NEW YORK, Oct. 8, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportlinker.com announces that a new market research report is available in its catalogue: Global E-reader Market 2011-2015 http://www.reportlinker.com/p0943130/Global-E-reader-Market-2011-2015.html#utm_source=prnewswire&utm_medium=pr&utm_campaign=Book_and_Music_Stores TechNavio's analysts forecast the Global E-reader market to grow at a CAGR of 21 percent over the period 2011-2015. One of the key factors contributing to this market growth is the rapid increase in the e-learning programs from reputable universities. The Global E-reader market has also been witnessing an increasing awareness of e-readers. However, the increasing smartphone penetration could pose a challenge to the growth of this market. TechNavio's report, the Global E-reader Market 2011-2015, has been prepared based on an in-depth analysis of the market with inputs from industry experts. The report covers the Americas, and the EMEA and APAC regions; it also covers the Global E-reader market landscape and its growth prospects in the coming years. The report also includes a discussion of the key vendors operating in this market. The scope of this report covers the present scenario and the growth prospects of the Global E-reader market for the period 2011-2015. It includes the market for e-readers across various end-user segments. The markets that are not covered in this report are listed below: -PC, laptop, netbook, notebook, tablet PC, smartphone, feature phone, e-reader applications -Any support, maintenance, and services that are offered for/with e-readers -Components that are used in the manufacture of e-readers -Any product that does not fall under the heading of e-readers -E-reader hardware, software, firmware, solutions, components, and ICs. Key vendors dominating this market space include Amazon.com Inc., Barnes & Noble Inc., Hanvon Technology Co. Ltd., Pandigital, and Sony Electronics Inc. Key questions answered in this report: What will the market size be in 2015 and at what rate will it grow? What key trends is this market subject to? What is driving this market? What are the challenges to market growth? Who are the key vendors in this market space? What are the opportunities and threats faced by each of these key vendors? What are the strengths and weaknesses of each of these key vendors?