Samsung inks deal with Amazon to use Kindle app on devices


Kindle for Samsung available to download on the Galaxy S5 along with all existing Galaxy devices running the Android 4.0 OS or above

Samsung has signed a deal with Amazon to launch a Kindle app on its mobile devices.

Kindle for Samsung, a custom-built eBook service, is now available to download immediately in more than 90 countries from Samsung Apps.

It is currently available on the Galaxy S5 along with existing Galaxy smartphones and tablets that run Android 4.0 or above.

As part of the service, the two companies have launched Samsung Book Deals, which is available to everyone using Kindle for Samsung.

This will provide up to 12 free eBooks per year to all referred Galaxy device customers who use the service. They can choose a free book from a selection of four different titles each month.