|02-08-2013, 07:03 AM||#1|
Join Date: Feb 2013
Which Ebook reader is easiest on the eyes? i.e doesn't strain your eyes when reading
Thinking of getting one, I'm not very concerned with wi-fi support, size, memory capacity etc, but I am concerned about getting one which is easy on the eyes.
I plan to read a lot away from my computer (which I find can be pretty taxing for long periods of prolonged usage) so that is my first criteria. Price is probably my second.
I've done some reading of user reviews and such, but there doesn't seem to be a definite winner in the "easy on the eyes" category.
Can anyone help with information/suggestions? Thanks in advance!
|02-08-2013, 09:15 AM||#2|
Join Date: Sep 2011
Location: Michigan, USA
Device: Nook GlowLight, Kindle PW2 & Fire HD 6, iPad 3, Nook Tablet & Color, R
I think any e-ink reader should be pretty easy on the eyes, and you can adjust the font size and font as needed as well. If you get a lit one (like the Kindle Paperwhite) it should improve contrast as well.
Beyond that, it's pretty individual, so you could look at a Kindle Paperwhite vs a Nook Glow vs a Kobo Glo at a store that sells them and see which feels best to you.
Also consider what store you'll want to buy books from. If you'll want Amazon, you'll want a Kindle. I think there's a way to support local small bookstores with a Kobo Glo though and that's nice.
|02-08-2013, 10:07 AM||#3|
Join Date: Jul 2010
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