iRiver and Target made a joint announcement, starting July 17, Target will be the exclusive retailer of the iriver Story HD, the first e-reader device to be fully integrated with Google eBooks platform. The device offers more than three million ebooks at no cost and thousands of additional titles for sale. The iriver Story HD will sell for $139.99, and features a 6" 768 x 1024 resolution e-Ink display and runs on a Cortex A8 chip. Here is more info:
iriver Story HD features
-At 7.3 ounces, the iriver Story HD is the lightest e-reader of its class -With 63.8 percent more pixels than other e-readers, the world's first six-inch XGA(768x1024) E-Ink display offers revolutionary legibility -An advanced Cortex A8 chipset which provides high performance and fast response -A superior battery life enables users to select 14,000 of its non-glare pages, or simply keep the device on standby for up to six weeks, all on a single charge -Access to the Google eBookstore gives users unmatched access to millions of books, all easily and conveniently stored in an unlimited digital cloud -Sideloading of personal documents via the SD card slot or by USB 2.0, allows users to supplement their cloud libraries with additional books and documents -The slim and lightweight e-reader features iriver's sleek, signature style, a QWERTY keypad, and a curve with two-tone colors at the front and back for easy grip and slim design
Through Target's Electronics Trade-in service, guests can trade in gently used iPods, video games, iPads, Nintendo DS units and cellphones to receive credit to put towards the newly released iriver Story HD. Guests can receive additional savings and 5 percent off nearly all Target purchases when they use their Target REDcard.