Kobo has unveiled its new eReader Touch Edition which boasts a new design, a new touch experience, they have also added built-in WiFi connectivity as well. It is also the company’s first international model that will be available in six different languages, it measures 114 x 165 x 10 mm and weighs in at 200g. However the new touch model still gets a 6-inch 16-level grayscale eInk display, it comes with 1GB of storage, access to the Kobo Store with 2.3 million books and a battery life that will last up to 10,000 page turns. It should have already start pre-orders in North America which includes Indigo, Walmart, and Best Buy in Canada and Borders in the US. It will start shipping in June in various colors for $129US and $139CAD, respectively.
Update: It will be available in the colors of lilac, blue, silver and black with a soft-quilted back that should protect the back from scratches.