Survey: e-reader adoption outpacing tablets in the U.S.

Jos

TS Evangelist
The number of people in the U.S. who own an e-reader such as Amazon's Kindle or Barnes & Noble's Nook has doubled in the past six months, according to a Pew…

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treeski

TS Evangelist
I got an Amazon Kindle for graduation this past May. I don't see myself owning a tablet until maybe early 2013.
 

LNCPapa

TS Special Forces
We've got two NookColors in my home - one for my daughter and one for my wife. No tablets though.
 

TomSEA

TechSpot Chancellor
"The number of people in the U.S. who own an e-reader such as Amazon's Kindle or Barnes & Noble's Nook has doubled in the past six months..."

That is an incredible statistic.
 
G

Guest

interesting, but I wonder how many of those nooks are pretending to be tablets by running android
 
G

Guest

e-readers seem to have a real purpose, while tablets don't have a real market yet. They may look cool but don't really deliever, kind of like netbooks. Time will tell how everything settles out.