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An e-book reader (also called an e-book device or e-reader) is an electronic device that is designed primarily for the purpose of reading digital books and periodicals and uses e-ink technology to display content to readers.

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The main advantages of these devices are portability, readability of their screens in bright sunlight, and long battery life. E-book readers deliver books almost instantly to consumers anytime and anywhere, often at lower prices than traditional print editions.


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