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Kobo Aura 6 inch eReader (Black)

Released on 19 September 2013

Condition:  New

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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. Tons of reading at your fingertips Access over 3.5 million of the best titles in books, comics, and kids. 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 Writing Life. Stylish and portable A beautiful marriage of form and function, your Kobo Aura was designed to fit ergonomically in your hand. Lightweight and thin, you can read for hours comfortably and stylishly. 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. Stylish and portable A beautiful marriage of form and function, your Kobo Aura was designed to fit ergonomically in your hand. Lightweight and thin, you can read for hours comfortably and stylishly - it's also available in pink! 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. Kobo Reading Life: Read. Discover. Collect. Share Welcome to Kobo Reading Life - an exclusive reading experience for the best way to read, collect titles, discover your next great title, and share it with others. Read your way Personalize your reading experience with TypeGenius. Choose from 11 adjustable font styles, 24 font sizes, plus exclusive text weight and sharpness settings to create a reading experience that's uniquely yours. Advanced reading features give you more out of your reading experience. Explore in-text annotations to get more of the story, expand your vocabulary with the built-in dictionary, create bookmarks, and add notes. Plus, zoom in on images and text to see every detail. You can even read PDFs.Organize your eBooks by author, title, or alphabetically - just like your very own personal bookshelf! Your reading dashboard Easily access an overview of all of your key reading related activities in one dynamic view from your Kobo Homepage. Check out your recent reading activity, and news articles you've been reading lately, get personalized recommendations for new reading, and receive special offers from Kobo. Get more of what you love Kobo Picks analyzes your reading activity and feedback and sends you recommendations based on your personal interests. Get more from the story with Collections. Dive deeper with carefully curated content experiences that revolve around a theme such as an author, genre, or subject matter. Featured Collections provide you with recommended content experiences from leading literary voices. You'll discover amazing new titles and enrich your literary life. All Featured Collections have been lovingly assembled and reviewed by Kobo to deliver a unique experience that pushes your passion further. And if there's something that really fires your passion, build your own Collections around it. Get the free Kobo app and read across devices Download the free Kobo app to your computer, tablet, and smartphone and all your reading - even your bookmarks - is synced so you can start reading on one device and pick up on another.
  • Display - 6" High-res Pearl E Ink ClarityScreen with low-flash waveform
  • 1014 x 758, 16 level grey scale
  • Device Size - 150 x 114 x 8.1 mm
  • Weight - 174 g
  • Connectivity - Wi Fi 802.11 b/g/n and Micro USB
  • Processor - 1 GHz
  • Light - ComfortLight
  • the best, most even, built in front-light
  • Buttons - Power on/off, light on/off
  • Storage - 4 GB. Option to expand up to 32 GB with a microSD card
  • Battery - Over 2 months* (* Based on 30 minutes of reading a day with ComfortLight turned on or off, and Wi Fi turned off)
  • Content - Over 3.5 million of the best titles the world has to offer in books, comics and kids' titles.
  • Reading Life - Kobo's exclusive reading experience. Read. Collect. Discover. Share.
  • TypeGenius - 11 fonts, 24 sizes, exclusive weight and sharpness settings
  • Kobo Picks - Personal recommendations based on your feedback and interests.
  • Advanced Reading - Notes, highlighting, dictionary, and bookmarks
  • Beyond the Book - Dive deeper into what you're reading by tapping on highlighted words to discover related books, authors, articles, and more.
  • Kobo Collections - Pre-curated bundles of related authors, eBooks, and articles based around a theme.
  • Stats and awards - Learn more about yourself as a Reader and track your progress through books with reading stats. Enjoy spontaneous reading awards just for reading.
  • Sharing - Share your favourite passages, quotes, and books to Facebook?? Timeline.
  • Games - Chess and Sudoku
  • Web browsing - Web browser
  • Supports file formats - eBooks: EPUB, PDF, and MOBI. Images: JPEG, GIF, PNG, and TIFF. Text: TXT, HTML, XHTML, and RTF. Comic Books: CBZ and CBR. Supports ePub and Adobe DRM. Read books borrowed from your public library
  • Kobo Apps - Free Kobo apps for Mac and PC, Apple, Android, Blackberry 10 smartphones, and tablets. Your Kobo eBooks 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.
  • Languages - English, French, German, Spanish, Dutch, Italian, Brazilian Portuguese, Portuguese, Japanese
  • Setup - Set-up Kobo Aura in just a few simple steps from your computer or directly from your Kobo Aura using Wi Fi.