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Kobo Alternatives

Kobo is described as 'With Kobo, you can read on your iPad, iPhone or iPod Touch anywhere, anytime' and is a eBook Reader in the news & books category. There are more than 25 alternatives to Kobo for a variety of platforms, including Online / Web-based, Android, iPhone, iPad and Android Tablet. The best alternative is Amazon Kindle, which is free. Other great apps like Kobo are Google Play Books, Apple Books, Freebook Sifter and Aldiko.

Kobo alternatives are mainly eBook Readers but may also be eBook Libraries or PDF Readers. Filter by these if you want a narrower list of alternatives or looking for a specific functionality of Kobo.
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  • FreeProprietary
  • Mac
  • Windows
  • Online
  • Android
  • iPhone
  • Android Tablet
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With Kobo, you can read on your iPad, iPhone or iPod Touch anywhere, anytime.

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  1. Amazon Kindle icon

    Amazon Kindle

    • FreeProprietary
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Online
    • Android
    • iPhone
    • Blackberry
    • Android Tablet
    • Windows Phone
    • iPad

    Amazon Kindle software lets you read ebooks on your Kindle, iPhone, iPad, PC, Mac, BlackBerry, and Android-based device. You can discover and read over 630,000 books in the Kindle Store, including the latest bestsellers and new releases.

    Kindle on the iPhone/iPod
  2. Google Play Books icon

    Google Play Books

    • FreemiumProprietary
    • Online
    • Android
    • iPhone
    • Chrome OS
    • Android Tablet
    • iPad

    Google Play Books lets you search, preview, and buy millions of books using Google Book Search. Books in the public domain and certain copyrighted books can be read and downloaded in their entirety for free.

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  3. Apple Books is the single destination for all the books you love, and the ones you’re about to. Browse the Book Store, join Oprah’s new Book Club, keep track of what you’ve read and want to read, and listen to enthralling audiobooks. All in one place.

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  4. Freebook Sifter icon

    Freebook Sifter

    • FreeProprietary
    • Online

    Freebook Sifter lists free eBooks from various sources. They update the list daily and you can find free eBooks from Amazon sites around the world, Kobo, Nook, Project Gutenberg.

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    Aldiko

    • FreemiumProprietary
    • Android
    • Android Tablet

    Aldiko is an e-book reader application for the Android operating system.

    Discontinued

    The official website is no longer available. Last version, 3.1.3, released in October 2018, can be still downloaded from the Google Play Store.

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    Bookmate

    • FreemiumProprietary
    • Windows
    • Online
    • Android
    • iPhone
    • Android Tablet
    • iPad

    We inspire millions of people around the globe to read more, discover new books and find new friends with common interests.

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    eBooks

    • FreeProprietary
    • Online

    eBook search engine.

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  8. Yomu EBook Reader icon

    Yomu EBook Reader

    • FreemiumProprietary
    • Mac
    • iPhone
    • iPad

    Yomu is an independent reader for book lovers. Yomu’s design is carefully crafted for ebooks and offers custom styles for better readability and distraction-free reading.

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    NOOK

    • FreeProprietary
    • Android
    • iPhone
    • Android Tablet
    • iPad

    Get the FREE Barnes & Noble NOOK App for your Android or iOS smartphone or tablet to enjoy all your favorite digital content. Access our vast online library of over 4 million eBooks, graphic novels, comics, manga and magazines. Plus discover over 300,000 audiobooks.

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    Bookoid

    • FreeProprietary
    • Android

    Bookoid helps you select from a vast collection of books and easily manage your personal books library. Easily find the the book you want and also explore from a range of book listings. Build your library as you discover great books on the app.

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