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Old 10-14-2023, 01:03 PM   #16
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There is the larger 8" Inkpad 3
The newest Inkpad 7,8 inch is the Inkpad 4. It has an inbuilt speaker.

One of these days PB will come with the PB Inkpad X pro. 10 inch and Android 8.
That will be the first PB on which one can install apps and so the first PB that can read Kindle files (without converting) in the app.

It will be possible to write with a Wacom pen. The device, case and pen will cost about €450.

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The newest Inkpad 7,8 inch is the Inkpad 4. It has an inbuilt speaker.
Indeed it does. But no external microsd slot, which Amalthia was requesting.

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One of these days PB will come with the PB Inkpad X pro. 10 inch and Android 8.
That will be the first PB on witch one can install apps and so the first PB that can read Kindle files (without converting) in the app.

It will be possible to write with a Wacom pen. The device, case and pen cost about €450.
Are you a time traveller?
Or is this more of an ideal specification you'd like to see?
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Old 10-14-2023, 01:38 PM   #18
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Are you a time traveller? Or is this more of an ideal specification you'd like to see?
HIHI, No, I already saw the InkpadX Pro device and the specs online. 😀
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Old 10-14-2023, 01:40 PM   #19
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Old 10-14-2023, 02:06 PM   #20
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I do like those specs. If they make a colour version of a 10" Android I'll likely invest. I prefer a smaller reader usually, but a larger form factor would be ideal for comics.
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Old 10-15-2023, 06:39 AM   #21
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This is the manual of the Verse Pro in English. https://www.handleidi.ng/pocketbook/...ro/handleiding
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Old 10-15-2023, 06:53 AM   #22
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This is the manual of the Verse Pro in English. https://www.handleidi.ng/pocketbook/...ro/handleiding

On page 69 I see 'Adjustment tab'. I don't have that on my Touch HD3 nor on my Era. So that is new I think.
I think it's only for PDF and DJVU, not for regular books.
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This is the manual of the Verse Pro in English. https://www.handleidi.ng/pocketbook/...ro/handleiding

On page 69 I see 'Adjustment tab'. I don't have that on my Touch HD3 nor on my Era. So that is new I think.
It's definitely not included on the HD3 with the newly released firmware.

EDIT: ah yes, it does appear for PDFs etc.

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Old 10-15-2023, 10:41 AM   #24
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I think it's only for PDF and DJVU, not for regular books.
You' re right. I don' t read many pdf' s on my e- reader, so I didn' t know. But those options are on my Touch HD3 and on my Era as well.
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Old 10-15-2023, 05:34 PM   #25
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This is the manual of the Verse Pro in English. https://www.handleidi.ng/pocketbook/...ro/handleiding
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I think it's only for PDF and DJVU, not for regular books.
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It's definitely not included on the HD3 with the newly released firmware.
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You' re right. I don' t read many pdf' s on my e- reader, so I didn' t know. But those options are on my Touch HD3 and on my Era as well.
When I have a PDF open (in either my HD 3 or Basic Touch 3) these controls are there. That's the only time I see them (I don't normally read PDFs either).
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Old 10-16-2023, 12:53 PM   #26
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It's definitely not included on the HD3 with the newly released firmware.
It is. When you have pdf's to read, you' ll see that. Open with PB reader 'universal' or 'quick' gives these options for scrolling.

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Old 11-21-2023, 03:08 PM   #27
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As for the Verse and Touch HD 3 models:
  • The version model has a better screen, evenly illuminated. Compared to the Touch HD 5 model, when both readers are placed next to each other, the Verse has a significantly stronger contrast. (better black)
  • Version for night mode (black background, white text) - firmware 6.8.2034
  • It seems to me that Verse is a bit more reactive.
  • USB-C
  • Much better construction, in addition, the OS is no longer on the SD card like the Touch HD 5 model.
  • The mechanical buttons on the Verse model work better.
  • With a warm backlight, the joke resembles a paper book

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Old 11-24-2023, 01:55 AM   #28
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As for the Verse and Touch HD 3 models:
[*]Much better construction, in addition, the OS is no longer on the SD card like the Touch HD 5 model.
I didn't know that (about the SD card). Some will consider that a step back (harder to upgrade the memory size) but I'm sure the firmware on SD card is the best decision. Seems more fragile. (Probably easier to fix, however.)
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