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best e-readers


Nook GlowLight e-ink e-reader

While it doesn't necessarily beat the Kindle Paperwhite, the $119 Nook GlowLight is an excellent e-reader that's strongly worth considering if you don't want to buy into the Amazon ecosystem.

By November 7, 2013

4 stars Editors' rating November 7, 2013
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Best e-book readers of 2015

Looking for an e-book reader? You have more choices than ever before--though the number of models we at CNET can enthusiastically recommend is actually pretty short.


Kindle Voyage: Amazon's best e-reader yet

Although it starts at a pricey $199, the Kindle Voyage's slim design, sharper display and even better lighting scheme make it an attractive high-end e-reader.

October 20, 2014


Kindle Paperwhite (2013) e-reader

While the "all-new" Paperwhite may seem like an unspectacular upgrade on the surface, it's a clear improvement over the original Paperwhite and arguably the best e-reader currently available.

By September 27, 2013

4 stars Editors' rating September 27, 2013

MSRP: $119.00


The best e-readers for the holidays

E-readers for the holidays, some of which will actually fit in your stockings! Maybe.

5 Images By October 31, 2013


Amazon Kindle Paperwhite (2015)

The Kindle Paperwhite gets an HD screen, and while it isn't as big an upgrade as you'd think, it's a welcome addition, incrementally enhancing the Kindle reading experience.

By July 6, 2015

4 stars Editors' rating July 6, 2015

Get a Kobo Mini e-reader for $39.99

That's $30 less than the cheapest Kindle, which lacks a touch screen and includes ads. Plus, the Mini can fit in your pocket.

By June 21, 2013


Amazon Kindle Voyage

The Kindle Voyage is Amazon's best e-reader to date, and probably the best e-reader ever -- but it doesn't come cheap.

By October 20, 2014

4.5 stars Editors' rating October 20, 2014

Best e-readers for the holidays

If you're looking for a dedicated e-book reader for a holiday gift, or for your own reading pleasure, check out CNET's picks for the very best options out right now.

4 Images By October 31, 2012


Amazon Kindle (2014)

For those who can live without an integrated light, the Kindle (2014) offers the full Kindle e-ink e-reading experience with little compromise for a budget price.

By October 10, 2014

3.5 stars Editors' rating October 10, 2014

Get a Kobo Mini e-reader for $59.99

That's $10 less than the cheapest Kindle, which lacks a touch screen and includes ads. But is that enough?

By February 8, 2013