The 10 best choices for an e-reader

The 10 best choices for an e-reader

Summary: More people are looking to take advantage of e-readers, both for book reading and for long business documents. Here are the 10 best e-readers, along with comparison photos and a look at one of the popular new covers that can give an e-reader the feel of a traditional book.

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  • More people are looking to take advantage of e-readers, both for book reading and for long business documents. Here are the 10 best e-readers, along with comparison photos and a look at one of the popular new covers that can give an e-reader the feel of a traditional book.

    You can also read this list in text format in the companion blog post.

    Photo credit: Jason Hiner / TechRepublic
  • There are plenty of different choices in e-readers now, including various sizes, form factors, and price points. This list will help you sort them out and find the best fit.

    You can also read this list in text format in the companion blog post.

    Photo credit: Jason Hiner / TechRepublic
  • The premier e-reading device is the Apple iPad, for two reasons: 1.) Its high-quality full color screen, and 2.) It's ability to handle everything from ebooks (from multiple ebook stores and in multiple formats), magazines, PDFs, newspapers, web pages, emails, and many other electronic files. It's the information omnivore's device. If you just want to read books, there are better options.

    You can also read this list in text format in the companion blog post.
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  • RE: The 10 best choices for an e-reader

    It works for me, run multiple apps to read books, pdfs, newspapers, use the free Kindle app to read the common Kindle books. Searching in Kindle is great for reference type books.
    djlsub
  • RE: The 10 best choices for an e-reader

    Article is a waste of time if wanting onsight on various readers.
    Failed to mention that Sony has a model with connectivity other than PC and also limitations in formats with Kindle.
    DG
    dgreer@...
  • RE: The 10 best choices for an e-reader

    These are all crappy ereaders ,backlit screens suck when trying to read for relaxation they keep your mind and eyes far to active.If it doesn't have Eink and no connectivity it's a pad and not a reader thanks.
    wizardb@...