The Which? Best Buy award is given to
products with high total test scores that perform consistently well in
our rigorous lab tests and excel in all key areas.
We award the Energy Saver logo to
products that our testing shows are very energy efficient, meaning
they'll cost you less to run.
The Which? Don't Buy logo alerts you
to the products that performed extremely poorly in one or more key
areas of our tests.
Based on the range and quality of the features offered by the ebook reader
Ease of loading a book
Based on the ease of loading an ebook file on to the reader
Ease of reading a book
Based on the quality of the screen and the controls
Reader or app
Choose dedicated ebook readers or apps for mobile and tablet devices
Control the device via a touch screen rather than buttons and keypad
Takes the hassle out of connecting to your PC or an ebook store
Colour screens are ideal for magazines
Memory card slot
A memory card slot can allow you to store more ebooks on your ebook reader. Useful if the internal memory is limited, though cards are usually sold seperately
Text to speech
Listen to text via a synthetic digitized voice
For Best Buys we give the cheapest widely available high street price as we went to press. Prices for other models are a guide to what you should expect to pay.