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Old 05-26-2010, 03:59 PM   #8
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Originally Posted by dmaul1114 View Post
My guess is that the screens are pretty costly so companies are reluctant to put out devices with them right now as readers would probably cost more than the cheapest e-ink devices and tablets more than the low end iPad etc.

And thus they wouldn't be very competitive devices in the mainstream.
In February, Notion Ink was expecting a $329 starting price point. In April they said they want to wait for a couple of months of testing after they get flash working on Android before releasing it. With Android 2.2 already being rolled out, there may be an update soon.
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