Kindle 2 Vs iRex iLiad 2nd Edition

The following is a detailed comparison between kindle 2 and the iRex iLiad 2nd edition.

FEATURES

iRex iLiad 2nd Edition

theiliad

KINDLE

kindle2

Display

  • 8.1″ (diagonal) e-Ink
  • 768 x 1024 pixels
  • 16 levels of gray-scale
  • Touch sensor input
    Stylus  Pen.
  • 6″ diagonal e-Ink
  • 600 x 800 pixels
  • 16-level gray scale

Size

  • 8.5 ” x 6.1 ” x 0.63″
  • 5.3 “ x 8.0” x 0.36”

Computer Requirement

  • For transfer and management of documents between  PC and the Device in non-wi-fi hotspot.

Format

  • HTML
  • TXT
  • JPG
  • BMP
  • PNG
  • PRC (Mobipocket)
  • Adobe® PDF
  • DOC
  • HTML
  • JPEG
  • GIF
  • PNG
  • BMP
  • PDF (experimental )
  • TXT
  • AZW
  • Unprotected Mobipocket (.prc, .mobi)
  • AAX
  • MP3
  • RTF.

Expansion

  • MMC or CF cards  up to 4 GB
  • None

Connectivity

  • Wi-Fi
  • USB cable for content transfer when necessary
  • Whispernet
  • USB cable for content transfer when necessary
  • Whispersync  for connecting to related devices…iphone, DX..

Special features

  • reads newspaper, books and comic strip.
  • scale and zoom for easier reading
  • landscape mode.
  • stylus allows you to take notes, underline text, write comments, do favorite crossword or Sudoku puzzles, or even sketches and draw…and navigate quickly.
  • Compact travel hub with built-in Ethernet card allowing hook-up wired network
  • Text to speech – device reads to you.
  • NY Bestsellers $9.99
  • 5-way controller
  • Zoom images
  • 50,000 audio title at Audible.com
  • Whispersync allows connection to iPhone and Kindle DX
  • simple web browser reads tex-centric sites.
  • Background music
  • Free book samples
  • built-in dictionary
  • search within books

Content

  • Numerous titles available from Project Gutenberg, and Mobipocket plus other free eBook sites.
  • Subscribe to any of the international newspapers and receive your copy daily on your iLiad at the press of a button.
  • Use as notepad or sketchbook and store hundred of pages with notes and drawings. Use the stylus to make notes, annotations, drawings or sketches.
  • Ideal for reading comic strips, Manga, or graphic novels
  • With the Mobipocket Reader Software you will be able to search, browse and discover thousands of RRS feeds from your favorite websites and blogs, subscribe and sync them to your iLiad and read them whenever you want.
  • Your own reports, articles, reviews, and emails can all be transferred to your iLiad for reading, writing notes, making annotations, and sharing.
  • More than 300,000 books available – U.S. newspapers including The New York Times, Wall Street Journal, and Washington Post; top magazines including TIME, Atlantic Monthly, and Forbes
  • Top U.S. newspapers including The New York Times, Wall Street Journal, and Washington Post; top magazines including TIME, Atlantic Monthly, and Forbes—all auto-delivered wirelessly
  • Top international newspapers from France, Germany, and Ireland
  • Numerous  blogs.
  • Free book samples. Download and read first chapters for free before you decide to buy.

Weight

  • 15.3 oz (435 g)
  • 10.3 oz (289 g)

Capacity

  • Internal memory hold up to 12 books, newspapers or comic strips…plus up 4 GB card expansion
  • Internal memory holds1500 books, magazines, newspaper, and blogs at a time

Power Supply

  • Built-in rechargeable Lithium Ion battery
  • Charging via Power Adapter
    – Charging time: about 3 hours

  • AC Power adapter
  • Long Life Rechargeable Lithium Polymer Battery.
  • Turn wireless off and read for a week or more before recharging.
  • Fully recharges in 4 hours.

Font

  • scale and zoom
  • 6 sizes

Language

  • Dutch
  • English
  • German
  • French
  • Simplified Chinese.
  • English

Supplied Accessories

  • Stylus
  • Travel hub
  • USB cable
  • Power adapter
  • Quick start card
  • Power adapter
  • USB 2.0 cable

We strive to make our comparisons as accurate as possible. If you find any discrepancies, please feel free to leave a comment for those coming behind you.

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