E-reading, also known as digital reading, is becoming increasingly popular and it is clear that e-reading devices and e-books are here to stay, because the advantages are very clear: e-books are environmentally friendly, there is no paper needed to print, don’t take any space, don’t weight anything and with your e-reader you always have your book collection at hand. Kobo, one of the leading companies in the world of digital reading, doesn’t only offer e-readers, but a complete and easy to use web-system, which makes reading and purchasing books a piece of cake. Recently this Canadian firm launched the Kobo Wireless E-reader.
Specifications Kobo Wireless E-Reader
The Kobo Wireless E-Reader has a 6-inch e-Ink screen, 16 levels of gray scale, a battery life of 10 hours or 10,000 page turns, two font styles and five font sizes. The e-Ink screen gives the reader a pleasant reading experience, because this screen is easy on the eyes, even if you are reading in bright sunlight.
The device supports connectivity via USB and WiFi and has a standard 1 GB of disk space, but with a SD card you can expand this up to 32 GB. The Kobo Wireless E-reader is available in three colors: Porcelain & lilac, silver and porcelain and onyx and comes with 100 classic e-books pre-installed, but the device also gives you access to over 1.8 million free e-books in the Kobo Store.
E-Books On Your Kobo Wireless E-Reader
The Kobo e-reader comes with an in-built e-book store, which enables you to purchase e-books directly from your device. Buying a book from the Kobo E-book Store is easy and you have a new e-book on your e-reading device in just a few clicks.
It is also possible to buy books from other e-book shops. Via a USB cable and software from Adobe Digital Editions, you can simply transfer the e-books to your Kobo Wireless E-reader.
Because of its price, the Kobo Wireless E-reader is an attractive option for many people interested in digital reading. But not only the price is attractive, this Kobo device is also a good quality e-reader that is easy to use and will bring readers at home, while traveling, on vacation or anywhere else will a lot of reading pleasure.
The Kobo Wireless E-reader is currently available at various retail stores worldwide, like for instance Walmart, Best Buy and Borders and also at a number of online retail stores.
Other E-Reading Articles
If you are interested in e-reading, then please refer to the following articles:
- Barnes and Noble's Nook Color
- The New Kobo Ereader
- Samsung E60 e-reader
- The Best Apps For Your iPhone To Read E-books