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Do I need an EReader ?

by rostamiani / December 20, 2011 2:55 PM PST

I'm a Computer Engineering collegian.
I need to read several articles and documents every day .I don't want to print all of them then I wondered if a E-Book reader can help Confused
I need a device with these abilities :
1.I need to highlight text
2.I need to type notes on file
3.The PDF text should be completely clear .I don't want small fonts !
4.E-Ink readers are preferred
Do a Ebook reader does this job ?
Cheaper is better Cool

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So far every time this request comes up.
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / December 21, 2011 1:49 AM PST
In reply to: Do I need an EReader ?

I find folk that are used to what they can do on a laptop (Apple/Windows) and are upset at the ereaders.

Maybe a tablet PC is the solution?

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Maybe the new Kindle Fire?
by talks_44 / December 29, 2011 7:05 AM PST
In reply to: Do I need an EReader ?

I'm not sure if it has all the abilities you mentioned but I hear it's the new top of the line e-reader. It's got loads of new features and is essentially a new tablet on the market.

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