Originally Posted by Rizla
Duh. The main ereaders haven't used a capacitive touch screen in three years. The IR screen was introduced by Sony three years ago! The reviewer clearly doesn't have a clue.
The new Kindle switched from IR to capacitive, which is new, not from capacitive to IR.
Also, AFAIK the pre-IR touch eReaders had no capacitive, but a resistive touchscreen.