Archive | Reviews RSS feed for this section
Kindle Oasis Color Comparison

Kindle Oasis Color Comparison, Champagne Gold vs Graphite Gray

Amazon released a champagne gold version of the Kindle Oasis 2 a couple of days ago on March 22nd. It’s hard to judge the color from the few photoshopped images at Amazon, so I wanted to see it in person and compare it with the graphite gray version that was released initially. Aside from the […]

Read more
Casebot Kindle Oasis Case

Kindle Oasis 2 CaseBot Case Review, Plus Amazon Cover Comparison (Video)

I decided to get one of the CaseBot fabric cases for the Kindle Oasis 2 to see how it compares to Amazon’s fabric cover that originally sold with the Kindle Oasis when it first came out, which I reviewed a few months back. Both covers are similar in texture and feel, but the CaseBot case […]

Read more
Nook Glowlight 3 vs Kindle Paperwhite 3

Nook Glowlight 3 vs Kindle Paperwhite 3 Comparison (Video)

Now that Barnes and Noble has released a new Nook, some people are wondering how it stacks up against the Kindle Paperwhite. Both sell for the same price ($119, although the Kindle is $20 more without ads), and both are in the same mid-level class of ereaders as far as hardware is concerned. It feels […]

Read more
Kindle Oasis

Kindle Oasis 2 Review and Video Walkthrough

Review Date: November 2017 – Review unit purchased from Amazon Overview The Kindle Oasis 2 is Amazon’s 9th generation Kindle and 2nd generation Oasis model. It was released on October 31st, 2017, just a few weeks short of ten years from when the very first Kindle was released. The Kindle Oasis 2 brings some long-awaited […]

Read more
Kindle Audible Review

Kindle Oasis 2 Audible Audiobooks Review and Battery Life Test

With the release of the Kindle Oasis 2, one of the new features that Amazon brought back is the ability to play Audible audiobooks. Older Kindles used to be able to play audiobooks too, like the Kindle Keyboard and the 1st Kindle Touch, but they phased out audio support with the release of the 1st […]

Read more
Nook Glowlight 3 Orange Light

Nook Glowlight 3 Video Review and First Impressions

To the surprise of many, Barnes and Noble released a new Nook ereader this past week. It’s called the Nook Glowlight 3, even though it’s technically their forth Glowlight Nook (I guess the Nook Simple Touch with Glowlight doesn’t count). It’s more of a mid-level device than B&N’s last model, the Glowlight Plus. The Glowlight […]

Read more
Kindle Oasis Fabric Covers

Kindle Oasis 2 Cover Review – Fabric Standing Cover

In the video review for the new Kindle Oasis 2 I briefly showed the official cover that Amazon sells for it, but I decided to put together a separate video for a closer look at how Amazon’s standing covers work. There are two different types of covers. The leather covers are similar to the ones […]

Read more
Kindle Oasis vs Kobo Aura One

Kindle Oasis 2 vs Kobo Aura One Comparison Review (Video)

Now that Amazon has released the 7-inch Kindle Oasis 2, there’s finally a larger Kindle to contend with the 7.8-inch Kobo Aura One. The size of the new Oasis is actually closer to the 6.8-inch Kobo Aura H2O, and I show it briefly at the end of the video review to give an idea of […]

Read more