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Kobo eReader
6.7 out of 10

Kobo eReader

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Reviews and Problems with Kobo eReader

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Overall 6
6.0

Battery is not replaceable.

David Sims "David Sims", Amazon
22 June 2013
  • Summary: Both the Kindle Paperwhite and the Kobo Glo are excellent eReaders. I own both. Compared with the Kindle Paperwhite... Minor points of inferiority: * The Kobo Glo is slightly less responsive to screen touch. * The Kobo Glo's presentation occasionally makes less efficient use of the page.
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Overall 6
6.0

Tri stars

serg, Amazon
19 June 2013
  • Summary: I used KOBO Touch before, but KOBO Glo did not support lot of text fodmat: like DOC TXT EPUB FB2 and more..........
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Overall 6
6.0

not as library friendly as you would hope...

Colin Weinberger, Amazon
6 December 2013
  • Summary: bought this for my wife thinking she could skip the downloading onto her computer and then transfering the file to her reader... doesn't work that way; you can read epub files but must still manually transfer them over. I don't know if this is the way it works in the states; this is for Canada.
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Overall 6
6.0

OK but not as user friendly as Kindle

Mrs. P. Flatt "Pat", Amazon
23 June 2012
  • Summary: The best thing about the Kobo is the on off illumination Of course, it did not help that it was a couple of weeks before, because of website problems, I could access the user instructions. Hopefully things will improve
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Overall 6
6.0

Not As Good As I'd Hoped

SLW, Amazon
23 June 2012
  • Summary: There are some good things about the device, but there are some problems too. It was quite easy to set up, and to use (though navigating takes a little getting used to). The most annoying thing for me was the "recommendations" made on the Kobo website.
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Overall 6
6.0

Better than nothing

JG "River", Amazon
23 June 2012
  • Summary: Books are more expensive. Prefer the Kindle Paperwhite.
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Overall 6
6.0

Overall I feel disappointed

Amazon Customer, Amazon
23 June 2012
  • Summary: Got this elsewhere and did research others before plunging for this one. It was this one or the Sony one. When researching the Kobo I was told it catered for US-English and proper English and this I feel now I have it is a big let down.
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Overall 6
6.0

parfaite pour les voyages, mais déjà dépassée

Christelle, idealo.fr
30 December 2014
Overall 5
5.0

Empfindlich, Software stürzt ab

Julimos, geizhals.de
17 October 2014
  • Summary: Selten so ein schlechtes Produkt erlebt. Erst funktioniert die Software nicht (Gerät stürzt andauernd ab). Mittlerweile sind 2 von 2 Geräten nach weniger als einem Jahr mit Displayschaden hinüber, und das bei sehr vorsichtigen Personen (mit Schutzhülle!).
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Overall 6
6.0
Ease of use 2
2.0

KOBO Glo Zilver

anonieme bezoeker, Vergelijk
7 June 2014
  • Excerpt: Doffe ellende; ik had een Kobo GLO die op een maandagmorgen van de band was gerold. Twee dagen in huis gehad, alleen bezig geweest met resetten, resetten en nog eens resetten. Geen boek gelezen, ding liep continu vast.
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