E Ink Tablets
BOOX Poke Series

Poke3 | Poke2 Color | Poke2 | Poke Pro



Changelog

  • Since V3.0 Firmware, restoring the factory settings will format the storage by default and all stored personal files will be cleared. Please back all files up before restoring the factory settings.

Poke3

V3.1

NeoReader

  1. Add Custom Cover (long press the cover to pop up settings, then select Custom Cover);

  2. Support original Epub source format, including multiple fonts, image and text layout, vertical layout, Pinyin fonts… etc. ( Currently it requires to manually switch to V2 Engine and does not support sync data with NeoReader. When you open an Epub book, please go to Settings / Other Settings to set it.)

  3. Add an option of downloading fonts from cloud. The font option offers 3 tabs including Chinese, English and System.

  4. Add Deep Refresh option, which solves the problem of some images leaving ghostings even after full refresh. (Go to Refresh Settings to set to Deep)

  5. Add an option of opening a new book in Reader without exiting currenly reading books.

  6. Add OCR recognition of scanned documents. The text can be searched, marked, and modified after OCR recognition. Currently, only 5 times a day for free OCR recognition.

  7. Add options of “Link Documents” and “Link Website” to Dictionary Pop-up window. You can link to a certain page, a website, or a document.

  8. Added Export to E-mail, which supports “export annotation content to a designated E-mail.” E-mail’s attachment is up to 15M.

  9. Add an option that you can disable “turning pages by swiping on the screen”. It is enabled by default. When it is disabled, you can only turn pages by tapping on the screen.

  10. Add an option of “The Dictionary Pop-up Window can be dragged around on the screen.”

  11. Pictures in the documents can be saved to local storage. Support the pictures in the document to be saved locally (long press the picture to zoom in)

  12. Optimize the Dark Color Enhancement which replaced the Contrast Setting of the old version and Light Color Filter which replaces the removing watermark function.

  13. Optimize footnote pop-up prompt of documents.

  14. Optimize TTS playback in the background and support manual page turning during TTS playback;

  15. Optimize online search page and remove web ads;

  16. Optimize the PDF selection and zoom process, directly selecting the zoom-in area by dragging the frame


System

  1. Add screen recording function (Each recording can last up to 2 hours);

  2. Add Storage Categories (10 categories in total)

  3. System Contrast has been changed to Display Control, which supports Dark Color Enhancement(Default value is 30) and Light Color Filter( Default value 0);

  4. Add Location information (some apps can only be used when authorized location information . The Location function is off by default);

  5. Add the option of always turning Bluetooth on when the device boots up. (Settings / Power)

  6. Add more Gestures- Swipe up and down to adjust either volume, or Frontlight, or contrast.

  7. Add an option of the System Bar can only be expanded by pulling down. The option is enabled by default and prevents accidental expansion of the System Bar when apps are in full screen.

  8. Add a list of Frequently Asked questions ( Go to Settings / Feedback, you can directly check all the FAQs);

  9. Add Update history;

  10. Add the Full Reresh time setting for scrolling on pages (This supports 1–5 seconds.)

  11. Add File Sharing Function ( You can share files from Libary, Storage by long pressing the file icon via Bluetooth and third-party apps.

  12. Add the feature of a long press on a word and lookup dictionary on the Dictionary lookup page.

  13. Add “sort apps by Name, Time and sort app manually.” (V3.0 only supports manual sorting);

  14. Add “App update reminder” and “update with one-click”.

  15. Optimize App Background Freeze. Music and other apps will not be frozen automatically when running in the background.

  16. Optimize PushRead interface. Add title bar to avoid some URLs not displaying the title in the Text Mode;

  17. Optimize the ONYX keyboard which supports up, middle, and bottom positions. English keyboard support double-tap to lock uppercase. Add more symbols and clipboard.

  18. Optimize App Optimization, including switching app original DPI ( Solving the problem of Kobo app cropping blank edge), bold text on webpages, and optimization of third-party Input Methods.

