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e-Book Readers

Amazon Kindle 4 Hits Italy And Spain

by Isaiah on December 1, 2011


Amazon has begun selling their latest e-Book reader ‘Kindle 4’ in Italy and Spain. The device retails for 99 Euro (about $133). To remind you, the Kindle 4 offers a 6-inch 800 x 600 e-ink display, a 2GB of internal memory (holds about 1,400 books), a five-way control button, WiFi and a one month battery life. [Softpedia]

Limited Edition Version Of Nook Simple Touch eReader

Barnes and Noble has unveiled the limited edition version of the Nook Simple Touch eReader. Priced at $79, the limited edition version features a special white back, Wi-Fi connectivity, a 6-inch E ink display and a battery that provides up to 2-months of operation time. [Geeky Gadgets]

Kobo Vox Android e-Book Reader Hits UK

by Isaiah on November 23, 2011


Kobo has just announced the availability of their new Android e-Book reader ‘Vox’ in the UK. Available via WHSmith stores and online, the device is currently being sold for 169.99 GBP (about $265). In case you didn’t know, the Vox is equipped with a 7.0-inch 1024 x 600 multi-touch AFFS+ display, an 800MHz processor, a 512MB RAM, an 8GB of storage, an SD card slot, WiFi, a built-in speaker, a 3.5mm headset jack and runs on Android 2.3 OS. [Pocket-lint]

Kyobo Introduces e-book Reader With Mirasol Color Display

Korean bookseller Kyobo has recently unveiled a new e-book reader with a 5.7-inch (1024 x 768) Mirasol display. In case you didn’t know, the Qualcomm Mirasol display technology combines some of the best features of e-ink and LCD displays. The Kyobo Mirasol eReader is powered by a 1GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon S2 processor, a customized version of Google Android 2.3 Gingerbread OS and WiFi connectivity. No word on pricing or availability so far. [CNet]


Chinavasion is offering you their newest touchscreen eBook reader, the Mebook Touch. This budget-friendly device sports a 7.0-inch 800 x 600 color resistive touchscreen display (anti-glare), a 2GB of internal memory, a microSD card slot (2GB card included), a built-in media player, a micro USB port, a 3.5mm earphone jack, an integrated mono speaker and a built-in Lithium Ion battery (2800mAh). If you’re interested, the Mebook Touch will set you back $95.49. [Product Page]