Gemei GM2000 is an unique e-book reader from China, where you will get to choose the display mode when purchasing. There are two mode available, colorful screen or e-ink display for easy reading in the sunlight.
Both share the same battery life, where you will get approx. 6 hours of video playback or 10 hours of audio playback. Though there is no details how long it can last for reading pdf ebooks.
The Color screen model has 7-inch (800×480 resolution) screen, while the e-ink model support longer resolution at 800×600 but it has a smaller screen size at 6-inch only.
The beauty of Chinese ebook reader is the media playback support. This Gemei GM2000 can playback HD video (and output full HD video via HDMI cable) formats including AVI (H.264, DIVX, DIVX, XVID), rm, rmvb, MKV (H.264, DIVX, DIVX, XVID), WMV, MOV, MP4 (H.264, MPEG, DIVX, XVID), DAT (VCD format), VOB (DVD format), PMP, MPEG, MPG, FLV (H.263, H.264), ASF, TS, TP, 3GP, MPG and over 30 other formats including MP3, WMA, WAV, APE and FLAC Audio formats.
For reading purposes, Gemei GM2000 supports TXT, PDB, PDF, HTM / HTML, CHM, UMD, EPUB format, and up to 48 kinds of ebook reading functions available for you to support your reading time.
As for the storage, Gemei GM2000 has a built-in 4GB, however, you can expand it up to 32GB using TF cards (TF = TransFlash = MicroSD cards).
Such a full-fledged ebook reader is going to cost you 780 Yuan or about the equivalent price of $120 USD only. It’s amazing, but the quality is still questionable, and we have no news when it will hit the US of A.