Foxit eSlick

  • Foxit eSlick
57
Based on 8 scores, 9 reviews available
  • Excellent:
    0
  • Good:
    0
  • Average:
    3
  • Bad:
    5

Pros:

  • Can handle free ebooks saved as PDF files, Inexpensive and easy to read text on.
  • Full zoom and reflow support for PDFs; thin and light without feeling cheap

Cons:

  • No support for DRMencrypted ebooks, Only one font size on our model
  • Currently, native support only for PDF and TXT files; screen displays only four gray levels; no keyboard; stiff buttons

Expert reviews and ratings

By LanOC Reviews on 60

So after making me a reader again (Ugh), I spent more than enough time with the eSlick. With this being my first experience with an e-Reader I was impressed with the idea of them and excited to see what we will see in the near future. Of course the...

By Computeractive on 40

A good reader with some clever features, but flaws...

By Macworld on 50

E-books have numerous benefits. Eliminating paper saves resources. E-book readers take up little room in travelers' backpacks and purses, and yet can store the equivalent of a whole bookshelf. You don't have to go anywhere to buy or borrow an...

By PC Pro on 33

A good reading experience is marred by a high price and unnecessary restrictions...

By PC Advisor on 70

The Foxit eSlick is slightly cheaper than a Kindle, but the savings don't cover the difference in quality. Jason Cross...

By PCWorld on 72

Foxit's eSlick e-book reader is curiously named because the device is decidedly unslick, with a utilitarian appearance that lacks the elegance of competing e-book readers. Ultimately, though, its looks are less of a concern than its limited...

By Computer Shopper on 70

Foxits eSlick handles PDFs better than any other e-book reader, but its missing many features found on competing readers. Sonys and Amazons devices are better values....

International Review By Clubic on 58

Tableau récapitulatifModèlesAmazon KindleBookeen Cybook OpusFoxit eSlickSony Reader PRS-600CaractéristiquesTaille d'écran6 pouces (15,1 cm)5 pouces (12,6 cm)6 pouces (15,1 cm)6 pouces (15,1 cm)Résolution600 x 800 pixels600 x...

International Review By Teltarif on -

Das US-amerikanischen Software-Unternehmen Foxit hat auf der CeBIT seinen neuen E-Book-Reader namens eSlick vorgestellt, der in Deutschland ab der zweiten Jahreshälfte 2009 erhältlich sein soll.Schon auf den ersten Blick erwies sich das 88 mal...