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With its intuitive touchscreen, IPX8-rated construction*, and powerful hardware, the Kobo Sage eReader is specially designed to inspire readers and encourage you to continue reading different titles through a single device. It also has compatibility with various accessories, including the Kobo Stylus, Bluetooth audio devices, and Kobo Sage SleepCover (each sold separately), for convenient note-taking, listening to audiobooks**, and optimum viewing angles.


Designed for a Better Reading Life

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 Great Screen, Great Visuals

Great Screen, Great Visuals

Equipped with an 8-inch flush, high-definition E Ink Carta 1200 touchscreen, the Kobo Sage eReader provides enhanced contrast, exceptional text clarity, optimum readability, and fast page turning. Minimise eyestrain when reading by enabling Dark Mode.

 Powerful and Versatile

Powerful and Versatile

This Kobo eReader comes with a quad-core CPU and dual-band WiFi for fast wireless connectivity. It’s also sleek, lightweight, and ergonomically designed for a comfortable hold in both landscape and portrait modes.

 For Your Convenience

For Your Convenience

Compatible with the Kobo Stylus (sold separately), the Kobo Sage eReader lets you create handwritten notes in various eBooks and PDFs^. Use its integrated notebook feature to write notes and convert them into clean text.

 Optimum Display Settings

Optimum Display Settings

Thanks to its ComfortLight PRO setup, the Kobo Sage’s E Ink display provides precise brightness and blue light control (colour temperature adjustments), which helps give your eyes a break and reduce strain during extended reading sessions.

 Hear It Clearly

Read Or Be Read To

Integrated with Bluetooth® wireless technology, the Kobo Sage eReader is specially suited for accessing and playing Kobo Audiobooks.** Listen to your favourite titles and dive into the story even when your hands are busy with other tasks.

*Meets requirements of IPX8 rating. Waterproof for up to 60 minutes in up to 2 metres of water.
**Available only in select countries. Bluetooth wireless headphones or speaker required.
^PDFs with digital rights management or permission limitations are not compatible with markups or annotations.


Barcode (GTIN) 681495008476
Product Type E-Book Readers
Brand Rakuten Kobo
Model N778-KU-BK-K-EP
Primary Storage Capacity 32GB
Screen Size (inches) 8
Touchscreen Yes
Connectivity USB Type-C, Wi-Fi
Manufacturers Express Warranty (months) 12

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