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Kobo Aura HD
Kobo Aura HD
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Kobo Aura HD review: 23 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 HD
73% have it

2. weight

240g
Asus Eee Reader DR900: 47.3g

3. 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 HD
29% have it

4. pixel density

265ppi
Amazon Kindle Oasis (2017) WiFi 8GB: 300ppi

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 HD
93% have it

6. thickness

11.7mm
Aluratek AEBK01FS: 0.95mm

7. has dictionary

The device has a dictionary that can be accessed offline.
Kobo Aura HD
70% have it

8. has a touch screen

You can operate the device easily, by pressing the screen with your fingers.
Kobo Aura HD
66% have it

9. volume

263.75cm³
Sony PRS 350: 120.64cm³

10. internal storage

4GB
Sony PRS 600: 512GB

11. height

175.7mm
Elonex eInk 621EB eBook: 117mm

12. screen size

The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.
6.8"
Irex technologies Digital Reader 1000SW: 10.2"

13. every pixel has three subpixels

The device has a display with three full subpixels per pixel, resulting in a sharp and crisp picture. Pixels in some displays (like AMOLED) share one subpixel to preserve space. This can result in a less crisp, slightly blurred image.
Kobo Aura HD
87% have it

14. supported file types

How many file types the device supports, such as PDF, JPG or PNG.
13
Barnes & Noble NOOK HD Smoke 8GB: 37

15. 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 HD
54% have it

16. resolution

1080 x 1440px
Kobo Aura HD: 1080 x 1440px

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

Users can get access to books from real libraries.
Kobo Aura HD
71% have it

18. has USB mass storage support

It can transfer files, music, photos via USB, no need to install additional software.
Kobo Aura HD
71% have it

19. has a search browser

With a search browser application you can surf the internet from your device.
Kobo Aura HD
65% have it

20. width

128.3mm
Kobo Mini: 102mm

21. has a rechargeable battery

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

22. Has WiFi

The device can connect to WiFi.
Kobo Aura HD
71% have it

23. total clock speed

1 x 1GHz
Tolino Vision 2: 1 x 1GHz

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