dsi xl as ereader

Discussion in 'NDS - Console and Game Discussions' started by Lelouchx, Aug 11, 2011.

  1. Lelouchx

    Lelouchx Newbie

    Apr 28, 2009
    United States
    hi.. i am in doubt whether dsi xl will be good or not for reading ebook.
    will it be very strain to the eye? i am torn between nook touch and dsi xl.

    i sold my dsl 2 years ago and now i'm buying back dsi XL , i know 3ds is dropping its price tmrw but
    i just don't feel like buying 3ds. as for nook touch, it can't play games. well it can but in black and white
  2. Vulpes Abnocto

    Vulpes Abnocto Drinks, Knows Things

    Former Staff
    Jun 24, 2008
    United States
    I absolutely love using my DSlite as a book reader.
    Especially with the Supercard DSTwo's "iReader" software.
    I can only imagine an XL would make the experience even better.
  3. Nathan Drake

    Nathan Drake Obligations fulfilled, now I depart.

    Jan 2, 2011
    There is the Nook Color, and it is hackable as far as I'm aware. It also has a wider selection of books to choose from, while the DS has you either choosing from legal media (the Gutenburg Project comes to mind), or even pirating books. I dunno, I just appreciate a dedicated book reader. It is made to be a book reader, and every aspect of the design is built around it. Reading stuff on the DS just isn't good enough for someone like me.
  4. kevan

    kevan Imagination rules the world

    Dec 4, 2009
    I reckon Vulpes is right.

    But of course a dedicated E-Reader is always better.....
    most of the time.