Originally Posted by jsh1120
it's clear that most of the complaints on the Amazon boards are coming from people who want the same performance as a fully illuminated backlit screen without the downside.
Speaking personally, I find the PaperWhite a marvel of good engineering and design even if Amazon engineers were unable to repeal the laws of physics.
Yes, I agree. I think it's wonderful, even with some uneven areas at the bottom. It is awesome! I didn't buy it "for the light" but I like the light! The light is a nice bonus to the other great things about this ereader.