Originally Posted by AnemicOak
I charged mine to full yesterday around noon my time when it first came. I haven't used it a ton, maybe 5 hours (light mainly set all the way down or up to about 10), but the battery indicator has barely moved (WiFi turned on). I haven't however loaded a bunch of books on it yet. From past experience with other various Kindle models that's a big battery drainer.
Agreed. When indexing more then a handful of books it's important to plug in the Kindle into its charger till it's done.