Amazon has already provided a number of applications for numerous platforms, to enable synchronization of Kindle data between Windows, Mac OS X, iOS, Windows Phone 7 and Android based devices. Amazon recently provided an updated version of its application for iOS that brings some exclusive Kindle based features to devices such as iPad, iPhone and iPod. These features include the ability of users to read magazines via the Kindle Store, Send to Kindle support, Free Book Samples, document backup to Amazon Cloud, reading interface customization, dictionary support and much more.
Some of the major features of this application are listed below. These features are available for all iOS based devices, including iPad, iPhone and iPod. Version details and download link for the app is given at the end of this post.
Shop Kindle Store: Users can go shopping via the Kindle Store to buy books.
Access To Magazines: One of the new features of this app includes access to over 400 newspapers and magazines by iOS users. These magazines belong to all kind of genres, including health, science, food, entertainment, etc. Users can buy and also subscribe to newspapers and magazines.
Reading of Print Replica: This feature enables users to read textbooks in rich formatting, with many handy viewing options.
Backup Documents: You can email documents to a new Send To Kindle e-mail address, which can be delivered to your device. These documents will also be backed up to the Amazon cloud and can be downloaded again via your iOS or Kindle supported device.
Free Book Samples: You can benefit from the Kindle based feature of reading the first chapter of a book without any charge, before deciding if you would like to buy it.
Read In A Customized Interface: You can customize the background color, size of the font and viewing format, (portrait or landscape), to acquire a more personalized view, that suits your needs.
Dictionary Support: You can quickly and easily find definitions by simply holding on to a word. Now how easy is that!
Read Books On non iOS Devices: This app also enables you to read books on a Kindle Reader, Kindle Fire Tablet, Windows, Mac OS X, Windows Phone 7 and Android based device.
You can find out more details and download the Kindle For iOS App from the download link given below. The application requires iOS version 3.2 or later and is available for free.