Sony have unveiled a limited edition Ian Fleming
Digital Book Reader bundle complete with two James
Sony Bundles Ian Fleming eBook Reader
25th February 2009
This limited edition Ian Fleming Reader Digital Book bundle
includes an eBook download code for two Bond titles, plus a "007" embossed
James Bond creator Ian
Fleming was a master storyteller who
gave life to the man with a license to kill. To mark the centenary
of Fleming's birth and the release of the latest Bond film, Quantum
of Solace, Sony are now offering a limited edition Reader bundle.
A Reader Digital Book
An eBook Store download code for one download
of each of two of Ian Fleming's original Bond books: Casino
that started it all, and served
as the basis for Daniel Craig's first appearance as 007, and For
Your Eyes Only, a short story
collection which includes Quantum of Solace, the short
story that shares its title with the current Bond film release.
A "007" embossed
cover for the Reader.
The Reader Digital Book holds about 160 eBooks or hundreds more
with optional removable memory cards. Its portable size makes
it the perfect travel companion, allowing you to read a variety
of books whenever and wherever you want. With thousands of eBook
titles available from the eBooks Store, you can choose to download
new releases, classics and popular book titles as well as view
other document formats such as Adobe® PDF10, RTF, TXT, BBeB® and
Microsoft® Word. Its long battery life lasts up to 7,500
continuous page turns, and the amazing paper-like screen technology
is easy on the eyes.
The Reader Digital Book offers a unique, on-the-go
reading experience and is the perfect travel companion. With
a compact and lightweight
design, you can take it almost anywhere and read your books whenever
and wherever you want. More compact than many paperbacks, it
weighs about 9 ounces6 (without cover), is 1/3” thin8,
and holds up to 160 eBooks4. You can easily hold it in one hand,
and with its rechargeable battery, you can turn up to 7,500 continuous
pages on a single charge2.
Impressive, paper-like display
The Reader Digital Book provides
a new way to experience reading. It boasts an impressive 6-inch
display1, utilizing breakthrough
E Ink® technology that’s almost paper-like, making
it easy to read, even in bright sunshine. In addition, the screen
allows for high contrast and high resolution, with a near 180º viewing
angle. The text can also be magnified for comfort.
Content storage capability
With a compact and lightweight design
you can take the Reader Digital Book almost anywhere. And with
plenty of internal memory,
and a slot for optional removable memory cards, you can take
hundreds of titles, user-selected Web content, or other supported
documents for reading on the go. It will hold approximately 160
averaged sized eBooks in internal memory4 and hundreds more with
optional removable memory cards.
Multiple eBook titles available
The Reader Digital Book allows
you to search, browse, discover, and buy thousands of new releases,
classics and popular eBook
titles from the Connect eBook Store and other participating websites3.
You can even go to other sites that have unsecured eBooks in
file formats that the Reader supports5. This translates into
an incredible amount of content suitable for the Reader.
The Reader Digital Book isn’t just about reading eBooks.
Using the included eBook Library 2.0 PC Software, you can easily
transfer Adobe® PDF documents10, Microsoft Word documents5,
BBeB Book, and other text file formats to the Reader, allowing
you the flexibility to access and view multiple files at any
Ian Fleming's series of James Bond novels are also available
for Amazon Kindle.
Note: Use of companion eBook Store limited to U.S. and Canadian
residents. Certain titles may not be available for download based
on place of residence.