The Pandigital Novel is an ebook reader and multimedia device with a 7-inch color display, Wi-Fi capabilities, and access to the Barnes & Noble ebook store. It can support many different file formats, and it comes in a wide variety of colors.
When compared to other ebook readers, many customers found this device to be good value for the money, although some complain that the Pandigital ereader is not up to the standards of other ereaders on the market.
The Pandigital Novel has a solid set of hardware specifications. It runs on an Arm 11 processor, has 1GB of memory storage, and a mini USB input and output. The 7-inch color screen has an 800×600 pixel resolution, which is good for reading in indoor and low-light environments.
In addition, it has an expansion slot where users can connect SD/MMC memory cards. The device uses the Android operating system.
To download ebooks, the Pandigital Novel uses the Barnes & Noble ereader software. Users can search over 1 million books, newspapers and magazines and download them directly onto the device. Books can also be downloaded through the Barnes & Noble website.
To download books, users need an account with Barnes & Noble. Alternatively, the ebook reader can import PDF or EPUB files or copy media files from any PC or Mac.
There are many advantages to this device. Many customers who wrote a Pandigital ereader review commented that the built-in Wi-Fi worked very well for surfing the Internet, using email and chatting. Many also like the color screen and the fact that it is easy to read, even at night. Moreover, customers love the fact that the ereader has an SD expansion slot to add additional memory.
Despite the positive comments, there are a few downsides to the Pandigital Novel. Many people have commented that the device is rather sluggish when compared to other ereaders. For example, the touch screen is not as responsive as it should be.
A few customers have complained that it takes a long time to turn a page, highlight specific areas or change screens. Others say that it takes a long time for multimedia to load.
Overall, the Pandigital ebook reader is a decent ebook reader for the money. The easy-to-read color screen, Wi-Fi capabilities and SD expansion slot are just a few of the positive features of this device.
While some have complained about the speed of this device, in particular the touch screen response and multimedia players, this device is still a solid contender for ereaders in this price range.
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