The Kobo Libra 2 ereader has dropped to its lowest worth of the 12 months up to now. You may seize one which is a reduction of $20. This matches pricing from the vacation season for the waterproof studying pill.
Kobo’s Libra 2 simply made our for a variety of causes. Initially, this factor has precise buttons, which has grow to be one thing of a rarity with fashionable ereaders. This offers customers some tactile suggestions when adjusting settings, turning pages and performing different actions on the pill. Like most ereaders, the display rapidly re-orients itself, so you may make it so the buttons are on both facet of the system.
We additionally admired the aesthetics, as this system appears and feels premium throughout use. We additionally known as it the “most comfy ereader” we’ve ever held, because of the textured and rubberized again. There’s a extremely helpful warming gentle that mimics pure environments. The textual content and picture readability are additionally on-point and the entire thing is waterproof as much as six toes for 60 minutes. So seize that towel and hit the pool.
Whereas we cherished the beefy 32GB capability, which holds 1000’s upon 1000’s of books, the Libra 2 includes a comparatively smallish 7-inch display that pales compared to, say, the Kindle Scribe. Nonetheless, it just about matches the dimensions of a regular paperback. The $190 asking worth is a bit steep, however this low cost places the kibosh on that concern. With this sale in place, the Libra 2 is a full $80 lower than the equally featured Kindle Oasis.