Kobo Forma Wi-Fi E-Reader - Blackby Kobo867/8472
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About this product
To make the reading experience better for ravenous booklovers who read for hours on end, and want a lightweight, portable alternative to heavy print books, we've delivered our most comfortable eReader yet with waterproof reliability, the choice of landscape or portrait mode, and the expanded access of book borrowing.
Discover a radical new look for Kobo eReaders! With a new and ergonomic curved design, and lightweight enough to hold for hours at any angle, Kobo Forma is our most comfortable eReader yet. Kobo Forma immerses you in your reading more than ever before, with cutting-edge Mobius display technology that allows the sturdy 8.0inch HD Carta E Ink screen to feel lighter than air—while still providing a superior, print-quality reading experience.
Push the limits of your reading experience! Try Kobo Forma's new page-turn buttons to move through your story, or touch the screen, it's up to you. Read in portrait or landscape mode, or set the text to change orientation automatically depending how you hold your eReader.
Dive into a story absolutely anywhere! No need to worry about waterlogged pages—Kobo Forma is fully waterproof from the inside out with HZO Protection and safe for the beach, the pool, or a soak in the tub. Meets requirements of IPX8 rating. Waterproof for up to 60 minutes in up to 2 metres of water. Simply wipe it dry with a cloth to get back to your reading.
Enlighten your reading with ComfortLightPRO! Kobo Forma's adjustable front-light is easy on your eyes. It gradually reduces the blue-light exposure that keeps you alert throughout the day, so you can read before bed, then get right to sleep. Set the colour temperature to change automatically, and swipe up or down on your screen to adjust brightness.
Shift into OverDrive with integrated eBook borrowing! Borrow books without having to leave home by connecting to your local public library right from Kobo Forma with built-in OverDrive dependent on library participation, available through most public libraries in North America, the United States, the United Kingdom, Australia, and New Zealand; eBook availability will vary based on library). All you need is an active library card. Search for the eBooks you want and choose to borrow or buy — it's that simple.
- Model number: N782-KU-BK-K-EP.
- 8 inch e-ink touch screen.
- Wi-Fi connectivity.
- Internal memory 8GB - stores several books.
- USB 2.0 cable .
- Compatible with Kobo Forma Accessories, Sleepcover.
- Size H17.77, W16, D0.85cm.
- Weight 197g.
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This product comes with a minimum one year manufacturer’s guarantee, unless otherwise stated in the specification above.