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Kobo Aura

– Features & Benefits –

Kobo Aura

Read in perfect lighting

Kobo Aura’s built-in ComfortLight, the most even and adjustable front-light makes setting your perfect brightness level easy for comfortable reading, day or night.

Tons of content at your fingertips

Access over 4 million of the best eBooks, comics, and kids’ content the world has to offer. Instantly browse and buy from a selection of best sellers, classics, new releases, and indie reads over Wi Fi. Plus, be the first to discover up and coming authors, titles, and series through Kobo Reading Life™.

Kobo Aura for Kids

Kobo Aura provides a safe experience for kids to read with kid accounts and parental controls that let you select books for your kids and place them in their account, or let them select books on their own with allowances that you set up. With a safe search, kids can find books that are age appropriate, without you having to worry about adult content.

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reading life

Read. Collect.
Discover. Share.

Welcome to Kobo Reading Life™ – a Kobo exclusive reading experience for the best way to read, collect content, discover your next great title, and share it with others.

Discover related content from authors to books to articles and more, with a pre-curated Kobo Collections, delivered on your Homepage. Plus, with Beyond the Book, enrich your reading experience even further; just tap hyperlinked words and phrases to dive deeper into your story.

An elegant reading experience

Kobo Aura’s beautiful 6" ClarityScreen and a high res, edge-to-edge low-glare Pearl E Ink screen provides a print on paper reading experience, even in direct sunlight. The latest E Ink screen technology allows you to transition between pages without those annoying flashes and now with pinch to zoom, you’ll catch every detail when zooming in to PDFs and select books.

Beautiful & portable

Thin and lightweight, Kobo Aura is stylish and beautifully designed to fit your hand like a book for hours of comfortable reading, anywhere. Carry up to 3,000 eBooks with you on 4GB of on-board memory. Not enough space? Expand with a microSD card and carry up to 30,000 eBooks! With a battery life of over two months, you just might be able to get through them all.

Personalize & protect

Kobo Aura covers and accessories are tailored for a perfect fit to ensure the best protection. Choose from a wide range of book-style and neoprene cases, as well as SleepCover, which not only protects but wakes up your device when opened, so it’s always ready to go when you are.

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Read anywhere

Once you download the free Kobo app, all of your content and bookmarks are synced, so you can start reading on your Kobo eReader and pick up right where you left off on any of your devices, including Apple, Android, BlackBerry, and Windows smartphones and tablets.

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Advanced reading

Get the most out of your reading experience with advanced features that let you explore in-text annotations, dictionary look-ups, place bookmarks, and add notes. Plus, zoom in to images to see every detail and even read PDFs.

*Offer valid from April 23-May 15 on in stock Kobo Aura, Kobo Arc 7HD, and Kobo Arc 10HD devices while quantities last. Not valid in conjunction with any other offer or promotion and cannot be used to adjust amount paid on previous purchases. Offer may change or end at any time without notice. Additional restrictions may apply. Free eBooks offer valid on "Mistress of the Sun", by Sandra Gulland, and "The Secret Book of Grazia dei Rossi", by Jacqueline Park, and May issues of the following magazines by "Reader's Digest", Our "Canada", and "Best Health". Offer available to customers who purchase any Kobo Aura, Kobo Aura HD, Kobo Arc 7HD, and Kobo Arc 10HD from participating Indigo, Chapters, Coles, and Indigo Spirit book store locations and activate by May 25, 2014 at 11:59:59 p.m. (EST). eBooks and emagazines offer has no cash value and cannot be exchanged for other ebooks or emagazines. The two eBooks and three emagazines will automatically be added to the Kobo device library upon activation. Offer limited to one eBook and download per book per device. Offer limited to only May issue of selected three emagazines. eMagazines offer only valid on tablets. NOTE ON KOBO AURA eMAGAZINE OFFER: eMagazines cannot be read using the Kobo Aura. Please use the free Kobo app on your Android, iOS or Windows 8 device in order to access your magazine content.