The Onyx Boox Livingstone 2 6-inch reader has appeared on sale. The Onyx Boox Livingstone 2 reader is presented on the Russian market. The novelty, continuing the line of 6-inch devices, received a more modern chip and increased memory, as well as updated software.
The device is enclosed in a case with a thickness of 8.8 mm and a weight of 165 grams. Smart case not only protects the screen, but also adds convenience through physical keys. The 6-inch E Ink Carta Plus touch display with a resolution of 1448×1072 gives printing quality (300 ppi). MOON Light 2’s built-in flicker-free backlight lets you adjust tint, while Snow Field reduces residual artifacts.
The updated hardware platform is based on a Qualcomm quad-core processor (2 GHz) and 2 GB of RAM. For storing files, a built-in 16 GB drive is allocated, and there is also a slot for microSD. Dual-band Wi-Fi lets you surf the net and transfer books wirelessly, and you can connect a headset via Bluetooth 5.0. The USB Type-C connector supports OTG mode, and an automatic image rotation function is also available. A 3000 mAh battery and an energy efficient processor ensure long battery life.
The OS uses Android 11 with a redesigned shell and built-in utilities for reading AlReaderX Pro and Neo Reader. For audiobooks, a player is preinstalled here, and the TTS function allows you to translate text into speech. To work with foreign literature, the built-in dictionary and translator will help. The user can also install any additional applications from Google Play. By swiping, a panel drops out from above, where you can adjust the backlight and volume, activate wireless modules, change display modes, and much more. In addition to control using physical keys, the reader also has a quick menu in the form of a floating button.
Onyx Boox Livingstone 2 contains almost all the features available to modern classic readers. The device is already available for purchase at a price of $120.