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Old October 14th, 2012, 10:54 AM   #1 (permalink)
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I'm thinking of buying a Nexus 7 table to replace my Kindle. Can it read all books that a Kindle can read? Thanks
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Old October 14th, 2012, 11:19 AM   #2 (permalink)
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there is an app to read and buy the books from kindle. check it out and hope this helps you out.!https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.amazon.kindle&feature=nav_result
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Amazon's Kindle Reader is cross platform in just about every manner one could want:

http://www.amazon.com/gp/feature.html?ie=UTF8&docId=1000493771

(Um....don't know why above URL is not working. If you cut and paste the text into a new tab, it should work.)
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I use my Nexus 7 to read books. I use the Amazon Kindle app. I haven't run into any problems as far as format goes.
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Old October 14th, 2012, 07:45 PM   #5 (permalink)
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Thanks for all the feedback.
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Keep in mind that battery like on a tablet wont be anything near what a regular kindle is.
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Yes I use Kindle on my Nexus 7 and on my Galaxy S3, all sync with no problem
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From what I understand, the only books you can't read on the kindle app are books from Amazon's lending library (available to Amazon Prime members). All other books are available...
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I'm completely baffled as to why someone would ever by a Kindle Fire.
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Before the Nexus 7 (about a 6-month window) the Fire made sense. Only $200. Android apps. Tablet with access easy access to all things Amazon.

Now, I would agree with you.
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I read my Kindle books on my Atrix 4G using the kindle app. It sync's everything according to your amazon kindle acct.
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Keep in mind that battery like on a tablet wont be anything near what a regular kindle is.
Yes, that is a concern. My Kindle Keyboard (not the Fire) goes forever without a recharge.
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Old October 16th, 2012, 07:42 AM   #13 (permalink)
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From what I understand, the only books you can't read on the kindle app are books from Amazon's lending library (available to Amazon Prime members). All other books are available...
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