|12-01-2014, 05:29 PM||#1|
Join Date: Feb 2010
Which format and where to buy?
I just ordered a Kobo Aura.
I'm assuming epub is the best format for this device?
Which major online retailers distribute their books in epub? Will books from Kobo be "more compatible" than books from other stores? (I'm OK with stripping DRM)
|12-01-2014, 05:50 PM||#2|
Join Date: Nov 2006
Location: Roslindale, Massachusetts
Device: Kobo Aura H2O, Sony PRS-650, Sony PRS-T1, nook STR, iPad 4, iPhone 5
ePub is ePub. Doesn't matter if it comes from Kobo, B&N, Google, eBooks.com, etc.
|12-01-2014, 08:30 PM||#3|
Join Date: Jan 2009
Device: Kindle, iPad (not used much for reading)
Although I understand Kobo sells some books in a somewhat different format, called, I think Kepub.
|12-01-2014, 08:34 PM||#4|
Join Date: Nov 2012
Location: The Beaten Path, USA, Roundworld, This Side of Infinity
Device: Kindle Touch fw5.3.7 (Wifi only)
The best format will be Kobo's homegrown mutant EPUBs (KEPUB) synced directly from their servers. Failing that, any old EPUB.
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