Kobo Glo
Kobo Glo
Top 31%33 points
Top 31%
Top specs and features

Kobo Glo: 20 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 Glo
75% have it

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 Glo
26% have it

4. 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 Glo
93% have it

5. volume

8. internal storage

9. has a touch screen

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

10. has dictionary

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

11. screen size

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

12. resolution

13. number of screen shades

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

14. 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 Glo
52% have it

15. 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 Glo
86% have it

16. supported file types

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

17. has a search browser

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

18. width

19. Has WiFi

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

20. has a rechargeable battery

The battery can be recharged and used over again.
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