Alex eReader

    Alex eReader

    The Alex eReader has now gone on sale in the US. The Spring Design Alex is available to pre- order for $399 from Spring Design,

    Alex eReader

    The Alex eReader is a dual screen device, featuring a 6-inch E-Ink EPD display and a 3.5-inch color LCD display.  It also sports the premier mobile OS Google Android with browser.


    The Alex Duet Navigator™ Browser brings you the entire Web in true color. Alex’s desktop quality browser is optimized for dual screen browsing and reading. The LCD screen allows readers a natural way to discover new articles and is ideal for web browsing, watching videos and viewing pictures, while the revolutionary EPD screen produces printed page-like views for reading.

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    At 4.7″ x 8.9″, half-inch thick and 11 ounces, this sucker is a featherweight champ. The Alex eReader connects to Google’s bookstore and users have access to over one million books.

    It also features support for some Google Android applications, and it features a built-in web browser and a WiFi connection. For the price, it’s not the most inexpensive, but the additional OS/App/Browser screen could prove quite a popular compliment to the world of eReaders. (

    Published on March 23, 2010

    David Novak
    David Novak
    For the last 20 years, David Novak has appeared in newspapers, magazines, radio, and TV around the world, reviewing the latest in consumer technology. His byline has appeared in Popular Science, PC Magazine, USA Today, The Wall Street Journal, Electronic House Magazine, GQ, Men’s Journal, National Geographic, Newsweek, Popular Mechanics, Forbes Technology, Readers Digest, Cosmopolitan Magazine, Glamour Magazine, T3 Technology Magazine, Stuff Magazine, Maxim Magazine, Wired Magazine, Laptop Magazine, Indianapolis Monthly, Indiana Business Journal, Better Homes and Garden, CNET, Engadget, InfoWorld, Information Week, Yahoo Technology and Mobile Magazine. He has also made radio appearances on the The Mark Levin Radio Show, The Laura Ingraham Talk Show, Bob & Tom Show, and the Paul Harvey RadioShow. He’s also made TV appearances on The Today Show and The CBS Morning Show. His nationally syndicated newspaper column called the GadgetGUY, appears in over 100 newspapers around the world each week, where Novak enjoys over 3 million in readership. David is also a contributing writer fro Men’s Journal, GQ, Popular Mechanics, T3 Magazine and Electronic House here in the U.S.

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