tolino epos 3 – the maximum in reading comfort

  • Large 8-inch display: even with large font, still more text on a page
  • Lightning fast with new quad-core processor and improved e-ink display
  • Automatic display rotation: read flexibly in portrait and landscape mode
  • For all your favorite books: storage for up to 24,000 eBooks

tolino epos 3 – the maximum in reading comfort

8-inch display: big stage for big stories!

Discover maximum reading pleasure on the 8-inch display! The new tolino epos 3 impresses not only with its large-format 8-inch display, but also with its powerful quad-core processor and improved e-ink display – ideal for large font sizes and magnification mode!

Decide how you prefer to turn pages: via the precise touchscreen or the large scroll buttons on the edge of your tolino epos 3. You are also flexible thanks to the automatic display adjustment, which allows you to switch between portrait and landscape mode at any time.

With the new tolino epos 3 you can also read relaxed in the bathtub, the swimming pool or at the lake thanks to water protection!

tolino epos 3

Ergonomic optimized shape for best handling

Thanks to the ergonomically optimized shape with scroll buttons, non-slip back and soft-touch surface, your tolino epos 3 always fits perfectly in your hand. The flat display surface of the tolino epos 3 is not only particularly attractive, but also resistant due to the integrated display protection. So take it with you wherever you go and enjoy carefree reading pleasure!

Frontansicht von tolino epos 3
tolino epos 3

smartLight: optimal reading light by day and night

The unique smartLight ensures optimal reading light on your tolino epos 3 at all times. Because the color temperature of the integrated reading light adjusts automatically and changes in harmony with the natural daylight from cool white light in the morning to warm white light in the evening. Perfect for your biorhythm – especially if you like to read before you go to sleep. Of course, you can also adjust the smartLight to your individual preferences: choose between rather cool or warm light on your tolino eReader.
In daylight, of course, you can also turn the light off completely to extend your battery life. You’ll always read as if on paper – without any annoying reflections from sunlight.

tolino epos 3

Absolute freedom to read – buy eBooks where you want

tolino relies on openness and leaves it up to you to decide which bookseller you would like to purchase your eBooks from. This way, you always enjoy the complete variety of offers from all available tolino eBook retailers. You can easily download existing EPUB and PDF eBooks to the tolino epos 3 and read them there – with the tolino cloud synchronization and the tolino library link, tolino offers you particularly practical functions for this.

tolino epos 3

Integrated eBook store – download eBooks directly via WLAN

Download top-class bestsellers or current eBook bargains to your eReader in seconds? Simply connect the tolino epos 3 to a WLAN anytime and anywhere and browse the integrated eBook store for new eBooks. The free access to the Telekom HotSpots in Germany (after registration with a bookseller customer account) also offers you quick access to the Internet.

tolino epos 3

Intelligent reading functions – many practical extras for your reading pleasure

Experience optimal reading comfort thanks to many intelligent reading functions on the tolino eReader. Choose from different fonts optimized for the E-Ink® display and vary the preferred font size according to your preferences. Also, the additional text settings for page margin, text alignment, and line spacing allow you to enjoy a pleasant reading flow for leisurely reading hours. Notes and marks in the eBook, look up words or translate directly in the eBook? No problem for your tolino eReader! Simply select a word in the eBook and display the word definition or translation in seconds.

tolino epos 3

WaterProtection – comfortable reading hours in the bathtub

With the tolino epos 3 eReader you can enjoy a relaxing reading time even in the bathtub. Because the tolino epos 3 is protected against water from the inside by HZO and thus forgives an immersion in water – up to 60 minutes and up to 2 meters deep in fresh water! So if the tolino epos 3 accidentally falls into your bath water, it can’t be harmed. Leave the daily grind behind with the best of both worlds – captivating books combined with the convenience of an eReader.

Wasserschutz Splash des tolino epos 3

All benefits at a glance

tolino epos 3


Automatic display rotation: read flexibly in portrait and landscape mode


Set font and font size individually in eBook

Open system

Open system – compatible with eBook formats ePUB, PDF and TXT (Adobe DRM-enabled)


Download eBooks directly via WLAN


Reduced power consumption and long battery life

Water Protection

Optimal protection against water


Color adjustment of the lighting according to the time of day

Library link

Merge libraries from multiple tolino stores with the tolino library linking feature


Excellent tolino service – online, on the phone and on site in our stores

8 inch display

Ergonomic form with handle and page buttons for even more intuitive operation

Technical data tolino epos 3 at a glance

Display8-inch E Ink® Carta 1200 display, high resolution (300 ppi, 1440 x 1920 pixels, 16 grayscale levels), portrait and landscape mode
DesignErgonomic form with handle and page buttons, automatic display adjustment, planar display and soft-touch paint
TouchscreenCapacitive double-layer touchscreen, extremely quick and precise
Weight232 g
DimensionsApprox. 181,4 x 160,5 x 7,6 mm (may vary slightly due to manufacturing process)
LightIntegrated lighting with smartLight system (manual or automatic adjustment of color temperature depending on the time of day)
Water protectionWater-repellent IPX8 coating (protected for up to 60 minutes in up to 2 m of fresh water)
BatteryLithium polymer battery, 1,200 mAh
Battery capacitySeveral days
Processor1.8 GHz AllWinner B300 Quad Core Processor
Storage (internal)32 GB (out of which approximately 26 GB are available for your content, equals more than 24.000 eBooks)
tolino cloud25 GB additional online storage in Germany, Austria and Switzerland
Supported eBook formatsEPUB, PDF, TXT, compatible with eBooks from public lending libraries, e.g. Onleihe)
ConnectivityWLAN 802.11 ac/b/g/n (2,4 and 5 GHz), free use of Deutsche Telekom AG HotSpots in Germany (after login with a bookseller)
FeaturesHall sensor allows you to use “intelligent” protection cases, free software updates, customizable sleep screen, special mode for left-handers, enlarged mode, pre-installed eBook
System languagesGerman, English, Spanish, French, Italian, Dutch
What’s in the boxtolino epos 3 eReader, USB-C cable, warranty, user manual (pre-installed eBook),
accessories available seperately.