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The essence of this front lite screen gives you the ability to read in the dark or under low-light conditions. It has faster transfer rates and improved security compared to its predecessors – a, b and g.

Many of the most popular brands slowly push out the firmware and often warrants you to put it on an SD card and load it in manually. When you find one you like, all of the text within your ebook is dynamically updated in real time.

Weight g vs You can operate the device easily, by pressing the screen with your fingers. The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.

Review of the Cybook Odyssey HD

Many other readers need you to exit the menu to refresh the screen. There are around 10 different pre-loaded fonts types to choose from and they are ideal to mess around with if you have your own particular favorite.

If you hold downwards on one of the margins, you will very quickly scroll throughout the book. I would recommend this reader if you are looking to separate yourself from the herd or if you are always reading PDF documents. Small glitches in the review: During this comprehensive hands on review, we will evaluate all of the features this European reader brings to the table. The cover art has a twist that immediately captivates you with a unique experience.


If you tap on the left or right hand side, you will get a seamless transition and will experience a full page refresh every six pages. The device has a display with three full subpixels per pixel, resulting in a sharp and crisp picture.

The device has a standard memory slot such as an SD or micro SD card slot so that you can either extend the internal storage with affordable memory modules or you can retrieve data, such as photographs, easily from a memory card. This is easy for changing your fonts or setting up the sweet spots in PDF with different zoom levels. There is a home button on the front screen and manual page-turn buttons.

Review of the Cybook Odyssey HD

This page is currently only available in English. Honestly, I love e-readers that are touchscreen but still have buttons to give you a tectonic feel and a higher degree of interactivity. How does this rank up against the other popular brands out there like the Kindle Paperwhite and Kobo Glo? While I liked a lot about it, the web browser was such a let down that I ended up returning it.

When it comes down to it, one of the features that really stands out is the front light technology. An e-paper display provides a high contrast allowing users to read in direct sunlight without requiring much power. We have reviewed hundreds of digital readers over the years and seldom do we encounter a non-Kobo model that lets you load in your own fonts. With a search browser application you can surf the internet from your device. Bookeen has been a company that has been floating under the radar for a long time, but the company heavily invests in research and development.


Bookeen Cybook Odyssey HD FrontLight, Wi-Fi, 6in – Black

Does anyone know if the Odyssey HD handles book collections within its interface? This model negates the clicks you might make and always turns the page properly.

The device can connect to WiFi. If you have had a prior reader, it may take a bit of time before you adjust to the unique ways this reader handles itself.

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You have 20 different levels of zoom to really find that sweet spot in whatever document you are reading, and it takes into account how heavy the images are. The other cool part is being able to hold two finders down and twist them to the left or right. That one is uncomfortable to hold for long periods, and difficult to hold at all with one hand. Asus Eee Reader DR An e-paper display provides a high contrast allowing users to read in direct sunlight without requiring much power.

The internet experience is fairly robust and you can easily surf the internet. I found the light in the Bookeen model does not give you the pure white screen that the Kindle Paperwhite provides, but is a little bit better than the Kobo Glo. Instead of doing it the traditional way, Bookeen has added another sub-menu to initiate these features.

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