The Illumina XL features an 8 inch capacitive touchscreen display with a resolution of 1024 x 768. Icarus decided to employ E-Ink Pearl technology because the higher resolution e-Ink Carta screens aren’t compatible with 8 inch devices.
Underneath the hood is a 1 GHZ processor and 512 MB of RAM. There is 8 GB of internal storage to house your e-book collection, but if this is not enough for your needs there is an SD card that is expandable up to 32 GB.
This e-reader is running Android 4.2 and comes bundled with the Good e-Reader App Store, the first App Store designed for e-ink devices. There are thousands of apps that you can use in Europe and North America such as Scribd, Skoobe, Kindle, Kobo, Mobifo, Bliyoo and many more.