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E-Ink-Info is the world's leading e-paper publication for over 5 years. E-Paper displays, used in e-readers, signage and retail applications, are extremely efficient and readable. We bring you daily e-paper news and industry services.

Recent e-Paper News

New e-paper device:Minimal Phone

The Minimal Phone is an android phone that offers a square touch E Ink display and a QWERTY keyboard. The phone offers front-lighting, Wi-Fi, 4G communication and a camera.

The Minimal Phone will soon launch a crowdfunding campaign for the first units, the price will be around $400.

Read the full story Posted: Jan 24,2024

PPDS launches a new 32" signage display based on E Ink's new Spectra 6 color ePaper display

PPDS launched a new E Ink signage display, the 31.5-inch (16:9) Philips Tableaux 5150I Series using E Ink Spectra 6. This product is the first one to adopt E Ink's new 31.5" Spectra 6 module. The Philips Tableaux 5150I can be used as a standalone solution or as part of a fleet of displays across multiple locations around the world, and can be managed manually, or remotely using third-party or PPDS’s inhouse software.

Due to E Ink’s unique image stability, the 32-inch 5150I model can display static imagery without drawing on any energy source, only requiring low power when content is being updated. Details on availability and pricing will be announced by PPDS in early 2024.

Read the full story Posted: Nov 02,2023

New e-paper device:Xiaomi Moaan inkPalm 5 Pro

Xiaomi's Moaan inkPalm 5 Pro is an e-reader that offers a 5.2" 1820x780 (284 PPI) E Ink Carta HD display, Android OS (8.1), adjustable colour temperature with 24 stages and 64 GB of storage.

The Moaan inkPalm 5 Pro is now shipping in China for around $200.

Read the full story Posted: Oct 04,2023

Papercast launches new battery-powered 13" E Ink transit displays

ePaper passenger information display developer Papercast launched two new products, both based on 13" E Ink displays. These are battery-powered flag and compact displays, that Papercast says were engineered to meet the specific needs of bus stop flags in North America and Europe.

Papercast says that these displays can operate for 3 years, or even more, on a single battery charge. At the heart of this innovation is Papercast’s in-house developed advanced e-paper driver circuit board, that increase the power efficiency of the system.

Read the full story Posted: Sep 28,2023

New e-paper device:TCL 40 NXTPAPER

The TCL 40 NXTPAPER smartphone sports TCL's NCVM reflective LC display. The phone comes in two models: the standard is based on a 6.78” FHD+ panel while the 5G model has a smaller 6.6" HD+ display. Other features include a 32MP selfie camera, triple camera system, 8 GB of RAM (6GB in the 5G model) and 256 GB of storage.

The 49 NXTPAPER display has received a reflection-free TÜV certification, and it offers anti-glare functionality achieved by "producing a paper-like matte effect texture". The display is covered by a fingerprint smudge-resistant material, to make reading more comfortable.

Read the full story Posted: Sep 01,2023

A new transportation project in Bali to adopt Papercast' 23-inch solar-powered E Ink signage displays

Papercast LTD announced that it is partnering with Toyota Mobility Foundation (TMF) in a transformative public transportation project in Bali, Indonesia. TMF leads this initiative, that aims to address critical urban mobility challenges, including congestion, parking availability, public transport utilisation and air pollution.

The project has two core components: Dynamic Bus Schedule Displays and Smart xEV Park and Ride solution (which includes a deployment of an app-powered fixed route shuttle service).  The first component will include Papercast's 23” outdoor solar-powered e-paper displays that will be strategically installed at bus stops to show real-time bus arrival information, route details, marketing content and other essential updates, in both Indonesian and English.

Read the full story Posted: Aug 30,2023