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Some companies boast that their gadgets are waterproof. But what about ice-proof?

Last year PocketBook launced a water-resistant eReader called the PocketBook Aqua. A year later the folks at Vido decided to see just how sturdy this thing was… so they didn’t just get it wet. They froze it solid.

I first read about the experiment at The eBook Reader, but you can check out Vido’s website or video for more details.

Update: Looks like the Kobo Aura H20 waterproof eReader can survive a good freezing too.

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