Sony DPT-RP1 digital paper tablet

Sony has announced its digital paper tablet DPT-RP1. The new paper tablet is similar to Amazon’s Kindle e-readers. However, it will cost you around $700.

Sony DPT-RP1 digital paper tablet features a large 13.3-inch display with the resolution of 1650 x 2200 dots. The screen is a “non-slip” panel, which the company says will improve the experience of annotating documents with the included digital pen.

Sony DPT-RP1 digital paper tablet The new tablet design is also thinner, lighter, and faster than the previous version. According to the company, the entire device is roughly as thick as a stack of 30 pages of paper.

A new Digital Paper App for Windows and MacOS makes it easier to convert websites and documents to PDF form and send them wirelessly to the DPT-RP1.

The new Sony DPT-RP1 digital paper tablet will go on sale in Japan for around 80,000 yen (roughly $719) on June 5th.