Talk:Digital Reader 1000
The part below did not appear to be neutral. Therefore, I removed it, but kept it here to assist anyone who wishes to improve it.
In a market much more sensible to energy consumption and autonomy like that of ereaders, it is proved that battery life is not what advertised by Irex; also with the new 1.7 firmware, users are measuring about 12 hours of use. During product launch, Irex stated in the web products pages that this device will last days with one charge, and for some users this is considered a bad case of false advertisement. As a proof of that, after the release of 1.5 version, IRex removed the statement on the product page that the device "will last days", as a clear admission of poor battery choice for the reader. Look at real user opinions  and  and regarding 1.6 improvements