Cool-er eBook

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Description: A US based company called CoolReaders recently introduced an eBook called "COOL-ER". The Cool-er ebook uses EInkR, which is a new technology giving the display a 'paper like' image. Other features and benefits include; changing text size to suit the user, storage for hundreds of books, Windows PC and Mac compatible, one charge lasts for over 8000 page-turns, easy-to-read screen, even in direct sunlight and 45% lighter than other ereaders.


Silicon Supplier: Samsung® S3C2440, 400MHz

Operating System: Linux


  • COOL-ER Classic - Dimensions (Excluding Case)
    Size: (H) 183 x (W) 118 x (D) 11mm
    Weight: 178g
    Screen Size: 6", DPI 170 pixels per inch
  • Levels of Greyscale: 8
  • Type E Ink®: Vizplex
  • Operating System: Linux
  • Storage: 1GB
  • Memory: 128MB
  • Processor: Samsung® S3C2440 ARM 400MHz
  • Battery: Li-Polymer battery (1000 mAh)
  • Battery Life: (single charge) 8000 page
  • Memory: Expansion SD (up to 4GB)
  • Compatibility: PC and MAC
  • Supported formats: PDF, EPUB, FB2, RTF, TXT, HTML, PRC, JPG AND MP3
  • Menu: Languages 8 Options - English, German, French, Spanish, Portuguese and Russian
  • CoolerBOOKS estore titles: Over 300,000
  • Page Orientation: Easy Switch Landscape/Portrait Options 
  • COOL-ER Colour 8 Options:
    Ruby Red, Blue Sky, Cool Pink Hot Pink, Silver Shine, Vivid Violet, Racing Green, Black Jack
  • Windows:
    Microsoft® Windows® 2000 with Service Pack 4, Windows XP with Service Pack 2, or Windows Vista® 
    Intel® Pentium® 500MHz processor
    128MB of RAM
    800x600 monitor resolution
  • Mac/PowerPC:
    Mac OS X v10.4.10 or v10.5
    PowerPC® G4 or G5 500MHz processor
    128MB of RAM
Source: CoolReader