– site about jetbooks ™ – ebook readers from Ectaco, Inc. Here you 2 Years standby; SD card slot: Expandable up to 2 GB; Font Size: 16pt – 32pt. Ectaco has quietly released its second generation Jetbook Color e-Reader today and the most exciting aspect about it is that it is using e-Ink. When Ectaco announced last Fall that they were releasing a new Jetbook Color 2 ereader this Spring, I was excited to read that it would have a.

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To select the color of your choice, please click on the one you want. Cplor says it will work with educational systems to preload textbooks for classes. This is a perfect aid for those studying a foreign language and wanting to enrich vocabulary. If you focus on the grey, you probably are right, both look the same. If you are unable to access the page with the order form, please install SSL support jetbiok your browser.

Besides the Kindle DX, all e-ink seems to be the same six inches. The First-ever Language Learning Crossword Puzzle Apps for Android Meet the first-ever multilingual Ectaco Crosswords for Android – a perfect tool which combines the jetgook and entertaining process of solving puzzles with language learning on your Android phone.

The speakers offer the most benefit in ectzco language learning setting. We can’t see this being useful for taking notes during class at all.

You are willing to write off the JBC hardware shortcomings because it is the first generation device. You can select another product from our expanded and updated online catalogue here.

Nate Hoffelder 1 November, It is as gray as the screen on the Jetbook 2. Ah yes, black on grey. Time will if they can be overcome or not. As I understand it, the problem is that when the screen tries to show the color white, it still has to work through red, green, and blue filters. Ectaco has quietly released its second generation Jetbook Color e-Reader today and the most exciting aspect about it is that it is using e-Ink Triton 2.


Ectaco Jetbook Color Review

I like the one on the left. It is a gray that is so dark that the original Kindle actually has a whiter screen. As we pecked away with the stylus, the input lagged several characters behind us, so using this to take notes would be out of the question.

From the main menu, when you push the Menu button a microphone icon appears in the middle the screen. English handheld dictionaries English translation software.

While it offers a sunlight-friendly E Ink display that shows some color, we ran into a plethora of problems that we’re not sure this device can grow out of. Thank you very much in advance!

Looking for a tool to help you learn the language or at least to be able to communicate with the locals? ProDigit 1 December, Please, note, that ordinary rechargeable batteries can be used as well. You can prepare for the SATs, do jetbooo and spelling problems, or try advanced physics. He fixes author sites, and shares what he learns on The Digital Reader’s blog.

Expensive; Colors appear muted; Slow and unresponsive screen; Wi-Fi access is useless; Shorter than claimed battery life; Annoying port cover. Anna Attkisson, Managing Editor on.

The e-reader is bundled with tons of primarily and secondary education software. Virtually unlimited format support and endless battery life make the jetBook Color the best device for school work, business documents, leisure reading and everything in between. Since i know that the use of this colors work also in LED lighting to make rich colors, i know for shure that it also will work ectacco e-ink technology.

The JetBook’s display uses electromagnetetic touch recognition, so the only way to interact with the screen is by using the included stylus.


I could live with the screen, but the system, the forced handling with the stylus without the benefits of an active stylus like the Samsung note devices is a drawback. That particular screen size was chosen because it is about the same jetbkok as a Japanese paperback. Alternative technologies will continue to exist.

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Andrys 25 April, It has a similar screen. We could not alter the margins or the space between lines. Under the Language and Games section, the U-Learn app works with the mic and speakers to teach you lessons as you would learn from an audio book. Would it be possible to make a comparison picture with, lets say a Kindle DX or Onyx M92 with dark text?

Considering there doesnt seem to be any money in selling color ereaders as of now, I am pleasantly surprised ecctaco are any available at all. One jebook the ways Ectaco differentiates itself from the competition is by marketing this device towards students and schools. I think you were really having unrealistic hopes. Sure, the blacks are darker, and the colors are a little brighter, but unfortunately E-ink’s second-gen color E-ink screen has the same gray base color as the previous screen.

We apologize for the inconvenience. The JetBook Color has a basic music player and a few preloaded tunes, including Beethoven’s “For Elise” with incorrect spelling. I remember the 2nd generation of lcds and leds being comparable to the leading existing tech.

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