  19. Optimize the page-turning effect of Scrolling Buttons on the Navigation Ball and reduce the flickering when turning pages.

  20. Improve system stability.

Poke2 Color

V3.1

NeoReader

  1. Add Custom Cover (long-press the cover to pop up settings, then select Custom Cover);

  2. Support original Epub CSS, including multiple fonts, image and text layout, vertical layout, Pinyin fonts… etc. ( Currently it requires manually switch to V2 Engine and does not support sync data with NeoReader. When you open an Epub book, please go to Settings / Other Settings to set it.)

  3. Add an option of downloading fonts from the cloud. The font option offers 3 tabs including Chinese, English and System.

  4. Add Deep Refresh option, which solves the problem of some images leaving ghostings even after full refresh. (Go to Refresh Settings to set to Deep)

  5. Add an option of opening a new book in Reader without exiting currently reading books.

  6. Add OCR recognition of scanned documents. The text can be searched, marked, and modified after OCR recognition. Currently, only 5 times a day for free OCR recognition.

  7. Add options of “Link Documents” and “Link Website” to the Dictionary Pop-up window. You can link to a certain page, a website, or a document.

  8. Added Export to E-mail, which supports “export annotation content to a designated E-mail.” E-mail attachment is up to 15M.

  9. Add an option that you can disable “turning pages by swiping on the screen”. It is enabled by default. When it is disabled, you can only turn pages by tapping on the screen.

  10. Add an option of “The Dictionary Pop-up Window can be dragged around on the screen.”

  11. Pictures in the documents can be saved to local storage. Support the pictures in the document to be saved locally (long-press the picture to zoom in)

  12. Optimize footnote pop-up prompt of documents.

  13. Optimize TTS playback in the background and support manual page-turning during TTS playback;

  14. Optimize the PDF selection and zoom process, directly selecting the zoom-in area by dragging the frame.


System

  1. System Contrast has been changed to Display Control, which supports Color Contrast Enhancement(Default value 50) and Color Saturation( Default value 40);

  2. Add screen recording function (Each recording can last up to 2 hours);

  3. Add Storage Categories (10 categories in total)

  4. Add Location information (some apps can only be used when authorized location information . The Location function is off by default);

  5. Add the option of always turning Bluetooth on when the device boots up. (Settings / Power)

  6. Add an option of the System Bar can only be expanded by pulling down. The option is enabled by default and prevents accidental expansion of the System Bar when apps are in full screen.

  7. Add a list of Frequently Asked Questions ( Go to Settings / Feedback, you can directly check all the FAQs);

  8. Add Update history;

  9. Add the Full Refresh time setting for scrolling on pages (This supports 1–5 seconds.)

  10. Add File Sharing Function ( You can share files from Libary Storage by long-pressing the file icon via Bluetooth and third-party apps.

  11. Add the feature of a long press on a word and lookup dictionary on the Dictionary lookup page.

  12. Add “sort apps by Name, Time and sort app manually.” (V3.0 only supports manual sorting);

  13. Add “App update reminder” and “update with one-click” in the APP Store app.

  14. Optimize App Background Freeze. Music and other apps will not be frozen automatically when running in the background.

  15. Optimize PushRead interface. Add title bar to avoid some URLs not displaying the title in the Text Mode;

  16. Optimize the ONYX keyboard, which supports up, middle, and bottom positions. English keyboard support double-tap to lock uppercase. Add more symbols and clipboard.

  17. Optimize App Optimization, including switching app original DPI ( Solving the problem of Kobo app cropping blank edge), bold text on webpages, and optimizing third-party Input Methods.

  18. Optimize the page-turning effect of Scrolling Buttons on the Navigation Ball and reduce the flickering when turning pages.

