NEW: tolino shine color – compact reading pleasuer in color

  • NEW: 6-inch color display with 4,096 colors for vivid content
  • NEW: Enjoy audio books via Bluetooth headphones or speakers
  • Water protection: for carefree reading in the bathtub or by the pool
  • smartLight: adjust the lighting
  • Weeks of battery life
tolino shine color

The perfect combination of practicality and functionality

The tolino shine color brings your favorite content to life with its innovative color display in up to 4,096 shades. The high-resolution display also presents black and white content with high contrast and razor sharpness. Immerse yourself in the world of color and experience book covers, comics, children’s, cookery and guidebook eBooks in color.

Cozy reading hours, even when it gets wet: Equipped for all eventualities, with the water-protected tolino shine color eBook reader you can also enjoy a relaxing reading time with your new favorite eBook in the bathtub or by the pool.

Thanks to integrated Bluetooth technology, you can now enjoy your digital audio books purchased from a tolino bookseller wirelessly via headphones or speakers and even set the playback speed individually. Ideal for those moments when you don’t have your hands free.

tolino shine color

smartLight: Optimal reading light by day and night

With its clever adjustment of the color temperature, the tolino shine color always provides the most pleasant lighting for reading. In harmony with natural daylight, it changes from cool white light in the morning to warm white light in the evening as required. This means your biorhythm is not disturbed and you can enjoy relaxed reading moments at any time of day or night. Of course, you can also switch the lighting off completely during the day to extend the battery life even further. Thanks to the glare-free screen, you can read as if you were reading on paper, without any annoying reflections from sunlight.

tolino shine color

Many practical extras for your reading pleasure

Experience optimal reading comfort thanks to many intelligent reading functions on the tolino eReader. Choose from various fonts optimized for the E Ink display and vary the preferred font size according to your wishes. The additional text settings for margins, text alignment and line spacing also allow you to enjoy a pleasant reading flow for comfortable reading hours. Notes and highlights in the eBook, look up words or translate directly in the eBook? No problem for your tolino eReader! Simply select a word in the eBook and have the word definition or translation displayed in a matter of seconds.

tolino shine color

Absolute reading freedom – buy eBooks and audiobooks wherever you want

tolino relies on openness and leaves it up to you to decide which bookseller you would like to purchase your eBooks or audiobooks from. You can enjoy the complete range of all tolino eBook retailers. You can conveniently load existing EPUB and PDF eBooks  onto the tolino shine color and read them there. With the tolino cloud synchronization and the tolino library link, tolino offers you particularly practical functions for this.

tolino shine color

Water protection – cozy reading hours even when it gets wet

Equipped for all eventualities, with the water-protected tolino shine color eBook reader you can also enjoy a relaxing reading time with your new favorite eBook or audio book in the bathtub or by the pool.

tolino shine color

The perfect combination of practicality and functionality

The small all-rounder impresses with its compact and light
light design, which not only sits comfortably in the hand, but also enables one-handed reading. Immerse yourself in optimal reading pleasure thanks to the latest technology, color display and audiobook function. Thanks to its water protection, the tolino shine color enables carefree reading fun in the bathtub or by the pool. Small, smart and packed with functions – your compact companion for unlimited reading pleasure!

All the advantages at a glance

eReader tolino shine color

6 inch color display

High-resolution 6-inch E Ink Kaleido 3 touchscreen with 4,096 colors for vivid content

Audiobook playback

Enjoy audio books via Bluetooth


For carefree reading in the bathtub or by the pool


16 GB internal memory (for up to 12,000 eBooks or 75 audiobooks)


Optimum reading light by day and night


Weeks of battery life for hours of reading without frequent recharging

Family Sharing

Conveniently share eBooks and audiobooks with up to 6 family members with Family Sharing

Fixed Layout

Experience your favorite comics, mangas or illustrated children’s books in the best possible way

eBooks and audio books

Access to millions of eBooks and audiobooks

Library link

Merge libraries from multiple tolino bookseller stores


Compatible with eBooks from public lending libraries


Excellent tolino service – online, on the phone and on site in our stores

Technical data of the tolino shine color at a glance

Screen6 Zoll E Ink Kaleido 3
Resolution: 1448 x 1072, 300 ppi (B&W content) & 150 ppi (color content)
TouchscreenPowerful capacitive touchscreen
to support multi-touch with two fingers, including simple touch/tap, swipe/scroll, pinch (zoom in/out)
Dimensions112 × 160 × 9,1 mm
(minor deviations are possible due to the manufacturing process)
Weight173 g
LightBuilt-in lighting with smartLight
(manual or automatic adjustment of the color temperature depending on the time of day)
Water protectionWater-repellent IPX8 coating
(protected for up to 60 minutes in up to 2 m of fresh water)
BatteryLithium polymer battery, 1.500 mAh
Battery capacityWeeks of battery life
(depending on individual use)
ProcessorMediaTEK MTK8113T – Dual Core ARM A53 2.0 GHz
Storage (internal)16 GB (up to 12.000 eBooks or 75 audiobooks)
tolino cloud25 GB of additional cloud storage
Supported eBook formatsEPUB, MOBI, PDF, TXT, CBR, CBZ, JPEG, PNG,
compatible with eBooks from public libraries (Onleihe)
ConnectivityWi-Fi ac/b/g/n (2,4 und 5 GHz) + BT 5.0, inkl. Zugang zu den HotSpots der Deutschen Telekom AG deutschlandweit
FeaturesHall sensor for use with smart protective cases with stand-by/wake-up function, magnification mode, tolino Family Sharing, free software updates, left-handed mode
System languagesGerman, English, Spanish, French, Italian, Dutch
Included in the boxtolino shine color eReader, USB-C cable, warranty booklet, quick-start guide
Additional accessories available separately.