Sony Digital Book Reader PRS-T1

January 27, 2012

Computers, E-Readers

Sony Digital Book Reader PRS-T1

The Sony Digital Book Reader PRS-T1 is the world’s lightest 6″ e-Reader with a lovably glare-free, paper-like display designed for hours of comfortable reading, even in direct sunlight. Use your fingertips to select a title, turn the page or zoom in and out. Wirelessly shop books, magazines and newspapers at Reader Store and get instantaneous access to websites like Wikipedia and Google search.


Wi-Fi® access to over 2 million titles

Wirelessly shop with easy access to 2 million titles at Reader™ Store1. Borrow free
books from your local public library2 or download Google public domain books.
Plus, get immediate access to websites like Wikipedia and Google search.

Ultra compact and elegant styling

Weighing less than 6 ounces, the lightest 6” eReader around3 is no bigger than
a paperback. This slim, 0.35 inch device has an elegant curved profile for easy
holding and carrying in a pocket or bag.

Clear Enhanced Touch screen

Simply touch the superior 6” clear enhanced touch screen to call up your favorite
books, swipe your finger to turn pages and zoom in and out by pinching your
fingers together or apart.

E-Ink® Pearl V220 glare-free screen

With a crystal clear paper like screen, you can read for hours, even in direct
sunlight. The screen has no backlight or flicker like a standard LCD screen and
features 8 adjustable font sizes plus adjustable contrast and brightness.

12 Built-in Dictionaries

On board are 12 dictionaries including 2 English language (British/American)
and 10 translation (to and from French, German, Spanish, Dutch and Italian).
Tap and hold a word to find its meaning or translate into one of the 5 supported


Reader allows you to write on the page or highlight text as you would in a real
book using your finger or a supplied stylus.

Stores up to 1200 titles

Enjoy a whole library in your hands. Store up to 1200 titles4 on 2GB8 of included
memory or add optional MicroSD media to expand your storage to 32GB.
Customizable file management also lets you manage your ebooks and music
from within your Reader.

Long battery life

Read for over a month on one battery charge; that will get you through your long
vacation5 or up to 14,000 continuous page turns.

Bookmark pages

Bookmark pages and return to them instantly.

Audio playback

Plug in your headphones to listen to audio books or to music as you read


It’s good but for me the display is slow.


$ 119.97 at Amazon

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