E-readers

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Nook GlowLight e-ink e-reader (review): Kindle Paperwhite gets a close competitor
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 7:49 AM PST
4 stars Excellent
Kobo Aura: Better design than Kindle Paperwhite's -- but not a better e-reader
Kobo has done a nice job with the design of its $149.99 Kobo Aura e-reader, but the display quality and built-in light don't quite measure up to the Kindle competition.
by / October 18, 2013 2:25 PM PDT
3.5 stars Very good
The final verdict on Amazon's new Kindle Paperwhite
Amazon's next-generation e-reader may look the same as the original, but it's noticeably improved, with zippier performance and a better built-in light.
by / September 26, 2013 11:00 AM PDT
4 stars Excellent
Is Kobo's Mini too small or too big?
The affordable Kobo Mini is a likable touch-screen e-ink e-reader that's a bit of an in-betweener -- too small for some and not quite small enough for others.
by / January 28, 2013 5:40 PM PST
Kobo Glo: A worthy Kindle alternative
While the Kindle and the Nook get all the notoriety, Kobo's new Glo is an impressive e-reader that also features a self-illuminated screen. And unlike the Kindle, it supports books bought from multiple online stores.
by / January 10, 2013 9:56 AM PST
3.5 stars Very good
Amazon Kindle (2012) review: Excellent no-frills e-ink reader
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.
by / January 10, 2013 10:07 AM PST
3.5 stars Very good
Sony Reader PRS-T2: An incremental upgrade
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 the Kindle or Nook.
by / January 10, 2013 9:57 AM PST
3.5 stars Very good
Kindle Paperwhite shines
With an excellent built-in light and Amazon's best-in-class e-book selection, the Kindle Paperwhite rises to the top of the e-reader pack.
by / September 5, 2013 8:07 AM PDT
4.5 stars Outstanding
Barnes & Noble Nook Simple Touch with GlowLight
Barnes & Noble Nook Simple Touch with GlowLight
by / November 4, 2013 7:31 AM PST
4 stars Excellent
Kobo Vox
Kobo Vox
by / December 13, 2011 10:34 PM PST
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