A standalone ebook reader that typically has Allowing a device to connect something without wires. Wi-Fi ... connectivity for downloading content. Popular e-readers include Amazon’s A small hand-held electronic device developed by Amazon spec..., Kobo, and NOOK. eReaders and tablets are different devices. eReaders have matte screens with less glare than the glossy screen. Tablets can be used as an A standalone ebook reader that typically has wireless connec..., and can also run apps and access the web—things eReaders currently cannot do.