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Amazon Kindle Paperwhite (2013) review

The new Amazon Kindle Paperwhite improves upon last year's model but doesn't break what worked. Sporting a high-quality display, even light, comfortable design, and speedy performance, it's a good value at $120. Full Review »

Our Score: 9
Viewers Score: 0
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Barnes & Noble Nook Simple Touch with…

Our Score: 8.5
Viewers Score: 7.0
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Amazon Kindle Fire Review

Our Score: 8.5
Viewers Score: 6.0

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Kobo Mini Review

Kobo Mini Review

  • Light and comfortable
  • Size is good for small hands
  • E Ink screen doesn't offer as much contrast as the…
Our Score: 7
Viewers Score: 6.0
Barnes & Noble Nook Review

Barnes & Noble Nook Review

  • Large readable E Ink display
  • Touch Display is hard to use at times
  • Slow refresh on E Ink display
Our Score: 7
Viewers Score: 0
Kobo Aura HD Review

Kobo Aura HD Review

  • Excellent high-res screen
  • Light evenly distributed on the screen
  • Design doesn't feel premium
Our Score: 7
Viewers Score: 0
Hands On: Kobo’s Aura e-reader commands a premium for bookstore freedom

Hands On: Kobo’s Aura e-reader commands a…

  • Nice edge-to-edge screen
  • More storage space than Amazon’s Paperwhite
  • More expensive than comparable Kindle and Nook…
Our Score: 0
Viewers Score: 0
Barnes & Noble Nook Simple Touch with GlowLight Review

Barnes & Noble Nook Simple Touch with…

  • Readable in the dark (with GlowLight)
  • One-month battery life
  • GlowLight adds $40 to price
Our Score: 8.5
Viewers Score: 7.0
Kobo Glo Review

Kobo Glo Review

  • Light is evenly distributed on the screen
  • High quality E Ink display
  • Text washes out when light is at full brightness
Our Score: 7
Viewers Score: 0
Barnes & Noble Nook GlowLight review

Barnes & Noble Nook GlowLight review

  • Screen is more pixel dense with deeper contrast
  • No physical page turn buttons
  • No improvements to the software or extras
Our Score: 7
Viewers Score: 0

Editor eReader Reviews

Despite the deluge of tablets, there are still really sound reasons for owning an e-reader; they're affordable and dependable, they save huge amounts of space, and they keep poor, precious trees from being cut down just to feed your voracious reading habits. Still, buying one of these devices isn't as easy as it used to be. Bells and whistles -- like lights and touch screens -- are proliferating, and while Kindle still dominates the space new offerings from Sony, Kobo, Nook, and many others are all worth a look. You're going to be staring at this thing for years; let us help you find one that deserves the attention.

For more tips check out our e-reader buying guide and our picks for the best e-readers available.

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