The race to the shelves is on, as the new Kobo Aura HD – the Porsche of eReaders, is now available for purchase in Canada and the UK!


Designed for the most passionate booklovers, Kobo Aura HD offers the highest-resolution screen available in an eReader today, delivering the best eReading experience possible. Complementing the sophisticated features of its design, Kobo developed a new user experience for the Kobo Aura HD, harnessing its power, speed, and style for easy discovery of new content.


In addition to North American availability on, you can snap up your own limited edition Kobo Aura HD at Indigo/Chapters/Coles, Future Shop, Best Buy, Staples (online only) and The Source ($169.99) in Canada and at WHSmith in the UK (£139.99).


The Kobo Aura HD is available in Ivory, Espresso and Onyx.


International availability will begin in May.