Curl up with all the hottest titles and none of the distracting ads on the world's lightest 6" e-Reader3. Admire the lovably glare-free, paper-like display designed for hours of comfortable reading, even in direct sunlight. Use your fingertips to select a title, turn the page or zoom in and out. Get the titles you want at Reader™ Store or use the world's first eReader with wireless public library access to borrow books directly from the device for free.
"The overall form factor is the best I've ever seen on an eReader; it's comfortable, easy to hold and store, and it looks great ... Books are easy to get using nothing but the Reader itself. Users can opt to download eBooks to their computers and transfer them via USB to the Reader, but with a Wi-Fi connection, there really is no need." — James Pikover, Gadget Review
Make reading part of a child's life by introducing them to the world of Harry Potter. With mystical places and enchanting characters, Harry Potter will captivate their imagination and encourage them to keep reading. Now for the first time, you can purchase the fabled Harry Potter stories as eBooks from the Pottermore Shop, and enjoy them on your Sony Reader.
Want an eBook to read for free? Pay a virtual visit to your local library any time of the day or night without setting foot outside your home. Tap the Public Library icon to wirelessly peruse, borrow and download eBooks from local public libraries directly to the device2.
"Sony has made the library process extremely simple. Given the rather complicated Amazon process, if you are interested in library borrowing then there is no question that the Sony is the unit to have. Overall, the Sony is an excellent unit and clearly it is one to get if you want to use public libraries." — TeleRead
At less than 6 ounces and lighter than most paperbacks, the small, fiercely stylish Reader Wi-Fi is the lightest 6" e-Reader there is3. Simply pop it in a purse, pocket or bag and keep your reading material constantly close at hand.
Line the shelves of your virtual library with the hottest new releases, page-turning bestsellers and classics close to your heart. Choose from books, newspapers, magazines and more at Reader Store to download wirelessly wherever you are.
A simple touch to the Clear Enhanced display calls up your favorite books, while a swipe of the finger turns their pages and a pinch of two fingers can zoom in and out. Your eyes will thank you for the natural reading experience the E-Ink® Pearl V220 antiglare screen provides, especially in direct sunlight.
Tap and hold your finger on any word you don't recognize for instant access to two on-board English dictionaries, as well as 10 additional foreign language dictionaries. Use the note-taking feature to highlight important text or jot down notes using your finger or the included stylus.
Get lost in the story, not annoying ads on the world's lightest 6" eReader3 with a glare-free display that's designed for hours of comfortable reading. Fall in love with the paper-like E-Ink® Pearl V220 screen — it's easy on the eyes, even in direct sunlight. Choose what to read next from the latest releases and bestsellers at Reader™ Store1 or use the wireless public library access to borrow books directly to the device for free. Use your fingertips to select a title, turn the page or zoom in and out.
Enjoy your favorite titles on Reader Wi-Fi without the distraction of annoying ads.
Wirelessly shop for the latest releases, bestsellers, magazines and newspapers from Reader™ Store.1
Learn more about what you’re reading with immediate access to websites like Wikipedia and Google search. Or, use the open browser to access other websites.
Bookmark pages and return to them instantly.
Weighing less than 6 ounces, the lightest 6” eReader around3 is no bigger than an average paperback. This slim, 0.35 inch device has an elegant curved profile for easy holding and carrying in a pocket or bag.
Wide content support of EPUB, PDF, and TXT files give you the choice to read a variety of content formats.
Write notes on the page or highlight text as you would in a traditional book using your finger or the supplied stylus.
Utilize the 12 on board dictionaries including 2 English language (British/American) and 10 translation (to and from French, German, Spanish, Dutch and Italian). Tap and hold a word to find its meaning or translate into one of the 5 supported languages.
Plug in your headphones to listen to audio books or to music as you read.7
Get the world’s first eReader to offer Wi-Fi® public library access and downloads from the device. Borrow free eBooks from your local public library2 using the dedicated public library icon.
Simply touch the superior 6” clear enhanced touch screen to select a book, swipe your finger to turn pages and zoom in and out by pinching your fingers together or apart. Read for hours on the E-Ink® Pearl V220 paper?like screen ? even in direct sunlight.
Keep track of all your eBooks and music files from your Reader device with customizable content collection. It’s easy to create, edit, delete and rename collections.
Choose between 6 fonts and 8 adjustable font sizes and adjust contrast and brightness to suit your personal reading preferences.
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