Originally Posted by AZImmortal
Geez, this is the kind of price that I would expect from something with current-gen hardware and software, although I guess you can get away with this when you don't have any competitors.
It's the screen that makes it expensive. I suspect that 9.7" screens are only made in small quantities, and hence are expensive. If you look at the other 9.7" eInk devices on the market, you won't find anything cheaper.