As part of our partnership with Kobo we are proud to sell three Kobo ereaders, the Glow, the Aura and the Aura HD, as well as the touch screen tablet Arc. You can see a description of the devices and tech specs below. We’ll also be carrying a variety of accessories, including the charger (so you don’t always have to plug the device into your computer) backs and covers, including the very cool Sleepcover Case. Go to How to Read Kobo ebooks, for more information. Stuck with a Kindle? Check out our Zola Books page (under construction) to learn more about how you can shop with us and read on your Kindle.
For any problems with your Kobo device, please send an email to help@kobobooks or call 855-202-4098 (8am - 12am EST)
Kobo Glo's revolutionary ComfortLight illuminates the screen with a soft, adjustable glow so you can read any eBook any time of day under the perfect light — no lamp required. Browse your library, look up words, and switch between screens quickly, easily, and intuitively with Kobo Glo’s highly responsive touchscreen. Make each eBook your own with in-text annotations, bookmarks, and notes. Reading something with a lot of pictures? Zoom in up to 200%, pan around images, or change page orientation all with your fingertips. If you purchase a Kobo Glo from us, all of your ebook purchases through the device will credit Porter Square Books. It's the most convenient way to read ebooks and support your locally owned independent bookstore.
1 GHz processor. 6" E Ink XGA Pearl screen; 1024x758 resolution; 16-level grey scale. Built-in ComfortLight technology with micro-thin hard coating for durability and even light distribution. Responsive touchscreen for glare-free, fingerprint-resistant reading. Wi Fi 802.11 b/g/n and Micro USB. Battery life, up to 1 month with the WiFi off. Up to 70 hours of continuous usage with ComfortLight on. 7 font styles with 24 font sizes and exclusive weight and sharpness settings. Supported file types: EPUB, PDF, JPEG, GIF, PNG, TIFF, TXT, HTML, RFT, CBZ, CBR.
Escape into the latest bestseller or independent title with Kobo Aura – a contemporary, elegant 6” E Ink eReader. With an edge-to-edge display, responsive touchscreen, and the most even front-light on the market, Kobo Aura keeps you reading in style –
day or night. Display: 6” High-res, low-glare Pearl E Ink ClarityScreen with low-flash screen technology; 212 dpi, 16 level grey. ComfortLight: Built-in front light technology for the best, most even light distribution. Processor: Freescale i.MX507 1 GHz. Storage: 4GB with option to expand up to 32GB with a microSD card. Battery Life: More than 2 months, based on 30 minutes of reading per day with ComfortLight turned on or off and Wi Fi turned off.