PocketBook Reader App Review


PocketBook Reader is a free app for reading any e-content (books, magazines, textbooks, comic books, etc.) and listening to audiobooks! The application supports 26 book and audio formats, including mobi, epub, fb2, cbz, cbr. Read without ads and with total comfort!

Users like:

  • Pocketbook is a very nicely designed eBook reader for Android that has a simple and intuitive interface
  • The app allows users to lock the screen orientation of the device in order to prevent the screen from switching while in the middle of reading. This is very helpful for those that read in bed and change positions a lot
  • PocketBook is compatible with e.pub and .pdf Adobe DRM files
  • Pocketbook is a completely free eReader with zero in-app purchases
  • PocketBook allows manually or automatically cropping page margins to better fit text on the screen

Users don't like:

  • Pocketbook is still a bit buggy, where it sometimes does not open books or just opens to a blank screen

Why to choose/Best for:

  • Support of 19 book formats, including the most popular – EPUB, FB2, MOBI, PDF, DJVU, DOCX, RTF, TXT, HTML
  • Comic book formats CBR and CBZ
  • Open books protected with Adobe DRM (PDF, EPUB)
  • PDF Reflow function (reflow text in PDF files)
  • You can listen to audiobooks and other audio files in MP3, M4B, and take notes in them
  • Built-in TTS (Text-to-speech) engine for the voicing of the text files
  • Built-in bookstore with a large and regularly updated assortment of e-content – you can purchase books online in a few clicks. Read books without Internet or buy books online – it’s up to you
  • Free PocketBook Cloud service for synchronizing all your books, including audiobooks, as well as reading positions, notes and bookmarks on all your devices
  • Your files from Dropbox, Google Drive, Google Books services are easily connected to the app to create one consolidated library. You can even connect multiple accounts of the same service at the same time
  • Support for OPDS catalogs – get access to network libraries
  • ISBN scanner, for quick search of electronic versions of books by barcode
  • Opportunity to borrow books and periodicals
  • If you have an E Ink e-reader PocketBook, you can easily synchronize all your books and accounts just by scanning a QR code
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PocketBook Reader FAQ
Android Details
Size:Varies with device
Content Rating:3+
Author:Pocketbook SA
iOS Details
Size:124.6 MB
Content Rating:4+
Author:Content Management S.A.
Compatibility:Requires iOS 11.0 or later. Compatible with iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch.
Languages:English, Czech, Dutch, French, German, Indonesian, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Polish, Portuguese, Romanian, Russian, Simplified Chinese, Spanish, Traditional Chinese, Turkish, Ukrainian


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