Kobo Aura HD

83
Engadget
Score
83

There's a lot to like about this in spite of a few flaws.

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Model

Key Specs

Screen type
E Ink
Screen size
6.8 inches
Mobile broadband (3G)
no
Internal storage
4 GB
Battery life
Up to60 day

General

Screen type
E Ink
Color
Monochrome
Screen size
6.8 inches
Resolution
Other (1440, 1080)
Screen PPI
265 ppi

Alternate display

Secondary display
no

Reading / content

Downloadable media
yes (Books, Magazines, News)
Text format support (native)
Array
Integrated dictionary
yes

Media

Photo viewer
yes (GIF, JPEG, PNG, TIFF)

Connectivity

WiFi
yes (802.11b, 802.11g, 802.11n) (WEP, WPA, WPA2)
Mobile broadband (3G)
no
USB
2.0 (Micro-USB port)

Storage

Internal storage
4 GB
Memory card support
yes (microSD)

Power

Battery life
Up to60 day