Reader Digital Book by Sony Supports EPUB Format

Jul 29, 2008


Sony announced that its Reader Digital Book will now support the EPUB format, the International Digital Publishing Forum’s XML-based standard format for reflowable digital books and publications. Starting next month, new Readers model PRS-505, will be able to access and accept secure and non-secure ebooks in the EPUB format. Additionally, the device will support Adobe eBooks with digital rights management and have the capability to reflow standard text-based Portable Document Format (PDF) eBooks.