Tag Archives: e ink
E Ink Color 2016

Will Amazon Ever Release a Color Kindle?

It’s interesting how Kindles and other ebook readers have evolved over the years. They’ve added touchscreens and frontlights and now some models are even waterproof. One thing that hasn’t changed a whole lot is E Ink screens. Sure, they’ve improved the refresh rate and upgraded the resolution some, and a few devices like the Kobo […]

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Kyocera Card-Keitai E Ink Phone

Kyocera Card-Keitai E Ink Android Phone (Video)

Not very many interesting E Ink devices have turned up at the annual Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas in recent years, but at least there are a couple of new things to talk about this year. One interesting new device is the Kyocera Card-Keitai, which is a tiny E Ink phone that was recently […]

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Lenovo Yoga Book C930

Lenovo Yoga Book C930 2-in-1 with E Ink Screen Now Available

A couple months ago Lenovo unveiled a new dual-screen Yoga Book that features an LCD screen and an E Ink screen. The E Ink screen doubles as a keyboard, a writing pad using an included stylus, and an ereader, although I think it only supports PDFs at the moment. The new Lenovo Yoga Book C930 […]

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Dasung Not-eReader

Dasung Not-eReader E Ink Tablet and Monitor Available to Pre-Order

Dasung has started accepting pre-orders on Indiegogo for their latest new device, the Not-eReader, which has a 7.8-inch 300 ppi E Ink screen. It’s kind of an ereader/tablet/monitor hybrid. They’re calling it the first E Ink mobile phone monitor. I don’t know if very many people want a 7.8-inch black and white monitor for their […]

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Onyx Color E Ink eReader

First Look at Onyx’s Color E Ink eReader for Schools (Video)

Onyx recently showed off a 10.7-inch ereader with a color E Ink screen that was designed specifically to use as part of a pilot program for schools in China. Color E Ink screens have been around since 2010 when E Ink first released their Triton displays. A few devices were released using color E Ink […]

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Kindle Paperwhite

E Ink Report Seems to Suggest No New Kindles This Year

Earlier this year the chairman for E Ink told investors that shipments of ereader displays would be down for the first half of 2018, and that turned out to be true. Now in a new report in an article over at the Taipei Times, E Ink’s president seems to imply that no new Kindles will […]

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Yoga Book C930

New Lenovo Yoga Book C930 Has E Ink Screen (Video)

Today Lenovo unveiled the Lenovo Yoga Book C930, which combines an LCD screen and an E Ink screen into a foldable notebook type of device with a flexible hinge connecting the two screens. The Yoga Book C930 is a lot like the dual screen Tiger Rapids PC that Intel showed off earlier this summer. The […]

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Are Flush Glass Screens on eBook Readers Overrated?

Ever since I got the new Onyx Boox Note S, it has me questioning the whole concept of flush glass screens on ebook readers. I’m not sure the negatives outweigh the positives. In fact I’m now convinced that flush glass screens are actually worse than the alternatives. The main thing to consider is the simple […]

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