I have the Nova Air C with 3.2.3 firmware.
Using the stock "Notes" applications there are several bugs that diminish the usability of the table/app. (I'm not sure if this is the same on other tablets using the "notes" app because it's the only one I have).
-When writing anything at zoom level other than 100% and the device enters sleep mode and then I wake it up again, the display changes back to 100% but the displayed zoom level in the toolbar keeps displaying the previous zoom value.
This is very disturbing because it's not possible to continue writing / drawing at the same position as before the device went to sleep - the user has to zoom in again and find the same position again. This is even worse when using a canvas different than 1x1. Please .. don't zoom out and recenter the display when going to sleep ... just leave it as it was.
-If the transparent "screensaver" is used and the device is put into sleep mode shortly after writing / drawing anything (by pressing the power button shortly for example), the display does not actually show what was written or drawn just before -the part that was written lastly just disappears ... the displayed picture while in sleep state is an older representation. Once the device wakes up, the content of the display is refreshed once again, this time containing all that was written. This is counterproductive if you take notes during meetings and there are long pauses because when you look at the screen, whatever you wrote lastly, it just isn't there - using longer time settings for entering sleep mode just isn't ok because than the battery usage is too high for too long (using led lighting). Is it not possible to simply refresh the screen drawing once, before entering sleep mode, so that the correct contents of the screen are displayed in sleep mode too ?
-When selecting predefined pens, an overlay with the pen settings appear; if you now select another pen that is already define, without closing the overly, this other pen seetings are shown .. the brush type is showm the dot underneath the color changes position BUT the color name and hex color value do not change and remain the same as the first selected pen. Please update the color name and hex value when changing pen selection with the overlay opened.
-When pressing on the page numbers in the upper right corner, ("< 3/15 >" for oxample) thumbnails are displayed for all pages in a 3x3 grid. This is very useful for managing pages, howevere they are rendered ona by one each time this is displayed. With complex pages / notes / drawings this is extremely slow on my tablet...it takes several second per single thumbnail to be rendered and since there are 9 of them this page overview, it take almost a minute to display .. it is very non responsive. Why do you not create and store thumbnails for this display and only re-render them when there is actually a change on a certain page ? At least on one ocasion the display did not finish updating at all for me and remained unresponsive until exited. This needs to be improved.
-The way the marker brush works is not what you would expect / works wrongly / differently than in other note taking apps. In the Boox Notes app (and also in the pdf reader) this brush draws over any other text and additively changes even the color of black ink text. This is not how an actual marker works and not even how other note taking apps do it. For examply using a yellow marker and drawing over any black or dark text, it becomes almost illegible. This pen type should either use a multiplicative calculation to actually "mark" the text and not draw over it, or a simple solution is if this pen would simply draw to a layer that is below the current one with the actual notes ... this can be done by hand by inserting a new layer and position it below the one with the actual notes ... if you now use the marker on this layer you can see that the result is much more what would be expected. It is however impractical to keep switching between layers just to mark anything and you quickly make a mistake by forgetting to switch the layer and then you write the actual notes to the wrong one which leads to a big mess. Please fix this by changing the way "marker over text" is drawn / calculated.
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