iRex DR800SG/DR800S

Made by: iRex.

Languages Supported: English, DR800S supports additional languages (Dutch, German, French, Spanish, Italian and Greek).

File Types Supported: PDF, ePUB, eReader, TXT, JPG, BMP, PNG, TIFF.


Features a touch screen (Wacom) and specialized custom support for Newspapers via NewspaperDirect. Has adjustable text size and portrait as well as landscape orientation.

This 8.1" reader is a member of a new line from iRex called the IRex Digital Reader which also includes a 10" reader. 


  • model: iRex DR800SG [US market]/iRex DR800S [European market];
  • processor: Freescale i.MX31L;
  • memory: 128 M;
  • Wolfson Microelectronics' WM8352 power management/codec device;
  • SD storage: 2 GB supplied (1500 eBooks), expandable micro-SDHC;
  • touchscreen: Wacom Penabled [stylus];
  • screen Size: 8.1" E Ink;
  • resolution: 160 dpi, 768 × 1024, 16 grayscale;
  • network: 3G Verison/Qualcomm Gobi Module/DR800S have no 3G or other wireless;
  • DRM: Adobe;
  • newspaper access: Yes;
  • screen rotate: Yes;
  • dimensions: 193×149×10.7 mm (7.6"×5.9"×0.4");
  • weight: 360 g (12.7oz);
  • micro-USB connector - USB 2.0 slave;
  • battery life: 6000 pages or several days;
  • battery: Lion rechargeable;
  • In the box: unit, protective sleeve, stylus, wall USB charger (with appropriate plugs depending on market).