  19. Improve system stability.

Poke2

V3.1

NeoReader

  1. Add Custom Cover (long press the cover to pop up settings, then select Custom Cover);

  2. Support original Epub source format, including multiple fonts, image and text layout, vertical layout, Pinyin fonts… etc. ( Currently it requires to manually switch to V2 Engine and does not support sync data with NeoReader. When you open an Epub book, please go to Settings / Other Settings to set it.)

  3. Add an option of downloading fonts from cloud. The font option offers 3 tabs including Chinese, English and System.

  4. Add Deep Refresh option, which solves the problem of some images leaving ghostings even after full refresh. (Go to Refresh Settings to set to Deep)

  5. Add an option of opening a new book in Reader without exiting currenly reading books.

  6. Add OCR recognition of scanned documents. The text can be searched, marked, and modified after OCR recognition. Currently, only 5 times a day for free OCR recognition.

  7. Add options of “Link Documents” and “Link Website” to Dictionary Pop-up window. You can link to a certain page, a website, or a document.

  8. Added Export to E-mail, which supports “export annotation content to a designated E-mail.” E-mail’s attachment is up to 15M.

  9. Add an option that you can disable “turning pages by swiping on the screen”. It is enabled by default. When it is disabled, you can only turn pages by tapping on the screen.

  10. Add an option of “The Dictionary Pop-up Window can be dragged around on the screen.”

  11. Pictures in the documents can be saved to local storage. Support the pictures in the document to be saved locally (long press the picture to zoom in)

  12. Optimize the Dark Color Enhancement which replaced the Contrast Setting of the old version and Light Color Filter which replaces the removing watermark function.

  13. Optimize footnote pop-up prompt of documents.

  14. Optimize TTS playback in the background and support manual page turning during TTS playback;

  15. Optimize online search page and remove web ads;

  16. Optimize the PDF selection and zoom process, directly selecting the zoom-in area by dragging the frame


System

  1. Add screen recording function (Each recording can last up to 2 hours);

  2. Add Storage Categories (10 categories in total)

  3. System Contrast has been changed to Display Control, which supports Dark Color Enhancement(Default value is 30) and Light Color Filter( Default value 0);

  4. Add Location information (some apps can only be used when authorized location information . The Location function is off by default);

  5. Add the option of always turning Bluetooth on when the device boots up. (Settings / Power)

  6. Add more Gestures- Swipe up and down to adjust either volume, or Frontlight, or contrast.

  7. Add an option of the System Bar can only be expanded by pulling down. The option is enabled by default and prevents accidental expansion of the System Bar when apps are in full screen.

  8. Add a list of Frequently Asked questions ( Go to Settings / Feedback, you can directly check all the FAQs);

  9. Add Update history;

  10. Add the Full Reresh time setting for scrolling on pages (This supports 1–5 seconds.)

  11. Add File Sharing Function ( You can share files from Libary, Storage by long pressing the file icon via Bluetooth and third-party apps.

  12. Add the feature of a long press on a word and lookup dictionary on the Dictionary lookup page.

  13. Add “sort apps by Name, Time and sort app manually.” (V3.0 only supports manual sorting);

  14. Add “App update reminder” and “update with one-click”.

  15. Optimize App Background Freeze. Music and other apps will not be frozen automatically when running in the background.

  16. Optimize PushRead interface. Add title bar to avoid some URLs not displaying the title in the Text Mode;

  17. Optimize the ONYX keyboard which supports up, middle, and bottom positions. English keyboard support double-tap to lock uppercase. Add more symbols and clipboard.

  18. Optimize App Optimization, including switching app original DPI ( Solving the problem of Kobo app cropping blank edge), bold text on webpages, and optimization of third-party Input Methods.

  19. Optimize the page-turning effect of Scrolling Buttons on the Navigation Ball and reduce the flickering when turning pages.

