It is not enough that the user can see the icons, he should be able to do so without strain or irritation, even if he doesn't have eagle eyes.
In art, form is king. In design, form has to follow function.
|Nexus 7 and Kindle Fire|
|iPad Mini + Logitech Wired kb. Total 620 grams.|
And the iPad can at any moment be taken off
to be used as e-reader.