Kobo Libra 2 and Sage, ebooks for all tastes


Raise your hand if the idea of ​​reading a book from a device has immediately turned up their nose. Well, with the new Kobo products, the story changes. It will seem that you really have something to browse and the reading will be enjoyable. Of course, the inimitable smell of the pages will be missing, but something must be given up.

Kobo Libra 2, everywhere with you

It has a 7-inch display and is very handy: it weighs only 215 grams. Thanks to the buttons on the side it is convenient to change the page and hold the ebook with one hand. It has IPX8 certification, so you can safely take it to the sea or the pool. Withstands dives of 60 minutes up to 2 meters deep.

The display is very nice, the E-Ink Carta 1200 technology makes reading very pleasant and fluid. Battery life guaranteed by 1200 mA / h per hour.

Then: 32 GB of internal memory to load all the content we want, content enriched by audio books: a novelty for Kobo. Libra 2 is in fact equipped with Bluetooth, thanks to which it is possible to connect wireless headphones to listen to audio content. Kobo Libra 2 is priced at 189 euros.

Kobo Libra 2, Pros and Cons

PRO

  • Display quality
  • Compatible with audiobooks
  • Waterproof

VERSUS

  • Dropbox support is missing

Kobo Sage, the top of the range

It is a very complete product because in addition to reading books and listening to them, you can take notes with the Kobus Stylus and use it as a notebook. It has an 8-inch display and weighs only 240 grams. Compared to Libra 2, the screen is flush with the body, therefore more manageable and pleasant as a design. Of course it is waterproof, so you can read even in the rain and – why not – immersed in total relaxation in a swimming pool.

Kobo Sage runs very smoothly thanks to the 1.8 GHz quad core processor with E-in 1200 card technology. 32 gigabytes of internal memory. The ComfortLight PRO lighting allows a very pleasant reading, as if we had a paper book in front of us.

The ebook is compatible with the Kobo Stylus, thanks to which it is possible to take notes on books or on a blank sheet. Kobo Sage costs 290 euros while for the stylus it takes 40.

With Kobo Sage and Kobo Libra2 you can take advantage of the Kobo Plus service, a monthly subscription starting from 9.99 Euros that allows you to have only audiobooks, only ebooks or both.

Kobo Sage, Pros and Cons

PRO

  • Great as a notebook
  • Compatible with audiobooks
  • Waterproof

VERSUS

  • Price



Source-tg24.sky.it