Originally Posted by Mivo
The German reference article is located here
, the press release here
Thanks, here is a (google) translation of the press release:
The imcoV6L is the first "open " E-Ink eReader with Android operating system. For the first time users can install on a eInk Reader individual apps - whether as Mail , Dropbox or eLibrary weather app, the user is free to decide which individual apps he wants to install and use ( the selection of apps is limited only by the technical possibilities of the instrument ) .
The imcoV6L with its very slim case (8.9 x125x166mm ) has an absolute top features :
* 6 " eInk HD screen ( 1024x758 )
* 1GHz Rockchip processor
* 256 MB of RAM
* Multi-Touch Panel & additional function keys
* Front - lighting Light
* 4 GB of internal memory ( approximately 3.2 GB available)
* MicroSD memory slot (max. 32 GB)
* Headphone jack and built-in speakers
* Adobe DRM , EPUB , PDF reflow , MP3, WMA and more .
With the imcoV6L can inter alia as usual the DRM-protected WMA Audiobooks can be played offline the eLibrary - the ImCoSys AG is the only manufacturer in the market , which offers this feature on eInk readers. Who is mobile on the go knows the problem of lack of Wi-Fi hotspots very well, bringing the ImCoSys with their WMA app provides a very user friendly feature. The corresponding new Android app is also acquirable individually, so that the user eLibrary audiobooks as also be heard on Android tablets and / or Android-based smartphones offline. For the development and distribution of the WMA eLibrary App ImCoSys is a partnership with the renowned speakers and qualified librarian, Mr. Eckhard Kummrow BibCon and his company, received . Mr. Kummrow will be periodic also present on ImCoSys booth and available to libraries like for specialized information.
The first time imcoV6L brings color to the drab housing covers, and is available with different colored flashbacks .
The imcoV6L is cheap Euro/129 CHF 99 (incl. VAT). Available .