The Amazon Kindle has been a popular item for the past three years.  People who love to read enjoy receiving a kindle as any kind of gift.  The Barnes & Noble Nook has also received a lot of hype lately because it's newest version, Simple Touch, is updated with lasting qualities.  Since Christmas is right around the corner, we want to figure out which gift is a better bang for your buck.  If you don't want to go all out and buy a $500 Apple iPad, consider these two hot items.

 

KINDLE

  • Starting price is $79
  • Less than six ounces
  • Six inch screen size, fits in your pocket
  • E ink display, reads like paper
  • Built in Wi-Fi, books download in 60 seconds
  • Over 800,000 title books

 

NOOK

  • Starting price $99
  • E-ink, six inch display
  • Best-text, just like paper
  • Ultra-light
  • Battery life lasts up to two months

 

If you already have one of these gifts, let us know how you like it; or if you are a Christmas shopper trying to find the perfect gift, let us know which one caught your attention!