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Kindle for Mac

  • Free
  • In English
  • V 1.35
  • 2.1
  • (124)
  • Security Status

Softonic review

An amazing tool for readers!

Kindle for Mac is one of the most popular e-readers, which lets you read and sync the entire library with your Kindle. With a Kindle download, you can purchase loads of books on the internet, and have them delivered to your Mac device. The program automatically syncs everything to improve your reading experience. It supports a wide range of languages, including English, French, Brazilian, Spanish, Portuguese, and Italian. Last but not least, Kindle for Mac provides support for collections, giving you more control over organizing your books in the Kindle library.

Loads of content for online learning and reading!

While tools like Mac Kindle DRM Removal and Send to Kindle have been used for a long time, none comes close to the efficiency of Kindle for Mac. If you’ve always wanted to read loads of content on your Mac device, this program will be an excellent choice. With a simple and clean interface, the tool improves your reading experience without overwhelming you with technical details or features.

Is Kindle for Mac easy to use?

Kindle Reader is easy and simple to use. When you launch this e-reader on your Mac device, it requests your Amazon account details. If you don’t have an Amazon account, you can sign up for a new one within seconds. With this free Kindle app, you can transfer books from your Kindle device to Kindle for Mac. All you need to do is click the small synchronization icon to visit the Amazon Store.

With this program, you can sort Kindle books by author, name, recent purchases, and other preferences. While there isn’t any particular ‘preferences’ section to customize listings, these options suffice for a clear view of your ebooks.

While reading with this app, you can simply drag pages up or down with the mouse or mouse wheel. Alternatively, Kindle for Mac allows you to use the white arrow to skip pages. Unfortunately, you can’t zoom in the screen, which could have been a good addition to the program.

Does Kindle for Mac work with multiple devices?

While apps like PDF Reader X for Mac are perfect for reading PDF files, Kindle for Mac targets books. Though it’s designed for Mac devices, you can use the platform on your iPhone, iPad, and other devices running iOS. Once you’ve purchased a few e-books, you can read them on a wide range of Apple devices.

Kindle for Mac comes with built-in synchronization technologies, which automatically save your reading progress. As such, you can pick up from where you left on other devices. Most importantly, Kindle for Mac lets you check reviews and try out books before making the purchase. You can also choose from loads of free content available on the Amazon Store.

Does Kindle for Mac have advanced features?

Unlike Adobe Digital Editions, Kindle for Mac comes with a wide range of advanced features. For instance, you can use the built-in dictionary to look up words. Additionally, you can get more information about a page or notes from Wikipedia. Since the program doesn’t focus on complex features, it offers a straightforward reading experience.

With this app, you can get book extras from Shelfari, the user-generated encyclopedia for reading enthusiasts. Additionally, you get access to important places, character descriptions, themes, popular quotes, and book-specific glossaries.

Kindle for Mac offers support for reading PDFs within the application. You can leverage functionalities like pan, note-taking, highlighting, bookmarks, dictionary lookup, and more. If you’re interested in reading newspapers and magazines, you can enjoy high-resolution color images, specifically designed to improve your reading experience.

Last but not least, Kindle for Mac lets you personalize the experience since it allows you to change the screen’s text size, brightness, background colors, and shuffle between landscape or portrait mode. Overall, it’s an excellent app that doesn’t disappoint.

A solid e-reader for Mac devices!

Kindle for Mac is the perfect way to read your favorite titles on your Mac device. Since the program can be used on PCs, Apple devices, smartphones, and more, it’s an excellent app to explore your favorite content. Kindle for Mac requires you to have an Amazon account, and you can even create a new one within a few clicks. With a simple interface, support for bookmarks, cross-platform synchronization, and loads of content, Kindle for Mac is an excellent choice.

PROS

  • Syncs perfectly with Mac
  • Integrated with Amazon Store
  • Loads of content
  • Simple and clean interface

CONS

  • No preferences section
  • No zoom capability

Older versions

Program available in other languages


Kindle for Mac

  • Free
  • In English
  • V 1.35
  • 2.1
  • (124)
  • Security Status

User reviews about Kindle for Mac

  • Anonymous

    by Anonymous

    Too basic!.
    It work, but It is very, very basic. In books for study you might want to ad notes and highlight. Nothing of this is possible. It ma More

  • Anonymous

    by Anonymous

    you can't zoom in!.
    Can't believe you can't zoom on images unless it's "print replica", this makes for a bad user expe More

  • Anonymous

    by Anonymous

    Crashes on Start.
    Why does Amazon even release this without testing with the latest Mac OS? Who does that?I can't make this review any longer b More


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