Its really not hard at all. There are step by step tutorials and even youtube videos devoted to it. Once you have all the programs downloaded, its easy as hell.
It really comes down to if you want a 7" or a 10" tablet too... I personally think that 7" is too small for reading comics so I'm happy with my 10" that was $400. Worth the money to me since I use it pretty much every day for various stuff other than comics too.
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