Originally Posted by tomsem
You bathtub readers will be happy to know that Paperwhite passes the ziplock test. I'm able to operate it just fine while it is inside a standard Ziplock freezer bag. That's capacitative touch for you. Take that, Nook and Kobo!
Very glad to hear this. I plan to take my PW to the beach next year but would want to keep it in a ziploc plastic bag to prevent damage from sand.