Another "look-alike" eBook recently introduced, this time from "Bookeen" (Paris, France).
See their main web page here.
What a name! Is they really "Cyber book"?
Three main functionalities like the Sony reader:-
- Image viewing
- MP3 listening
According to the specs page it uses the new eInk "Visplex" formulation with improved white and contrast and faster response times (see a previous post on the Vizplex intro).
They claim a good "8000 page flips battery life".
They seem to have decided to use multiple formats for books, including MobiPocket and claim to have 50,000 titles available at intro.
Interestingly they do a subtle visual compare with the size and thickness of a real book thus:
Other blog posts on the Bookeen Cybook can be seen at:-