Kobo Aura
Kobo Aura
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Kobo Aura: 25 facts and highlights

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.
Kobo Aura
75% have it

2. Has a white e-paper display

This e-paper display is much brighter and whiter than normal e-paper displays - it provides a better reading experience due to higher contrast.
Kobo Aura
14% have it

4. 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
26% have it

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.
Kobo Aura
93% have it

6. volume

8. thickness

9. has a touch screen

You can operate the device easily, by pressing the screen with your fingers.
Kobo Aura
64% have it

10. has a anti-reflection coating

This helps to reduce the reflection from your device.
Kobo Aura
16% have it

12. internal storage

13. screen size

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

14. has dictionary

The device has a dictionary that can be accessed offline.
Kobo Aura
68% have it

15. Has access to real library to “borrow” e-books

Users can get access to books from real libraries.
Kobo Aura
69% have it

16. number of screen shades

More screen shades (greys) result in better gradients and usually a better reading experience.

17. Has 802.11n WiFi connection

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
52% have it

18. Has WiFi

The device can connect to WiFi.
Kobo Aura
69% have it

19. width

20. has USB mass storage support

It can transfer files, music, photos via USB, no need to install additional software.
Kobo Aura
69% have it

21. has a search browser

With a search browser application you can surf the internet from your device.
Kobo Aura
63% have it

22. supported file types

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

23. has a rechargeable battery

The battery can be recharged and used over again.
Kobo Aura

24. has a QWERTY keyboard

Text messaging is much faster due to a hardware keyboard.
Kobo Aura
12% have it

25. has a gyroscope

A gyroscope is a sensor that can be used to either measure or maintain the orientation of a device. Traditionally, they were built using a spinning rotor to detect changes in orientation, eg. twisting or rotation.
Kobo Aura
7% have it

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