Kobo launched its new eReader on Tuesday, which the company guarantees to be water resistant and with a more modern and current design. Kobo Libra H2O combines modern design with improved reading functionality through the "total customization readers need".
Available in black and white and with four SleepCovers options in black, pink, navy and gray, the latter exclusive to Fnac, the Kobo Libra H2O has a storage capacity of 6,000 books and weighs only 192 grams.
What's new is ergonomic one-page turn buttons, waterproofing technology, ComfortLight PRO adjustable front light, a Letter E Ink 7 anti-glare HD display and a range of convertible sleepcovers, allowing the reader to choose the device and The accessory that best fits your personality.
With more than a decade of device development experience and known for developing digital reading technology, Kobo believes this new device "combines the features most desired by digital reading fans."
In a statement, the CEO of Rakuten Kobo states that the Kobo Libra H2O designs a "perfect digital reading experience" that accompanies readers throughout their lives, "within a device with a simple, current line design that conforms to latest trends. ”
The device will cost 179.99 euros when it goes on sale in stores from the second week of September, although reservations have been available since September 10th.
In addition to the launch of the Kobo Libra H2O, Rakuten Kobo has enhanced its reading interface, improving navigation on all its devices. This update lets readers know the exact point of the book they are in, allowing them to read the entire book, skip pages, or return to the first page, all without the fear of losing the thread of history.