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Kobo Arc 7” Tablet. - Future Shop

October, 2012


Kobo Arc. Reads you like a book.

Kobo Arc.
Reads you like a book.

Kobo Arc combines the ultimate reading experience with its cutting-edge multi-purpose tablet experience. Powered by Android™, Kobo Arc is enhanced by Tapestries – Kobo's exclusive interface that learns what you like, and effortlessly delivers more eBooks, music, movies and web articles that you’ll love. Enjoy smooth and seamless movies, apps and games with a powerful 1.5 GHz dual core processor, stunning 7" HD screen and access to over 600,000 apps on Google Play™.

What's new.
A better reading experience.

A better reading experience.

Kobo Arc connects reading enthusiasts with 3 million eBooks available on the Kobo eBookstore; including over 1 million free titles. Download new releases, bestsellers, newspapers, magazines, and graphic novels. Enjoy your books more than ever before with text personalization options through Kobo TypeGenius.

If you love to share, you’ll love Kobo Pulse where you can post commentary about books you’re reading to your Facebook timeline. Engage in conversation with others reading the same book as you, without leaving your page!

Every time you read, listen, or watch, Kobo Arc learns what you like and delivers more for you to love. Anything from music, books, movies and even web articles connected to your interests. Kobo makes discovery easy so you spend less time searching and more time enjoying.

Kobo has also upgraded the experience with a new feature called Tapestries – it’s their exclusive interface that allows you to easily organize your eBooks, music, movies, magazines, and favorite web pages thematically. Simply pin them to themed Tapestries on your homescreen, to easily be accessed later.


Enjoy everywhere.

Enjoy everywhere.

The light, 7" Kobo Arc is perfectly portable, and ready to go with you. It has a beautiful HD display that shines with rich colour, displaying over 16 million colours. Read eBooks, browse the web, and play games–the Arc is built for one or two-handed use, and it’s comfortable either way. It’s engineered with durable glass, so it can keep up with your everyday life.


A better, more open device.

A better, more open device.

Powered by Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich, Kobo Arc is an open tablet. Install your choice of apps from over 600,000 available from Google Play, and enjoy multi-tasking, customizable home screens, resizable widgets and deep interactivity.

Kobo goes further with a commitment to freedom with their Read Freely Guarantee, promising that your books stay YOUR books. Read any titles acquired on your Arc through the Kobo store on any open device. Kobo Everywhere lets you buy your eBooks once and read them across all your Kobo-compatible devices and software, all without loosing your place!


Style is your thing.

Style is your thing.

You can choose from black or white device colors and mix and match with a range of interchangeable SnapBack accessories. Choose the Kobo SnapBack that best fits your personal style!


Real power.

Real power.

The Kobo Arc includes a lightning fast dual-core processor, for a silky smooth experience for watching movies, playing games and surfing the web. There’s a front facing camera, perfect for taking pictures or video calling with 720p HD quality. Wi-Fi is built in, letting you connect to high speed networks to download new content and connect with apps.

With battery life of up to 10 hours of continuous use, you can take Arc anywhere and enjoy throughout the day.


Why you want it.

Powerful features, smart software, gorgeous looks, and a commitment to open access to your books and files makes the Kobo Arc an excellent choice as an entertainment tablet. It’s comfortable to hold, beautiful to watch, and connects wherever you go.


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