Libri.de sold the reader from Sony and wide range of bestsellers than eBook Hamburg as of 11 March 2009 2nd February 2009 – four years after the Libri.de Internet GmbH has first eBooks added to the range, will start selling currently probably the most sought-after reader for eBooks on March 11th, 2009 under libri.de the media merchants for physical and electronic books: the Sony Reader PRS-505; from now to pre-order for only 299 under sony reader. The devices reach their new owner on March 11, 2009, the day of the market launch. We very much welcome that Sony introduces its new reader together with the German book trade in the market and the market entry after already carried out functional tests on March 11, 2009 actively support with our partner network”, in addition to comments nationwide 1,000 Internet shops for stationary booksellers like Mayersche (Aachen), Weiland (Lubeck), book Habel (Frankfurt) and Heymann by Dalheimer, Managing Director of Libri.de Internet GmbH, (Hamburg) operates. Libri.de already presented its customers a wide range of best sellers for the eBook reader to the market launch. “” Including: Bestsellers such as the doors, “by Ken Follett, the Chinese” by Henning Mankell, Eragon. “” The wisdom of the fire”by Christopher Paolini, moment of silence by Siegfried Lenz and non-fiction bestsellers such as love yourself” by Eva-Maria Zurhorst, as well as the large application handbook “by Christian Puttjer.
Already at the start of the daily growing titles offer, renowned publishers like C. Bertelsmann, Goldmann, Heyne, settlers, Eichborn, Hoffmann and Campe, Hanser, Lubbe, campus as well as DTV and Beltz format providing several thousand tracks for download in the EPUB. With the new Sony Reader get much readers and travelers a perfect companion for on the go, and an entirely new reading experience. Because the new Sony Reader has a paper to read E-Ink display, impresses with its chic and flat design and weighs only 260 grams less than almost any book with hardcover. With the new reader from Sony, the comfortable ePub format, and the top titles of the publishers we reached a significant milestone in our eBook strategy and come very close to the feeling of reading a printed book”, supplemented by Dalheimer, who could already advance personally testing the device.
Images of the reader from Sony and the press release for downloading are: press facts and Sony Reader PRS-505 weight: 260 grams display: six inches plus ink technology for a high-contrast picture even in strong sunlight. Capacity: 192 megabytes, enough for about 160 titles in EPUB format; expandable on a MemoryStick Pro DUO (registered trademark of Sony Corporation) or SD cards on maximum 16 gigabytes, enough for about 13,000 books battery life: A battery charge is sufficient for almost 6,800 page envelopes, which are approximately 12 novels. Software: eBook Library text format: EPUB (new de facto publishing standard for eBooks propagated by the Stock Exchange Association of the German book trade) with and without copy protection (DRM). Adobe PDF; Microsoft Word; “TXT and RTF audio formats: MP3 and DRM free AAC files image formats: JPG, GIF, PNG and BMP colors: the start silver, later also red and blue extra: high-quality protective cover availability: from March 11, 2009 (preorder: is now available under) pre-installation: good against the North wind” by Daniel Glattauer and “Ricochet” by Silvia Roth excerpts: “out of service” by Helmut Schmidt and “who am I – and if so how many?