Released in the UK in September 2008, the Sony Reader is the benchmark against which all newer ebook readers are measured.
Unlike other readers, the Sony also plays music files allowing it to double as an media player.
Height (mm) 175.3
Width (mm) 122
Depth (mm) 7.6
Weight (g) 260.00
170 pixels per inchLevels of Greyscale 8E Ink® “Electronic Paper”
Battery Life (single charge) 6000 page
192MB System Memory
MemoryStick™ DUO and SD Card slots
EPUB eBook, BBeB Book, Adobe® PDF, Microsoft® Word, TXT, RTF, mp3, AAC (not most DRM audio), JPEG, GIF, PNG, BMP