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iComic -comic reader-

Welcome to iComic, the premier application for reading comics on your iPhone or iPod Touch

Welcome to iComic, the premier application for reading comics on your iPhone or iPod Touch

iComic -comic reader-

by Y.Yamamoto
iComic -comic reader-

What is it about?

The iComics app offers simple page navigation, zooming for easier reading, and high resolution viewing. You can download comics, enjoy offline reading, and can flip through your books with page swiping. The app works on iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch for flexibility.

iComic -comic reader-

Why we love it

The iComics app is a nice comic book reader with page swiping, import options, and sharing ability.

App Details

Version
6.1.2
Rating
(915)
Size
3Mb
Genre
Utilities Books
Last updated
June 3, 2018
Release date
December 3, 2008

App Store Description

Welcome to iComic, the premier application for reading comics on your iPhone or iPod Touch.

iComic makes great use of the multi-touch function for simple and effective page navigation and zooming to provide the best portable comic book read you will find. iComic displays high resolution comic pages (jpg, tif, or png image files) contained inside compressed zip or cbz format archives. Using the built-in download function, comics can be downloaded from the internet or from a personal server and stored locally on your iPhone or iPod Touch. Your downloaded comics are stored on your device and so are always available for reading, even when you have no internet connection.

As iTunes resizes images to a compressed format, iComic is also useful for displaying images for other uses e.g. maps, high detailed photos and ebooks (convert your pdf books to jpeg and you have a perfect reader for those large pdf files, normally unreadable due to the high memory requirement).

iComic currently provides three methods for turning pages: swiping your finger on the screen; by taps in the screen corners using the Corner-Tap method; or by Multi-Touch (tap once to page forward, twice to page back). Zooming is by the familiar pinch method used in Safari and other applications or by double tapping the screen when in Corner-Tap mode. The application is very stable and can easily handle zip files up to 60MB with infrequent problems observed with files of much larger size. Individual image files inside the zip files are constrained to a maximum 3 million pixels (e.g. 3,000 pixels high x 1,000 pixels wide or equivalent) though for the sake of battery conservation much smaller sizes (~1000 pixels high) are generally used.

A manual for setting up and using iComic can be downloaded from http://red.halfmoon.jp/AppStore_iComic_V1.3_FAQ.pdf

The author of this application is Japanese so for excellent community support and discussion in English please visit the helpful and friendly ~*~ Ultimate icomic Thread ~*~ at www.ipodtouchfans.com/forums/showthread.php?t=23759

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