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I think you misunderstand what e-ink is. It is nothing like LED or LCD pixels. Resolution has nothing to do with it. Typical displays emit light. You can use them in the dark and they will light up your face. E-ink displays reflect light, like standard paper. This is why they strain your eyes less. As far as reducing eye strain with a non-e-ink device, ...
As the answer to Are Google Books DRM protected? explains, ACSM files are DRM-protected, so you can only read them in the Play Books app itself, not in another ebook app. Once you've "pinned" the book and it has downloaded, you can read it offline in the Play Books app.
Did you try SmartQ Reader? In my opinion it's the best PDF reader for Android. The interface is clean and intuitive, it has all main features that you are expecting from a eBook reader (Bookmarks, Pager, Chapters, etc..) and the transition between pages is very smooth and pleasant. And the most important in your case, the crop feature is so intuitive and ...
Aside from the usual battery-saving tips (like disabling data / Wi-Fi), you could use an app like Screen Filter to reduce the brightness of the device; this reduces power consumption. If available, you might also invert the colors in your reader app. For example, ezPDF Reader has a Night mode feature which makes the background black and the text white (as ...
PDF to Speech Pro https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.practicalapps&hl=en $2.99. One of the better ones, actually does what it is suppose to. I haven't came across any free ones.
Copy the files to a Windows/Mac or Linux machine and zip them one book directory at a time. Then use Calibre to convert them to just about any format you would like or another epub to .lit converter. You may need to rename the .zip files to .epub for them to be recognised.
You can import/upload them: Uploading the PDF/ePub file(s) to your Library Go to My Books Click on 'Upload File' in the top right corner. Choose the file(s) you wish to upload. Getting the PDF/ePub files in you App Go into your Google Play Books App. Click on the button on the top left ('Read Now' or 'My Library'). Select 'My Library'. Click on the ...
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