Register Guidelines E-Books Search Today's Posts Mark Forums Read

Go Back   MobileRead Forums > E-Book Readers > Which one should I buy?

Notices

Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Old 05-11-2019, 08:53 AM   #1
LeJon
Enthusiast
LeJon can differentiate black from dark navy blueLeJon can differentiate black from dark navy blueLeJon can differentiate black from dark navy blueLeJon can differentiate black from dark navy blueLeJon can differentiate black from dark navy blueLeJon can differentiate black from dark navy blueLeJon can differentiate black from dark navy blueLeJon can differentiate black from dark navy blueLeJon can differentiate black from dark navy blueLeJon can differentiate black from dark navy blueLeJon can differentiate black from dark navy blue
 
Posts: 33
Karma: 13124
Join Date: May 2015
Location: Russia
Device: Kindle
Page Refresh differences between Kindle Paperwhite and Kobo Clara HD?

I tried the Kobo H20 years ago and there's ghosting after around 5 page turns. Heard Kindles is much better in this area due to lack of full Regal waveform support on the Kobo.

It seems newer eReaders are known to refresh after every chapter nowadays but unsure about ghosting.

1. For those who tried both Kindle Paperwhite 4 and Kobo Clara HD, how many page turns(all text) before ghosting appears?
2. Did Kobo start using full Regal waveform on Clara HD or it's still the same as their 2015 devices?
LeJon is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 05-11-2019, 09:00 AM   #2
davidfor
Grand Sorcerer
davidfor ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.davidfor ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.davidfor ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.davidfor ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.davidfor ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.davidfor ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.davidfor ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.davidfor ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.davidfor ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.davidfor ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.davidfor ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.
 
Posts: 22,632
Karma: 40417307
Join Date: Jul 2011
Location: Sydney, Australia
Device: Kobo:Touch,Glo, AuraH2O, GloHD,AuraONE, ClaraHD, Libra H2O; tolinoepos
Kobo do not use the Regal waveform on the Clara HD, but, it isn't the same as on 2015 devices. It isn't even the same on the 2015 devices with the current firmware.

I use the chapter refresh on all of my Kobo devices, and don't have any issues with ghosting. But, it is personal. Some people can't stand any and have no problems with a full refresh for each page turn. Others have set the refresh to 99 pages and have no problems.
davidfor is offline   Reply With Quote
Advert
Old 05-11-2019, 11:25 AM   #3
hollowpoint
Zealot
hollowpoint ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.hollowpoint ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.hollowpoint ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.hollowpoint ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.hollowpoint ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.hollowpoint ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.hollowpoint ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.hollowpoint ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.hollowpoint ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.hollowpoint ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.hollowpoint ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.
 
Posts: 135
Karma: 6672188
Join Date: Apr 2019
Device: Ipad Mini, Kindle
Quote:
Originally Posted by davidfor View Post
I use the chapter refresh on all of my Kobo devices, and don't have any issues with ghosting. But, it is personal.
Same. I've not seen any significant difference in ghosting between current Kobo and Kindle devices. Tweak settings to suit your preference.
hollowpoint is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 05-11-2019, 04:57 PM   #4
BookCat
C L J
BookCat ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.BookCat ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.BookCat ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.BookCat ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.BookCat ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.BookCat ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.BookCat ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.BookCat ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.BookCat ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.BookCat ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.BookCat ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.
 
BookCat's Avatar
 
Posts: 2,621
Karma: 18653618
Join Date: Dec 2008
Location: Birmingham UK
Device: Sony e-reader 505, Kindle Paperwhite 2, Kindle Paperwhite 3
For the very short time I had a Clara HD I set the refresh for every 6 page turns. I do the same with my Kindle Paperwhite 2. I barely notice the flash.
BookCat is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Forum Jump

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
anyway to disable page refresh on paperwhite? disu93 Kindle Developer's Corner 5 06-23-2016 04:30 PM
Besides Light, what are differences between Paperwhite and basic Kindle bonacker Amazon Kindle 9 12-22-2014 10:34 AM
Differences between new Kindle Paperwhite and Kindle Touch. noisy Amazon Kindle 0 09-09-2012 08:42 PM
Page Refresh on Kindle 4 rosyposy363 Amazon Kindle 12 07-20-2012 05:45 AM
New Kindle page refresh tym Amazon Kindle 1 01-21-2012 08:07 PM


All times are GMT -4. The time now is 09:56 PM.


MobileRead.com is a privately owned, operated and funded community.