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You can add your own fonts. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. At the end ofBookeen started to claim future support for the ePub eBook format. Running cjbook the Boo Reader software there are two basic interface modes, list-all and folder mode, both of which are very straightforward to use.
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Bookeen recently updated the firmware and added several color options for the Opus: And despite its appealing design, the Cybook Opus falls ctbook on features that you’d get at a somewhat higher price on the Amazon Kindle 2 or for that matter on cyook Barnes and Noble Nook. It features E Ink electronic ink with a dpi display which is enough for text, although not enough for high quality images. Aside from reading like a traditional book, the Cybook Opus is also energy efficient.
And because the Cybook Opus supports the securable ePub e-book format, which almost all major booksellers except Amazon use, you can read a vast array of commercial content as well as the enormous Google e-book library. Opks is meant only for reading, like a physical book. You can also select from three different fonts; Courier New, Georgia and Verdana.
Current firmware revisions support ten levels of zoom and allow scrolling around the page, making the device suitable for reading many PDF files. The Cybook Opus runs Linux as its underlying operating system; however, the firmware is open source but not the application.
Bookeen Cybook Opus – eBook Reader
Its screen possesses a paper-like high contrast appearance and is readable under direct sunlight. Bookeen is French company dealing with e-books and consumer electronics. It was difficult to find many cons for the Cybook Opus, the only one that stood out is the price, which places the Opus on a similar level as many 6 inch readers.
You can change font type with certain formats, but there is no ability to change EPUB fonts.
Bookeen Cybook Opus Review
June Bookeen published a much improved firmware for Gen3 and Opus devices. It’s certainly nice to have the choice. Opu it lacks a keyboard, it does not have dictionary support, annotations and bookmarks. Mobipocket doesn’t allow DRM-protected ebook support for both their format and Adobe Digital Editions at the same time.
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Most of the top publishers provide their books for Adobe DRM: The menus have a fairly simple design; you can customize them and your books by choosing any of 12 gradually increasing font sizes. The Cybook Opus has a 5-inch screen that uses the popular E-Ink technology available on most e-readers; its virtues include high contrast that increases in bright light, and low power consumption it has no backlight, and it consumes power only when you turn a page.
Thanks to the joys of flash memory and E-ink screens, you can now condense your collection into a thin slab of gadgety goodness. Start-up time is a little slower than with other eReaders; taking around 15 seconds.
Bookeen Cybook Opus reviews.
Display E Ink screen: You can also copy your data in a Micro SD card and plug it in the Opus Micro SD slot, the stored content will automatically appear Multi-Format Support Different kinds of documents can be found on the Internet or can be generated by text editors. Nonetheless, the Cybook Opus is a quality ebook reader with a loyal following. This display allows for reading under a number of different lighting conditions, including direct sunlight.
Another firmware with support for Mobipocket is still made available so the user can select the desired format. Add a bookmark, go to a page Turn a page forward and backward Open a book, display your book list Lookup word definition, jump to hyperlinks Fast Switch On If you’re in the subway or in the car you have a short timeframe to read a few pages of your favorite book. Membership is free, and your security and privacy remain protected.