Read in style and elegance, day or night.
Escape into the latest bestseller or independent title with Kobo Aura – a contemporary, elegant 6” E Ink eReader. With an edge-to-edge display, responsive touchscreen, and the most even front-light on the market, Kobo Aura keeps you reading in style – day or night.
Display: 6” High-res, low-glare Pearl E Ink ClarityScreen with low-flash screen technology; 212 dpi, 16 level grey.
ComfortLight: Built-in front light technology for the best, most even light distribution.
Processor: Freescale i.MX507 1 GHz.
Dimensions: 150 x 114 x 8.1 mm.
Storage: 4GB with option to expand up to 32GB with a microSD card.
Buttons: Power on/off, light on/off.
Connectivity: Wi Fi 802.11 b/g/n and Micro USB.
Battery Life: More than 2 months*.
Colours: Black; pink.**Based on 30 minutes of reading per day with ComfortLight turned on or off and Wi Fi turned off.
Bookstore: More than 3.5 million of the world’s best titles in books, magazines, comics, and children’s content.
Social Reading: Share your favourite passages, quotes and books to Facebook.
Kobo Picks: Recommendations based on your feedback and personal interests. TypeGenius: 11 fonts, 24 sizes, and exclusive weight and sharpness settings.
Advanced Reading: Notes, highlighting, dictionary, bookmarks.
Beyond the Book: Dive deeper into what you’re reading by tapping on highlighted words to discover related books, authors, articles and more.
Collections: Pre-curated bundles of related authors, books and articles based on themes.
Stats and awards: Learn more about yourself as a reader and track your progress through books with reading stats. Enjoy spontaneous reading awards just for reading.
Open: Read almost any eBook on your Kobo Aura eReader. Supports ePub and Adobe DRM.
Languages: English, French, German, Spanish, Dutch, Italian, Brazilian Portuguese, Japanese.
Dictionary: Built-in dictionaries and translations in multiple languages.
File Types: EPUB, PDF, MOBI, JPEG, GIF, PNG, TIFF, TXT, HTML, XHTML, RTF, CBZ, and CBR.
Set-Up: Easy set-up in just a few simple steps from your computer or directly from your Kobo Aura using Wi Fi.
Kobo Everywhere: Kobo eBooks are stored safely in the cloud – retrieve them at any time. Bookmarks and settings are seamlessly synced across all Kobo eReading apps and devices.
Watch a video about Kobo Aura here.