E-book readers research

Ebook readers reviews

Devices:

  1. http://www.plasticlogic.com/ – this is the reader!
  2. http://www.astak.com/97Ebook_Reader.html – my second favorite
  3. Irex iliad- 8″ dispaly, video here , zooming here – 500eur (with wifi it is 660eur)
  4. Sony PRS-505, video here – medium screen, $299
  5. STAReBOOK 6″ 800×600 pixel 4-level gray scale
  6. Hanlin v3(linux) 6″ screen – not good for pdfs also here
  7. booken – french release, 6″ screen size, full specification
  8. google reader – ugly and big. and not e-paper technology
  9. Amazon Kindle – Only usa, not good support for PDF,
  10. http://scottstuff.net/blog/articles/2008/06/03/should-i-buy-a-kindle#comments
  11. http://www.mobileread.com/forums/forumdisplay.php?f=140

My E-book device will have:

  • Web-access via wi-fi or better
  • PDF/WORD viewer
  • Backlight
  • large screen – no need to be pocket size

So I am on hold on with those devices ….