This is one of the oldest debates in consumer electronics. E-readers are dedicated devices for reading e-Books while Tablets are essentially a cross-breed between a smartphone and a laptop. For tablets, their ability to function as e-Readers is an added bonus. I could go on and on about the comparison between the two sets of products. But for today I will focus on one particular aspect namely which of the two is better for reading and protecting your eyes.
There are literally hundreds of different brands of E-book readers out there. So here’s my take on what you need to look for in an eBook reader. Before you read on, consider first these simple questions; Do I really want an eBook reader? And what is my budget for one?