Sony announces a 13.3-inch E-ink stylus enabled Tablet for students known as Digital Paper. This 13.3 inch E-ink Tablet is logically more fascinating than Google Glass as it seems to be more genuine Gadget. Moreover, this 13.3 inch E-ink Stylus enabled Slate is named as Digital Paper.
“Digital Paper” : 13.3 inch E-ink Stylus Slate
Sony has also revealed the features of their upcoming 13.3 inch E-ink Stylus enabled touchscreen. This 13.3 inch E-ink stylus enabled Slate will be a Flexible E-ink Reader for using it in University and College Classrooms called as Digital Paper. Moreover, the Sony’s Digital Paper will be the biggest competition to the much coslty Apple Ibooks. Not everyone can purchase a $500 E-Reader Tablet therefore Sony has predicted its competition.
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The best thing is that Sony’s 13.3 inch E-ink Tablet will be just 0.78 pounds in weight. Moreover, this Touchscreen device will be just 7mm thick means it will an Ultra-Thin Touchscreen Slate. The Touchscreen display features with the Resolution of 1200 x 1600 pixels. Moreover , 13.3 inch Digital Paper will be of 4 GB internal storage which can be expanded with micro sd slot and it also features WIFI b/g/n connectivity.
Specifications of Sony’s Digital Paper :
|Display||13.3-inch (1,200 × 1,600 dots) with flexible electronic paper
16-level gray scale
|Touch panel||Electromagnetic induction type pen input corresponding touch panel touch panel Clear (optical)|
|Built-in memory capacity||About 4GB|
|Interface||microSD memory card slot ? 4, micro USB port|
|Support file format (extension)||Complies with specification PDF (. Pdf), the PDF 1.7|
|Wireless LAN||IEEE 802.11b/g/n (2.4GHz) compliant|
|Rechargeable battery||Built-in lithium-ion rechargeable battery|
|Rechargeable battery duration||Up to 3 weeks (Wi-Fi feature off) ? 5|
|Dimensions (height × depth width ×)||233 × 310 × 6.8mm ? 3 (display unit 4.8mm)|
|(Including battery) Mass||358g|
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As Sony is focussing on Schools and Universities that means this E-ink Stylus slate will also costs much less than the other e-readers inthe market. In fact, PC World also commented that Sony is keeping the device simple with the intent to replicate real paper.
Well !! another thing is that this Tablet will be just for reading and taking notes and will not replace the other Tablets or Ipads. Moreover, Sony’s Digital Paper will launch on March, 2014.
Currently, the Prototype is capable of taking Notes, but it supports only PDF Documents. It is as big as A4 size sheet of paper at 233x310x6.8mm . The most noticeable thing is that Sony promises three weeks of Battery Life with WIFI turned OFF.
Sony will showcase this to the outside world at the Student Expo arriving in two days. And if this tablet willl grab attention of any three Universities then Sony might launch this 13.3 inch E-ink Stylus Tablet earlier.