The Cybook Opus eBook Reader from Bookeen is a 5 inch, pocket-friendly eBook with 1GB of built-in memory and a microSD expansion slot. The Opus display reads like paper, with a gentle on the eyes black and white screen that utilizes the Electronic Ink Display. This display allows for reading under a number of different lighting conditions, including direct sunlight.
Aside from reading like a traditional book, the Cybook Opus is also energy efficient. The Electronic Ink Display module only needs energy to change the display content. Once an image is written to the page it will remain without consuming any additional power.
Thinner than a traditional paper back, the Opus is easily carried in a bag or purse, or even a large pocket. And this eBook has an uncomplicated interface that allows you to perform different actions quickly. The Reader also features a fast start-up time that brings you directly back to the last page you read. Other features of the Opus include font size adjustment, easy content management, and multi-format support.
The Opus screen is viewable under a wide range of lighting conditions, including direct sunlight, and possesses a paper-like high contrast appearance. Like a sheet of paper, it can be viewed from nearly any angle, doesn't show any flicker effect and has a high resolution. When you read it definitely gives you the experience of reading from paper
- 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
No software installation, no synchronization process, no file conversion and most of all the Opus is compatible with any kind of host computer (Windows, Linux, Mac). 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