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My essential apps on Boyue Likebook Mars / Icarus Illumina XL6

My essential apps on Boyue Likebook Mars / Icarus Illumina XL6

Note: Google apps will not be reviewed until a software update that supports Google Play Services. Moon Reader I read books exclusively on Moon Reader apart from Amazon purchased ebooks. This just works great! Screen Rotate Control Since the Mars doesn’t have a gyroscope&accelerator, the screen just doesn’t rotate. So one screen rotation app is needed if you want to use an app horizontally. No Launcher Very lightweight launcher. Stock browser I’ve tried so many browsers and the stock browser is still the best in terms of stability. Evernote I manage all my documents on Evernote. Note taking on Likebook Mars is just not usable though! Smartnews News app. This…

E-reader as a word processor (Boyue Likebook Mars)

E-reader as a word processor (Boyue Likebook Mars)

Wordprocessor Since Boyue Likebook Mars has a pretty powerful chipset (an Octacore processor), it can handle Android apps flawlessly. I’m a big fan of Evernote so have always wanted to run the app on an e-reader device. To me the new Boyue one has one of the best performance so far. Here is the new set up for my daily writing. What I’m using here: -Boyue Likebook Mars -Logitech K480 bluetooth keyboard -Kickflip at the back of the keyboard