Kobo has recently announced their latest eReader called “Kobo Aura One”. This smart eReader will go on sale in September, however you can pre-order later this month at their official website (link below). Kobo Aura One comes with a 7.8 inch Carta E Ink display which has a resolution of 1872 x 1404 pixels at 300 ppi.
Sink into a good read while in the bath or take it poolside without worry. Your Kobo Aura ONE has HZO Protection™, making it waterproof from the inside out and is ready to go places other devices can’t. The coating technology applied to the electronics inside allow it to be fully submerged without the need for port covers. Now relax, draw a bath and start reading.
*Meets requirements of IPX8 rating. Waterproof for up to 60 minutes in up to 2 metres of water.
This waterproof eReader features a 8GB of built in storage, powered by a battery that lasts up to a month and it also comes with a 1GHz processor and WiFi.
The Kobo new eReader will retail for $229.99, you can find out more details at Kobobooks.com.