Install Kindle update on March 22 manually

If you have missed the March 22 Kindle update deadline, we have a quick heads-up for you on how to update your Kindle manually for Kindle 4th and 5th generation models and all older Kindle models before 2011.

The danger is that if you don’t update your older kindle, you risk losing the ability to connect to the internet so this is essentially a critical and mandatory update.

Inevitably, many of you will have already failed to update and are now looking for information on how to update Kindle manually today – since that is the only option available if you fail to update Kindle via WiFi.


Fortunately, Amazon has already supplied all of the information you need. Above is an example of what Kindle 5th Generation owners need to do to get their 4.1.3 update.

Kindle 4th Generation owners will need to update to the same version, so make sure you head to this link to find all the information you need.

What are your thoughts on this mandatory update, since we see a big talking point on social media on whether Amazon are within their rights to force users to update?

Leave us a comment if you require any help on updating to the latest version on your Amazon Kindle.

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Written by Alan Ng

Alan has been working for Product-Reviews since 2009 and became the Editor-in-chief in 2014. He has a passion for technology, the latest mobile phones and gadgets, and the gaming industry. Alan is a graduate of Canterbury Christ Church University and completed a B.A in Commercial Music in 2008. While expressing a keen interest in all areas that PR cover, you'll usually find Alan in the gaming section, where he'll be keeping enthusiasts up to date on all the latest news and reviews for consoles and PC.

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