader do I have?

Kindle Paperwhite

Distinguishing Features

  • Amazon logo on the back
  • Built-in adjustable light
  • Touchscreen
  • No physical button on front of device
  • Black case

Kindle Paperwhite (Previous Generation)

Kindle Paperwhite image

Distinguishing Features

  • Kindle logo on back
  • Built-in adjustable light
  • Touchscreen
  • No physical button on front of device
  • Black case

Kindle

Kindle (5-way controller) image

Distinguishing Features

  • 5-way controller on front of device
  • Silver or black case
  • Wi-Fi enabled

Kindle Touch

Kindle Touch image

Distinguishing Features

  • Touchscreen
  • Single (3-line) Home button on front of device
  • Audio capabilities
  • Graphite case

Kindle Keyboard

Kindle Keyboard image

Distinguishing Features

  • Round keyboard buttons
  • Headphone jack on bottom of device
  • Available on Amazon after July 2010
  • Graphite or white case