An E-book readers is a type of electronic device which allows the users to read docs, PDFs or digital books in a very eye friendly and comfortable screen. There was a time when books were only published as paperbacks. But now in the digital world, there are many books available in electronic forms. The interesting thing about an e-reader is that if you look at the screen, it looks very much similar to looking at a book. In other words, the feeling of the paper is there as light, brightness etc. from its digital screen has been greatly refined to deliver a more natural feeling.
E-readers are relatively new to the people of Bangladesh. Majority of people still love the feeling of holding a book in hand. Also, there are very less amount of good Bengali E-books available in the market. Another thing is that online shopping is still shaping in Bangladesh. People are still facing challenge with online payment method etc. and this is why people are having difficulty to buy e-books. In countries like USA, Germany, Australia, UK or Italy E-book readers are highly popular gadgets. The biggest pro of this device is that, with an E-book reader you can have all your books in one single light and thin device. Which can be carried in a small backpack and save up plenty of space in your home as well as mind. Another thing to consider is that, you save a lot of trees thus life and nature as papers are made from wood. In near future, E-readers can become highly popular in this country as people are getting more and more conscious about the environment out of great necessity, information and education is spreading faster through the digital era and people are moving more toward the "less is more" philosophy.
Digital giant Amazon was the first to make e-readers famous to the consumers. The most widely used E-book readers are Amazon Kindle and Kindle Paperwhite. But after the success of Amazon, other companies also stepped into the business and released fine quality devices such as Kobo, Tolino, Nook and so on.