The $69 Amazon Kindle is an excellent no-frills e-book reader for anyone who’s willing to forgo a built-in light or a touch screen.
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.
If you don't want to spend the extra $20 to upgrade to the forthcoming touch-screen version, the entry-level 2011 Kindle is a great choice for an ultraportable and superaffordable no-frills e-ink reader.
Amazon debuts two new e-ink readers for 2014: the high-end Voyage and the new entry-level touch-screen Kindle.
That's the same price as a new non-touch-screen Kindle. The warranty may be shorter, but the touch features definitely offset the risk.
That's $30 less than the cheapest Kindle, which lacks a touch screen and includes ads. Plus, the Mini can fit in your pocket.
Amazon's most affordable Kindle lacks the touch-screen and self-illuminating screen found on step-up e-readers, but it costs a mere $69.
The new device features a lighted touch screen that boasts eight weeks of battery life, even with the light on.
Amazon's new Kindle Paperwhite is an update to last year's Kindle Touch. The new e-reader weighs 7.5 ounces, has a capacitive touch screen, and an eight-week battery life, even with the light turned on.
Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos shows off a new lighted touch-screen Kindle that also boasts an eight week battery life with the light on. The new e-reader will cost $119 and ships October 1. A 3G version will be available for $179.
That's $10 less than the cheapest Kindle, which lacks a touch screen and includes ads. But is that enough?