Kobo Glo HD is the perfect complement to the reading experience you know and love when you want added comfort, convenience and portability. Enjoy the comfort of the clearest, most book-like 6” HD Carta E Ink touchscreen with customizable fonts, sizes and margins. Read in direct sunlight with the anti-glare screen, or in complete darkness with the built-in adjustable ComfortLight. Kobo Glo HD is lighter than a hardcover book and lets you store thousands of eBooks. Take your entire library with you wherever you go and easily access new books from a catalog of over 5 million, anytime. Read an entire eBook on a single charge with up to 2 months of battery life* and enjoy the freedom of leaving your charger behind.


Kobo Glo HD is only compatible with Kobo Glo HD accessories.
*Dependent of individual usage.

Screen: 6” HD Carta E Ink touchscreen, 1448 x 1072 resolution 300 pixels per inch
Weight: 180 g
Size: 157 x 115 x 9.2mm
Storage: 4 GB on-board memory, holds up to 3,000 eBooks
Front-light: Built-in, fully adjustable ComfortLight with micro-thin coating for durability and even light distribution
Customizability: TypeGenius: 11 different fonts and 48 sizes to choose from
Exclusive font weight and sharpness settings
Supported formats: 14 file formats supported natively (EPUB, EPUB3, PDF, MOBI, JPEG, GIF, PNG, BMP, TIFF, TXT, HTML, RTF, CBZ, CBR)
Read eBooks borrowed from Public Library
Connectivity: Wi Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Micro USB
Battery Life: Up to 2 months*
Languages: English, French, German, Spanish, Dutch, Italian, Brazilian, Portuguese, Japanese
Other: No advertising, no interruptions

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*Dependent on individual usage

Don’t have Wi Fi? Set-up your Kobo eReader using the Kobo Desktop app, available for Windows and OS X. Learn more at www.kobo.com/desktop


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Exclusive to Kobo Glo HD, includes a free concierge service for tips on getting started, personalized eBook recommendations, plus exciting offers just for you**.

Enhance Your Reading Experience

This easy-to-use eReader is the perfect complement to the reading experience you already know and love! Enjoy added comfort, convenience and customization with Kobo Glo HD. With the clearest, most book-like 6” HD E Ink touchscreen that reads just like a printed page, you’ll never want to put it down.

Customized and Comfortable

Eyes getting tired? Choose from 48 font sizes when you want added comfort and when you’re looking for a truly personalized reading experience, choose from 11 different font types. With adjustable margins, the ability to highlight passages and write notes and a built-in dictionary at the touch of a finger, Kobo Glo HD lets you take your reading experience to the next level. Plus, read in direct sunlight with the anti-glare screen, or in complete darkness with the built-in adjustable ComfortLight.

Bring Your Library with You

Kobo Glo HD is lighter than a hardcover book and lets you store thousands of eBooks. Take your entire library on vacation or wherever you go and switch between eBooks easily for a simpler, more convenient way to read. Plus, with up to 2 months of battery life, read an entire eBook on a single charge and enjoy the freedom of leaving your charger behind.

**Available 9AM-9PM local time, 7 days a week. Service supported in Canada, United States, Australia, New Zealand, France, Germany, Italy, Netherlands, Spain, United Kingdom, Portugal only.

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