Sony Reader PRS-T2 Specifications

Not quite a Kindle killer

Sony Reader PRS-T2 (black)

Part Number: PRST2BC Released: August 16, 2012

Display

  • Touchscreen
    Yes, Yes - Multi-Touch
  • Multi-Touch Display
    Yes
  • Technology
    E Ink
  • Diagonal Size
    6 in
  • Diagonal Size (metric)
    15.2 cm
  • Output Type
    monochrome
  • Native Resolution
    600 x 800, 800 x 600

Miscellaneous

  • Color
    Black
  • Color Category
    black

Memory

  • Storage
    2 GB, 1.3 GB

Communications

  • Wireless Protocol
    Wi-Fi, 802.11b/g/n
  • Security Protocols & Features
    WPS

Networking

  • Wireless Connectivity
    IEEE 802.11b, Wi-Fi, IEEE 802.11g, IEEE 802.11n

EBook Reader

  • Supported Text Formats
    EPUB, PDF, TXT
  • Supported Still Image Formats
    BMP, GIF, JPEG, PNG
  • Features
    Wi-Fi, Touch screen, Expandable memory
  • Touchscreen
    yes

Environmental Parameters

  • Min Operating Temperature
    41 °F
  • Max Operating Temperature
    95 °F

Battery

  • Run Time (Up To)
    2 month(s)
  • Run Time Details
    Web browsing over Wi-Fi - up to 42 days
  • Recharge Time
    2.5 sec

Input Device

  • Type
    touch-screen

Header

  • Brand
    Sony
  • Product Line
    Sony
  • Model
    PRS-T2, PRS-T2HBC
  • Packaged Quantity
    1
  • Compatibility
    Mac, PC

Expansion and Connectivity

  • Expansion Slots
    1 x microSD
  • Interfaces
    1 x USB 2.0

System

  • Platform
    Other
  • Handheld Type
    eBook reader

Flash Memory

  • Installed Size
    2 GB, 1.3 GB

Card Reader

  • Slots (for SD)
    microSD slot
  • Supported Flash Memory Cards
    microSD
  • Flash Memory Cards Max Supported Capacity
    32 GB

GPS System

  • Navigation
    none

Battery Life Details

  • Run Time (Up To)
    2 sec, 42 sec
  • Usage Mode
    book reading, web browsing over Wi-Fi

Expansion Slots

  • Type
    microSD
  • Total Qty
    1

Interface Provided

  • Interface
    USB 2.0
  • Qty
    1

System Requirements

  • OS Required
    Apple MacOS X 10.4.11 or later, Microsoft Windows 7 Home Basic (32/64 bits), Microsoft Windows Vista Home Premium 64-bit Edition SP2 or later, Microsoft Windows Vista Ultimate 64-bit Edition SP2 or later, Microsoft Windows XP Home Edition SP3 or later, Microsoft Windows XP Media Center Edition 2004 SP3 or later, Microsoft Windows XP Professional SP3 or later, Microsoft Windows 7 Professional (32/64 bits), Microsoft Windows 7 (32/64 bits), Microsoft Windows 7 Starter, Microsoft Windows Vista (32/64 bits), Microsoft Windows 7 Ultimate (32/64 bits), Microsoft Windows XP, Microsoft Windows Vista Business 64-bit Edition SP2 or later

Cable Details

  • Type
    USB cable

System Requirements Details

  • Operating System
    MacOS X 10.4.11 - 10.6.2, Windows XP/Vista/7, Windows 7/Vista, Windows XP
  • Processor Type
    Celeron, PowerPC G3
  • Processor Speed
    800 Hz, 1 Hz
  • Min RAM Size
    128 MB, 512 MB
  • Min Hard Drive Space
    100 MB, 250 MB, 60 MB

PDA Software

  • Type
    Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone free download

Dimensions & Weight

  • Width
    4.375 in
  • Depth
    0.375 in
  • Height
    6.875 in
  • Weight
    5.9 oz

General

  • Manufacturer
    Sony

Where to Buy

Sony Reader PRS-T2 (black)

Part Number: PRST2BC Released: Aug 16, 2012

MSRP: $129.99

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