ONYX BOOX Chronos

ONYX BOOX Chronos is a device with the 9,7" E Ink Carta screen with the MOON Light system, touch control and the SNOW Field function. The given model can be the perfect choice for those who often have to read academic or technical literature. Its large and comfortable for the eyes display with lighting, a powerful processor in combination with 512 MB of RAM and 8 GB of internal memory, and touch control are optimal tools for reading PDF and DjVu files. A built-in Wi-Fi module allows one to use the device for full Internet browsing and pre-installed Google Play greatly expands its functionality. Its casing is made of magnesium aluminum alloy which protects the device when using.

What is E Ink Carta?

E Ink Carta is the latest development of E Ink company. This display is made by "electronic paper" technology and allows you to read on it as comfortably as on regular paper pages. Compared to the previous models, this one has a lighter base and higher contrast.

What is SNOW Field?

SNOW Field is an operating mode of the screen, allowing to reduce the number of artifacts on the screen within partial refresh. If this function is on, full refresh of the screen is not needed.

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Comfortable reading

The 9,7" E Ink Carta display is perfect for viewing documents containing graphs and charts and for working with PDF and DjVu files. The absence of shimmering light and the principle of image formation based on the E Ink method makes reading comfortable for your eyes. The touch screen enables easy controlling while reading a document: scrolling, zooming, making notes in the text and using additional functions.

Format support

The BOOX software allows the user to open files of various text and graphic formats. When reading you can change font style and size, disposition of pages, insert bookmarks, add your own fonts and zoom documents at your will.

Outstanding technical specifications

The dual core processor with 1 GHz clock rate and 512 MB of RAM ensures comfortable work with any even the most difficult documents. 8 GB of nonvolatile memory and a microSD-slot supporting memory cards up to 32 GB allow the user to store voluminous documents in PDF and DjVu formats.

Outstanding technical specifications
Built-in dictionaries

Built-in dictionaries

The Chronos eReader has pre-installed English-Russian and Russian-English dictionaries. Want to translate an unknown word? Just touch it!

Google Play

The model has the pre-installed Google Play app which gives access to hundreds of thousands of third-party Android programs, including free ones. This opportunity significantly expands the functionality of the device and gives you a large number of additional variants of its usage.

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Reprogramming possibility

Reprogramming possibility

The Chronos model allows the user to write personal software using the Android 4.2' possibilities.

Continuous work

Low power consumption of E-Ink displays and battery capacity of 3000 mAh provides up to a month of autonomous work.

Continuous work
Language support

Support of languages and dictionaries

The BOOX allows the user to read documents in different world languages.Amongst them there are such languages as Russian, English, German, French, Spanish, Arabic, Swedish, Chinese, Japanese and many others.


ONYX BOOX Chronos
ONYX BOOX Chronos
ONYX BOOX Chronos
ONYX BOOX Chronos
ONYX BOOX Chronos

ONYX BOOX Chronos is a device with the 9,7" E Ink Carta screen with the MOON Light system, touch control and the SNOW Field function. The given model can be the perfect choice for those who often have to read academic or technical literature. Its large and comfortable for the eyes display with lighting, a powerful processor in combination with 512 MB of RAM and 8 GB of internal memory, and touch control are optimal tools for reading PDF and DjVu files. A built-in Wi-Fi module allows one to use the device for full Internet browsing and pre-installed Google Play greatly expands its functionality. Its casing is made of magnesium aluminum alloy which protects the device when using.

Display9,7", E Ink Carta, 16 levels of grey, 825 × 1200 dpi, touch, with the SNOW Field function
LightingMOON Light
ProcessorDual core, 1 GHz
RAM512 MB
Internal memory8 GB
Expansion slotFor SD/MMC/SDHC cards
USB interfacemicroUSB
Supported file formatsText: TXT, HTML, RTF, FB2, FB2.zip, DOC, DOCX, PRC, MOBI, CHM, PDB, DOC, EPUB
Graphic: JPG, PNG, GIF, BMP
Others: PDF, DjVu
Wireless interfaceWi-Fi IEEE 802.11 b/g/n
Bluetooth4.0
BatteryLi-Pol, 3000 mAh
Operating systemAndroid 4.2
Size258,2 × 177,3 × 9,5 mm
ColorBlack
Weight450 gr
KitONYX BOOX Chronos eReader
User's manual
Case-cover
USB-cable
Power adapter 220 В
Warranty card
Warranty period1 year

Note: Since a part of the Flash memory size is system software, the portion available to the user is less than the total size of the memory chip.

The device is designed primarily for reading electronic books, but has some additional features which are defined by the installed software. For example, the current firmware has functions such as calendar, dictionary, access to the Internet, and others.
The device is freely reprogrammable on request of the user who can install, delete and create programs.
The device has a battery that provides long, autonomous usage.

For ONYX BOOX Chronos there are no updates
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