Hardware/Device Review: Kobo Touch Edition [short version]

Recently, I had to spent quite a bit of time learning about the Kobo Touch Edition eReader as part of this product review project. Here’s a few interesting things I learned, which you may or may not know, about the Kobo Touch:

[Click images to view them full-size: redirects to Flickr]

  • There’s a HIDDEN SUDOKU GAME on the Kobo Touch!!!!

Kobo Touch Sudoku
Watch the video below on how to access it!
http://www.youtube.com/watch?feature=player_embedded&v=82-66PBlrL0#!

  • Kobo’s got this awesome feature called ‘Reading Life’, which tracks your reading stats and rewards you when you perform certain tasks!

Reading Stats

Comma Award

    • Who knew that the battery for eReaders can last up to a month!!?!? Apparently e-Ink displays have very low battery consumption!

Kobo Battery Life

I’ll be posting the full product review here within the next few days!

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About Aamir Raza

VFX enthusiast and Digital Media Artist living in Toronto. // www.digitaleffectx.wordpress.com

Posted on February 7, 2012, in Interactivity and tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , . Bookmark the permalink. 1 Comment.

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