Originally Posted by Gimala
No you can view pictures on a kindle. You can't download picture files. You can view pictures on Google Images but not save them. Anyway its designed for reading.
OT: Go for an Ipad mini. Mine will save downloads that you can upload to your laptop/computer device...etc.
You should be able to get a few apps for reading. I have NOOK to get my books and magazines for reading on trips, commutes, etc. Very useful device, not too oversized to carry and read/surf from. YouTube is amazing on it's high res screen.