Best Ebook readers on the market. (Updated 2017)
First lets start with the frequently asked questions around the ebook readers, tablets and other devices for browsing magazines,novels or cartoons.
Q: How much do e readers cost?
A: The price is starting from around 100$ for the cheaper models (black and white) and can go to a little above 200$ for some models.
Q: Can you download a book to a tablet?
A: Yes. On Kindle you can download from the Marketplace automatically without the need of extra apps to install on the device. On the other tablets you will need to install a bookreader app (they are pretty cheap or even free) in order to read properly.
Q: What is the format for eBooks?
A: EPUB format is the most used because it is open format in comparison with AZW (second most used) which is property of Amazon. Other formats include MOBI and of course PDF.
Q: How long does the battery last in a Kindle?
A: It depends really on how much you are using it. But generally it is said to last two weeks. Screen brightness is one of the most important factor in battery drain.
Q: Is there a Colour Kindle?
A: Yes it is, but… Kindle is known for the quality in black and white with Ink style pages.
OK now. Since we got out of our way some of the Q&A’s related to ebook readers lets get into making the top best.
- Kindle Oasis
This device is one of the best on the market. With a resolution of 1448 x 1072 and screensize of 6 inch it fits perfectly in hand.
2. NOOK GlowLight Plus
With a paper-like reading experience and function of waterproof and dustproof you can use this device on mountains or sea, literally anywhere without fear of damaging it.
3. Kobo Aura H2O
It features an impressive extra-large, no-glare 6.8” Carta E Ink touchscreen that reads like print on paper – even in direct sunlight. Eyestrain is minimized in any light with the fully adjustable ComfortLight directing light at the page, not your eyes. Plus, with ClarityScreen+, Kobo Aura H2O provides a high definition reading experience, with crisp, clear text for easy and enjoyable reading.
So bottom line Amazon Kindle is still the best ebook reader out there even though more expensive in the Oasis version it still gives you a wonderful feeling that you are reading an actual book.
Now lets speak about accessories.
- Kindle batteries
Price: around 30$ depending from where you buy it.
2. Kindle Covers
Price: Depends if with or without light. From 12$ to 40$
3. Kindle Lamp
There are tons of lamps and kits for lighting the Kindle device, this is one of them.
Price: around 10-15$
So this is our roundup of ebook readers and accessories you may need in order to have a super experience (paper-like).