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iRex Digital Reader 1000S DR1000

iRex Digital Reader 1000S DR1000
alaScore 73

5 reviews

Apr, 2014

alaTest has collected and analyzed 5 reviews from magazines and websites. Reviewers really like the design. Many are less positive about the reliability and value for money, and opinions are divided on the screen.


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We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other eReaders the iRex Digital Reader 1000S DR1000 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 73/100 = Good quality.

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Digital Reader Takes Notes and Views Docs Like a Pro


With a 10.2-inch display that is also a Wacom touch surface, the 1000S is the document- viewing and note-taking winner. We loved using it to read

Large screen with stellar resolution. Sleek design

Lose the special pen and — voilà! — you have an overpriced Frisbee (the screen won't recognize your finger). Crashes frequently

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Amazon review summary for iRex Digital Reader 1000S DR1000


alaTest has collected and analyzed 7 user reviews of iRex Digital Reader 1000S DR1000 from The average user rating for this product is 3.1/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.2/5 for other eReaders on

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iRex Digital Reader DR1000S


Ideal to read and make notes on PDF documents, but you'll have to do it an awful lot of it to justify the price.

Despite the disappointing software and outrageous price this is, quite simply, the most effective way to read and make notes on long documents. If you have to do that regularly, then the RD1000S is the best tool for the job, but try to get the company...

Product Specifications

The iRex Digital Reader packs all the incredible features you've come to expect in an iRex e-reader - amazingly paper-like display, a Wacom® Penabled touch screen and a display large enough to read letter sized documents. Featuring an extra large 10.2-inch display, a sleek and lightweight design, the iRex Digital Reader is the largest, yet thinnest e-reader ever and it's packed with features.