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Before bending, warm the "clam" with an electric paint stripper (maybe a hairdryer is enough). I used a heat focusing cone for the stripper. Apply short shots from a short distance until the plastic is warm and stays in shape when moved. Keep in place until cooled. I did this more than one year ago and it still works. Be very careful with bending when ...


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According to this article, never. "Sony will not be offering the Reader PRS-T3 in the United States. In response to the region’s market changes, Sony will be focusing instead on mobile and tablet devices, including the Xperia Tablet Z and Xperia Z smartphone. Digital reading and eBooks remain an important priority for Sony. Reader Store will still help ...


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I broke off the bracket/hinge from my cover while trying to bend it back (not having heated it first as suggested in the other answer, so try that first). After that I completely removed the plastic grey strip. The strip is connected at 4 points to the inside of the spine of the cover, and was glued in the middle. You can cut through the connection points ...


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This is maybe not what you are looking for, but although the PRS-T3 is currently not be sold in the US, you can always buy it from the USA. This works the other way around as well: I got my PRS-700 from the USA in Nov. 2008, as it was not available in Europe. Take care which shops you try. SONY's online shop and other online shops that are operating in the ...


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Absolutely, yes. I was a Kobo customer long before I had a Sony reader. I switched to Sony when my Kobo Touch died. I was actually happy that the Sony store was killed because it resulted in the Kobo store being put on my Sony reader. You need the latest firmware update (or at least since the Kobo rollover), and then you will have a "Kobo Bookstore" option ...


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Look at this thread on Mobileread, it also has a link where you can download the service manual. There is also a video guide on youtube. Please note that I don't own this ereader and that this is only the result of a quick web search, so I can't help you further.


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Sony is leaving the e-book market outside Japan. You can use a forwarder in Japan to purchase one directly from Sony. There are also several site specialized in purchasing and shipping Japanese goods to foreign countries.


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