Connect with us

Hi, what are you looking for?


Kobo eReader Touch Edition


Kobo announced the 6-inch Kobo eReader Touch Edition. With a revolutionary new touch screen experience, Kobo makes eReading easier than ever and makes it even more accessible to people around the world. Created for readers by readers, the beautiful new design provides the ultimate in reading comfort and is the most portable eReader – thin and light, it travels easily anywhere. The new device also includes Reading Life, Kobo's social experience, that lets users earn awards just for reading. The new Kobo eReader Touch comes in an array of new colors and debuts with a line of stylish new accessories, making it the perfect gift.

Kobo eReader Touch Edition - Back

Kobo's Real Touch experience uses Neonode's new zForce infrared touch technology to make reading on Kobo just like that of reading a real book. With the latest Pearl E Ink technology, reading on the new Kobo eReader is just like reading print on paper — it's easy on the eyes, even in bright sunlight. The new eReader is powered by the new Freescale i.MX508 processor, a high-performance engine designed to enable fast page turning for electronic paper displays. A reading lover's dream, the new device boasts storage of up to 30,000 books with expandable memory.

Price and Availability
The Kobo eReader Touch Edition will be available in the U.S. in early June and ship to retailers worldwide in July with a MSRP of $129.99 USD / $139.99 CAD. Pre-orders begin today at Walmart, Indigo, Best Buy, Borders and

The Kobo eReader Touch Edition will be available in multiple languages: English, French, German, Spanish and Italian. Readers will enjoy a localized user experience, local content, recommendations and a local store.

Price Drop
As of today, the first generation Kobo Wi Fi goes to a new everyday low price of $99.99 USD and $109 CAD.

kobo ereader touch Reviews

From Critics Around the Web

Click to comment

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *


Our Reviews

Integrated Amps & Stereo Receivers

The Moonriver Audio 404 (€3000) is an integrated amplifier. Made in Sweden. With a modular design structure that lets users upgrade the modules instead...

Digital Music Systems

The HiFi Rose RS201E Media Player offers both high-resolution audio and video in a category with a lot of compelling options.

Integrated Amps & Stereo Receivers

Proof positive that not all watts are created equal. Especially those designed by Nelson Pass.


Is the AXA35 the best affordable way to reconnect with your music? Indeed it is.

Bookshelf Speakers

Stuck at home working remotely and bogged down by TPS reports? The PSB Alpha P5 loudspeakers may be your salvation.


What are the best phono preamps of 2021? We break down 3 of the very best from Croft, iFi, and Pro-Ject.

You May Also Like


Amazon just announced a new waterproof Kindle called Kindle Oasis. The $250 high-end 9th generation e-reader features a 7-inch, 300 ppi Paperwhite display with...


Amazon today announced their flagship 8th generation Kindle e-book reader called Oasis that is faster, lighter and thinner — but was size and speed a problem...


Amazon just announced an all-new Kindle e-reader for $79, which features a 20% faster processor, twice the storage, and a touch interface. The new...


Amazon just announced their thinnest and highest resolution ebook reader for $199, called Kindle Voyage. The high-end, 6-inch e-reader features an all-new design with...


ecoustics is the unbiased resource for the latest technology news, coolest gadgets, and best consumer electronics. Plus get product reviews, roundups and deals from all over the web on everything electronic. Read more

Copyright © 1999-2021 ecoustics | Disclaimer: ecoustics may earn a commission when you buy through links on our site.