Misleading title maybe. Capacitive or resistive touch
maybe is even less draining on the battery but what is
cool about E-ink readers are that even if one use Wifi
them claim a battery life some one to two weeks?
Compare that to a few hours for back lit screens.
And it is small and don't weight as much as my Netbook.
Okay it can not do what my netbook does and have no keyboard
either and the worst, it is incredibly slow updating a page.
No music videos on that one and it is black and white instead
of millions of colors. :) But you can take with you thousands
of books to read on a long trip on a train or boat and read about
linux code to your hearts delight :)
I have not looked further but the price makes it very tempting to me
but I am a bit gadget freak so I buy cute things out of lack of resistance.
I want I want I want my body says. Shut up you old fool I tell it. :)