iRex DR800SG / DR800S
- Made by: iRex
- Released: Jan 18, 2010 DR800SG: Feb 15, 2010
- Predecessor: iRex iLiad
- Languages Supported: English, DR800S supports additional languages (Dutch, German, French, Spanish, Italian and Greek)
- File Types Supported: PDF, ePUB, eReader, TXT, JPG, BMP, PNG, TIFF
This 8.1" reader is a member of a new line from iRex called the IRex Digital Reader which also includes a 10" reader.
- Model: iRex DR800SG [US market] / iRex DR800S [European market]
- Price: $399 (DR800SG), $599/EUR499 (DR800S)
- Processor: Freescale i.MX31L
- Memory: 128M
- Wolfson Microelectronics' WM8352 power management/codec device
- SD storage: 2 GB supplied (1500 eBooks), expandable micro-SDHC
- touchscreen: Wacom Penabled [stylus].
- Screen Size: 8.1" E Ink
- Resolution: 160 dpi, 768 × 1024, 16 grayscale
- Network: 3G Verison/Qualcomm Gobi Module / DR800S have no 3G or other wireless
- Stores: Barnes and Noble eBookstore, Best Buy, NewspaperDirect, LibreDigital
- DRM: Adobe
- Newspaper access: Yes
- Screen Rotate: Yes
- Dimensions: 193 × 149× 10.7 mm (7.6" × 5.9" × .4")
- Weight: 360 g (12.7oz)
- micro-USB connector - USB 2.0 slave.
- Battery life: 6'000 pages or several days
- Battery: Lion rechargeable.
- In the box:
- Protective sleeve
- Wall USB charger (with appropriate plugs depending on market)
This unit was preceded by the iRex iLiad and the iRex Digital Reader 1000. It is no longer being sold as a consumer product but is being used in the business market. For example the SolidFX FX8 product is sold to the aviation industry as a navigation charting device.
Third Party Software Known to Work
- see Digital Reader Software for a complete list