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Kindle Accessories / Re: Oberon Now Has Cases for the Oasis!
« on: May 21, 2018, 11:06:24 AM »
They don't have my favorite design so I passed on ordering. It's a shame they will only offer a tiny selection.

Let's Talk Kindle! / Re: RIP to my beloved Kindle?
« on: May 21, 2018, 11:03:26 AM »
That photo is HUGE! What it supposed to be exactly?

Love my Oasis 2!

Let's Talk Kindle! / Re: Oasis 2 won't download books
« on: May 21, 2018, 11:01:14 AM »
I had the same issue but I just now bought a book and it showed up instantly so it appears the issue has been resolved.  :)

No. They don't have bluetooth and they are e-readers, not work processors. Buy a laptop or a tablet.

First, I'm sorry that some of the responses were unpleasant.

Absolutely I'd buy it again. It's a great device, the best Kindle yet. Battery life is absolutely fine. It will vary of course, depending on whether you have a cellular one, keep WiFi on all the time, how good your WiFi and/or cellular signal is, etc. It's not at all poor, you'll get a few days reading out of it. I think you'll really enjoy your new Oasis!

Let's Talk Kindle! / Re: New Champagne Gold Kindle Oasis
« on: April 02, 2018, 11:38:14 PM »
I have a DecalGirl skin on mine so having a new color doesn't interest me. It is very nice looking though!

Let's Talk Kindle! / Re: Oasis 2 battery life
« on: April 02, 2018, 11:35:59 PM »
I don't see the big deal or why people are bashing the Oasis. We all should have access to an outlet or computer to charge it so why is it a big deal if you need to charge it every couple of days?

Let's Talk Kindle! / Re: Can't email file to Kindle
« on: March 03, 2018, 09:09:19 PM »
Just connect your Kindle to your computer via USB and drag and drop the file into the documents folder. Quick and simple.

Kindle Accessories / Oberon Now Has Cases for the Oasis!
« on: February 28, 2018, 10:40:56 PM »

Kindle Accessories / Re: recommendation for a case/cover for the new HD7"
« on: January 03, 2018, 02:48:33 PM »
You are asking in a Kindle forum so that's probably why you got no response. This is for the ereaders. The Fires are not Kindles.

Let's Talk Kindle! / Re: New oasis -- First Impressions
« on: January 03, 2018, 02:45:22 PM »
I've had mine for almost two months now and I love it. Best Kindle yet.

Let's Talk Kindle! / Re: No Amazon PW User's Guide on Kindle. Really?
« on: January 03, 2018, 02:44:34 PM »
Honestly I've never seen the need for a users guide. I got one with each Kindle I bought but never used them. The devices are really very user friendly. If you don't get one when you register your Kindle you can always redownload it. I think a copy is kept your Kindle library on the site and can be downloaded from the Kindle section. :)

Let's Talk Kindle! / Re: For those who bought the New Oasis without a cover
« on: December 09, 2017, 09:43:08 PM »
As Ann said, go to the Accessories forum. There are several threads about covers.

Fintie Slim Case for Kindle Oasis     I love it.....

Love my Fintie too!

Let's Talk Kindle! / Re: Advice on a letdown
« on: December 04, 2017, 09:52:52 PM »
Wow. No words.

Why is your post riddled with question mark images?

Kindle Accessories / Re: Oasis 2017 -- options to the Amazon cases
« on: December 04, 2017, 08:55:03 PM »
I found some really pretty ones on Amazon.

Kindle Accessories / Re: Skins for the new Oasis
« on: November 15, 2017, 10:39:24 PM »
My skin arrived today. I normally donít skin the front but decided why not this time around. [emoji846]


Kindle Accessories / Re: Skins for the new Oasis
« on: November 15, 2017, 10:09:30 PM »
I  got my skin today! Not sure if I want to use the front one or not.

Let's Talk Kindle! / Re: New Oasis a power hog?
« on: November 13, 2017, 12:23:59 AM »
I'm finding the battery life on mine (8G, Wifi-only) to be nowhere near what Amazon advertised. 2-3 days instead of weeks.

It charges fast (1-2 hours from empty to full) but runs down in a matter of days. I typically read 20-30 minutes per day at night, maybe 4-5 days/week, backlight on auto so the light isn't on that bright. I've had to charge it at least twice since getting it on 10/31. I do have Wifi and Bluetooth on but it isn't connected to anything.

I've reset it with 94% battery left and will check it in the coming days. Then I'll turn Bluetooth off and see if that makes a difference but right now, I'm not all that happy with the battery life.

Keeping Bluetooth on will decrease battery life as it is always scanning for new devices to pair to.

Let's Talk Kindle! / Re: Kindle Watch! -- New Oasis
« on: November 12, 2017, 08:02:46 PM »
My Oasis was delivered a couple of hours ago.  :)

Let's Talk Kindle! / Re: New oasis -- First Impressions
« on: November 12, 2017, 07:57:18 PM »
Got mine today and I am very pleased! The larger screen is really fantastic and I love the lightness and thinness. I find it much more pleasant to read than my previous Oasis.

Let's Talk Kindle! / Re: New Oasis a power hog?
« on: November 12, 2017, 07:50:12 PM »
Keeping the screen at maximum or near maximum brightness all the time will definitely shorten your battery life. So will keeping 3G on all the time. Also, if you just got it it may still be indexing. 

Kindle Accessories / Re: Oasis 2017 -- options to the Amazon cases
« on: November 11, 2017, 01:10:31 AM »
I wish Oberon would make a case or sleeve.

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