The Sony Reader enables the user to carry 160 books- or with a memory card 13,000 in the user's purse weighing just less than an actual book when the protective cover is on. At £199.99 its retail price is extremely expensive although it can be found much cheaper on line at Wh Smith's website ... Read review
There are always times when our Sony PRS-500 Digital Reader Book seems to run out of power ... more
at the most inopportune times. Without a conventional charging source in sight, we are often left with no recourse other than to let the battery run out. Enter the Gomadic Portable Emergency AA Battery Charger for the Sony PRS-500 Digital Reader Book. Simply insert a fresh set of batteries into the battery pack, toggle the on/off switch and connect your Sony PRS-500 Digital Reader Book. Instantly the device will start to charge and you will be up and running again. Backed by our Gomadic Lifetime Warranty and over 10 years of innovation in charging accessories, we think you will find this to be one of your favorite accessories!
No more scoping out airport waiting rooms for AC plugs. No more sweating in the parking ... more
lot waiting for your Sony PRS-500 Digital Reader Book to charge. Keep the family plugged in on camping trips or the office wondering how you are always so utterly available. Small, Lightweight and extremely durable, the Gomadic High Capacity Battery Pack for the Sony PRS-500 Digital Reader Book is the perfect addition to any nomads road arsenal. Whether you need an extra boost to squeeze some extra hours out of the Sony PRS-500 Digital Reader Book or you are resurrecting it from the dead, the High Capacity Battery keeps you mobile, agile and free. Consider yourself an independent and free-moving provider of energy!
"The Sony Reader enables the user to carry 160 books- or with a memory card 13,000 in the user's purse weighing just less than an actual book when the protective cover is on. At £199.99 its retail price is extremely expensive although it can be found much cheaper on line at Wh Smith's website and play.com which charges £149.99 £50 less.
In my opinion this is definitely worth a buy if you are the type of person who always likes to take a book or two ..."
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Manufacturer's product description
The Sony Reader offers a new and convenient digital reading experience. It boasts an amazing screen with technology that rivals text on paper. Weighing less than 9 ounces and at only ½" thin, it's more compact than many paperbacks. Plus, it comes with software that seamlessly allows you to search and browse thousands of electronic book titles from the Connect eBookstore and then easily transfer from your PC to your Sony Reader. With built-in memory and multi-format support, you can take many of your favorite titles and documents with you. So compact and convenient, you'll want to take it everywhere.