Although ebooks are there for quite a small time, they have made a huge market. They can be read in PC, laptop, smartphone, tablet or ebook-readers like Amazon Kindle, Barnes & Noble Nook, Kobo, Sony Reader, PocketBook etc. Comparing digital ebooks and paper books, we see that both have some pros and cons. Paper books and ebooks have potential to coexist.
Paper books are more appealing to read. They feel good at hand. On the other hand, it’s not easy to carry too many paper books wherever you go. You can carry an ebook-reader with lots of digitally loaded ebooks. Also, it is easy to search content in an ebook through search feature. Ebooks can be easily transferred through emails. Plus, for ebooks we won’t need trees to be cut. There are also some down-points of ebooks. You will need power to read ebooks. They can’t provide the reading-appeal that a paper book does.
Here this infographic deals with comparison between paper books and digital ebooks.