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10 Best E-Readers

Kobo Clara HD Carta

Kobo Clara HD Carta

Kobo Clara HD Carta on Amazon

If you’re looking for as compact a selection as possible, the six-inch Kobo Clara HD Carta makes a fine choice. It has sufficient internal storage to accommodate up to 6,000 books, and its touchscreen is smooth and responsive.

  • Nine language settings
  • Weighs less than six ounces
  • Not ideal for large documents

Amazon Fire HD 8

Amazon Fire HD 8

Amazon Fire HD 8 on Amazon

The Amazon Fire HD 8 gives you a lot of tablet for a very reasonable price. It boasts a bright high-definition display, as well as Dolby Atmos dual stereo speakers that can deliver a pretty decent film and TV watching experience.

  • Integrates with alexa
  • Lots of useful apps
  • Battery life could be better

Likebook Mars Carta

Likebook Mars Carta

Likebook Mars Carta on Amazon

With an octa-core processor and two gigabytes of RAM, the Likebook Mars Carta delivers fast performance with a few nice features. You can control the temperature of its light to be blue when used in daylight or a softer warm tone for nighttime.

  • Touchscreen interface
  • Memory is expandable via micro sd
  • Software can be buggy

Kindle Paperwhite

Kindle Paperwhite

Kindle Paperwhite on Amazon

The Kindle Paperwhite provides clear, laser quality text on a screen that is designed to resemble actual paper. It’s water-resistant enough to be used confidently in the bathtub, and available in a pair of storage capacities.

  • Two color options
  • Works with audible
  • Front light is harsh and blue

Kobo Forma

Kobo Forma

Kobo Forma on Amazon

Weighing in at just under seven ounces, the Kobo Forma makes a nice travel companion. It also offers weeks of performance on a single charge, so you can read worry-free, even if you left the adapter at home. Its built-in store has access to thousands of library books.

  • Ipx8 water-resistance rating
  • Comfort setting provides a warm tone
  • Power button can be stiff

Sony DPT-CP1/B Digital Paper

Sony DPT-CP1/B Digital Paper

Sony DPT-CP1/B Digital Paper on Amazon

For business applications in companies looking to cut down on waste, few models compare to the Sony DPT-CP1/B Digital Paper . It offers a large, 10-inch screen with a precise pen and an optional college ruled background for handwritten notes.

  • Wireless file transfers
  • One charge lasts up to a week
  • May be overkill just to enjoy books

Apple iPad Mini

Apple iPad Mini

Apple iPad Mini on Amazon

For a powerful tablet that also runs a series of apps for reading e-books, try the Apple iPad Mini . It’s thin and lightweight, boasts a good camera for stills and videos that eliminates the need to carry multiple devices, and supports multitouch gestures.

  • Fingerprint identification
  • Stereo speaker system
  • Available with cellular capabilities

Boox Nova Pro 7.8 ePaper

Boox Nova Pro 7.8 ePaper

Boox Nova Pro 7.8 ePaper on Amazon

The Boox Nova Pro 7.8 ePaper responds to both capacitive and electromagnetic touch, so you can use your fingers or the included stylus for everything from navigation to note taking. It runs on a version of the Android operating system.

  • 32 gigabytes of storage
  • Easy to set up and use
  • Easy to read in the dark

Amazon Fire HD 10

Amazon Fire HD 10

Amazon Fire HD 10 on Amazon

The Amazon Fire HD 10 comes with a 10.1-inch display with over a million pixels, giving it a nice resolution for watching movies and TV shows. Its integration with Alexa makes it the ideal choice as the hub for all your smart devices.

  • Fast octa-core processor
  • Up to 12 hours of battery life
  • Front- and rear-facing cameras

Kindle Oasis

Kindle Oasis

Kindle Oasis on Amazon

The Kindle Oasis boasts an IPX8 waterproof rating, which means it can be submerged in up to a meter of water without experiencing any negative effects. It comes with 32 gigabytes of internal storage and an adjustable warm light.

  • Automatic brightness
  • Wi-fi connectivity
  • 300 ppi resolution