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Kobo Wireless eReader

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Overall 6
6.0

Kobo Wireless eReader

Macworld
27 December 2010
  • Excerpt: (1 items) The Kobo Wireless eReader aspires to compete with the big kids in the e-reader arena. This iteration represents a marked improvement over its predecessor, offering higher contrast, a sharper E Ink display, and better performance. Unfortunately, the Wireless eReader still lacks the polish and finesse of the leaders. And at $139, it's the same price as an third-generation Amazon Kindle ( ).
  • Pros: Lightweight, Easy to hold, Improved display contrast and sharpness
  • Cons: Screen refresh still slow
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Overall 6
6.0

Kobo Wireless eReader: Improved, but Still Requires Patience to Use

PC World
10 December 2010
  • Excerpt: The Kobo Wireless eReader aspires to compete with the big kids in the e-reader arena.
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Overall 7
6.5

The Kobo Wireless eReader offers better performance, but screen refresh and speed remain issues

Good Gear Guide.au
7 March 2011
  • Summary: The Kobo eReader's main appeal is to those who prefer ePub files; for now, this is the least expensive Wi-Fi-connected ePub-compatible model, and it handles the format well.
  • Pros: Lightweight, easy to hold, improved display contrast and sharpness
  • Cons: Screen refresh still slow
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