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  • Kobo Elipsa
  • Kobo Elipsa
  • Kobo Elipsa
  • Kobo Elipsa


7.3/10
Informr score
The Kobo Elipsa currently has an Informr score of 7.3 out of 10. This score is based on our evaluation of 6 sources including reviews from users and the web's most trusted critics.


Screen Size
10.3"
Storage
32 GB
3G
No
Reading Time
-


What the Critics Are Saying...


ZDNet

The Elipsa employs the clean, user-friendly and navigable interface of other Kobo ebook readers. Its versatility is great – it's as easy to read loaned library books as those bought from the Kobo store, file format support is good, and simply making a wired connection is enough to transfer locally s...

- Sandra Vogel, ZDNet
Mobile Syrup

On its own, the Elipsa is a really great device. It features solid build quality and works well. However, whenever you compare it to other devices, it’s not worth its $500 price tag...

- Brad Bennett, Mobile Syrup
PC Magazine

The Kobo Elipsa's razor-sharp 10.3-inch display is perfect for displaying large-format books and documents, and its stylus is handy for marking them up. It doesn't come with a lot of bells and whistles, but everything it does, it does very well.

- Sascha Segan, PC Magazine
TechRadar

The Kobo Elipsa can do a lot – use it as an ereader, take notes, it lets you draw and, of course, you can buy ebooks, borrow from a public library, and read longform web articles on its 10.3-inch E Ink display. In fact, that large screen is perfect for comics and graphic novels. While the stylus is...

- Sharmishta Sarkar, TechRadar
Tech Guide

The Kobo Elipsa is the future of eReaders – high quality and versatile – and is ideal for users who like to read with a pen in their hand and take notes and highlight passages. Kobo has now made the experience a reality with the Elipsa.

- Stephen Fenech, Tech Guide


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Screen Size
10.3"

The Kobo Elipsa's screen size is 10.3 inches with 1404 x 1872 pixels resolution.

Backlight
Yes

There is a built-in backlight for reading in the dark.

Storage
32 GB

Internal memory is 32 GB. No external card slot is available for expansion.

3G
No

This model has no 3G wireless capabilities.

Reading Time
-

The e-reader is powered by a Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion), 2400 mAh battery.

Kobo Elipsa Specs

Overview
Release date June 24, 2021
Regions available USA, Canada, United Kingdom
Networks
No
SIM card size No
Operating System Custom

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Processor Unknown Quad-core 1.8 GHz
Internal Storage 32 GB
RAM 1 GB
ROM No
TTY/TDD No
SAR Unknown
Languages English, French, Spanish, Portuguese, Chinese
Manufacturer Warranty 1 Year
Accessories Included USB Power Adapter, Manual, Data Cable, Stylus
Power & battery
Battery Type Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion)
Battery Capacity 2400 mAh
Removable Battery No
Wireless Charging No
Fast Charging No
Battery Charge Time Unknown
Reading Time Unknown
Standby Time Unknown
Physical Characteristics
Material Plastic
Colors Midnight Blue
Dimensions [H x W x D] 19.3 x 22.75 x 0.76 cm (7.6 x 9 x 0.3 in)
Weight 383 grams
Water Resistant / Waterproof No
Rugged design No
IP Rating No
Display / Screen
Type Grayscale
Technology E-ink
Colors No
Resolution 1404 x 1872 pixels
Pixel density 227 pixels
Size 10.3 inches
Backlit Illumination Yes
Zoom / Magnification Unknown
Screen Orientation Lock Unknown
Multi-Touch No
Fingerprint-Resistant Coating No
Anti Glare Yes
Additional Display Features
Input / Navigation
Touchscreen Yes
Sleep / Wake Key Yes
Home Key No
Page Turn Key No
Physical keyboard No
Text-to-Speech Unknown
Screen Reader Unknown
Keypad/Screen Lock Yes
External Volume Control No
Fingerprint Sensor No
Web / Email / Messaging
Web Browser Yes
Connectivity
USB USB Type-C
USB OTG Support Yes
Infrared No
Bluetooth 5.0
Bluetooth Profiles No
WiFi 802.11 b/g/n/ac
WiFi Encryption WEP/WPA/WPA2
Memory Expansion Slot No
PC Synchronization Yes
Audio / Video
Audio Playback No
Video Playback No
Streaming Video No
External Speakers No
Headset Jack No
Vibration Alert No
Content Formats Supported
Content Formats Supported BMP, CBR, CBZ, EPUB, EPUB3, GIF, HTML, JPEG, MOBI, PDF, PNG, RTF, TIFF, TXT
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