Synopses & Reviews
At this time Powell's is only shipping the Kobo Glo in black.
Read comfortably, day or night
Kobo Glo is the anytime eReader thanks to Kobo Glo's revolutionary ComfortLight, which 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.
With Kobo, you always read freely
With Kobo, your eBooks are your eBooks, so you're free to read them as often as you'd like, wherever you'd like. Sync your eBooks across all your devices without losing your place thanks to Kobo Everywhere.
Shop one of the world's biggest eBookstores
With built-in Wi Fi, you get easy access to nearly 3 million eBooks right from your Kobo Glo, including bestsellers, indie gems, and nearly a million titles that are absolutely free. At Kobo, there's an eBook for every reader! Can't decide? Let Kobo Picks suggest just the right thing based on your preferences and feedback. Plus, Kobo eBooks are stored safely in the cloud retrieve them at any time. Bookmarks and settings are seamlessly synced across all your Kobo eReading apps and devices.
Dimensions: 4.5" x 6.2" x 0.39" (114mm x 157mm x 10 mm)
Weight: 6.5 oz (185 g)
Processor: 1 GHz
Display: 6" E Ink XGA Pearl screen
Screen: Responsive touchscreen for glare-free, fingerprint-resistant reading
Connectivity: Wi Fi 802.11 b/g/n and Micro USB
Storage: 2 GB (Option to expand up to 32 GB with a Micro SD card)
Battery: Up to 70 hours of continuous usage with ComfortLight on
File Types: EPUB, PDF, JPEG, GIF, PNG, TIFF, TXT, HTML, RFT, CBZ, CBR