Kobo articles

Kobo's 6.8", 265 PPI Aura HD ereader is coming this month for $170

Kobo has announced a new upper-end ereader with attractive specifications that could trigger buyer's remorse in some Kindle Paperwhite owners. Called the Kobo Aura HD, the 6.8-inch device carries an E Ink Pearl HD display with a resolution of 1440x1080,…

Kobo challenges Amazon with 7-inch, $200 Vox tablet

Toronto-based Kobo has announced its latest Android-based e-reader and is matching Amazon's Kindle Fire with a $200 price tag to boot. Touted as the "world's first social e-reader," the Kobo Vox features a 7-inch 1024 x 600 display with and…

Kobo ereader gets Wi-Fi, new colors, due late October

Borders has announced a new and improved Kobo ereader today, priced at $140 -- identical to Amazon's entry-level Wi-Fi-only Kindle. Unlike its predecessor, the latest model features Wi-Fi connectivity, providing easy access to a library of over 1.5 million ebooks.…