Editors Liked

  • Ergonomic design
  • Wide viewing angles
  • Fun stats and social features
  • Relatively affordable Android-based tablet
  • Expansion slot
  • Kobo's e-reading app and e-book store are integrated
  • Bright 1,024-by-600-pixel display
  • Tracks reading progress and statistics
  • Well designed reading interface
  • Reading centric interface tweaks to stock Android

Editors Didn't Like

  • Sluggish performance
  • Outdated Android 2.3 OS
  • Limited number of apps
  • Short battery life
  • Doesn't connect with Google Play
  • Books don't load as quickly as they should
  • The screen isn't incredibly responsive
  • Mediocre battery life
  • Proprietary cable for charging and transferring files
  • Sluggish performance
  • Unpolished OS
  • Comparatively thick and chunky to hold