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Sony Reader Daily Edition

alaTest has collected and analyzed 8 reviews from magazines and websites. Reviewers really like the usability and screen. The design and battery are also appreciated. Some have doubts about the value for money.

battery, design, screen, usability

value for money

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other eReaders the Sony Reader Daily Edition is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 79/100 = Good quality.

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Stop the Presses! Sony's Reader Needs a Heavy Touch

 

Despite a larger-than-usual screen and handsome hardware design, this touchscreen-enabled e-book reader has too many shortcomings.

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Sony Reader Daily Edition

 

This pricey but touch-friendly eReader delivers a large screen, 3G connectivity, and an easy-to-use interface.

Sony clearly hopes that 3G connectivity and a large touchscreen will make the t want to be locked into one eBook store as they would with the Kindle. But for pure ergonomic comfort, the Kindle 2 offers the best design, plus a large selection of daily...

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Sony Reader Daily Edition

 

The Reader Daily Edition gives consumers wireless access via AT&T's 3G mobile broadband network to Sony's eBook store from just about anywhere in the U.S. Book lovers will be able to browse, purchase and download books as well as select newspapers and...

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Sony Reader Daily Edition

 

Sony's high-end eReader, with lots of bells and whistles

An eInk screen makes for low eyestrain; Decent battery life; Simple yet competent audio playback

Pricey in comparison to other eReaders

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Sony Reader Daily Edition

 

Maxell’s Encore EN-5 offer a rich, full sound for an affordable price, beating out nearly all of the headphones in the test. However, our testers didn’t think they were very comfortable, nor did this pair do a good job staying put during use....

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Sony Reader Daily Edition PRS-950SC

 

Even though the Reader Daily Edition PRS-950SC lacks a few features found on other devices, the large touch screen, ability to download in multiple formats and the long battery life all contribute to make this eBook reader worthy of your consideration.

This eBook reader has a large touchscreen and long battery life

This Sony eReader has 2GB of internal memory

7.9/10 This eReader is simple to use and has built-in 3G capabilities.

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Sony Reader Daily Edition review

 

The Sony Reader Daily Edition is available only in the US, and Sony has yet to reveal when it will be be available in the UK. The Sony Reader Daily Edition was tested by our colleagues in San Francisco at the PC World labs.

Oddly, even though the Daily Edition uses a GSM service, it doesn't currently support international roaming (which is the best reason to go with GSM technology). For now, at least, you can purchase and download content wirelessly only when you're in...

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Sony Reader Daily Edition review

 

Sony's first wireless eBook reader, the Sony Reader Daily Edition offers first rate newspaper support.

Oddly, even though the Daily Edition uses a GSM service, it doesn't currently support international roaming (which is the best reason to go with GSM technology). For now, at least, you can purchase and download content wirelessly only when you're in...

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