350 ebooks at the touch of a finger... for your commute, your holidays or while relaxing at home
- The latest Sony E-Reader is here for your bid! This is the Touch Edition and it comes in a choice of either black or silver.
- In its latest incarnation, the eReader is interactive. The Touch Edition™ allows you to turn pages with the slide of a finger, create annotations on the virtual keyboard and highlight text with the stylus pen.
- You can search for books or words on the virtual keyboard. Or simply double-tap a word on-screen and find its meaning in the built-in dictionary... so no more getting stuck on the big words!
- Easy to read 6" E Ink® Vizplex™ paper-like screen has no backlight or flicker so bookworms can happily read for hours - even in direct sunlight and at virtually any angle on a pool-side chaise longue.
- The Reader Touch's built-in 512MB memory easily stores up to 350 eBook titles, so you can carry all your favourite novels on-the-go.
- And with the choice of file formats (like: PDF, Text, RTF, Word and BBeB, as well as JPEG, PNG, GIF, and BMP) you can even load hefty work files onto this ultra-portable Reader, if you really must!
- Battery life is excellent with 7,500 continuous page turns from a single charge – enough to last up to two weeks, and get you through the longest journeys and thickest reads....
- What's more, Sony's eReader is so easy to use. With the gadget you will also get Intuitive eBook Library software which makes downloading eBooks a cinch and you can play librarian, managing your collection and transfering titles to your eBook with ease.
- As far as choice of reading matter is concerned, you will be spoiled for choice. Thousands of titles, including bestsellers and classics are available to buy, borrow and even download for free, and with this nifty gizmo, you can read them in your choice of adjustable font sizes.
- And you'll never lose your place again as you can add bookmarks, read page-by-page or "fast forward" through the book (handy for your inner speed reader).
- This clever gadget will even automatically find the page you were last reading.
- And if that wasn't enough you can use your Sony Reader Touch with headphones to listen to music while you read.
For the best read around, bid here and bid now!
Boring but important:
LOT DEFINITION: EReader Touch Edition by Sony (model: PRS-600) in a choice of silver or black
- Anything additional to that specified as included
- Colour choice is silver or black and is strictly subject to availability
TECHNICAL SPECIFICATIONS INCLUDE:
E Ink® Vizplex™ touchscreen
Screen size (inch) - 6
Resolution - 800x600 (h/w)
Grey scale - 8-level grey scale
Built in flash memory (MB) - 512 (Approx. 350 eBooks) *
MemoryStick™ MS DUO slot - YES
SD Card Slot - YES
Battery Type - Built-in rechargeable lithium-ion battery: DC 3.7 V
Battery Life (reading EPUB eBooks) - Approx 7500 page turns
Recharging Time - Four hours with USB, two hours with optional AC charger
Unsecured / free eBooks & text files - EPUB eBook, Adobe® PDF, Microsoft® Word, TXT, RTF, BBeB
DRM (Secure / purchased) eBooks and text files - EPUB eBooks (Adept) BBeB eBooks (Marlin)
Unsecured Audio files - MP3, AAC (not most DRM audio)
Image & Photo files - JPEG, GIF, PNG, BMP
Width (mm) - 121
Height (mm) - 174.3
Depth (mm) - 9.8
Weight (g) - 286
Audio Output - 3.5 mm stereo mini-jack (for headphones, etc)
Soft cover - Pouch
USB Cable - YES
Quick Start guide - YES
eBook Library software - YES
Recommended Minimum System Requirements
Operating System - Microsoft® Windows Vista® (32-bit or 64-bit) or Microsoft® Windows® XP (32-bit only), MAC OS® X 10.4.9 or later
Processor - 800 MHz Intel® Celeron® class processor or better
RAM - 128 MB minimum, or 512 MB minimum for Windows Vista®
Hard Drive - 20 MB Minimum available Hard Drive space
Optical Drive - Capable of reading CD-ROM
USB Port - USB 2.0 high speed
Internet Connection - Broadband
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