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Kobo Glo review

Wi-Fi, an e-ink screen and EPUB compatibility on Kobo's Kindle Paperwhite rival

Kobo Glo review

Kobo Glo review

Kobo Glo review

Kobo Glo review

Kobo Glo review

Kobo Glo review

Kobo Glo review

Kobo Glo review

Kobo Glo review

Tech Specs

Product TypeDigital Text Reader
Flash Memory Capacity2 GB
TouchscreenYes
Memory Card SupportedmicroSD Card
Colour SupportGreyscale
Brand NameKobo
Battery Run Time55 Hour
Product LineGlo
Screen Size15.2 cm (6")
Display Resolution1024 x 768
Graphic ModeXGA
Wireless LANYes
Display Screen TypeE Ink
Text FormatsePub, PDF, TXT, HTML, RFT
Height157 mm
Width114 mm
Depth10 mm
ColourSilver Star
Image FormatsJPEG, PNG, GIF, TIF
ManufacturerKobo, Inc
Product NameGlo Digital Text Reader
Processor Speed1 GHz
Manufacturer Part NumberN613-KBO-S
Manufacturer Website Addresshttp://www.koboereader.com
Marketing Information

Kobo Glo is the best, even, adjustable, no-glare front-lit eReader. Read comfortably any time of day.

Kobo Glo's revolutionary ComfortLight illuminates the screen with a soft, adjustable glow so you can read any eBook any time of day under the perfect light - no lamp required.

Because Kobo Glo's advanced high-res XGA Pearl E Ink screen doesn't use a glass overlay for its front light technology, there's never any glare, even in the brightest sunlight. And, with TypeGenius, you can create your own ideal reading experience by choosing from a selection of adjustable fonts - including a new, exclusive Kobo font designed by typography experts.

Limited Warranty1 Year
Host InterfaceMicro USB
Weight (Approximate)185 g