|09-21-2009, 05:48 PM||#1|
Join Date: Sep 2009
just got the 505 from sony style
Just an fyi
the new 505's dropped to 270.
I got a store model which was in great condition for 200+tax. It came with 3 years accidental damage.
Comparing the 300 with the 505. They both looked good but the 300 was smaller but not really small enough to be put into a pocket. The 600 did have more glare (~50% more) than the 300/505. Also was a bit fuzzy so I didn't like it.
I'm new to the ebook thing. Calibre is great. ebook software from sony is slow.
Hope this helps anyone else.
|09-21-2009, 06:10 PM||#2|
Join Date: Aug 2009
Device: PRS-505, PRS-350
I hope you dig yours as much as I dig mine. I definitely think the 505 is the best of the Sony models.
In addiction to calibre, you might want to also try PRSCustomizer. I like it mainly for the clock function and the one-key shutdown.
Last edited by Superlucky; 09-21-2009 at 06:14 PM.
|09-21-2009, 08:26 PM||#4|
Join Date: Mar 2009
Device: Sony PRS-505, iPod Touch, Kindle 3G + Wi-Fi
Congrats!! I love my 505 more with every book I read on it.
|09-22-2009, 03:23 PM||#5|
Join Date: Jan 2007
Location: San Borja (Lima), Peru
Device: Pcktbk 360; Kindle Paperwhite (WiFi)/ Fire HD; nook STR & Col; KoboGlo
Hi, peetah, and welcome to MobileRead.
You got a great price on your Sony 505. I have one, also, and I love it. The fact that you got a 3 years accidental damage insurance with it is wonderful.
Have fun as you poke around in the different Forums here on MobileRead.
|09-22-2009, 03:34 PM||#6|
Join Date: Sep 2009
Location: Hampshire, UK
Device: Sony prs-505
Love my 505 too and don't think I would like anything smaller... or bigger..!
|09-22-2009, 04:35 PM||#7|
Join Date: Jul 2007
Device: Sony Reader 500/505/300/350
Good deal on the 505. It's a great ebook device!
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