Kobo Arc hits UK shelves

Kobo has launched its Kobo Arc Android tablet device in the UK. The device went on sale today (16th November) through W H Smith.

It has also gone on sale in Canada and will be launched in France on Monday (19th). 

The tablet, which comes in three storage configurations with prices starting at £159.99, will now battle for UK consumer sales in the run up to Christmas alongside Amazon's Kindle Fire, Apple's iPad mini, Barnes & Noble's Nook tablet, Microsoft's Surface and the Google Nexus range.