As part of our partnership with Kobo we are proud to sell two Kobo ereaders, the Mini and the Glow. You can see a description of the devices and tech specs below. We’ll also be carrying a variety of accessories, including the charger (so you don’t always have to plug the device into your computer) backs and covers, including the very cool Sleepcover Case. Go to How to Read Kobo ebooks, for more information.
Kobo Glo’s revolutionary ComfortLight illuminates the screen with a soft, adjustable glow so you can read any eBook any time of day under the perfect light — no lamp required. Browse your library, look up words, and switch between screens quickly, easily, and intuitively with Kobo Glo’s highly responsive touchscreen. Make each eBook your own with in-text annotations, bookmarks, and notes. Reading something with a lot of pictures? Zoom in up to 200%, pan around images, or change page orientation all with your fingertips. If you purchase a Kobo Glo from us, all of your ebook purchases through the device will credit Hugobookstores. It’s the most convenient way to read ebooks and support your locally owned independent bookstore.
1 GHz processor. 6" E Ink XGA Pearl screen; 1024×758 resolution; 16-level grey scale. Built-in ComfortLight technology with micro-thin hard coating for durability and even light distribution. Responsive touchscreen for glare-free, fingerprint-resistant reading. Wi Fi 802.11 b/g/n and Micro USB. Battery life, up to 1 month with the WiFi off. Up to 70 hours of continuous usage with ComfortLight on. 7 font styles with 24 font sizes and exclusive weight and sharpness settings. Supported file types: EPUB, PDF, JPEG, GIF, PNG, TIFF, TXT, HTML, RFT, CBZ, CBR.
Kobo Mini is the world’s smallest and lightest full-featured eReader, so it’s great for reading on the go. Complete with a no-glare natural E Ink touchscreen and built-in Wi Fi, it’s the full Kobo experience at a great value. It has a built-in dictionary, lets you highlight text, type notes, and share to Facebook and Twitter. If you purchase a Kobo Mini from us, all of your ebook purchases through the device will credit Hugobookstores. It’s the most convenient way to read ebooks and support your locally owned independent bookstore.
800 MHz processor. 5" E Ink touchscreen; Vizplex V110 display; 16-level gray scale. Responsive touchscreen for glare-free, fingerprint-resistant reading. Wi Fi 802.11 b/g/n and Micro USB. Includes Reading Life. Track your reading stats and share what you’re reading, favourite passages, and Reading Life awards to Facebook and Twitter. Battery Life, over 1 month with WiFi turned off. 7 font styles with 24 font sizes and exclusive weight and sharpness settings. Supported file types: EPUB, PDF, JPEG, GIF, PNG, TIFF, TXT, HTML, RFT, CBZ, CBR.
Designed with the signature Kobo quilt, the durable Neoprene Case is great protection for the Glo.
Add a little color to your Kobo Mini with this Ruby snapback. Ruby is the only color Hugobookstores will have for now but other colors are available from Kobo.The interchangeable back plates make it quick and easy to change the look of your device to suit your mood.
Don’t worry about dragging your computer arond just so you can charge your eReader. Charge your Kobo eReader anywhere with this 4 ft. Micro USB charging cable and wall unit. Works with both the Mini & the Glo.
- Output 5.0V 1.0A
- 4 ft. Micro USB cable
- North American plug only
Durable yet ultra-thin and lightweight, the Mini Soft Touch Cover provides just the right amount of protection without adding bulk. The smooth Soft Touch finish will not snag on bags or clothing.