|05-08-2010, 11:16 AM||#1|
Join Date: Apr 2010
Device: The Nook, iPad
Does the planned EZ Reader Plus have text-to-speech feature?
Last edited by Sylver; 05-08-2010 at 11:36 AM.
|05-10-2010, 01:15 PM||#2|
Astak Director, Bus. Devl
Join Date: Apr 2008
Device: Astak Pocket PRO
No TTS yet on the PLUS!
Think of the PLUS as an EZ reader Basic on steroids. They hopped it up a ton and made it way faster, with a better 16 level gray scale screen, more memory and faster in every way on loading and opening eBooks. But it is not a totally new model. As such, no Scroll Wheel or TTS is announced.
New models were due to be out by now. Those models would have a SIPix screen and that was delayed. Will the new models, when they are released, have TTS and a scroll wheel? We can hope and I can "encourage" the factory. Likely, the TTS would be enormously improved. We know the factory wants a better TTS.
Will they, at the last second, put TTS on the PLUS? We do not know. You and I like it and want it. The factory may just wait. I will let you know if I hear the slightest rumor.
Meanwhile, we are clearing out the remaining Basic inventory so we can get in the PLUS. We have a huge sale to move them out at a great value ($199 WITH a 2GB SD card and a ton of free pre-loaded classics. I hope to hell that we have the PLUS in 3-4 weeks. Our PM makes that decision.
Domestic purchase website: www.theEZreader.com
International purchase website: www.astak.com
Other Astak products: www.astak.com\
New eBook Store: www.EZread.com
Comments made are my thoughts and not necessarily those of Astak.
Last edited by Robertb; 05-10-2010 at 01:18 PM.
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