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£170 Sony PRS-505S Reader

Experience the joy of reading a variety of your favorite books-all stored digitally in one compact device. The slimmer, redesigned Reader Digital Book lets you carry a stack of books in one hand.

Its portable size makes it the perfect travel companion, allowing you to read a variety of books whenever and wherever you want. Its long battery life lasts up to 7,500 continuous page turns, and the amazing paper-like screen technology is easy on the eyes.

A perfect travel companion, the Reader Digital Book offers a unique, on-the-go reading experience. More compact than many paperbacks, it weighs just nine ounces (without cover), is only half an inch thin and holds up to 160 eBooks. You can easily hold it in one hand, and with its rechargeable battery you can turn up to 7,500 continuous pages on a single charge.

With a compact and lightweight design you can take the Reader Digital Book almost anywhere. And with plenty of internal memory and a slot for optional removable memory cards, you can take hundreds of titles, user-selected Web content or other supported documents for reading on the go. It will hold approximately 160 averaged sized eBooks in internal memory and hundreds more with optional removable memory cards.

You can buy this Sony PRS-505S Reader for £170. You can also find similar deals from our online price comparator.

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