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Xiaomi will release the first e-book


Xiaomi's tireless engineers finally got there andto the e-book market. The company announced that on a crowdfunding platform, fundraising is beginning for the first mass reader in the history of Xiaomi, which can compete with such a famous brand as Amazon Kindle.

Xiaomi Mi Reader e-book receivedthe standard for such E-Ink devices is a 6-inch screen with a pixel density of 212 pp. A 24-level wide-range backlight and anti-reflective coating of the screen surface allow you to read freely even when directly exposed to bright sunlight.


Xiaomi Mi Reader hardware runs onAllwinner B300 chip with 4 cores (1.8 GHz). The book uses 1 GB of RAM, and the built-in media is 16 GB, which will store up to 5 thousand books. To provide support for various formats, Xiaomi developers used Android 8.1 Oreo as the operating system.

Autonomous work is provided by the battery1800 mAh capacity, which will provide work without recharging up to several weeks. The device is charged and synchronized with a PC via the USB Type-C port, there are also Wi-Fi and Bluetooth modules. Implemented and display information from the Internet. The mass of Xiaomi Mi Reader will be 178 grams.

When placing a pre-order, the price of the Xiaomi Mi Reader will be $ 83, and the device will retail for $ 85.

Source: gizmochina