86points

Kobo Aura

69points

Kobo Aura HD

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24 facts in comparison

Kobo Aura vs Kobo Aura HD

Kobo Aura
Kobo Aura HD
86
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Kobo Aura
69
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Kobo Aura HD

Why is Kobo Aura better than Kobo Aura HD?

  • Has a white e-paper display
    ?
  • Has a anti-reflection coating
    ?
  • 66g lighter
    174gvs240g
  • 2 more file types supported
    ?

    15vs13
  • 47.45% less body volume
    138.51cm³vs263.745027cm³
  • 3.6mm thinner
    8.1mmvs11.7mm
  • 14.3mm narrower
    114mmvs128.3mm
  • 25.7mm shorter
    150mmvs175.7mm

Why is Kobo Aura HD better than Kobo Aura?

  • 25% higher pixel density
    265ppivs212ppi
  • 13.33% bigger screen size
    ?

    6.8"vs6"
  • LCD display with 3 subpixels per pixels
    ?

Price comparison

Kobo Aura

Buy used:

$199.99

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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$89.77
Kobo Aura AmazonKobo Clara HD 6" Carta E Ink Touchscreen...Kobo Clara HD 6" Carta E Ink Touchscreen E-Reader
Amazon logo
$119.96
Kobo Aura AmazonKobo Aura H2O Edition 2
Amazon logo
$172.50
Kobo Aura AmazonCertified Refurbished Kindle Paperwhite ...Certified Refurbished Kindle Paperwhite E-reader - Black, 6" High-Resolution Display (300 ppi) with Built-in Light, Wi-Fi - Includes Special Offers (Previous Generation - 7th)
Amazon logo
$69.99
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
Amazon logo
$229.00
Kobo Aura AmazonKobo Forma
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$339.72
Kobo Aura AmazonKobo Aura H2O Edition 2 SleepCover - Bla...Kobo Aura H2O Edition 2 SleepCover - Black by Kobo
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$34.61
Kobo Aura AmazonKobo N514-AC-GD-O-PU Classic Gold Cover ...Kobo N514-AC-GD-O-PU Classic Gold Cover For Kobo Aura
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$5.99
Kobo Aura AmazonMoKo Kobo Aura One Case, [Ultra Compact]...MoKo Kobo Aura One Case, [Ultra Compact] Premium Protective Slim Lightweight Cover Case, with Auto Wake/Sleep for Kobo Aura One 7.8" eReader 2016 Release, Lucky Tree
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$9.99
Kobo Aura aliexpressNice ebook Kobo Aura e-book reader e-ink...Nice ebook Kobo Aura e-book reader e-ink eReader 6 inch 4GB 1024x758 N514 WiFi Built-in backlight e Book Reader
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$65.14

Design

1.volume
?

Best

Sony PRS 350

120.64cm³

138.51cm³

263.75cm³

2.weight
?

Best

Asus Eee Reader DR900

47.3g

174g

240g

3.thickness
?

Best

Amazon Kindle Voyage

7.6mm

8.1mm

11.7mm

4.height
?

Best

Kobo Clara HD

110mm

150mm

175.7mm

5.width
?

Best

Kobo Mini

102mm

114mm

128.3mm

6.has a QWERTY keyboard
?

Text messaging is much faster due to a hardware keyboard.

Kobo Aura
Kobo Aura HD

Display

1.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
Kobo Aura HD
2.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
Kobo Aura HD
3.has a anti-reflection coating
?

This helps to reduce the reflection from your device.

Kobo Aura
Kobo Aura HD
4.pixel density
?

Best

Kobo Clara HD

300ppi

212ppi

265ppi

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
Kobo Aura HD
6.has a touch screen
?

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

Kobo Aura
Kobo Aura HD

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.

Kobo Aura
Kobo Aura HD
2.internal storage
?

Best

Sony PRS 600

512GB

4GB

4GB

Connectivity

1.Has 802.11n Wi-Fi 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
Kobo Aura HD
2.Has Wi-Fi
?

The device can connect to Wi-Fi.

Kobo Aura
Kobo Aura HD
3.has a search browser
?

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

Kobo Aura
Kobo Aura HD

Battery

1.has a rechargeable battery
?

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

Kobo Aura
Kobo Aura HD

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

13

2.has dictionary
?

The device has a dictionary that can be accessed offline.

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

Users can get access to books from real libraries.

Kobo Aura
Kobo Aura HD
4.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.

Kobo Aura
Kobo Aura HD

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