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e-book reader


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.


Kobo Aura e-reader

With its more portable design, the Kobo Aura is a worthwhile -- albeit pricier -- Kindle Paperwhite alternative for EPUB fans who don't want to be tied to Amazon's proprietary ecosystem.

By October 17, 2013

3.5 stars Editors' rating October 17, 2013

Cool-er e-book reader

The Cool-er e-book reader has some nice pluses and costs less than the Kindle, but it's not as big a bargain as we hoped it would be.

By June 2, 2009

2 stars Editors' rating June 2, 2009

MSRP: $250.00


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

The real reason you should buy an e-book reader

CNET's own Luke Westaway reveals why he loves his Kindle more than his headphones, his games console -- and even his smartphone.

By April 2, 2015


Sony Reader PRS-T2

The Sony PRS-T2 is a perfectly good touch-screen e-reader whose only sin is that it doesn't have any competitive advantages over Amazon's and Barnes & Noble's e-readers.

By October 29, 2012

3.5 stars Editors' rating October 29, 2012

How to find e-books on the cheap now that Oyster is gone

First Entitle, now Oyster. What's a fan of the Netflix-for-e-books model to do? Thankfully, there are a few other options.

By September 23, 2015


EU launches antitrust investigation into Amazon's e-books business

Europe's regulators want to know whether Amazon's deals with book publishers require them to inform the e-retail giant of more favorable terms from rivals.

By June 11, 2015


Judge takes issue with Apple's $450M e-books settlement offer

After the tech giant agrees to pay millions in the e-book price-fixing lawsuit, the presiding judge says, "I'm concerned about the terms of the settlement."

By July 24, 2014


Tablets and e-book readers for mom

Since mother knows best, it would serve you well to give her the best tablet to match.

6 Images By April 8, 2014