Next Gen Kindle Outpaces Previous Models, Tops Amazon Sales Charts

Aug 26, 2010 released figures showing that orders for the next gen Kindle during the first four weeks of availability exceeded sales for any other Kindle launch in the same timeframe. The company also announced that Kindles became the best-selling product across its Amazon,com and sites.

According to the company, the Kindle and Kindle 3G are the most gifted products on its site and have been ordered in 125 countries worldwide. Among the most popular books on the platform are Stieg Larsson's Millennium trilogy and Daniel Silva's The Rembrandt Affair.