sanki VS Obenkyobo

Compare sanki vs Obenkyobo and see what are their differences.


small anki app rewritten for e-readers, with focus on InkBox support, written in Qt5 & C++ (by Szybet)


Japanese learning Application for Kyobo ereaders (by Aryetis)
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sanki Obenkyobo
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35 11
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8.4 7.4
2 months ago 2 days ago
C++ C++
GNU General Public License v3.0 only GNU General Public License v3.0 or later
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Tracking mentions began in Dec 2020.


Posts with mentions or reviews of Obenkyobo. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2022-10-21.
  • Obenkyobo, a Kobo application to learn japanese
    2 projects | /r/kobo | 21 Oct 2022
    Once you've got enough experience you can read Obenkyobo's I've listed a bunch of resources explaining my setup. By the way, most people use linux to develop for Kobo. I'm the only alien using WSL2.
    2 projects | /r/kobo | 21 Oct 2022
    Youtube demo (What does it look like) : Github page (Download, Source Code, Documentation) : Mobileread's thread :

What are some alternatives?

When comparing sanki and Obenkyobo you can also consider the following projects:

kobopatch-patches - Patches for use with kobopatch.

october - A simple GUI for retrieving Kobo highlights and syncing them with Readwise

kobuddy - Kobo database backup and parser: extracts notes, highlights, reading progress and more

PocketPuzzles - Port of Simon Tatham's Portable Puzzle Collection to the PocketBook eReader platform

send2ereader - A service for sending ebooks to a Kobo or Kindle ereader through the built-in browser

koreader - An ebook reader application supporting PDF, DjVu, EPUB, FB2 and many more formats, running on Cervantes, Kindle, Kobo, PocketBook and Android devices

KoboOmnivoreConverter - A Proxy to enable the Kobo Clara to use Omnivore over Pocket for it's articles.

qt5-kobo-platform-plugin - A Qt5 platform backend plugin for Kobo E-Ink devices.