Sony’s Digital Paper is compelling and highly relevant to those professionals who remain overwhelmed with paper, and to public and private institutions that continue to generate large quantities of documents during their routine operations. Beneficiaries of Digital Paper include lawyers, governmental agencies, policymakers and legislators, professors and researchers in higher education, and globe-trotting executives. Easy to use right out of the box and optimized to accommodate 8.5” by 11” documents1 , Sony’s Digital Paper achieves a breakthrough in handwriting. The well-designed stylus retains a familiar, natural and comfortable writing experience akin to that of ink on paper. Read and annotate documents, create “sticky notes” and highlights, and upload documents wirelessly from Digital Paper making them available for archiving or sharing with colleagues.


  • Highly portable - ultra-thin, light weight and durable
  • High contrast display with no backlight for comfortable reading, even outdoors
  • Low power consumption - rechargeable battery lasts up to 3 weeks on a single charge
  • Connect via Wi-Fi and easily configure to interface with document repositories and/or servers
  • Generous storage - internal memory of 4 GB coupled with slot that accommodates Micro SD card
  • Large 13.3” display preserves a full, letter-size page and readily accommodates forms and structured documents for comfortable reading and mark-up
  • Touchscreen to easily turn pages, search or navigate documents, and zoom in on figures, tables, charts, graphs.
  • Handwriting using the stylus
  • Full size, lined notebook for taking notes in long hand during meetings, hearings, and testimonies
Features Benefits:
Thin & Light World's thinnest, lightest body10 (approx. .26 inches, approx.12.6 oz.), about the thickness of 30 sheets of paper.
High-Contrast Display High-contrast reflective display (1200 x 1600 dots), so text can be read clearly, even in bright sunlight.
Battery Life Sony's rechargeable thin lithium-ion battery – up to three weeks' use on a single charge.11
Stylus Convenient tool for writing, highlighting, erasing.
Top Security Two passwords (up to 20 characters each) and advanced AES 256 data encryption keep everything protected.
Built-in Wi-Fi Built-in Wi-Fi® functionality to allow file sharing over a wireless network.12
USB Connectivity Easy plug-in for simple drag-and-drop transfer of documents to and from Digital Paper.
SD Card Compatibility Internal memory of 4 GB8 coupled with slot for a micro SD card.
Storage Storage – approximately 2,800 PDF files (approx. 1 MB each).

Battery Life Specifications Detail:
Battery Life Maximum of 3 weeks with Wi-Fi off and maximum of 2 weeks with Wi-Fi on.

Communication Specifications Detail:
Network Protocols IEEE 802.11b/g/n

Display Specifications Detail:
Resolution/ Color Spec 13.3 inch flexible electronic paper display (resolution 1200 by 1600 dots) and 16-level gray scale
Touchscreen Compatible with electromagnetic induction-type touch pen input

Encryption Type Specifications Detail:
Encryption Type AES 256, WEP, WPA/WPA2 OSK, 802.1x EAP

General Specifications Detail:
Dimensions (W x H x D) Approximately 9 1/4 x 12 1/4 x 9/32 inches (display area approximately 7/32 inches)
Weight Approximately 12.6 ounces

Interface Specifications Detail:
Wi-Fi WPS (Wi-Fi Protected setup)/Manual
Memory Card Slot Micro SD memory card slot and micro USB connector

Rechargeable Battery Specifications Detail:
Battery Type Built-in Lithium-ion Rechargeable Battery
Charging Time Approximately 3.5 hours (computer-based charging) and 2.5 hours with AC Adapter

Recording Specifications Detail:
Internal Memory Approximately 2800 PDF files (1 MB each)

Supported Media Specifications Detail:
Supported File Type PDF (.pdf)

Supplied Accessories

Model: Description: U.S. List Price:
Stylus Pen (1)
AC Adapter (1)
USB Cable (1)
Sleeve Case (1)
Replacement Tips for Stylus Pen (3)
Tool to Remove Tips from Stylus Pen (1)
Basic Operations Guide and Instruction Manual (both stored as PDF documents on device), Quick-Start Guide (1), Warranty Card (1)

User Manual

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  • 1. The 13.3 inch size is equivalent to a sheet of letter size paper, excluding the blank margins.

    2. Service not included. Requires compatible internet-based document management service. Account registration and fees may apply.

    3. Requires a service like or other WebDAV compatible cloud service.

    4. Wi-Fi® connection required. Fees may apply.

    5. Screen size is letter-sized excluding margins.

    6. For mobile products over 9".

    7. Wi-fi access may require fee.

    8. Up to 3 weeks with Wi-Fi off and up to 2 weeks with Wi-Fi on, based on 60 minutes/day usage. Actual battery life will vary in accordance with the usage environment and equipment settings.

    9. 2.8 GB usable memory. 10. For mobile products over 9". 11. Up to 3 weeks with Wi-Fi off and up to 2 weeks with Wi-Fi on, based on 60 minutes/day usage. Actual battery life will vary in accordance with the usage environment and equipment settings. 12.Wi-fi access may require fee.