Cool Reader


Cool Reader

eBook reader. Supports epub (non-DRM), fb2, doc, txt, rtf, html, chm, tcr, pdb, prc, mobi (non-DRM), pml formats. Pages or scroll view. Page flipping animation. Table of contents, bookmarks, text search. Bookmarks on text fragments (comments or corrections) - useful for proof reading. Export of bookmarks to text file. Built-in file browser, quick recent books access. Online catalogs (OPDS) support. LitRes online book store support. Text to Speech (TTS) support. Hyphenation dictionaries; Most complete FB2 format support: styles, tables, footnotes. Additional fonts support (place .ttf to /sdcard/fonts/) Support for Chinese, Japanese, Korean languages; autodetection of TXT file encoding (GBK, Shift_JIS, BIG5, EUC_KR). Day and night profiles (two sets of colors, background, backlight levels). Brightness adjustments by flick on left edge of screen. Background texture (stretched or tiled) or solid color. Paperbook-like page turning animation or "sliding page" animation. Dictionary support (ColorDict, GoldenDict, Fora Dictionary, Aard Dictionary). Customizable tap zone and key actions. Autoscroll (automatic page flipping) - start using menu/goto/autoscroll or assign action Autoscroll on key or tap zone; Change speed using volume keys or bottom-right and bottom-left tap zones; stop - tap any other tap zone or key. Can read books from zip archives. Automatic reformatting of .txt files (autodetect headings etc.) Styles can be customised in wide range using external CSS. Select text using double tap (optional). Similar to FBReader, Aldiko, AlReader, Nook, Laputa, Moon+ reader. Place additional textures to /sdcard/.cr3/textures/ -- to be used as tiled page backgrounds. Place additional textures to /sdcard/.cr3/backgrounds/ -- to be used as stretched page backgrounds. (/cr3/ directory can also be used instead of /.cr3/, and internal SD or internal storage instead of /sdcard/) CoolReader requires following permissions: WAKE_LOCK - to control screen backlight WRITE_EXTERNAL_STORAGE - to access SD card INTERNET - to use online catalogs CoolReader is free, open source (GPL), multiplatform project. Project homepage on SourceForge is To donate this project, you can buy Cool Reader Gold ($10), Silver ($3) or Bronze ($1) Donation package from Market In case of issues after update (e.g. crashes while reading) try to remove directory SD/.cr3/cache and book database files SD/.cr3/*.sqlite Windows version can be downloaded here: As well, consider using "Cool Reader GL" - cross-platform Cool Reader version with UI rewritten in C++, with hardware acceleration based on OpenGL. Optimized for new devices with big high resolution screens. Both versions can be installed together.

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  • Highligths
    This is the best ereader app I've come across”
    Many customization options that can cater to anyone's reading experience”
    It offers more flexibility and configuration options than Aldiko and Kindle”
    This is by far the best book reader I've ever used”
    Very good book reader application How can use pdf documents”
    Its the best reader program plain and simple”
    This is the best fb2 reader in the world”
    Very smooth and pleasant app for book reading”
    Particularly like the implentation of night reading mode”
    You guys took the best epub reader and made it even better”
  • Keep in mind
    Too difficult to find books
    Can't find a way to exit a book and open another book”
    Why cant this app open pdf books
    Wtf kinda reader doesnt read pdf files

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