Sad experience with Pandigital product, buyer beware especially if used.
29 March 2014
Summary: It worked well at first and satisfied my need for an android based product. Since the price was right I bought it since my previous one(a gift) got stuck in a booting mode. Found out later this is a problem with Pandigital. The disappointment came just a few weeks later and it's stuck in booting mode too. As there is no Pandigital support anymore, it was an unfortunate lesson for me.
Summary: The company, PanDigital, went bankrupt and these are closeout specials. That is the only thing that makes them a fair price. EReaders are overpriced by at least 100% in my opinion, and ebooks are as well. I shouldn't have to pay more for an ebook than I would for the printed copy. But as a closeout for $70 including tax and shipping this was priced right. Mine was a refurbished unit.
Summary: I think that this is a good product at a good price, but I was not aware that it would only work as a wireless product when I purchased it. I thought it would work from an internet connection at home and as a wireless tablet when I was on the road. Maybe I just am not computer literate enough, but my general literacy is well above average (I usually read/write at a 126h grade level, rather than the standard 8th grade level that is used in newspapers and most magazines,...