Comparison of e-book formats

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2016-07-09 19:45:21
Comparison of the popular e-book formats (ePub, PDF, Kindle, DjVu...) and the supported well known ereader devices.
PostScriptPortable Document Format (PDF)Plain textMobipocketKindleHTMLFictionBookeReaderePub (IDPF)DjVu
Filename extension.ps.pdf.txt.prc, .mobi.azw.html.fb2.pdb.epub.djvu
Open standardYesYesYesYesNoYesYesNoYesYes
Features
DRMNoYesNoYesYesNoYesYesYes
ImageYesYesNoYesYesYesYesYesYesYes
SoundNoYesNoNoNoNoNoNoYesNo
VideoNoNoNoYes
InteractivityNoYesNoNoNoNoNoNoYes Javascript/Jquery/JqueryMobile...No
Word wrapNoNoYesYesYesYesYesYesYesNo
Embedded annotationNoYesNoYesYesNoYesYesNo Dépend de la liseuse
BookmarkingNoYesNoYesYesNoYesYes Dépend de la liseuse.
Supporting hardware
Apple iPadNoYesYesYesYesYesYesYesYesYes
Android SupportNoYesYesYesYes Peu de liseuse aussi performante que iBooks sur iPad
Amazon Kindle 2, DXNoYesYesYesYesNoNoNoNoNo
Kindle FireNoYesYes
Barnes & Noble NookNoYesNoNoNoNoNoYesYesNo
Sony ReaderNoYesYesNoNoNoNoNoYesNo
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Comments

  • voted for Kindle (Like)
    Posted 2013-09-15 20:39:04 by Anton Osika
  • voted for this Comparison (Like)
    Posted 2013-03-17 10:59:04 by CrazyCat
  • Excellent comparatif, beau travail.
    Français Posted 2011-11-25 14:23:54 by MrTab
  • voted for this Comparison (Like)
    Posted 2010-11-17 23:15:52 by Vanina

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