96points

Amazon Kindle Oasis (2017) WiFi 32GB

86points

PocketBook Touch Lux

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34 facts in comparison

Amazon Kindle Oasis (2017) WiFi 32GB vs PocketBook Touch Lux

Amazon Kindle Oasis (2017) WiFi 32GB
PocketBook Touch Lux
Amazon Kindle Oasis (2017) WiFi 32GB
PocketBook Touch Lux
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Why is Amazon Kindle Oasis (2017) WiFi 32GB better than PocketBook Touch Lux?

  • Has a white e-paper display
  • 2.25% less body volume
    186.08cm³vs190.35625cm³
  • 4g lighter
    194gvs198g
  • 1.2mm thinner
    8.3mmvs9.5mm
  • 16mm shorter
    159mmvs175mm
  • Every pixel has three subpixels
  • Weather sealed
  • Is dustproof and water resistant

Why is PocketBook Touch Lux better than Amazon Kindle Oasis (2017) WiFi 32GB?

  • Has an external memory slot
  • 8 more file types supported
    21vs13
  • 26.5mm narrower
    114.5mmvs141mm
  • Supports text-to-speech
  • Has a radio
  • Has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
  • Has dedicated media keys
  • Has a QWERTY keyboard

Top specs and features

Design

1.volume

186.08cm³

190.36cm³

Best

Sony PRS 350

120.64cm³

2.weight

194g

198g

Best

Asus Eee Reader DR900

47.3g

3.height

159mm

175mm

Best

Elonex eInk 621EB eBook

117mm

4.thickness

8.3mm

9.5mm

Best

Aluratek AEBK01FS

0.95mm

5.width

141mm

114.5mm

Best

Kobo Mini

102mm

6.Weather sealed
Amazon Kindle Oasis (2017) WiFi 32GB
PocketBook Touch Lux

Device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures due to any kind of weather.

Display

1.Has a white e-paper display
Amazon Kindle Oasis (2017) WiFi 32GB
PocketBook Touch Lux

This e-paper display is much brighter and whiter than normal e-paper displays - it provides a better reading experience due to higher contrast.

2.is self-lit
Amazon Kindle Oasis (2017) WiFi 32GB
PocketBook Touch Lux

Self-lit devices have a back or front light incorporated, so they can be used in poor light conditions or in the dark.

3.has a anti-reflection coating
Amazon Kindle Oasis (2017) WiFi 32GB
PocketBook Touch Lux

This helps to reduce the reflection from your device.

4.Has an e-paper display
Amazon Kindle Oasis (2017) WiFi 32GB
PocketBook Touch Lux

An e-paper display provides a high contrast allowing users to read in direct sunlight without requiring much power.

5.pixel density

300ppi

212ppi

Best

Amazon Kindle Oasis (2017) WiFi 8GB

300ppi

6.has a touch screen
Amazon Kindle Oasis (2017) WiFi 32GB
PocketBook Touch Lux

You can operate the device easily, by pressing the screen with your fingers.

Performance

1.has an external memory slot
Amazon Kindle Oasis (2017) WiFi 32GB
PocketBook Touch Lux

The device has a standard memory slot (such as an SD or micro SD card slot) so that you can either extend the internal storage with affordable memory modules or you can retrieve data, such as photographs, easily from a memory card.

2.internal storage

32GB

4GB

Best

Sony PRS 600

512GB

Connectivity

1.Has 802.11n WiFi connection
Amazon Kindle Oasis (2017) WiFi 32GB
PocketBook Touch Lux

802.11n is a wireless standard released in 2009. It has faster transfer rates and improved security compared to its predecessors - a, b and g.

2.Has WiFi
Amazon Kindle Oasis (2017) WiFi 32GB
PocketBook Touch Lux

The device can connect to WiFi.

3.has a search browser
Amazon Kindle Oasis (2017) WiFi 32GB
PocketBook Touch Lux

With a search browser application you can surf the internet from your device.

4.has a cellular module
Amazon Kindle Oasis (2017) WiFi 32GB
PocketBook Touch Lux

Devices which use cellular technology can connect to mobile networks. Cellular networks have much wider signal coverage than WiFi.

For example

Amazon Kindle Oasis (2017) WiFi + Cellular 32GB

Battery

1.has a rechargeable battery
Amazon Kindle Oasis (2017) WiFi 32GB
PocketBook Touch Lux

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

2.has a removable battery
Amazon Kindle Oasis (2017) WiFi 32GB
PocketBook Touch Lux

The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.

For example

PocketBook PocketBook 360 Plus

3.wireless charging
Amazon Kindle Oasis (2017) WiFi 32GB
PocketBook Touch Lux

The manufacturer offers a branded wireless charging kit. To charge the device, you simply put it down on its charging base.

Features

1.supported file types

13

21

How many file types the device supports, such as PDF, JPG or PNG.

Best

Barnes & Noble NOOK HD Smoke 8GB

37

2.has dictionary
Amazon Kindle Oasis (2017) WiFi 32GB
PocketBook Touch Lux

The device has a dictionary that can be accessed offline.

3.has free syncing OTA
Amazon Kindle Oasis (2017) WiFi 32GB
PocketBook Touch Lux

All your contacts and calendar dates are synced over-the-air.

4.Has access to real library to “borrow” e-books
Amazon Kindle Oasis (2017) WiFi 32GB
PocketBook Touch Lux

Users can get access to books from real libraries.

5.supports text-to-speech
Amazon Kindle Oasis (2017) WiFi 32GB
PocketBook Touch Lux

This enables your device to verbalize on-screen content.

6.has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
Amazon Kindle Oasis (2017) WiFi 32GB
PocketBook Touch Lux

With a standard mini jack socket, you can use the device with most headphones.

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