The company Xiaomi has announced an e-book iReader T6, which looks similar to the popular Kindle reader from Amazon. It is except that the charging panel is on the back side. The Chinese novelty is equipped with a 6-inch touchscreen display E-Ink with a resolution of 1448 × 1072 pixels, a pixel density of 300 ppi and backlight with 20 gradations of brightness. Inside is an ARM processor Freescale i.MX6 and 8 GB of internal memory.
It manages book with proprietary OS iReader UI 2.0, which provides compatibility with all major formats of books and documents for reading : EBK, TXT, UMD, EPUB, PDF and MOBI. The device has a pre-installed digital store with hundreds of digital books and magazines, but there is also the ability to download files over Wi-Fi.
The device case is plastic; its thickness was only 7.4 mm with a total weight of 160 g. Despite the fact that the display is touch-sensitive, there are physical buttons, one of which allows you to switch the orientation of the device from vertical to landscape and back.
A built-in 1 500 mAh battery will provide several weeks of autonomous operation of the device. To save energy, the iReader T6 can simply be removed into a branded case that puts the book into sleep mode. Xiaomi iReader T6 has already gone on sale in China at the price of 958 yuan or 9789 INR.