Netronix Showcases New eReader with Wacom Technology

August 4, 2014
Netronix Showcases New eReader with Wacom Technology

Netronix, the company behind the manufacturer of many of the leading eReaders such as Kobo are currently showcasing a number of new devices. One such device is a 6.8 inch device that runs Android and has support for a Wacom pen (useful, for  people looking to edit and make notes on PDF documents).

The new 6.8 inch e-reader has a very impressive HD resolution of 1440 x 1080 (the same as on the Kobo Aura HD). It is powered by is a Freescale i.MX6 Solo Lite ARM Cortex-A9 processor, and is running Android version 4.1.

This yet unnamed eReader is also using the same shell as the Kobo Aura HD.

ARM Devices reports “

Wacom is working on collaborative solutions for Wacom enabled E Ink eReaders like this one. If they do it right, I think Google should get involved, this could make it a really big new market for the E Ink based devices with touch for productive collaboration in education and enterprise. Netronix also has different other E Ink Android devices, secondary displays, large ones, and even an E Ink Smartwatch”