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Bigme Announce New E-Ink Smartphone

Bigme Announce New E-Ink Smartphone

Bigme have announced that they are close to releasing an e-ink smartphone; the HiBreak. They’ve disclosed very few details so far other than there will be two models (monochrome and Color), will be 4G enabled, have a camera, and that they will run Android. It is due to be launched at the end of May. …

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An Introduction to E-Readers & File Formats

An Introduction to E-readers

This is a beginner’s guide to e-readers and their file formats (primarily the differences between ePub and PDF). It was written for people that are new to the concept of reading digital books on a digital e-reading device. The difference between e-readers and e-ink tablets The main difference between e-readers and e-ink tablets is that …

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Kobo Libra Color: Unboxing & First Impressions

Kobo Libra Colour: Unboxing & First Impressions

TL;DR: TOO LONG, DIDN’T READ: My first impressions are that the Kobo Libra Colour is a nice portable colour e-reader and offers good value for money in this regard. However, the act of writing is rather unpleasant and uncomfortable, and should not be the primary purpose for buying. When Kobo announced the Kobo Libra Color …

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Bigme Release Android 13 E-Ink Tablet

BIGME RELEASE INKNOTEX COLOR

I was just perusing the Bigme Store and noticed that they have released a new 10.3″ colour e-ink tablet running Android 13. I’m not sure how long it’s been available (or how late to the party I am!) The new Bigme InkNoteX Color is presumably a natural successor to the Bigme Inknote Color+ because the …

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Delivery delays for Orders of Ratta Supernote Nomad

Delivery delays for Orders of Ratta Supernote Nomad

Over the previous several weeks, Ratta – the company behind the Supernote E-ink tablet brand – has been having difficulties with the timely shipping of orders that customers have placed. This appears to be a result of a small manufacturing defect (that they wanted to correct) and limited availability of manufacturing components. They have contacted …

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When will the Ratta Supernote A5 X2 be released?

When will the SUpernote A5 X2 Be Released?

Supernote have released a statement on their social media properties that the long-anticipated Supernote A5 X2 is now scheduled to be released in May/June 2024. It was previously intended to be released in the first quarter of 2024 – I expected a late March or early April release. Whilst this will come as a disappointment …

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Boox Discount Codes (March 24)

Boox Discount Codes March 2024

Boox are running an anniversary/Chinese New Year promotion between 8th-24th March 2024. Boox are offering a $20 discount on any orders of $300 or more (6.7% discount), and a $50 discount on any orders of $600 or more (8.3% discount). How to get the Boox discount To get the discount, follow these steps: Discount examples …

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