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e-Book Readers

Toshiba DB50 Android-based e-Book Reader

by Johan on January 26, 2012

Toshiba DB50 Android-based e-Book Reader

The Toshiba BD50 is a new Android-based e-Book reader that is equipped with a 7-inch LCD display with a WSVGA resolution. Powered by a 1GHz Freescale i.MX535 processor, the gadget offers an 8GB of internal memory, Wi-Fi bgn, Bluetooth, USB 2.0 and a microSD card slot. Weighing at just 330 grams, the Toshiba BD50 also provides access to Toshiba’s BookPlace store that contains about 50,000 books and other magazines. Toshiba will launch the BD50 Android-based e-Book reader in February 2012. [Toshiba]

Kobo Wireless eReader For Only $89.99

by Isaiah on January 22, 2012


Getting yourself a new eReader? Why don’t you take a look at this Kobo Wireless eReader which is now on sale over at for only $89.99 (Silicone Skin included). This compact and lightweight device offers a 6-inch E-Ink display with 16 level grey scale, a 1GB of internal storage, an SD card slot, a USB port and WiFi connectivity. [Product Page]

Hanvon C18 e-book Reader With Mirasol Display

by Johan on January 13, 2012

Hanvon C18 e-book Reader With Mirasol Display

The new Hanvon C18 e-book reader has been introduced at CES 2012. What makes this eReader special is that it features a 5.7-inch XGA format mirasol display with a 1024 × 768 pixels resolution and a 1.0GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon S2 class processor. The Qualcomm’s Mirasol display technology delivers a premium reading experience, a touchscreen display and a vibrant color even in bright sunlight. Unfortunately, there is no info on pricing or availability so far. [Electronista]

Jetbook Color e-book Reader

by Johan on December 6, 2011

Jetbook Color e-book Reader

The Jetbook Color e-reader from Ectaco is equipped with several educational software including pictured dictionaries for 38 languages, cross translator for 180 languages, vocabulary builder, scientific calculators, interactive periodic table of elements, linguistic crosswords, as well as reference materials for Math, Physics, Chemistry, Biology, Geography and Earth Science. The eReader is powered by n 800MHz Freescale processor, a 9.7-inch display with a resolution of 1600×1200, WiFi connectivity and a microSD card slot for storage expansion. The Jetbook Color supports most of famous e-book formats. The company will launch the Jetbook Color on January 15th, 2012 for $499.95. [Ectaco]

Sony Reader WiFi Gets Price Cut

by Isaiah on December 4, 2011


Sony has recently lowered the price of its Reader WiFi down to $129.99 (original price $149.99). To refresh your memory, the device sports a 6-inch 600 x 800 E-ink touchscreen display, a 1.3GB of available storage, a microSD card slot (up to 32GB), WiFi and a built-in rechargeable battery (up to 14,000 continuous page turns when reading only). [Sony]