• - Kobo Aura HD Features & Benefits -

    Kobo Aura - Enhanced Reading

    Enhanced Reading

    Kobo Aura HD provides the top-of-the-line eReading experience for the discerning book lover. Enjoy reading for countless hours on an extra large 6.8” Pearl E Ink screen with ClarityScreen which offers approximately 30% more reading space and the most paper-line reading experience+. Not only is there more reading space, Kobo Aura HD is the highest resolution eReader* providing crisper, clearer text at 265 dpi. Plus read day or night with the built-in, even ComfortLight.

    Kobo Aura - Best Design for Reading

    Best Design for Reading

    Designed with an iconic and ergonomic design, Kobo Aura HD fits comfortably in your hand, just like a physical book, offering a natural and comfortable reading experience. Make each eBook your own with in-text annotations, dictionary look-ups, bookmarks, and notes. Reading something with a lot of pictures? Zoom in up to 200%, pan around images, or change page orientation all with your fingertips.

    Kobo Aura - Read Clearly, Day or Night

    Read Clearly, Day or Night

    With the simple touch of a button, Kobo Aura HD's built-in ComfortLight offers unmatched even diffusion of light on the page rather than on your eyes for comfortable reading day or night. Use the dimmer to adjust the ComfortLight to find the perfect setting
    for you.

    Kobo Aura - Play with your Fonts

    Play with your Fonts

    TypeGenius lets you choose from 10 font styles and 24 font sizes, with exclusive adjustable weight and sharpness settings. Plus, you can set your own margins. It's easy to create your own ideal reading experience! You can even select a font designed exclusively for Kobo by typography experts. It leaves more ink on the screen so words appear sharper and crisper.

    Kobo Aura - The perfect travel companion

    The Perfect Travel Companion

    Imagine carrying 3,000 books with you wherever you go. Not enough? You can add up to 32 GB with a MicroSD card. That's enough for up to 30,000 eBooks. And since Kobo Aura HD is small enough to fit in your backpack or purse, it is truly the eReader that goes where you go.

    Kobo Aura - World class content

    World Class Content

    Searching for your next read? Enjoy access to over 3 million eBooks with built-in Wi Fi. Whether you're at home, at your local coffee shop, or even on vacation, you can connect to any hotspot and download your next great read.
    Kobo Picks makes finding the perfect read simple. Based on your actual preferences and feedback, Kobo Picks brings you fantastic personalized eBook recommendations and previews you'll love, including things you never knew existed. Need help finding something specific? Then you’ll love our intuitive predictive search. It knows just what you're looking for, even before you’ve finished typing.


  • Kobo Aura HD Specifications
    Size
    175.7 X 128.3 X 11.7 mm

    Weight
    240 grams

    Screen/Display
    6.8" Custom WXGA+ Pearl E Ink Screen;
    ClarityScreen+: 265 dpi, 1440 x 1080 res

    Processor
    1GHZ - 25% faster processor than other leading eReaders

    Connectivity
    Wi Fi 802.11 b/g/n and Micro USB

    Storage
    4GB – Option to expand up to 32GB with a MicroSD card

    Battery
    Up to 2 months*

    Colours
    Espresso, Ivory, Onyx

    RAM
    1 GB RAM

    Light
    ComfortLight: Built-in front-lit technology with coating for durability and even light distribution

    eBookstore
    Over 3 million ebooks, comic books, graphic novels, newspapers and magazines.

    Recommendations
    Kobo Picks provide personalized and convenient eBook recommendations adapted to you.

    Open
    Supports ePub and Adobe DRM. Read books borrowed from your public library.

    Social Reading
    Learn your reading habits with Reading Life™. Track your Reading Stats and share what you are reading, favourite passages, and Reading Life™ awards to Facebook® timeline.

    Fonts
    TypeGenius, Kobo’s font experience with a choice of 10 font styles, 24 font sizes and adjustable font sharpness and weight. Includes Kobo’s exclusive font Kobo Nickel for crisp, clear readability.

    Dictionary
    Built-in Merriam-Webster’s Collegiate® dictionary.

    Notes, Quotes
    Highlight text, record notes, share to Facebook.

    File Types
    EPUB, PDF, jpeg, gif, png, tiff, txt, html, rft, cbz, CBR


    Advanced Features
    Library personalization, predictive search, brightness controls, double-tap PDF zoom in, SimpleTurn comfortable page turns.

    Browsing
    Experimental Web browser

    Games
    Chess and Sudoku

    Languages
    English, French, German, Spanish, Dutch, Italian, Brazilian Portuguese, Portuguese, Japanese

    Free Mobile & Desktop Apps
    Free Kobo apps for Mac and PC computers, Apple®, Android™ and BlackBerry® smartphones and tablets.

    Kobo Everywhere™
    Your Kobo Books are stored safely in the cloud - retrieve them at any time. Your bookmarks and more are seamlessly synced across all your Kobo eReading apps and devices.

    Set-Up
    Easily set-up Kobo Aura HD just a few simple steps from your computer or directly from your Kobo Aura HD using Wi Fi.


  • +As tested by Product 360:February 2013
    *Based on 30 minutes of reading per day. ComfortLight turned on or off. Wi Fi turned off. May vary with individual use.

Item not added

This item is not available to order at this time.

See used copies from 00.00
  • My Gift List
  • My Wish List
  • Shopping Cart