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I'm sorry if this has already been covered before, I did a search and couldn't find anything.

Does anyone know who actually makes the Kindle?  I know Amazon doesn't make it...

Also, has anyone got any info on what CPU/OS the Kindle uses?

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Jeff said:
Manufacturing is jobbed out to several plants, mainly in Taiwan. It uses an Intel PXA255 300 MHZ processor and a Linux-based operating system.
Thanks for the quick reply!
 

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Marci said:
I've not heard of this information. Thank you for providing a reply. May I ask where you found the info?
Sorry, Marci. I missed your question until today.

When I was considering publishing for the Kindle I found a web site where somebody had taken a Kindle apart, listed the components and discussed how it worked. That's all I remember. I wrote down the information about the processor and OS but failed to note the URL.
 
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