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Kobo Aura

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Kobo Aura review: specs and price

Kobo Aura
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Kobo Aura

Why is Kobo Aura better than the average?

  • Pixel density
    212ppivs203.57ppi
  • Weight
    174gvs265.17g
  • Supported file types
    ?

    15vs14.4
  • Volume
    138.51cm³vs281.08cm³
  • Height
    150mmvs180.72mm
  • Thickness
    8.1mmvs9.81mm
  • Width
    114mmvs139.31mm

Price comparison

Kobo Aura

Buy used:

$94.99

ProductStorePrice
Kobo Aura AmazonKobo Aura - eBook reader - 4 GB - 6"(N23...Kobo Aura - eBook reader - 4 GB - 6"(N236-KU-BK-K-EP)
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$150.00
Kobo Aura AmazonLikebook Mars E-Reader, 7.8' Carta Touch...Likebook Mars E-Reader, 7.8' Carta Touch Screen,300PPI, 8Core Processor,Adjustable Built-in Warm/Cold Light, Built-in Audible, Android 6.0, Support Google Play Store 16GB
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$219.00
Kobo Aura AmazonAmazon Kindle Paperwhite User Manuel Ho...Amazon Kindle Paperwhite User Manuel How to enable free Kindle Unlimited on your Paperwhite 4-Bonus Tip on How to Setup your Amazon Kindle Paperwhite E-reader
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$1.99

Design

1.volume
?

Best

Sony PRS 350

120.64cm³

138.51cm³

2.weight
?

Best

Asus Eee Reader DR900

47.3g

174g

3.height
?

Best

Elonex eInk 621EB eBook

117mm

150mm

4.thickness
?

Best

Amazon Kindle Voyage

7.6mm

8.1mm

5.width
?

Best

Kobo Mini

102mm

114mm

6.has a physical QWERTY keyboard
?

Text messaging is much faster due to a hardware keyboard. Show more

For example

PocketBook Pro 912

Kobo Aura

Display

1.is self-lit
?

Self-lit devices have a back or front light incorporated, so they can be used in poor light conditions or in the dark.

Kobo Aura
2.has a anti-reflection coating
?

This helps to reduce the reflection from your device.

For example

Kobo Clara HD

Kobo Aura
3.has a touch screen
?

You can operate the device easily, by pressing the screen with your fingers.

Kobo Aura
4.pixel density
?

Best

Kobo Clara HD

300ppi

212ppi

5.Has an e-paper display
?

An e-paper display provides a high contrast allowing users to read in direct sunlight without requiring much power. Show more

Kobo Aura
6.screen size
?

The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience. Show more

Best

Irex Technologies Digital Reader 1000SW

10.2"

6"

Performance

1.has an external memory slot
?

The device has a standard memory slot (such as an SD or micro SD card slot) so that you can either extend the internal storage with affordable memory modules or you can retrieve data, such as photographs, easily from a memory card. Show more

Kobo Aura
2.internal storage
?

Best

Sony PRS 600

512GB

4GB

Connectivity

1.supports Wi-Fi 4 (802.11n)
?

Wi-Fi 4 (802.11n) is a wireless standard released in 2009. It has faster transfer rates and improved security compared to its predecessors – a, b, and g.

Kobo Aura
2.supports Wi-Fi
?

The device can connect to Wi-Fi.

Kobo Aura
3.has a search browser
?

With a search browser app, you can surf the internet from your device.

Kobo Aura

Battery

1.has a rechargeable battery
?

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

Kobo Aura
2.has a removable battery
?

The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken. Show more

For example

PocketBook PocketBook Pro 902

Kobo Aura
3.has a battery level indicator
?

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

Kobo Aura

Features

1.supported file types
?

How many file types the device supports, such as PDF, JPG or PNG.

Best

Barnes & Noble NOOK HD Smoke 8GB

37

15

2.has dictionary
?

The device has a dictionary that can be accessed offline.

Kobo Aura
3.has free syncing OTA
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All your contacts and calendar dates are synced over-the-air.

Kobo Aura
4.Has access to real library to “borrow” e-books
?

Users can get access to books from real libraries.

Kobo Aura
5.has a gyroscope
?

A gyroscope is a sensor that tracks the orientation of a device, more specifically by measuring the angular rotational velocity. Initially, they were built using a spinning rotor to detect changes in orientation, like twisting or rotation. Show more

For example

PocketBook Pro 912

Kobo Aura

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