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Kindle vs. Nook vs. iPad: Which e-book reader should you buy?
By: John Falcone September 22, 2011 1:24 PM PDT
Kindle vs. Nook vs. iPad: Which e-book reader should you buy? | Crave - CNET
Editors' note: This story was updated September 22, 2011, to reflect the latest products and to address upcoming rumored products. It was originally published July 6, 2010.
Shopping for an e-book reader? The good news is that you have more choices--at better prices--than ever before. The bad news? There are more choices than ever before. In the realm of dedicated e-book readers, the market has consolidated around a handful of major players: mainly Amazon and Barnes & Noble, with Kobo and Sony bringing up the rear. But every majortablet--including theApple iPad 2 and nearly everyAndroid tablet--also doubles as a reader.