There is a new ebook reading device called Cybook Gen 3, has rolled out from the sleeve of Bookeen. This device is believed to be able to beat Amazon’s proud Kindle out of to the space in no time. Is it true? So what’s special on this Cybook? Let’s check it out!
First, Cybook is not a mere ebook reading device like kindle. Beside it’s very thin design, it’s also the lightest ever reading device for your mobility convenience.
Secondly, you can use Bookeen Cybook to tune your favorite music while reading because Cybook support MP3 extension songs pretty well. Above that all, Cybook also capable of view images in many common format such as JPG, GIF, and PNG.
Well, because it’s a reading device, Cybook support all of the popular web text format and PDF file, including PRC and HTML.
- Fast Switch on – 20 seconds to up and running.
- Easy Content Management – Just Drag and Drop from your PC and Cybook will manage them for you
- Adjustable Font Size
- internal 512Mb memory to store up to 10,000 ebooks
- 6″ E Ink® Vizplex screen – 600 x 800 pixel
- Low power consumption on still image
- Long Lasting battery – Up to 8,000 screen refreshes
- Can Play MP3 songs at ease
Unfortunately, Bookeen Cybook have no touch screen feature like Kindle. This alone is a huge minus point for Cybook. But if you respect more on the weight and multimedia function, Cybook might be a good choice.
Available now at the official site, Bookeen Cybook Gen 3 is sold for $350 without the whistles and Bells. Oh yeah, I forgot to tell you it also has a 12 months full warranty, so you can rest assure for 1 year long. 😉
So, do you think Bookeen Cybook Gen3 can become Amazon’s Kindle Killer? Hmmm… It’s a tough to answer.