With the advent of Apple iPad, a lot of people began to read e-books by iPad. It is reported that there are over 50% of Japan’s iPad users enjoy reading e-books.Ipad’s color LCD screen display capabilities and the speed of screen reaction is super than E-ink screen. However, people now understand that E-ink screen ebook reader is not the only option. In light of this, Taiwan Power Company has developed a C-paper technology. This technology-driven from the bottom of the LCD screen for improving technology to make it show more comfotable for eyes, also improving contrast and brightness curve, making it more suitable for reading electronic books. It has achieved the same level of the E-ink screen for long reading time.C-paper technology should be regarded as a kind of technology to optimize the screen’s backlight.
E-ink and C-paper
Based on C-Paper and E-ink screen technology has the same eye protection function, while the performance in color and screen response speed far beyond the latter. In power consumption, the battery life has reached more than 50% of E-ink, up to 12 hours continuous reading time, pages 3500 or more, fully meet the needs of daily use.
The advantages of C-paper technology in color display, visual effects, long reading time, screen response speed are over E-ink. In addition, eye protection function is comparable with E-ink.
The differences between C-Paper screen and E-ink screen is their power consumption.Flying power of C-paper screen is half of E-ink’s.And visual effects in bright light for E-ink is good. But people spend no more time reading under the glare like the sunlight. If they want to read in dark, C-paper screen ebook reader is the best choice,while E-ink screen ebook reader failed. As to the thickness of screen, C-paper’s is thicker than E-ink’s because its back light module whithin.
These are the comparison of C-paper screen and E-ink screen from which we can discover that,although the weakness of C-Paper screen is power consumptive,it also features so many advantages over E-ink screen.