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Sony PRS-T3

Sony PRS-T3
alaScore 94

124 reviews

Feb, 2015

alaTest has collected and analyzed 124 reviews of Sony PRS-T3. The average rating for this product is 4.0/5, compared to an average rating of 4.2/5 for other eReaders for all reviews. Opinions about the screen and design are overall positive. The performance and usability also get good feedback, but comments are divided on the price.

portability, usability, performance, design, screen

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other eReaders the Sony PRS-T3 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 94/100 = Excellent quality.

Review analysis

(Based on 124 reviews)

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Amazon.co.uk review summary for Sony PRS-T3

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 6 user reviews of Sony PRS-T3 from Amazon.co.uk. The average user rating for this product is 3.8/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.4/5 for other eReaders on Amazon.co.uk. Reviewers are impressed by the screen and performance. The battery and portability also get good views.

usability, portability, battery, performance, screen

83% of the reviews on Amazon.co.uk give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Sony 2GB e-Reader (Red) - (Intel atom 1GHz Processor, 512MB RAM, Windows 8)Sony Reader PRS-T3 black

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Amazon.com review summary for Sony PRS-T3

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 2 user reviews of Sony PRS-T3 from Amazon.com. The average user rating for this product is 4.0/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.2/5 for other eReaders on Amazon.com. Reviewers really like the performance. The screen is also mentioned favorably.

screen, performance

100% of the reviews on Amazon.com give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Sony Reader PRS-T3 blackSONY READER DIGITAL BOOK READER PRS-T3 RED WIFI Ultra Slim e-Reader 6" E-ink Touchscreen

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Sony Reader PRS-T3 pictures and hands on

 

Aside from the headline-grabbing launches at IFA 2013, Sony also announced a new Reader model, the PRS-T3. Sony describes the Reader as "slim, light and a pleasure to hold" and we have to say, we agree wholeheartedly. The curved metal back and rounded...

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Sony PRS-T3

 

Sony's latest Kindle rival lacks one bright idea

Light, Easy-to-use hardware, Easy-to-use interface

No integrated light, A little expensive given features

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Sony Reader (PRS-T3)

 

In and of itself, the Sony PRS-T3 is a perfectly serviceable e-reader, but the reading experience doesn't stack up against the competition.

Compact ; Excellent screen contrast ; Case snaps neatly on ; Overdrive (library) integration ; PDF reflow ; Page-flipping bug fixed

Case-light not as good as back-light ; Pricy once light case is factored in ; Page-turning gestures clunky

There's a lot to like about the Sony PRS-T3. Its compact size and integrated cover feel comfortable in the hand, and its library support is useful. Overall, however, we found the user experience not quite up to the standard set by Amazon and Kobo. If...

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Sony Reader PRS-T3

 

Sony has been in the ebook reader market at least as long as Amazon has in the UK, but its products have never been as popular as its big rival's. The latest Sony PRS-T3 seems unlikely to change that, but it's certainly an attractive device.

A good-looking ebook reader, with attractive features, but it fails to back up its steep price

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