  20. Improve system stability.

V3.0

NeoReader

  1. Optimize the look-up interface of Dictionary.

  2. Support to select and look up English phrases.

  3. Support zooming under PDF scrolling mode.

  4. Optimize PDF sharpening effect.

  5. Optimize the layout of highlights and annotations when they are exported to the third-party note-taking Apps.

  6. Optimize the main menu interfaces.

  7. Support third-party dictionary Apps.【Learn More>>】

  8. Turning pages manually is supported during TTS. (TTS remains its original progress).

  9. Optimize the function of selecting phrases and looking up the dictionary.

  10. Optimize the top and bottom margins of the Flow Documents to reduce the bottom margin.


System

  1. Add Gestures (Settings / More Settings / Gesture Manager).【Learn More>>】

  2. Add grouping Apps ( this supports bulk management).

  3. The screensaver supports to rotate to horizontal orientation.

  4. Push pictures for Screensaver directly via push.boox.com.

  5. Add Clock Screensaver.

  6. Add PushRead (Send web articles to your BOOX to read).【Learn More>>】

  7. The Navigation Ball supports permanent buttons which offer quick access to different functions.

  8. Add Gallery, which supports picture editing. (The picture is still opened by NeoReader by default. Please open images with Gallery if you need to edit them).【Learn More>>】

  9. Add keeping Wi-Fi/Bluetooth/Audio active during sleep mode. (This is off by default. Go to System Settings / Power Management to enable it).

  10. Remove network timeout settings.

  11. Add Arabic / Hebrew system languages.

  12. Optimize Dictionary style.

  13. Optimize Bluetooth reconnection after waking up BOOX.

  14. Optimize the speed of turning pages by tapping the Navigation Ball button in the browser.

  15. Fix the problem of abnormal Google Keep interface.

  16. Fix the problem of binding a mobile number after logging into ONYX account.

  17. Fix the problem of the abnormal download of some books in Bookstore.

  18. Fix the problem of browser download crash.

  19. Fix the problem that the standby image is not switched occasionally during standby mode.

V2.3.1

New features

  1. Support homepage tab customization;

  2. The Floating Toolbar for reading is customizable in functions and sizes;

  3. Screen saver type is customizable (this will clear the original screen saver);

  4. Add Calendar Memo;

  5. Add Bing Translate in Reader\Dictionary. (Google Translate is not supported currently. )


Main bug fixes

  1. Fix the abnormal problem of some txt’s TOC.

  2. Fix the problem that the feedback history disappears.

  3. Fix the problem that the lock screen keyboard does not display numbers.

  4. Fix the problem that buttons of Navigation Ball may not respond when tapped.

  5. Fix Dropbox sync failed problem.

  6. Other bug fixes and UI optimization.

Poke Pro

V3.1

NeoReader

  1. Add Custom Cover (long press the cover to pop up settings, then select Custom Cover);

  2. Support original Epub source format, including multiple fonts, image and text layout, vertical layout, Pinyin fonts… etc. ( Currently it requires to manually switch to V2 Engine and does not support sync data with NeoReader. When you open an Epub book, please go to Settings / Other Settings to set it.)

  3. Add an option of downloading fonts from cloud. The font option offers 3 tabs including Chinese, English and System.

  4. Add Deep Refresh option, which solves the problem of some images leaving ghostings even after full refresh. (Go to Refresh Settings to set to Deep)

  5. Add an option of opening a new book in Reader without exiting currenly reading books.

  6. Add OCR recognition of scanned documents. The text can be searched, marked, and modified after OCR recognition. Currently, only 5 times a day for free OCR recognition.

  7. Add options of “Link Documents” and “Link Website” to Dictionary Pop-up window. You can link to a certain page, a website, or a document.

  8. Added Export to E-mail, which supports “export annotation content to a designated E-mail.” E-mail’s attachment is up to 15M.

  9. Add an option that you can disable “turning pages by swiping on the screen”. It is enabled by default. When it is disabled, you can only turn pages by tapping on the screen.

