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Sony Touch Edition

PRS-650BC Touch Edition


A 6" (15.2 cm) reader using the latest Pearl E Ink screen and featuring an IR based touch screen. Battery life is stated to be 2 full weeks of reading on a single charge. It is available in Red or Black. Features both right and left hand page advance and 6 font sizes.

A handy search function lets you look up words in 2 English language dictionaries, including The New Oxford American Dictionary, Second Edition and Oxford Dictionary of English, Revised Edition and 10 built-in translation dictionaries. There are also periodical subscriptions available.


  • Dimensions: 168 x 119 x 10 mm (6.61 x 4.68 x 0.38 in)
  • Weight: 215 g (7.58 oz)
  • Text Formats: ePub (Adobe DRM protected), PDF (Adobe DRM protected), BBeB Book (PRS DRM protected), Text, RTF
  • Image : JPEG, PNG, GIF, BMP
  • AC Power : Built-in rechargeable battery: 3.7 V DC, 940 mA
    • Battery Life (Approx) : Approx. 10,000 pages turns
    • Recharging Time : 3 hours with a USB connection, or about 2 hours by the optional AC adapter (PRSA-AC1)
  • Display: 6" E Ink® Pearl 800 x 600 pixels 16-level gray scale
  • Touch screen: clear screen using IR
  • USB: 2.0
  • Unsecured Audio: MP3 (Non encrypted), AAC (Non encrypted)
  • Memory Size: 2GB User available capacity: Approx. 1.4GB
  • Dual Memory Card Expansion Slots for Memory Stick Duo™ and SD card up to 32GB.


This unit is a replacement for the PRS600 and similar to the PRS350 except for the screen size, audio, and expansion memory capability.

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