Originally Posted by HarryT
Netbooks make lousy bookreaders. The "letterbox" screen format is the wrong shape; they are heavy, have a short battery life, and even if you turn them on their side to read the keyboard gets in the way.
key board getting in the way is not realy a issue. as you can take the screen off the keyboard.
not sure about the shape thou..hmm
and 3.5 hours battery life seems good..