|10-24-2013, 12:04 PM||#1|
Join Date: Feb 2010
Device: Sony PRS-650
T-2 Back on sale at US Sony Bookstore
I just checked - The Sony T-2 is back on sale at the Sony Bookstore for US customers - only the black version is offered - the red is marked as discontinued. The black version seems to be on back-order! Here is the text:
"Coming Soon. We will notify you when the product becomes available
My guess is that they are drawing in unsold units from other countries and selling them in the USA; they may be delayed by having to repackage them into English Language boxes.
My guess is that when they have finally sold off the last of the T-2's then they will finally release the T-3 to the USA market.
In the mean time, the T-3 has been restored to the Canadian page.
|10-24-2013, 10:22 PM||#2|
Join Date: Nov 2010
Device: Nook STR (rooted) & Sony T2
Had a faulty T1 replaced with a like-new T2 the other day. Have to say, the T2 is a nice piece of kit.
|10-24-2013, 11:14 PM||#3|
Join Date: Jun 2011
Device: Kobo Touch, Sony T1, Kobo Mini
Looks like Sony found some old readers hidden someplace and good price.
Kobo Mini has 5 inch touch screen in smaller over all size and only on/off switch. 2gig internal memory but easy to clone internal memory to larger micro sd card and swop it with original memory. No external memory slot. I bought my Kobo mini for $40. on discount which happens now and then.
|10-25-2013, 03:28 AM||#4|
Join Date: May 2011
Location: Surrey, UK
Device: Sony PRS 600/650
|10-25-2013, 11:32 AM||#5|
Join Date: Oct 2008
Device: iPads, Kobo Mini, and soon The Ultimate Ereader
I suspect this is the end of the Sony Readers. I had to do a search to even find them, they've been removed from the opening page.
|10-25-2013, 04:05 PM||#6|
Join Date: Feb 2010
Device: Kobo Aura, Kindle Paperwhite 2nd gen, Kindle KB (dead) PRS-T1, PRS 350
Doing a search on the Sony Store (US) for "ereader" it shows all older models as
"DISCONTINUED. CONTACT US FOR OTHER OPTIONS: 877-865-7669"
--don't bother calling the rep was clueless.
|10-26-2013, 05:25 PM||#7|
Join Date: Jan 2007
Location: San Borja (Lima), Peru
Device: Kinndle: Oasis 3G, Voyage WiFi;FireHD; Kobo: Aura One, Glo HD
Previous posts that were completely off-topic have been excised and put in their own thread in the Freebies forum.
Please stay on topic.
|10-31-2013, 01:02 AM||#8|
Join Date: Feb 2008
Location: hanford, ca
Device: sony reader 505 \ T-2
I still use my 505, but with sony not selling the t3 in the US gave me the indication that they were in fact going to shutdown their reader line so I bought a refurbished t2 on eBay. I am pleased with it, but I'm keeping it on reserve until my 505 is no longer useful.
|10-31-2013, 01:28 AM||#9|
Join Date: Aug 2010
Location: Southwest, USA
Device: Kindle Oasis; Kobo Aura One; iPad Pro 9.7
|10-31-2013, 10:48 AM||#10|
Join Date: Oct 2007
Device: HDX 8.9, AuraHD, Nook HD+, Kindle 2,3,T , Opus, Nexus7, iPhone 6, etc
My 505 still works fine too, although it's a bit slow compared to more modern devices.
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