Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN), it transpires knows exactly what its consumers need in terms of books, storing and access. The result is the all new Kindle Convert, which allows you to add value to your paperbacks. The program just released by Amazon, the Kindle Convert for Windows OS allows you to digitize your print books.
The feature just does not stop there. It renders the converted digital book for Kindle OS, allowing you to read it on Kindle devices. There’s more, the software gives you the capability to scope the font size besides ensuring Whispersync allows you different read positions. It throws-in free backup of the digital version to your Amazon Cloud account.
After all the goodness, where is the catch?
While nothing wrong can be said of the seamless conversion aspect, the price factor does appear steep. At $19 for downloading the software, against $49 for the full price; but the catch is in the process of the conversion.
Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN) appears to have forgotten that scanning very page of the paperback for conversion is time-consuming.
Kindle Convert, it cannot be denied is an excellent new-age tool that will allow us to digitize grandpa’s heroics and mom’s recipe book, but beyond such labour-of-love projects, it does appear Kindle Convert, will be a tough tool for larger projects.
The scope however of Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN), latest cool feature is unlimited. For those who can harness the technology and can overlook the physical turning of every page to scan and digitize, Kindle Convert is a must-have! Beginning personal content digitization is now a DIY, Kindle Convert will support!
Currently, though, Kindle Convert, is available exclusively for US users. The biggest attribute for Kindle Convert is that it works with standard scanning hardware and works with scans made from 300 DPI to black/white as well.