You can store thousands of books, magazines, newspapers and audio books on one e-reader. E-readers are magical devices that are lightweight, packaged and offer a superior reading experience thanks to E ink technology. Whether you are looking for a flat e-reader or a tablet like an iPad that will allow you to read and surf the internet, we have the goods. These are the best e-readers of the year.
Kindle Paperwhite e-reader
The Kindle Paperwhite is one of the best Kindle currently on the market. It closely replicates the look of ink on paper thanks to E Ink technology. It is light and without glare, even in strong sunlight, and it is waterproof. Get it in one of four colors and with 32GB of memory. The paperwhite connects to Bluetooth headphones or speakers to listen to audio books, and one battery charge takes weeks.
$ 160 on Amazon
160 USD at Best Buy
Kindle e-reader-Built-in headlight
Reading is a pleasure even on the most basic Kindle. The E Ink screen looks great in anything from strong sunlight to complete darkness. And the basic Kindle now comes with an adjustable built-in headlight so you can read without interference anywhere.
$ 90 on Amazon
90 USD at Best Buy
Top quality option:
iPad mini 5
The iPad Mini 5 is a full-featured tablet that does everything well. Download the Kindle app and some of our other recommended e-reader reading apps and you can access your books wherever you go. The screen is bright and sharp, plus fully adjustable for indoor and outdoor reading. In addition to being capable of reading emails, the iPad Mini is a tablet that you can use to stream music and movies, play games, video chat, and surf the Internet. This edition has built-in Wi-Fi and a mobile connection.
The new Kindle Oasis is a big step up from Paperwhite. It has a generous 7-inch screen, adjustable warm light and IPX8 waterproof so you can safely read in the tub or by the pool. The Kindle Oasis comes in two colors and is available with 8GB or 32GB of memory. If you prefer a slightly larger device, this is one of the best e-readers.
$ 280 on Amazon
280 USD at Best Buy
E-reader for children:
Kindle Kids Edition e-reader
Made especially for young readers, the Kindle Kids Edition has a glare-free screen that is easy to use indoors or outdoors. There are no ads, games or apps on this model, so your kids get a read-only device without interference. It is available in four fun colors and paired with Bluetooth headsets or speakers, making it compatible with Audible.
Not just for reading:
Amazon Fire HD 10 – 10.1-inch with 1080p
The recently updated Amazon Fire HD 10 tablet is one that serves as an overall entertainment device. It has a large 10.1-inch 1080p full HD screen, 32 GB of internal memory and microSD expandable memory. The battery lasts up to 12 hours for reading, surfing the Internet, watching movies and videos, or listening to music. Fire HD 10 gives you access to the Kindle Store on Amazon, ae-books can be downloaded from other vendors and sources.
Option budget tablet:
Amazon Fire 7 tablet (2019) – 7-inch
The Fire 7 has a 7-inch IPS screen and works hands-free with Alexa. Battery life starts at 7 hours for reading, browsing the Internet, watching videos, listening to music, or sending e-mail. For your money, you’ll get a front and rear camera, dual-band Wi-Fi, and a sturdy, powerful device for reading, playing games, and connecting to the web.
Tablet for children:
Fire HD 8 Kids Edition
The brand new Fire HD 8 Kids Edition is an 8-inch tablet with an HD screen, 32 GB of RAM and everything is packed in a protective case for children. With this tablet, young people access books, games, applications, videos, audio books and large educational content. Parents set screen usage time limits, set educational goals, and have complete control over content filtering. For younger children, this is one of the best e-readers and tablets.
Get more than anything:
Fire HD 10 Plus
The all-new Fire HD 10 Plus gives you more than anything! You get 32GB of space, the ability to wirelessly charge the device, a huge 4GB of RAM and an octa-core processor that flies. If you are loading a lot of books and want a lot of space for applications, this is the best e-reader for you.
Read without glare:
Kobo Clara HD package
If you don’t want to be tied to Amazon’s ecosystem, throw Kobo Clara in the cart now. It will store thousands of books, has a battery life that lasts for weeks, and the books can be downloaded from any reseller or free online source. The e-screen with ink is beautiful and always without glare. This package includes SleepCover which gives you a hands-free reading experience.
$ 150 on Amazon
Read and make calls:
The ZONKO tablet is a 10.1-inch Android device with an 800×1280 IPS screen. The high-capacity battery lasts up to 8 hours when playing videos and more than 400 in standby mode. With this tablet, you can read books from anywhere, watch movies, make phone and video calls, browse videos, and surf the Internet. This is a fully equipped tablet with a beautiful screen and a price that is easy to justify.
$ 140 on Amazon
Giving some suggestions for reading
With so many choices available, which e-reader is right for you? If you prefer trouble-free reading with a glossy screen that mimics the look of paper books, you’ll love the Kindle Paperwhite. It is a lightweight and slim dedicated e-reader with a glare-free screen and waterproof, which is easy on the eyes and wallet. Even a basic Kindle is available if you don’t have to listen to audio books and want to save even more money.
If you prefer a full-fledged tablet, you can’t go wrong with Apple’s iPad Mini 5. It has a stunning 7.9-inch Retina display, gives you access to the entire Apple App Store, including Apple Books, and makes a well-versatile e-reader.
And for kids, we recommend the Kindle Kids Edition. It is specifically designed for reading with a glare-free screen and a battery that lasts for weeks.
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