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Sony PRS300BC Pocket Edition Digital Text Reader
Sony PRS300BC Pocket Edition Digital Text Reader - TXT, ePub, BBeB, PDF - 5" Display - 350 Books - Technology: Network Technology
Sony PRS300BC Pocket Edition Digital Text Reader
Take your favorite books to go with the Sony Reader Pocket Edition. With the Reader Pocket Edition, you can access books from a wide number of online bookstores. Access best-sellers from eBookstore.sony.com, download over one million free public domain titles from Google and even borrow from public libraries.
|Manufacturer Part Number||PRS300BC|
|Manufacturer Website Address||http://www.sony.com|
|Product Name||PRS300BC Pocket Edition Digital Text Reader|
|Product Type||Digital Text Reader|
|Number of Books||350|
|Standard Memory||512 MB|
|Display Screen Type||E Ink|
|Display Screen Technology||Vizplex|
|Display Resolution||800 x 600|
|Host Interface||USB 2.0|
|Battery Chemistry||Lithium Ion (Li-Ion)|
|Input Voltage||5.2 V DC|
|Weight (Approximate)||7.76 oz|
Questions & Answers
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