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eBooks vs Paper Books, A Comparison

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Mar is a child educator and an English lit graduate who enjoys reading and writing poems, articles, and short stories on various topics.


Books play an important role in a person's life by providing the basis for learning at an early age. They want to provide readers with accurate information. Not only has the look of books evolved over the past few decades, but so has the mode of reading them, owing mostly to the automation process. In recent days, eBooks and podcasts have become popular. The distinction between a paper book and an eBook will be discussed in this section.


E Books VS Paper Books

Printed Books:

  • The front cover and rear cover page of a printed book comprise a number of pages bonded together.
  • Printed books are hard to haul.
  • The arrangement of printed books is unchanging.
  • Using physical effort, these books can be shared with others.
  • Printed books are more expensive than electronic books.
  • There is a dread of printed book damage.
  • No electronic gadget, such as a laptop or a cell phone, is required to read a paper book.
  • Paper books are textbooks that we have physically and that we use on a regular basis by carrying them in our school bags.

E Books:

  • The term "e-book" means to a digital book.
  • All chapters of an e-book are in digitally, which indicates the book has been converted to an electronic version.
  • E-books are portable and easy to carry.
  • The layout of an e-book is changeable.
  • E book publications can easily be transmitted with others via an electronic sharing platform.
  • These books use reminiscence as a form of storage.
  • E-books are far less expensive than printed books.
  • There is no need to be concerned about physical book damage.
  • The E-book must be read on a laptop, desktop, or smart phone.
  • If the power to the electronic gadget goes off, the E-book cannot be downloaded or browsed.
  • E-books, for example, are textbooks that we own virtually and use on a daily basis by bringing them to college in our laptops.

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