Samsung Android

Onyx’s Boox Tab X is a full Android tablet with 13.3-inch e-ink screen

From 9to5google.com


As e-ink technology continues to improve, devices using it can become more and more advanced. Today, Onyx has released a new high-end Android tablet called the Boox Tab X, which has a 13.3-inch e-ink display.

Available starting today, the Boox Tab X replaces the Boox Max Lumi2 as a high-end e-ink tablet. The tablet is primarily focused on providing an excellent experience for note-taking and reading.

The Tab X supports a stylus – included in the box – for capturing your handwriting and even supports flipping the stylus over to use it as an “eraser.” The tablet also supports pairing with a Bluetooth keyboard for taking notes over typing. Buying the tablet directly from Boox also includes a trifold case and extra nibs for the stylus.

Boox says the Tab X uses a 13.3-inch backlit e-ink display with a screen assembly that’s 50% thinner for a “paper-like” view and a pen-on-paper experience when handwriting.

But what stands out about the Boox Tab X over options like the Kindle Scribe and Lenovo Smart Paper that offer similar reading and writing features is that this tablet runs a full version of Android 11. The software is heavily customized to work better on the e-ink display, but you’ll have access to the Google Play Store and the ability to install apps as you desire. Performance of those apps is boosted by “Super Refresh Technology,” which uses a dedicated GPU to refresh the screen with minimal ghosting.

Onyx’s Boox Tab X is a full Android tablet with 13.3-inch e-ink screen

Other features on the Tab X that aren’t exactly common for e-ink devices are the 6GB of RAM and 128GB of onboard storage with an undisclosed Qualcomm CPU, as well as a “G Sensor” (gyroscope), which is used for auto rotation support. There’s also a sizeable 6,300 mAh battery under the hood, and this tablet is 1.1mm thinner than the Max Lumi2.

However, this does all come at a cost. The Boox Tab X will run a whopping $879, though nearly all of the same features are available on the smaller Boox Tab Ultra, which costs $599.

More on Android:


Check out 9to5Google on YouTube for more news:

You’re reading 9to5Google — experts who break news about Google and its surrounding ecosystem, day after day. Be sure to check out our homepage for all the latest news, and follow 9to5Google on Twitter, Facebook, and LinkedIn to stay in the loop. Don’t know where to start? Check out our exclusive stories, reviews, how-tos, and subscribe to our YouTube channel

The post Onyx’s Boox Tab X is a full Android tablet with 13.3-inch e-ink screen first appeared on 9to5google.com

New reasons to get excited everyday.



Get the latest tech news delivered right in your mailbox

Onyx’s Boox Tab X is a full Android tablet with 13.3-inch e-ink screen

5 Reasons Why You Should Try Online Horse Race Betting

In many places around the world, horse races are an attraction that a lot of people love to watch. With the fast-paced action and thrill that each game provides, it is no longer surprising to know that millions of fans have grown fond of it.
Onyx’s Boox Tab X is a full Android tablet with 13.3-inch e-ink screen

NordLayer — more than a business VPN

Cybersecurity threats have become vast and more sophisticated. The rate of malware attacks and malicious activity counts within seconds despite the size or sector the organization belongs to — no one is safe enough to expect that foe actors will bypass vital company resources.

Onyx’s Boox Tab X is a full Android tablet with 13.3-inch e-ink screen

You may also like

Subscribe
Notify of
0 Comments
Inline Feedbacks
View all comments
×
* Popular *
0
Would love your thoughts, please comment.x
()
x