Kobo

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App Store Description


A NOTE FOR NEW USERS: Our new app will only run on iOS 8. If you’re running iOS 7, follow these steps: 1. Launch iTunes on your computer, and search for Kobo in the iTunes Store. 2. Click the Free button to download the app. 3. On your iOS device, search for Kobo in the App Store. 4. Download... More

A NOTE FOR NEW USERS:
Our new app will only run on iOS 8. If you’re running iOS 7, follow these steps:
1. Launch iTunes on your computer, and search for Kobo in the iTunes Store.
2. Click the Free button to download the app.
3. On your iOS device, search for Kobo in the App Store.
4. Download version 7.3 of the app for iOS 7.


About this App:
With Kobo, you can read on your iPad, iPhone or iPod Touch anywhere, anytime.

Visit Kobo and browse more than 3.5 million free and affordable titles in the Kobo Store, including bestsellers, award winners, new releases, classics, and hidden gems. All your books sync right to the app.

With Kobo’s reading app, you’re able to:

• Pick up right where you left off. We sync your bookmarks, notes, and highlights, so you can keep reading across all your devices.

• Experience the rich, colourful environment of the world's best magazines. Our exclusive Guided Reading feature lets you breeze through articles for an uninterrupted read. You can seamlessly navigate through the article all with a simple tap.

• Customize your reading experience. Enjoy crisp, clear text, in the size and style you prefer; try Night Mode for easier nighttime reading; and lock the screen in portrait or landscape mode to read how you like.

• Enjoy first chapter previews for thousands of select books.

• Make your reading a social experience with Reading Life™. Earn fun and surprising awards, track how long it takes to read a book, and much more.

• Add books to your Library from email, the web, or your Dropbox account. You can even read books from your local public library.

• Share ideas with Kobo Pulse™. Find out who in the Kobo Community is reading what you are and discuss what you've read with them.

• Post your activities to Facebook. See what your friends are reading and share quotes, notes, and book reviews with friends. Like and comment on books your friends post to Facebook.

• Read in English, French, Spanish, Italian, German, Dutch, Portuguese, Brazilian Portuguese, or Japanese.

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URL
iTunes Download
Developer
Kobo Inc.
Recomended Age
12+
Operating System
iOS
App Store Category
Books
Version
8.1.4
Avg. iTunes Rating (Current)
1/5 stars (2 votes)
Avg. iTunes Rating (All time)
3/5 stars (47,723 votes)

Reviews (8/10 Avg. rating)


A great alternative to Kindle which gives you a wider range of bookstores to choose from

from Expert Reviews

Kobo's app, like its physical readers, is an excellent alternative to the Amazon Kindle app. While we think that the Kindle app is slightly better, this is a great reader if you want to remain free of Amazon’s system. That said, it would be better still if there was a single menu option tha... More

Kobo's app, like its physical readers, is an excellent alternative to the Amazon Kindle app. While we think that the Kindle app is slightly better, this is a great reader if you want to remain free of Amazon’s system. That said, it would be better still if there was a single menu option that entirely removed all of its social features: for secretive bookworms they're a distraction, and for social media refuseniks they're simply irritating.

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App Store Reviews Summary

47,723 from iTunes App Store

47,723 App Store customers have shared a review for Kobo. Ratings are middle of the road averaging 3 out of 5 stars all time. The most current version of the app has 2 ratings with an average 1 out of 5 stars.

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