|10-14-2010, 01:18 AM||#1|
Join Date: Oct 2010
Device: iPad, Kindle
How I use iPad as e-reader under direct sunlight
1) Use white text on black background mode
2) Use maximum brightness
3) Use polarized sunglasses.
4) Move it around a little for better result.
Below is example.
|10-14-2010, 07:17 PM||#2|
Join Date: Apr 2007
Location: Brooklyn, NY, USA
Device: iRex iLiad v1, Blackberry Tour, Kindle DX, iPad.
I actually find that I can read fine in (for example) iBooks using maximum brightness and normal text color. Normally I tilt the iPad so that I see my own reflection in the screen, since my image is darker than the sky. I find that this works pretty well, although I do have pretty good eyesight, so it's not hard to make me happy.
|10-19-2010, 01:39 AM||#3|
Join Date: Jan 2010
Device: Ipad is my only Computer :)
I was pleasantly surprised at how easy it was to read in direct sunlight. Just increasing the brightness of the backlight worked like a charm. Even my roommates MacBook isn't as clear as my ipad *happy dance*
The only problems I ever encountered was when my ipad overheated once when I left it out on my porch while I went inside to for a few minutes, and that was my fault.
Edit: Woa, its says I'm posting at 4:39 am, and my clock says 9:39 pm, where is the server located? lol
Last edited by lazyartist; 10-19-2010 at 01:40 AM. Reason: Added a ps
|10-19-2010, 05:31 AM||#4|
Join Date: Jun 2008
Device: Sony PRS505, Nook Color(CM7), iPad3
If you click on your name, then click on Customize Profile there is a big list of options on the left.
Choose Edit Options, then scroll down to find Date/Time Options.
You can then choose which time zone you would like times to appear in.
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