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Great reader that does what it says

Advantages: Light and portable, great storage and battery life
Disadvantages: Should come with a user manual or instructions on where to find this

I got my Sony Reader Touch edition about a month ago as a birthday gift, and I've been delighted with it so far. It's slim and light enough to be able to carry in a small bag without any difficulties, while storing hundreds of titles, and you can use memo ...

Eilidh70 30.06.2010 · Read full review
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Review of Sony PRS-600

The best Sony reader available

Advantages: Easy to use, large memory, E-ink display is superb
Disadvantages: Not as feature packed as the Kindle

...title says, if you're going to buy a Sony reader then this is the one to get. The mammoth battery life, easy to use unit, and well packaged software make this a true gem. There are a few downsides, but as a pure E-book reader this does the job supe ...

RJEM2 09.03.2010 · Read full review
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Review of Sony PRS-600

Sony E Reader PRS-600 Good touchscreen and responsive

Advantages: Quick and responsive touchscreen,
Disadvantages: Heavier than the Kindle, no WIFI or data, screen glare in sun

...of these for the past 3 years, although, I also now have a Kindle HD Fire. I have had no problems with it. The Sony PRS 600 is touchscreen, heavier than and not as slim as the Kindle. It is E-ink technology, i.e. you do not get glare, as yo ...

hallelewis 13.06.2014 · Read full review
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Review of Sony PRS-600

How to fit 13,000 books in a purse!

Advantages: Lots of storage space
Disadvantages: Expensive

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 ...

E1n1no 16.09.2009 · Read full review
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Review of Sony Portable Reader PRS-500

Books without paper.

Advantages: Small, lightweight, ideal for travel, capacity to store many books
Disadvantages: Availability of reader, availability of books

...It was my husband, a huge fan of both literature and technology that first made me aware of the e-book and in particular of the Sony Reader. Unlike me, he tends to think hard about his purchases in advance and so there were many conversations (well not r ...

Cat199 30.06.2008 · Read full review
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Review of Sony Portable Reader PRS-505