Kobo Glo

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Kobo Glo

Kobo Glo

  • Made by: Kobo
  • Released: September 2012
  • Predecessor: Kobo eReader Touch
  • Languages Supported: English, French, Canadian French, Japanese, German, Dutch, Spanish, Italian, Brazilian Portuguese
  • File Types Supported: ePub, PDF, MOBI, RTF, CBR, CBZ, TXT, HTML, images.


Built-in ComfortLight technology with micro-thin coating for durability and even light distribution.

There is also a Kobo Glo HD version.


  • Wi-Fi: 802.11b/g/n
  • Processor: Freescale i.MX508 1GHz
  • RAM: 256 MB
  • Device Size: 114 x 157 x 10 mm (4.5 x 6.2 x 0.39 in)
  • Weight: 185g (6.53oz)
  • Display: 6" E Ink Pearl XGA-Screen, (1024 x 758) 16 Level
  • Front light: GlowLight™ and touch screen
  • Storage: 2GB (1GB for books)
  • Memory Expansion: Up to 30,000 eBooks with a 32 GB Micro-SD Memory Card
  • Connectivity: Micro USB
  • Supported File Formats: EPUB, PDF with or without DRM
    • eBooks: EPUB, PDF, and MOBI, kepub for Kobo books.
    • Images: JPEG, GIF, PNG, and TIFF.
    • Text: TXT, HTML, XHTML, and RTF.
    • Comic Books: CBZ and CBR.
  • Apps: http://www.kobosetup.com/ (Website only for mac and windows)
  • Battery
    • Lithium ion polymer (Li-ion)
    • 3,7 V
    • 1000 mAh
    • 52 x 62 x 2 mm


Preceded by the Kobo eReader and Kobo Wireless eReader and Kobo eReader Touch

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