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Product Design

Sleek ergonomic design




96x18 OLED Display


High speed infrared camera (over 70 images/sec)


2GB NAND (over 200 hours recording time)*

4GB NAND (over 400 hours recording time)*

8GB NAND (over 800 hours recording time)*


* Actual available memory will be less. Recording time varies by audio quality setting.


Rechargeable lithium (non-removable)


Rubberized (Echo 4GB, 8GB, and 8GB Pro Pack)

Standard (Echo 2GB)


Smartpen embedded microphone - mono recording**


Embedded speaker

Standard 3.5mm audio jack for use with your favorite earbuds or the Echo 3-D Premium Recording Headset**


** 3-D Premium Recording Headset is required for binaural or stereo recording, and is sold separately.

PC Connectivity

Micro USB cable for charging and data transfer

Size & Weight

Length: 158 mm (6.22 in.)

Width: 19.7 mm (0.78 in.) at top, 11.5 mm (0.45 in.) at tip

Weight: 36 grams (1.3 oz.) without cap

Desktop Software
Livescribe Desktop Computer Desktop Software (download)
  • Page Viewer to search, view and replay notes
  • Export your notes and audio files in many formats including PDF and pencast
  • Smartpen application management
  • Gateway to your account, store, and online community
  • Ability to print your own notebooks on qualified printers***


***Must be Adobe PostScript compatible, 600dpi, color laser printer.

Online Community
Web Services

My Livescribe Account

500MB Online Storage

Livescribe Community access for posting and sharing content

System Software

Livescribe Paper–Based Computing Platform with Anoto Technology and Java Development Environment

Dot Paper

Interactive Dot Paper with Dot Positioning System

Download PDF
Bundled Smartpen Software
Paper Replay

Record and replay synchronized ink & audio

Livescribe Connect™ Basic

Easily send and share notes and audio to Evernote®, Facebook, MyLivescribe, your mobile device or your computer.**** This bundle is included with all Livescribe smartpens.


**** Mobile device access requires Pencast Player App or Flash®â€“enabled web browser.

Livescribe Connect Premium

Includes Livescribe Connect Basic plus additional connectors for Google™ Docs and Email. This bundle is included with Echo 4GB, Echo 8GB, and Echo Pro Pack, and is also available as an update pack.

Paper Replay Password

Prevent access to your recorded audio


Ink capture (without audio)

Quick Record

Quick–audio recording application

Printed Calc

Scientific calculator

Quick Calc

A simple calculator that can be launched and used on any dot paper

More Apps

Translator demo and paper piano

Other Utilities

Multi-language support, Time, Date, Storage and Battery

Launch Line

Easily launch smartpen applications

Additional Software

Additional applications are available for sale at

System Requirements
  • Intel-based Mac with Mac OS® X 10.5.5 or later, including 10.6
  • Windows® XP with SP3 or Windows® Vista or Windows® 7
  • 600 MHz CPU or higher
  • 300 MB minimum free disk space
  • Available USB 2.0 port
  • Internet connection
  • Livescribe Desktop 2.7 for Windows or Mac OS, and smartpen firmware version 2.7 or later