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Old 11-27-2007, 12:12 AM   #5
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Originally Posted by mocelet View Post
This one alone rules out all e-ink readers except the iLiad, and the iLiad doesn't really meet this either. 4"x6" is ~10" diagonal, most e-ink is 6" diagonal, and the iLiad is 8.1".
Um, (4*4)+(6*6)=52, and the square root of that is 7.2,
not 10.

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Originally Posted by mocelet View Post
if you crop the margins from a paperback book it is much closer to 8" diagonal.
Under 7, usually, for the text area: standard six-inch screen. But margin cropping is more than most people want to bother with, really.
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