Onyx is going to release a PRO edition of the Nova e-reader and it will be officially released in late April 2019. This device has a front-lit display and a color temperature system to read in the dark and mute the bright while screen into various degrees of orange.
The Nova will feature a 7.8 E-Ink Carta HD screen with a resolution of 1872×1404 and 300PPI. The screen is completely flush with the bezel. Underneath the hood is a 1.6GHZ quad core processor, which is the same one that the Onyx Boox Nova employs. There is 32GB of storage, 2GB of RAM, USB-C, 2800 mAh battery and Android 6.0. You will be able to read in the dark via the frontlit display and it also has a color temperature system.
The big selling points of the Nova PRO is that it will be a digital note taking device. It will have a WACOM screen and come with a stylus. There will be a digital note taking app and functionality to edit PDF files. This in in addition to the capacitive touchscreen display for swipes and gestures.
There is no word on how much the Nova PRO will cost, but we should know more in a month or two. It is gearing up for a late April release.
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