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Best eBook Reader

eBook Readers are a kind of devices which offers access to many books through one electronic reader. Best eBook Readers we presents below offers the best performance on their kind. They are compact and lightweight, also eye-friendly even in a straight sunlight. So if you have the need to read a lot at anywhere and any time, these top 10 eBook reader are ready to go out in your pockets.

Kindle Paperwhite Nook GlowLight Sony PRS-T3 Kobo Glo Kobo Aura HD Kindle DX Ectaco jetBook Nook Simple Touch Kindle Kobo Mini
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List Price $139 $119.38 $159.99 $153 $176.52 $249 used $549.99 $64.49 $89 N/A
Discount $20 Off $ 23.38 off N/A $100 Off $3.28 Off N/A N/A $2.49 Off $20 Off N/A
Price $119 $96.00 $159.99 $153 $173.24 $249 $549.99 $62 $69 N/A
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Readability Kindle Paperwhite Nook GlowLight Sony PRS-T3 Kobo Glo Kobo Aura HD Kindle DX Ectaco jetBook Nook Simple Touch Kindle Kobo Mini
Resolution 1024*768 800*600 1024×758 1024*768 1440*1080 1200*824 1600*1200 800*600 800*600 800*600
Display Size 6 6 6 6 6 9.7 9.7 6 6 5
Frontlit yes yes no yes yes no yes no no no
Adjustable Brightness yes yes yes yes yes no yes yes no no
Touchscreen yes yes yes yes yes no yes yes no yes
Portability Kindle Paperwhite Nook GlowLight Sony PRS-T3 Kobo Glo Kobo Aura HD Kindle DX Ectaco jetBook Nook Simple Touch Kindle Kobo Mini
Battery life(Wi-fi off) 56 days 60 days 56 days 30 days 60 days 21 days 30 days 30 days 30 days 60 days
weight 222 g 212.1 g 159 g 185 g 240 g 535 g yes 214 g 170 g 130 g
Body size (mm) 170x117x9 165x127x12 160x109x11.3 114x157x10 176x128x11.7 165x114x10.2 269x188x10.2 165x127x11.9 166×114.5×8.7 102 x133x 10
Wi-Fi no yes yes yes yes no yes yes yes yes
3G yes no no no no yes no no no no
Expandable memory no yes yes yes yes no no yes no yes
Image Formats JPEG, GIF, BMP, PNG JPEG, GIF, BMP, PNG JPEG, GIF, BMP, PNG JPEG, GIF, BMP, PNG JPEG, GIF, PNG, TIF JPEG, GIF, BMP, PNG JPEG, GIF, BMP, PNG JPEG, GIF, BMP, PNG JPEG, GIF, BMP, PNG JPEG, GIF, PNG, TIFF
Text Formants TXT, PDF, MOBI, PRC, HTML, DOC, DOCX ePub, PDF BMP, EPUB, GIF, JPG, PDF, TXT EPUB, PDF, JPEG, GIF, PNG, TIFF, TXT, (X)HTML, RTF, CBZ, CBR ePub, PDF, MOBI, TXT, HTML, RTF, CBZ, CBR PDF,Kindle, TXT, Audible, MP3,  MOBI; DOC, RTF,HTML Adobe DRM 9.1, ePub, Mobi, PRC, RTF, TXT, PDF, FB2, djvu ePub, PDF EPUB, PDF, TXT, (X)HTML, RTF, CBZ, CBR EPUB, PDF, TXT, (X)HTML, RTF, CBZ, CBR
Feature Kindle Paperwhite Nook GlowLight Sony PRS-T3 Kobo Glo Kobo Aura HD Kindle DX Ectaco jetBook Nook Simple Touch Kindle Kobo Mini
Built-in Dictionary yes yes yes yes yes yes yes yes yes no
Adjustable Fonts yes yes yes yes yes yes yes yes yes yes
Bookmarks yes yes yes yes yes yes yes yes yes no
Automatic Sync yes yes yes yes yes yes yes yes no yes
Note-taking& Annotations yes yes yes no yes yes yes yes yes no
Customer Support Kindle Paperwhite Nook GlowLight Sony PRS-T3 Kobo Glo Kobo Aura HD Kindle DX Ectaco jetBook Nook Simple Touch Kindle Kobo Mini
librery ebooks yes yes yes yes no yes yes yes yes no
Magazines & Newspapers yes yes  N/A yes no yes no yes yes yes
AudioBook no no yes no no no no yes yes no
Warranty 1 year 1 year 1 year 1 year 1 year 1 year 1 year 1 year 1 year 1 year
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What eBook Readers are?

An eBook Reader is a device for browsing books in electronic version. The main feature that separates eBook Reader from tablets or iPad is the E-ink screen, this kind of the screen often has a low resolution but offers a eye-friendly presentation in all environment including bright sunlight. Compared to the other electronic devices that can also browsing the e-books, such as smart phones, computers or tablet, eBook Reader will be light and have a long battery life. To date most of the e-Readers are capable of many formats, such as ePub, PDF, TXT, DOC and DOCX, the more format a eBook Reader can read, the more you feel convenience to use. eBook Reader may not feels like a book, but it is lighter and portable, once own it, you don’t need to carry a heavy and space-taken books, just a eBook Reader can provides numerous readings for you.

How to choose

To choose the best ebook reader from above, you can start with the table. Which contains the major factors we consider to most affect a e-reader’s performance. And then you go into a further understanding of the product by reading our product reviews.

How to decide which eBook is for you

Like many other new technologies, there are many factors to be considered before buying so that you can purchase the best one for you. Above we have presents four major factors in choosing a eBook Reader.
Price eBook Reader has a price ranges from less than $100 to over $500, so serious consider about how much you want to spend on it can be a good start to choose the eBook Reader. The most expansive eBook Reader in our Top 10 is the Ectaco jetBook Color 2 , which is the only eBook Reader that has a color screen, and it also provides a 9.7 inches wild screen which can present more informations on one slide.

Readability

Readability has contained four factors: screen resolution, display size, frontlit and touchscreen capability. Most of our Top 10 eBook Readers are models used E-ink technology, except the Kindle DX, in genaral, a e-ink screen will be more comfortable for eyes, but a well-designed LCD screen will also do well, but a LCD screen may affect battery life slightly than the e-ink ones.
A higher resolution will gives the readers a better readability. With a touch screen, you can turn pages and adjust settings without using physical bottons, which will blur the feeling of reading a ebook and the real book. Some people may like to read in a large screen size, while some prefer a smaller device, so we also include the screen sizes as a factor, so you can choose the eReaders most fit for you.

Portability

Portability is also a key factor to buy a eReader. The best eReaders are compact and light weight, making them convenient to carry out. Battery life has been put in the first places to consider, the longest battery life of our Top 10 is about 60 days with wi-fi connection off, over twice as the shortest battery life. However, All eReaders convey Wi-Fi or 3G connectivity, which kind of connectivity you prefer? You can make a choice. Battery life

Feature

The features for the eBook Reader are to make your reading experience more comfortable. A Built-in dictionary can help you to look up the word you don’t understand immediately in the book, and the Adjustable Fonts can support the users who like to adjust the font size to their comfortable size. All of the features are designed to give a convenience experience of reading.

Customer Support

Most of the Top 10 eBook Readers has the same Customer support, such as 1 year warranty, library ebooks, newspaper and magazine supported.

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