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Sony's Reader PRS-500 was released back in 2006. This e-reader features a 6-inch E Ink display with 4-level grayscale. The built-in Connect eBook Store offers a library of available content and up to 80 books can be stored on the device.

Description

  • Status: Discontinued
  • Availability date: 09/2006

Availability

  • Alias: Reader PRS500

Also Known As...

  • Height: 6.9 inches
  • Width: 4.9 inches
  • Thickness: 0.02 inches
  • Weight: 0.56 pounds
  • Primary orientation: Portrait
  • Color: Black

Hardware

  • Screen size (diagonal): 6 inches
  • Screen shades: 4
  • Technology: E Ink
  • Touchscreen type: None

Display

  • Operating system: Linux
  • File support: ePUB, PDF, .DOC, RTF
  • Audio file support: MP3, AAC

Software

  • Internal size: 64 MB
  • External storage: Yes
  • External type: SD, Memory Stick
  • Max. external size: 4 GB

Storage

  • Wi-Fi: No

Connectivity

  • Headphone jack: 3.5mm
  • Data connections: Mini USB

Ports

  • Quoted use time: 7500 pages turned

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