  10. Add an option of “The Dictionary Pop-up Window can be dragged around on the screen.”

  11. Pictures in the documents can be saved to local storage. Support the pictures in the document to be saved locally (long press the picture to zoom in)

  12. Optimize the Dark Color Enhancement which replaced the Contrast Setting of the old version and Light Color Filter which replaces the removing watermark function.

  13. Optimize footnote pop-up prompt of documents.

  14. Optimize TTS playback in the background and support manual page turning during TTS playback;

  15. Optimize online search page and remove web ads;

  16. Optimize the PDF selection and zoom process, directly selecting the zoom-in area by dragging the frame.


System

  1. Add Storage Categories (10 categories in total)

  2. System Contrast has been changed to Display Control, which supports Dark Color Enhancement(Default value is 30) and Light Color Filter( Default value 0);

  3. Add Location information (some apps can only be used when authorized location information . The Location function is off by default);

  4. Add the option of always turning Bluetooth on when the device boots up. (Settings / Power)

  5. Add a list of Frequently Asked questions ( Go to Settings / Feedback, you can directly check all the FAQs);

  6. Add Update history;

  7. Add the Full Reresh time setting for scrolling on pages (This supports 1–5 seconds.)

  8. Add File Sharing Function ( You can share files from Libary, Storage by long pressing the file icon via Bluetooth and third-party apps.

  9. Add the feature of a long press on a word and lookup dictionary on the Dictionary lookup page.

  10. Add “sort apps by Name, Time and sort app manually.” (V3.0 only supports manual sorting);

  11. Add “App update reminder” and “update with one-click”.

  12. Optimize App Background Freeze. Music and other apps will not be frozen automatically when running in the background.

  13. Optimize PushRead interface. Add title bar to avoid some URLs not displaying the title in the Text Mode;

  14. Optimize the ONYX keyboard which supports up, middle, and bottom positions. English keyboard support double-tap to lock uppercase. Add more symbols and clipboard.

  15. Optimize App Optimization, including switching app original DPI ( Solving the problem of Kobo app cropping blank edge), bold text on webpages, and optimization of third-party Input Methods.

  16. Optimize the page-turning effect of Scrolling Buttons on the Navigation Ball and reduce the flickering when turning pages.

  17. Improve system stability.

  18. Add Left-Handed mode ( Set it up following the Initial Setup Guide. Or go to Settings / More Settings to set it up manually. )


V3.0

NeoReader

  1. Optimize the main menu interfaces

  2. Optimize the look-up interface of Dictionary

  3. Support to select and look up English phrases

  4. Support zooming under PDF scrolling mode

  5. Optimize PDF sharpening effect

  6. Optimize the layout of highlights and annotations when they are exported to the third-party note-taking Apps.

  7. Support third-party dictionary Apps【Learn More>>】

  8. Optimize the function of selecting phrases and looking up the dictionary.

  9. Optimize the top and bottom margins of the Flow Documents to reduce the bottom margin.


System

  1. Add grouping Apps ( this supports bulk management)

  2. Add PushRead (Send web articles to your BOOX to read)【Learn More>>】

  3. The Navigation Ball supports permanent buttons which offer quick access to different functions

  4. Add keeping Wi-Fi/Bluetooth/Audio active during sleep mode. (This is off by default. Go to System Settings / Power Management to enable it).

  5. Some other UI optimizations

V2.3.1

New features

  1. Support homepage tab customization;

  2. The Floating Toolbar for reading is customizable in functions and sizes;

  3. Add Calendar Memo;

  4. Add Bing Translate in Reader\Dictionary. (Google Translate is not supported currently. )


Main bug fixes

  1. Fix the abnormal problem of some txt’s TOC.

  2. Fix the problem that the feedback history disappears.

  3. Fix the problem that the lock screen keyboard does not display numbers.

  4. Fix the problem that buttons of Navigation Ball may not respond when tapped.

  5. Fix Dropbox sync failed problem.

  6. Other bug fixes and UI optimization.