Readers survived the boom of the tablets and continue to be the choice of those who really likes a lot and comfortable to read in electronic format. However, there are problems that a standard 6-inch gadgets do not favor, say, viewing the files with unscaled content. But there is a solution: with scans of pages of a PDF or DJVU and other heavy materials easily handles PocketBook X with a screen size of 10.3 inches.
Ten and no less
The screen size of 10.3 inches – most importantly, you need to know about PocketBook X. For free on iOS or Android is a standard format, which cannot be said about readers. If you’ve only used 6 or 8 inch e-readers, the first meeting with the “x” will definitely be impressive: it has a really large display. Ten inches is close to the size of a regular good quality book with hard cover and normal coated pages.
On the display of the gadget to fit a lot of text, in addition, there is a place for illustrations and format with a nice title, an epigraph, a callout is just what we are accustomed to quality reading material. And, of course, on the big screen a pleasure to read not only books and documents in PDF or DJVU, and FB2, EPUB and so on. Such a display enables you to view documents where the text is not reformatted under the size: comics, notes, magazines, Newspapers, textbooks, scans, PDF, and more. In other words, the files of which if you increase a separate piece of face as if off the screen and disappear on it. In the case of 6 – and even 8-inch e-readers, this problem is acute. With PocketBook X can simply print the page on display and immediately proceed to the study of information: additional dances with a tambourine around to zoom or view in a horizontal format with no scrolling required. Open and read in all conditions: in the light and in the dark.
The model is equipped with a screen E-Ink Carta with a resolution of Mobius 1872х1440 points, a plastic substrate, and a backlight adjust not only brightness but also color temperature. Reading at the window on cloudy choose cool shades. In bed before going to sleep by the light of a lamp – warm to quickly relax and go to sleep. You don’t want poking around in the settings – just put the brightness and temperature of the backlight in automatic mode.
And you in the form, Mr. X!
Despite the solid diagonal, the device does not seem massive and does not take up much space in your bag or backpack. At least not more than a notebook or workbook. PocketBook X – compact, slim and lightweight eReader. Even if the paper weight of 300 grams may seem solid, that he at all is not felt. And it’s only a third more than the average 6-inch reader.
The materials are chosen well. The frame is made of magnesium-aluminum alloy and non-slip back cover is made of plastic, it is equipped with convenient grooves for the best grip. PocketBook to keep X comfortable, and dropping hard. If the reader still falls, it is likely that nothing will happen due to the fact that the substrate of the screen is not glass and is not at odds with cracks at the slightest impact. Battery provides up to six months of active use.
PocketBook X running lightweight versions of Linux on powerful for reader dual-core processor. The discovery of books, running programs and Internet connection happen quickly and without lag.
It is worth noting that PocketBook X is a self – contained device capable of connecting to Wi-Fi networking, and Bluetooth, for example, to the wireless headphones or speakers. Using the built-in browser you can view the document directly from the site or download it. Files will be downloaded without a computer via proprietary cloud PocketBook, email and DropBox. Supports audiobooks and music playback. Memory standard for the flagship reader – 32 GB, so enough space for all kinds of content.
In the end
PocketBook X – premium high-tech gadget, a device for those who grew up from the usual e-books and those who lack opportunities of a small screen. On the technical side to the “X” is difficult to fault, to complain about, except that you can pick. Giving five red pieces of paper, I want to get at least a fabric cover or the cover for the screen and charging block. On the other hand, given the diagonal size, it remains one of the most affordable options on the market.
When buying a reader in the official store PocketBook on the device give a guarantee of three years.