Differences What are the advantages of each

Front view of Txtr Beagle

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Txtr Beagle

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Much lighter weight 128 g vs 536 g 4.2x lighter weight
Much thinner 4.8 mm vs 9.6 mm 2x thinner ; easily slides into bags
Supports the ePub open format Yes vs No About half of E-Readers support the ePub open format
Has a removable battery Yes vs No Somewhat common; Old batteries can be replaced inexpensively
Front view of Amazon Kindle DX

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Much bigger screen 9.7" vs 5" Around 95% bigger screen
Can take notes Yes vs No About half of E-Readers support take notes
Much higher resolution screen 1200 x 824 vs 800 x 600 More than 2x higher resolution screen
Can browse the web Yes vs No About half of E-Readers have a web browser
Has a built-in dictionaries Yes vs No About half of E-Readers have a built-in dictionaries
Many more gray shades 16 vs 8 Twice as many gray shades
Can display in landscape mode Yes vs No About half of E-Readers support landscape mode
Supports text to speech Yes vs No About half of E-Readers support text to speech

Specifications Full list of technical specs

screen

Beagle  vs
Kindle DX 
Gray shades 8 16
Screen resolution 800 x 600 1200 x 824
Screen size 5" 9.7"
Pixel density 200 ppi 150 ppi
Built-in light None None
Screen type E-Ink E-Ink
Flashes screen black during page turns Yes Yes

form factor

Size 140 x 105 x 4.8 mm 183 x 264 x 9.6 mm
Weight 128 g 536 g

connectivity

Beagle  vs
Kindle DX 
Bluetooth connectivity Yes No

features

Note taking No Yes
Text to speech No Yes
Directly download library e-books to device No No
Web browser No Yes
Stereo speakers No Yes
Evernote integration No No
Landscape mode No Yes
Accelerometer Yes Yes
Parental controls No Yes
Txtr Beagle
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