The New Amazon Kindle An ebook reader that's slim, handsome, and easier to use By Sean Captain February 09, 2009 Gadgets Sean Captain SHARE Kindle 2 Debut Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos dispalys the new Kindle 2.0. Kindle 2 Design The new, ultra-thin Kindle has a better screen and much better navigation. Kindle 2.0 The new Kindle has better controls and layout. Ultra Thin Kindle 2.0 is a scant 0.38 inches think and weighs just 10.2 ounces. Kindle 2 Screen Quality The Kindle 2.0’s 16-shade grayscale screen (up from four shades in the first version) delivers far better-looking photos. Screen Quality 2 Another good-looking photo on the new e-ink screen. King Author Stephen King reads his new novella Ur from the Kindle 2.0. In the Pink Author Stephen King holding the one-of-a-kind pink Kindle inspired by the model owned by the protagonist in his infomercial novella Ur. Gadgets MORE TO READ RELATED SeaDoo’s GTX Limited: The First Watercraft With Brakes SeaDoo’s GTX Limited promises to do everything fast—even slow down. As the first personal watercraft with brakes, it aims to... READ NOW RELATED The Most Incredible Toys of 2012 PopSci's top picks of Toy Fair 2012 (or... RELATED Stamp sets for kids and correspondence Get crafty with these sweet designs.