IREX DR800SG - E-book with support for 3G networks

Thursday, September 24, 2009

Company IREX has officially announced the device for reading electronic books DR800SG. This model with 8.1-inch screen is distinguished by the module to support 3G connections, allowing users to download electronic publications directly to the device, bypassing the connection to the computer. Probably, this feature is ideal for those who read electronic newspapers. Touch-screen model that can respond to the touch of a finger or stylus.

IREX DR800SG has 2 GB of internal memory and a wireless module Qualcomm Gobi. The device can detect almost all popular formats of text and tekstograficheskih documents. Models designed for amerikansokgo market will come with built-in applications for access to electronic archives and libraries (Barnes & Noble's eBookstore, Newspaper Direct, LibreDigital, etc.), but also about similar opportunities for "Europeans" are not reported. IREX in the long term the company plans to issue a modification to the fully capacitive management, as well as a model with a color electronic paper.

Customers in the U.S. will be able to purchase the device IREX DR800SG in October, and the European "debut" in the first half of next year. Together with leather "cover" model will cost $ 400.