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Spring Design's Alex e-reader combines the standard E Ink display with a 3.5-inch capacitive touch LCD. This Android-powered device allows anything displayed on the LCD to be viewed on the E Ink panel as well, making tasks like web browsing a bit more practical than on competing reader products.

Description

  • Status: Discontinued
  • Availability date: 03/2010

Availability

  • Height: 8.86 inches
  • Width: 4.72 inches
  • Thickness: 0.39 inches
  • Weight: 0.68 pounds
  • Primary orientation: Portrait
  • Color: White, Black

Hardware

  • Screen size (diagonal): 6 inches
  • Technology: E Ink
  • Touchscreen type: Capacitive

Display

  • Operating system: Android
  • Notable apps: Web browser, Dictionary
  • File support: ePUB, PDF, .DOC
  • Audio file support: MP3

Software

  • Internal size: 256 MB
  • External storage: Yes
  • External type: microSD

Storage

  • Wi-Fi: Yes
  • Wi-Fi support: 802.11g, 802.11b

Connectivity

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

Ports

  • Quoted use time: 24 hr
  • Removable: No

Battery

2GB SD Card

Bundled accessories

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