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Cool Reader APK

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  • Author:

    Vadim Lopatin

  • Latest Version:

    3.1.2-102

  • Publish Date:

    2015-07-17

The description of 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 http://sourceforge.net/projects/crengine/
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:
http://sourceforge.net/projects/crengine/files/CoolReader3/cr3-newui-opengl/cr3-win32-qt-opengl-3.3.48.zip/download

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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Cool Reader 3.1.2-102 for Android 1.5+ APK Download

Version: 3.1.2-102 (1002) for Android 1.5+ (Cupcake, API 3)

Update on: 2015-07-17

Signature: 5940e0eac5e5022bc904fe58a20d029bc24c593b Cool Reader 3.1.2-102(1002) apk safe verified

APK File SHA1: 1a2173c3396ad91d63f62e4f197e775d99a0a7bd

What's new: Fix crash

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Cool Reader 3.1.2-92 for Android 1.5+ APK Download

Version: 3.1.2-92 (912) for Android 1.5+ (Cupcake, API 3)

Update on: 2015-07-16

Signature: 5940e0eac5e5022bc904fe58a20d029bc24c593b Cool Reader 3.1.2-92(912) apk safe verified

APK File SHA1: 3bf6201b9846c65c6e55dc8e039eb406d26a82f0

What's new: Crashes fixed

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Cool Reader 3.1.2-69 for Android 1.5+ APK Download

Version: 3.1.2-69 (889) for Android 1.5+ (Cupcake, API 3)

Update on: 2015-06-13

Signature: 5940e0eac5e5022bc904fe58a20d029bc24c593b Cool Reader 3.1.2-69(889) apk safe verified

APK File SHA1: c42220881c564c72bd5f7d0b4dada740f12633d8

What's new: Fixed crash on startup for some devices with Android version < 5.0 More...

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Cool Reader 3.1.2-66 for Android 1.5+ APK Download

Version: 3.1.2-66 (886) for Android 1.5+ (Cupcake, API 3)

Update on: 2015-05-11

Signature: 5940e0eac5e5022bc904fe58a20d029bc24c593b Cool Reader 3.1.2-66(886) apk safe verified

APK File SHA1: adc910c4a5e169f9698298be18d16e4dae434fd8

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Cool Reader 3.1.2-64 for Android 1.5+ APK Download

Version: 3.1.2-64 (884) for Android 1.5+ (Cupcake, API 3)

Update on: 2015-05-11

Signature: 5940e0eac5e5022bc904fe58a20d029bc24c593b Cool Reader 3.1.2-64(884) apk safe verified

APK File SHA1: 5914d4582274cec91ba327dacba6fd78c8686730

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