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Augen TheBook eReader review

7/10 AVG.

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The Augen TheBook eReader currently has an Informr score of 7 out of 10. This score is based on our evaluation of 1 sources including reviews from users and the web's most trusted critics.

Screen Size
2 GB
Reading Time

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TheBook from Augen might not be perfect but it’s not that bad either, especially for costing under $100 and for everything else it can do for that price. The 150 books included are a fairly decent selection that I think most people will find enjoyable. It does have its little quirks that you&r...

- Kristofer Brozio, Test Freaks

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Screen Size

The Augen TheBook eReader's screen size is 7 inches with x pixels resolution.

400 MHz

There is a ARM 9 400 MHz processor (CPU).


The eReader runs on proprietary operating system firmware.

2 GB

Internal memory is 2 GB. An external, SD (up to 32 GB) expansion slot is available for increased storage capacity.


The e-reader is powered by a Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion) battery.

TheBook eReader Specs

Release date July 20, 2010
Regions available USA, Canada
SIM card size No
Operating System No

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Processor ARM 9 400 MHz
Internal Storage 2 GB
SAR Unknown
Languages English
Manufacturer Warranty 1 Year
Accessories Included AC Charger, Carrying case, Data Cable, Manual
Power & battery
Battery Type Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion)
Battery Capacity No
Removable Battery Yes
Wireless Charging No
Fast Charging No
Battery Charge Time Unknown
Reading Time Unknown
Standby Time Unknown
Physical Characteristics
Material Plastic
Colors Black
Dimensions [H x W x D] 22.6 x 13.0 x 1.3 cm (8.9 x 5.1 x 0.5 in)
Weight 283 grams
Water Resistant / Waterproof Unknown
Rugged design No
IP Rating No
Display / Screen
Type Color
Technology LCD (TFT)
Colors Unknown
Resolution x pixels
Pixel density Unknown
Size 7 inches
Sensors Motion / Accelerometer
Backlit Illumination Yes
Zoom / Magnification Yes
Screen Orientation Lock No
Multi-Touch No
Fingerprint-Resistant Coating No
Anti Glare No
Additional Display Features -
Input / Navigation
Touchscreen No
Sleep / Wake Key Yes
Home Key Yes
Page Turn Key No
Physical keyboard Yes
Text-to-Speech Yes
Screen Reader Yes
Keypad/Screen Lock Yes
External Volume Control Yes
Fingerprint Sensor No
Web / Email / Messaging
Web Browser Yes
USB OTG Support No
Infrared No
Bluetooth Yes
Bluetooth Profiles No
WiFi 802.11 b/g
WiFi Encryption No
Memory Expansion Slot Yes
Expansion Slot Info SD
PC Synchronization Yes
Audio / Video
Audio Playback Yes
Audio Formats MP3
Video Playback Yes
Video Playback Formats MPEG-4, AVI
Streaming Video No
External Speakers Yes
Headset Jack 2.5mm
Vibration Alert No
Content Formats Supported
Content Formats Supported No
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