|02-14-2012, 04:06 PM||#1|
Join Date: Jul 2009
Location: Bucharest, Romania
Device: Kindle 3
which readers have the case made of aluminium?
One of the criteria for choosing an e-reader for me it to have the case made of aluminum. So what readers are made of aluminum?
Does Kindle Touch have the case made of aluminum?
Last edited by codrutoctavian; 02-14-2012 at 04:08 PM.
|02-14-2012, 04:12 PM||#2|
Join Date: Oct 2007
Device: HDX 8.9, AuraHD, Nook HD+, Kindle 2,3,T , Opus, Nexus7, iPhone5, etc
I don't think any current models do. The Sony 505, 650, & 950 do/did. No Kindle model has ever had an aluminum casing.
|02-15-2012, 10:31 AM||#3|
Join Date: Oct 2011
Location: England, UK
Device: Sony PRS-T1 and Cool-ER
I concur - AFAIK, the Sony 650 was the last one to do so. I presume Sony ceased using aluminium to get the price point down to where it could compete with Kindle.
|02-15-2012, 01:02 PM||#4|
Join Date: Nov 2006
Device: PW2, iPad Retina Mini, iPhone 4, MS Surface Pro, Onyx T68, N7,
Given that pretty much all current readers support WiFi, metal cases wouldn't work too well; it would block the signal.
|02-26-2012, 04:49 PM||#5|
Join Date: Nov 2010
Device: PRS-650 / Cybook Opus / Nook STR (rooted)
|02-28-2012, 04:36 PM||#8|
Join Date: Jan 2009
Location: in the middle of nowhere
Device: PRS-350, Nexus S, Galaxy S, Nook Color, iPhone4, iPT4, iPad 2012
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