6” GoTab™ Hive™ Reader
If you love reading, you’ll love the new 6″ GoTab™ Hive Reader™. Its handy pocket-sized design means you can take it everywhere you go to quickly dip into your favourite eBook. Its high-resolution touchscreen and Android 4 OS give users more than a standard eReader, and with the Hive network, readers can support their favourite local bookshop- even when buying online!**Buy from Hive.co.uk
Hive- Lets Get Reading
GoTab uses Hive Reader Technology to give a streamlined eReading experience. Download DRM ePub and PDF eBooks to your GoTab wirelessly, and even add eBooks you’ve previously bought from Adobe™ Digital Editions! (excludes Kindle™ format eBooks). For more details on Hive Reader please read on…
The best of Android
With Android 4 (Ice Cream Sandwich) the GoTab gives readers the best of both worlds- a great reading experience, as well Wi-Fi internet, eMail, Facebook, News, Streaming Radio and over 400,000 Apps. Android 4 is intuitive to use, and easy to navigate, you can be setup and surfing in minutes.
UK Helpdesk & Support
GoTab comes with My Go’s renowned Quality Promise, we are proud to put the customer first and the GBT6 comes with all the help you need from our UK Helpdesk customer service. Also- with access to our exclusive “help” app GoGuide, theres plently of help and tutorials- just tap the GoGuide icon on your Home Screen!
Super Sharp Display
GoTab GBT6 has an incredible 155PPI screen meaning that websites, eBooks or photos look super-sharp & crystal clear. The vibrant screen shows text and images with crisp rendering, and glorious colour. With its own backlight, its great for reading indoors, on public transport & especially when you’re going to bed.
Touch & Go
When you turn the GoTab on, the first thing you notice is the stunning crystal display. The ultra-responsive capacitive-touch screen you can enjoy the web, videos and apps to their full. Use multi-touch apps with the slightest flick or swipe of your fingertips and you can even pinch to zoom into webpages or photos for a closer look.
With advanced customisation settings you can read how you want to. If you’re reading at night your can turn on ‘Night Mode’ so you can reduce the strain on your eyes in a dark environment and not disturb others around you with a bright screen.
Buy eBooks Locally Online
Get your ‘Read A Day’ with thousands of great chart topping eBooks. With the awesome new Hive App (preloaded) you can ‘Buy Locally Online’ letting you support your favourite Hive retailer. Whether its for school or for fun GoTab is great to read on the train, on holiday, or in bed!
Find out more about Hive
Packed with the latest eReading technology, Hive Reader is intuitive to use and the streamlined download process enables consumers to start reading their eBook purchases from www.hive.co.uk quicker than ever! Hive Reader supports Adobe® DRM copyrighted ePub and PDF eBooks, and even lets users transfer eBooks they’ve already downloaded to Adobe Digital Editions. Hive has a huge amount of love for local independent shops making it different from a usual online retailer, as the Hive network lets readers assign their account to their favourite local bookshop. This then lets the bookshop benefit from a share of revenues on purchases made by users on Hive.**
How you can ‘Go digital’ with GoTab Hive Reader…
…and still support your local highstreet bookshop*
400,000 Apps and counting
GoTab and Play® Store means you can play more, do more, watch more and work more on the go. With more than 400,000 apps to choose from, you can find the right app when you need it, right on the Play Store. There are thousands of apps for free, from Angry Birds®, to Office Software, Video Streaming, Music and Internet Radio so theres something for everything, and something for everyone.
The number of apps on the Play Store grows every day so you can keep up with the latest trends with the Featured or Trending apps and stay right on the pulse. If you buy an app and decide you don’t like it you can even get a refund as long as you return it within 15 minutes! The GoTab’s capacitive screen means you can make the most of new multi-touch apps as the screen can sense up to 5 fingertips- or you can even use a capacitive stylus (not included).
MP3 Music & Internet Radio
Because of it’s pocket sized design the GoTab is perfect for listening to music when you’re out and about. Use the built-in speakers or add a set of headphones (not included) to listen privately. You can also stream internet radio or download apps like iPlayer, Spotify or Double Twist to get the best digital content right on your GoTab.
Listen to AudioBooks
Its not just all about reading eBooks- GoTab is great for listening to Audio Books too. There are loads of great Audiobooks to download, or why not download an app like Audible® from the Play Store to give you a great selection so you can have a whole audio-library in your pocket.
Browse your interests
The GoTab is ideal for getting the latest on whatever you’re into. With great apps like Pintrest®, Taptu®, Fancy®, Google Currents®, Flipboard®, or BBC® News theres plenty of feeds to keep you entertained. You can also follow your favourite blog or website whether your into the best design, fashion, food or gossip!
The GoTab has Wi-Fi 802.11 N connectivity so you can easily connect to a Wi-Fi hotspot at home, or out and about, to jump on the web in a jiffy. The GoTab supports HTML 5 (the new standard for websites) so you can make the most of online content, and with the capacitive screen you can pinch to zoom into pages to get a closer view.
Gmail & Exchange eMail
Browse the net wirelessly with multi-tabbed browsing. Send GMail to friends and family, and with Ice Cream Sandwich you’re business ready with support for Microsoft Exchange® eMail.
Keep track of your social life and networking using Facebook® and Twitter®. Get your party plans sorted, share your holiday photos or just let the world know what you’re up to.
Get Setup & Get Reading
Tap the button below for a ‘plain English’ (tablet optimised) Help Guide to setting up your GoTab Hive Reader. Its step by step guides will walk you through the process of getting an Adobe ID and setting up your Hive Account, right through to buying & downloading the latest best chart eBooks and how to customise your GoTab eReading experience (changing font size etc).
….and if you get stuck- send us a message for some individual help!
GoTab Hive Reader Guide
Specification | GoTab Hive Reader GBT6
*Requires Wi-Fi Internet Access which may be chargeable. Requires signup for free Google Account, and free download from Play Store. Terms and Conditions apply. Screen Images simulated. Apps show are not all pre-loaded and must be downloaded from the Google Play Store. Downloading Apps may incure charges for download and for additional usage. Specification subject to change.
** Hive terms of revenue share:
• User designates favourite Hive registered bookshop in their Hive User account
• Applies to all sales made on Hive
• Valid for UK sales only
• If favourite bookshop not selected, closest bookshop to billing address receives share of sale.
For full terms and conditions please refer to Hive.co.uk
* 4GB = 4 Billion bytes. Actual formatted capacity is less and storage quoted excludes ~1GB storage occupied by Android OS.