Wednesday, 23 March 2011

Kindle waste of money? (pic)

Apparently, it downloaded over 300MB via my mifi for no apparent reason and the decided to die. Arrrrg!

8 comments:

  1. Is that a liquid, bottom left? Did you spill your pint on it? :-)

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  2. What? no, I did not spill anything on it or even take it out in the rain.

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  3. well, amazon is going to replace it for free, so no harm, and WHY would you connect it to mifi when it has FREE 3G build in ...

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  4. Try holding the slider switch on the bottom to the right for 30 seconds (time it to make sure), release, put the Kindle down and don't touch it for 3 minutes. It may recover.

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  5. Amazon are normally very good about replacing broken/faulty Kindles... my first one had keys that lost their letters after a couple of days of use and I had a new one the day after reporting the problem.

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  6. 3G seems to filter some things...

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  7. My first kindle broke when the power switch failed and they replaced it without problem. My second one broke when I stood on it and it went *crack*. I had to replace that one myself :(

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  8. 300MB? I'm sure you can afford the units... :p

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