Infibeam.com, Ahmedabad, Gujarat based online shopping portal is launching the India’s first 6 inch e Ink Vizplex e-reader in market. Pi will be available at introductory pre-Order price tag of Rs. 9999 with booking amount of Rs 999, according to Indian Tech News.
The e-Reader is less than 10mm thick. It is light too, at 180 grams only. It has internal storage capacity of 512 MB and can store up to 500 e-books. For more space, it has expandable slot by which user can expand Pi storage up to 4GB. It is powered by S3C2440 processor and 64 MB RAM. It has a battery life of four days or 10,000 refreshes.
Pi owners will have the choice of downloading over 1,00,000 digital books from Infibeam.com, which the company plans to increase over a period of time. The device also gives users the option to upload their own content from a PC or any other device through a USB device. “Infibeam.com is also in advanced talks with a number of newspaper publications to provide subscription-based access to a large number of newspaper content,” the statement said.
Features of Pi e-book reader:
Turn page forward/backward.
Jump to a specific page.
Progress bar to display position in the book.
Increase font size and reflow text automatically.
Add bookmark to a page.
Screen Rotate for landscape / portrait views.
Search inside a book or document.
Sort documents (Date, filename, Catalog).
Game Play by Function Key and Navigation for Soduku.
3 mm Audio Earphone Connector.
SD Card Slot.
Micro USB Slot.
Pi will be available around the country on February 22 and will come with a warranty of one year.