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Icarus Excel

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Icarus Excel review: specs and price

Icarus Excel
Icarus Excel
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Why is Icarus Excel better than the average?

  • Internal storage
    4GBvs3.71GB
  • Volume
    475.2cm³vs24673.48cm³
  • Screen size
    9.7"vs6.65"
  • Number of screen shades
    16vs15.03
  • Resolution
    1200 x 825pxvs662286.94px
  • Battery power
    1600mAhvs1371.62mAh

Top specs and features

Design

1.volume

475.2cm³

Best

Sony PRS 350

120.64cm³

2.weight

530g

Best

Asus Eee Reader DR900

47.3g

3.height

240mm

Best

Elonex eInk 621EB eBook

117mm

4.thickness

11mm

Best

Aluratek AEBK01FS

0.95mm

5.width

180mm

Best

Kobo Mini

102mm

Display

1.pixel density

167ppi

Best

Amazon Kindle Oasis (2017) WiFi 8GB

300ppi

2.Has an e-paper display
Icarus Excel

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

3.has a touch screen
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You can operate the device easily, by pressing the screen with your fingers.

4.screen size

9.7"

The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.

Best

Irex Technologies Digital Reader 1000SW

10.2"

5.number of screen shades

16

More screen shades (greys) result in better gradients and usually a better reading experience.

Best

Amazon Kindle Oasis (2017) WiFi 8GB

16

6.every pixel has three subpixels
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The device has a display with three full subpixels per pixel, resulting in a sharp and crisp picture. Pixels in some displays (like AMOLED) share one subpixel to preserve space. This can result in a less crisp, slightly blurred image.

Performance

1.has an external memory slot
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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

4GB

Best

Sony PRS 600

512GB

Connectivity

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

2.Has WiFi
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The device can connect to WiFi.

Battery

1.battery power

1600mAh

Best

Icarus Omnia

2500mAh

2.charge time

5h

The time it takes to fully charge the battery.

Best

Sony PRS T2

2h

3.has a rechargeable battery
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The battery can be recharged and used over again.

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

For example

PocketBook PocketBook 360 Plus

Features

1.has dictionary
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The device has a dictionary that can be accessed offline.

2.Has access to real library to “borrow” e-books
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Users can get access to books from real libraries.

3.supports text-to-speech
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This enables your device to verbalize on-screen content.

4.has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
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With a standard mini jack socket, you can use the device with most headphones.

5.has a gyroscope
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A gyroscope is a sensor that tracks the orientation of a device, more specifically by measuring the angular rotational velocity. Initially, they were built using a spinning rotor to detect changes in orientation, like twisting or rotation.

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