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Nook/Kindle benefits of 3G?

Hubby is getting me an E-reader for Christmas and I haven't decided which one or whether to pay the $50 more for the 3G. Besides being able to search for books outside of a Wifi area, is there any benefit to having the 3G? I am mostly at home where I have internet, so I don't know that I really need to pay more. Additionally, I have read about visiting the online library to check books out, you can do this with or without the 3G right? Thanks!

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Asked by toriandgrace at 1:00 PM on Nov. 12, 2010 in Technology

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  • Here are some Pros and Cons reviews

    Personally I just pay the $50 more. 


    Answer by musicmom08 at 2:44 PM on Nov. 12, 2010

  • i agree

    Answer by mekarevell at 10:10 PM on Nov. 12, 2010

  • If you're mostly at home, I wouldn't worry about going for the 3G.

    Answer by _Tam_ at 2:45 PM on Nov. 13, 2010

  • I just bought a Kindle for my daughter and opted to buy the cheaper (non 3G) version; she'll mostly use it at home and would have no need for the 3G.

    Answer by Anonymous at 7:18 AM on Nov. 17, 2010

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