This week Kyobo Book Centre and Qualcomm have unveiled their new eReader, which is the very first to be equipped with a mirasol colour e-paper display.
The Kyobo eReader is equipped with a 5.7-inch, 1024 x 768 display using Qualcomm’s front-light technology, and uses LEDs to allow users to be able to use the eReader in the dark. Its also fitted with capacitive touchscreen and powered by a 1GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon S2 processor. Watch a demonstration video after the jump to see the new Kyobo eReader put through its paces. Its also equipped with Wi-fi connectivity but unfortunately doesn’t offer connection via 3G.
Kyobo, is currently Korea’s leading bookstore, and will be offer ing 90,000 ebooks for use with the mirasol eReader. Which has been predominately designed for educational uses. The Kyobo eReader has gone on sale today in Korea for around $310.
Source: SlashgearFiled Under: Technology News