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Old 11-27-2008, 08:28 AM   #1
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Ectaco JetBook - $199 from Newegg.com

Newegg has the black Jet book on sale today for $100 the regular retail. If you've never heard of this device before, you should look at the review.
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Old 11-27-2008, 08:33 AM   #2
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If you want my opinion, I think this is an excellent reader for the price. The device hardware quality is good, and the latest firmware update added a real ebook format. There are several people here who are very happy with it.

The Jetbook isn't for everyone, but it's still worth consideration.
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Old 11-27-2008, 02:16 PM   #3
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If you want my opinion, I think this is an excellent reader for the price. The device hardware quality is good, and the latest firmware update added a real ebook format. There are several people here who are very happy with it.

The Jetbook isn't for everyone, but it's still worth consideration.
Yes, it is very attractive price and it looks like it is limited time black friday deal only.
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Old 11-27-2008, 08:47 PM   #4
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Pitty it does not have an e-ink screen for the price!
They go on ebay way lower than 199 all the time!
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Old 11-27-2008, 08:49 PM   #5
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Pity it does not have an e-ink screen for the price!
They go on ebay way lower than 199 all the time!
E-ink is not the be-all and end-all of screens. This piece of hardware proves that.
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Old 11-27-2008, 09:30 PM   #6
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I understand, however looks are important to me!

*Edit: It is a very nice device indeed! And would have been even nicer with an e-ink screen. to me the looks are better than the bebook and Cybook, appart from the screen.
Also with an e-ink screen I'm sure the battery would last even longer too!*

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Old 11-27-2008, 09:33 PM   #7
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To me, the 5" screen is just too small. I think 6" is the low end sizewise for a good eBook reader.
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Old 11-29-2008, 10:48 AM   #8
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$179 at Frys, three days only

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Old 11-29-2008, 01:00 PM   #9
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The company needs to update its webpage, because their comparison chart lists the Sony 500.

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Old 11-29-2008, 03:12 PM   #10
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A lot of the comparisons are also incorrect.
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in stores or on-line.
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Limit 1 per Household.
(when purchased between 11/29/2008 and 11/29/2008)
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NewEGG.com offer jetBook for $199.99 with Coupon Code PDA12225
This code will be expired on 12/8/2008
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Original Price: $299.99
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