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Old 08-04-2009, 06:58 PM   #1
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Old 08-04-2009, 07:00 PM   #2
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nice !!! hm, that "more apps" on the 600 is intriguing... i'm glad they seem to have kept the overall interface of the 700, i think it's really well designed.
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I like the position of the ridge/groove on the left-hand side, makes it more book-like somehow.
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Old 08-04-2009, 07:07 PM   #6
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I didn't like the design choices when these were first announced, but I hadn't seen the black 600, now I'm in lurve

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I like the design of the 600. The 300... not so much.
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Old 08-04-2009, 07:14 PM   #10
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Old 08-04-2009, 07:16 PM   #11
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Great if true!
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Old 08-04-2009, 07:16 PM   #12
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Old 08-04-2009, 07:17 PM   #13
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i noticed the new logo too, i think it's much nicer !
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Old 08-04-2009, 07:19 PM   #14
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i noticed the new logo too, i think it's much nicer !

Agreed, the new logo is much more effective. There doesn't seem to be a logo on the prs505 (i just checked).
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Old 08-04-2009, 07:21 PM   #15
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more more effective and much classier too. those faux-italics really don't cut in on a READING DEVICE logo, seriously.

based on the photos, what do you think are the chances a 700 cover will work on a 600 ?
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