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Old 08-22-2010, 01:15 PM   #11
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Originally Posted by sirmaru View Post

I expect that by the end of 2011, I'll be dumping the Kindle 3 to buy another eReader - brand still undetermined.

Thus, battery life is IRRELEVANT. Obsolescence causes all electronic gadgets to be dumped for GPS devices, PC's, cell phones and eReaders.

I want a reader to read on. If it can hold a lifetime of books, I'll probably keep it for a lifetime (mine or its). So it is very relevant to me.

I expect anything I fork over 100 dollars for to still be functional in 5 years (though I don't expect the battery to last that long of course).

But it sure sounds like the battery won't be a problem.
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