Archive for November, 2011

Cybook Odyssey Upgrade

Monday, November 28th, 2011

An upgrade for the Cybook Odyssey to version 1470 is available since friday 25th of November. It is automatically proposed when the Odyssey connects to internet.

Principal Changes

  • Optimisation of the reactivity and the sensitivity of the touch interface.
  • Animations and scrolling even more fluid.
  • Bug fix for USB disconnections.
  • Improvements / corrections for the highlighting and notes features (1 and 2 fingers).
  • Serial number visible in the “About” window and in the file /system/sn.txt.

Cybook Odyssey Video Tour

Monday, November 28th, 2011

We’ve received many requests for some videos demonstrating the features and interface of the Cybook Odyssey, so today we’re presenting a tour of the Odyssey in four videos.

Graphical User Interface on Bookeen Cybook Odyssey powered by HSIS

Dictionary Interface on Bookeen Cybook Odyssey powered by HSIS

Multi-Touch Interface on Bookeen Cybook Odyssey

Animation Boot Sequence of Bookeen Cybook Odyssey powered by HSIS

The new innovation from Bookeen at your fingertips!

Tuesday, November 8th, 2011

As of the 22nd November, the fastest e-reader ever will be available for less than 150 Euros!

Cybook Odyssey

The Cybook Odyssey is the first e-reader ever to incorporate Bookeen’s exclusive technology, the High Speed Ink System, providing an extremely rapid interface which has never been seen before in electronic ink devices.

The Cybook Odyssey from Bookeen is available in black with the back casing made from brushed aluminum. It will be launched for less than 150 Euros as of the 22nd November. It will be available for pre-order starting the 10th of November on Bookeen’s website and from retail partners.

The Cybook Odyssey is delivered with over 100 books in order to get the reader started (more than 30 in English).  This technological gem is set to definitively revolutionize e-reader devices thanks to its instantaneous ergonomic interface.

Cybook Odyssey from Bookeen

Available in Europe from 22nd November 2011 for less than 150 euros.

Pre-orders taken from the 10th November : and from retail partners.
More about High Speed Ink System :

About Bookeen
Based in Paris (France), the Bookeen team, experts in electronic books since 1998, have developed a number of solutions for e-readers over the last 13 years. They are proud to bring such innovations to the market as the HSIS technology available for the first time with the Cybook Odyssey.Bookeen also proposes its own online ebookstore :

Press Contacts :
Jean-François Kitten, 0033(0)611293028.  Capucine de Jessey,   Imogen Bailey, 0033(0)1 83 64 77 06

Cybook Odyssey: watch this space…

Friday, November 4th, 2011
Bookeen will announce this Monday November 7th the price and launch date of the Cybook Odyssey.
See you Monday…

Cybook Odyssey