Available for pre-order now through Amazon, the Amazon Kindle DX boasts a 9.7-inch display, built-in PDF reader, and 5-way controller. By just simply “turning the device, you can immediately see full-width landscape views of maps, graphs, tables and web pages.” Product page. Video after the break. Click here for first picture in gallery.

The size difference really is notable. The DX is a large device. It’s not the kind of thing you’ll be throwing into a purse, though it’s not so large that you wouldn’t consider it over the Kindle 2.

[via AmazonEngadget]