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9/10
Informr score
The Onyx Boox Note Air currently has an Informr score of 9 out of 10. This score is based on our evaluation of 4 sources including reviews from users and the web's most trusted critics.


Operating system
Android
Processor
1.8 GHz
Screen Size
10.3"
Camera
No


What the Critics Are Saying...


Input

If the Note Air were $199 this would be a totally different story. That isn’t to say that you shouldn’t buy the Note Air if you’re really dying for an E Ink Android tablet, because aside from the perplexingly small battery, the Note Air actually accomplishes a lot of what it sets out to do. But give...

- Evan Rodgers, Input
Make Use Of

If you can afford one, the Onyx Boox Note Air is hands-down the best 10.3-inch eReader and digital notebook. Its standout features include an ability to read any ebook, an innovative and almost magical assortment of reading tools, and outstanding note-taking capabilities. For both students and profe...

- Kannon Yamada, Make Use Of
PC Magazine

The Onyx Boox Note Air is a well-priced, well-built, and extremely flexible E Ink tablet for academics, students, and others who work with textbooks or letter-sized documents.

- Sascha Segan, PC Magazine
Good E-Reader

I believe the Air provides more value than most other 10.3 inch digital note taking devices on the market. It is superior to the Remarkable 2, the only advance it has, is being able to draw at an angle, due to the tilt functionality it has. The Air can install apps, is faster, can play games or watc...

- Michael Kozlowski, Good E-Reader


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Screen Size
10.3"

The Onyx Boox Note Air's screen size is 10.3 inches with 1404 x 1872 pixels resolution.

Processor
1.8 GHz

There is a Qualcomm Snapdragon 636 Octa-core 1.8 GHz processor (CPU).

OS

The tablet runs on the Android 10 operating system (OS).

Camera
No
This model has no built-in camera. Sorry, no selfies.
Storage
32 GB

Internal memory is 32 GB. No external card slot is available for expansion.

Battery
3000mAh

The tablet is powered by a Lithium Polymer (Li-Pol), 3000 mAh battery.

Boox Note Air Specs

Overview
Release date September 20, 2020
Regions available USA
Mobile / Cellular Data
No (Option available)
Networks
No
SIM card size
No
Dual SIM No
Operating System Android 10

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Processor Qualcomm Snapdragon 636 Octa-core 1.8 GHz
Internal Storage 32 GB
RAM 3 GB
ROM No
Hearing Aid Compatible No
TTY/TDD No
SAR Unknown
Languages English, French, Spanish, Chinese
Manufacturer Warranty 1 Year
Accessories Included Manual, Data Cable, Stylus
Power & battery
Type Lithium Polymer (Li-Pol)
Battery Capacity 3000 mAh
Removable Battery No
Wireless Charging No
Fast Charging Yes
Battery Charge Time Unknown
Video Playback Time Unknown
Internet Use (Wi-Fi) Unknown
Internet Use (Celluar) No
Reading Time Unknown
Standby Time Unknown
Physical Characteristics
Material Plastic
Colors Blue
Dimensions [H x W x D] 22.94 x 19.54 x 0.58 cm (9 x 7.7 x 0.2 in)
Weight 420 grams
Water Resistant / Waterproof No
Rugged design No
IP Rating No
Display / Screen
Type Grayscale
Technology E-ink
Colors No
Resolution 1404 x 1872 pixels
Pixel density 227 pixels
Size 10.3 inches
Sensors Proximity, Motion / Accelerometer
Graphics No
Themes No
Backlit Illumination Yes
Zoom / Magnification Yes
Screen Orientation Lock Yes
Multi-Touch Yes
Fingerprint-Resistant Coating No
Additional Display Features Capacitive touchscreen
Input / Navigation
Touchscreen Yes
Sleep / Wake Key Yes
Home Key No
Mute Key No
Predictive Text Entry Yes
Physical keyboard No
Text-to-Speech Yes
Screen Reader No
Keypad/Screen Lock Yes
External Volume Control No
Fingerprint Sensor No
Call Management
Wi-Fi Calling No
Voice over LTE (VoLTE) No
Contact List Capacity None
Multiple Numbers Per Contact No
Contact Groups No
Web / Email / Messaging
Web Browser Yes
Email Client No
Messaging No
Connectivity
USB USB Type-C
USB OTG Support Yes
Infrared No
Bluetooth 5.0
Bluetooth Profiles A2DP, AVRCP, HID
Bluetooth Audio Codecs No
WiFi 802.11 b/g/n/ac
WiFi Encryption WEP/WPA/WPA2
Mobile Hotspot No
WiMAX No
Memory Expansion Slot No
PC Synchronization Yes
TV Out No
DLNA Support No
NFC No
Camera
Main Camera
Aperture
No
Dual lens
No
Zoom
No
Flash
No
Additional Main Camera Info
No
Video Recording Parameters
Front Camera
Zoom
No
Additional Front Camera Info
No
Video Recording Parameters
Audio / Video
Audio Playback Yes
Audio Formats MP3, WAV
Radio No
Video Playback Yes
Video Playback Formats MPEG-4
Streaming Video No
External Speakers Yes
Headset Jack No
Custom Ringtones No
Vibration Alert No
Apps
To-Do / Task List No
Calendar No
World Clock No
Alarm No
Stop Watch No
Timer No
Calculator No
Currency Converter No
Document Viewer Yes
Viewable document types XLS, RTF, JPG, GIF, DOC, DOCX, PDF, EPUB, HTML, MOBL, BMP
Weather No
Stocks No
Maps No
NotePad Yes
Voice Memos / Recorder No
Games No
Apps Downloadable
Included Software / Apps
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