Kobo Libra Color Review – E-Readers Just Got More Colorful

Low Boon Shen
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Kobo Libra Color Review – E-Readers Just Got More Colorful
  • Efficiency - 8.5/10
    8.5/10
  • Features - 8/10
    8/10
  • Materials - 8/10
    8/10
  • Performance - 8/10
    8/10
  • Portability - 9/10
    9/10
  • User Experience - 8/10
    8/10
  • Value - 8/10
    8/10

Summary

Wanted more than just grayscales out of an e-reader? The Kobo Libra Color will make your reading and writing experience just a bit more colorful.

Overall
8.2/10
8.2/10

Pros

+ Color E-Ink display
+ IPX8 water resistance
+ Lightweight & compact
+ Drawing/writing support

Cons

– No headphone jack
– Kobo Stylus 2 is an add-on option

Unboxing

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Kobo Libra Color Review - E-Readers Just Got More Colorful 6

Meet the Kobo Libra Color – the first of two e-readers from Rakuten Kobo featuring the new E Ink Kaleido 3 display that finally brings color to what used to be just a plain monochrome display commonly associated with devices of this kind.

In this packaging, you’ll get:

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Kobo Libra Color Review - E-Readers Just Got More Colorful 7

  • Quick start guide
  • User guide
  • USB-A to USB-C charging cable
  • Kobo Libra Color