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Best e-ink pdf reader?

by christian0710
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christian0710
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Oct25-12, 10:11 AM
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I finally found out exactly what I'm looking for, the problem is, I can't find it anywhere.

E-ink is best for the eyes, but it seems like there are no e-ink readers that can properly handle pdf-files. Kindles seem useless for pdfs and unfortunately Apple Ipad are hard on the eyes because of the IPS panel.

Any suggestions or updates?
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Oct25-12, 10:15 AM
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The Kindle DX can read PDF
http://www.amazon.com/dp/B002GYWHSQ/...l_1gtlqzgaj7_e
DrDu
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Nov28-12, 09:45 AM
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Pocketbook 902 or 903 can handle pdf and has quite a big screen (9"). Nevertheless, handling of the pdf's is quite slow, especially reading the pdf rotated or magnified.
So I still prefer to carry printouts of articles with me for reading.
Would be interesting to compare it with a Kindle DX in that respect.

nsaspook
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Nov28-12, 11:19 AM
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Best e-ink pdf reader?

I use a Sony reader for technical pdfs and images in clean room. Mine is a older PRS-600 but the pdf updates are fairly quick.
I also use calibre to update the unit instead of the Sony software.

http://calibre-ebook.com/
PRS-600 http://www.flickr.com//photos/nsaspo...31004480/show/ "poor video but shows pdf update speed"

The new Sony PRS-T2 with a 6 inch screen looks like a nice unit.
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-OJeXE9knL4
christian0710
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Jul1-13, 11:37 AM
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Thank you for your suggestions so far :) I still think i gotta wait a little longer for a better e-ink pdf reader to reach the market.


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