Kobo Aura 2nd Edition 2

by Kobo

E-book reader

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RRP  $179.95 $159.95

** $20 Off the RRP for a Limited Time Only**

                         Offer only until 8th December 2017

Brighten the way you read.

For those looking to start reading on a dedicated eReading device, Kobo Aura 2nd Edition offers the perfect introduction on a 6” front-lit screen at a low end price point. 

Discover a simple and natural eReading experience with Kobo Aura 2nd Edition. Get lost in your story on the 6” Carta E Ink touchscreen that’s lightweight and comfortable to hold for hours reading. With a print-on-paper look, you can read in direct sunlight without glare; and with the built-in, adjustable ComfortLight, you can read late into the night with minimal eyestrain. 

The Kobo eBookstore gives you access to over 5 million eBooks and your Kobo Aura lets you store up to 3,000 titles so you’ll never be without a great read. Discovery is easy with personalized recommendations based on your reading habits, plus, and read ratings and reviews from Booklovers like you.

E-book reader
Compact and Comfortable Kobo Aura

Compact and comfortable

Discover a simple and natural eReading experience with Kobo Aura and get lost in your story on the 6” Carta E Ink touchscreen. The lightweight design is comfortable to hold for hours of reading; you’ll never want to put it down.


Read day or night, dark or light

Read day or night, dark or light

Just like a printed page, you can read comfortably in direct sunlight without glare. Or, brighten your reading experience and read in the dark with our built-in, fully adjustable ComfortLight. No matter if you’re in bed or at the beach, reading is comfortable with Kobo Aura.

The perfect travel companion

The perfect travel companion

Kobo Aura is compact and portable so you can take it with you just about anywhere. You’ll never run out of reading material with storage of up to 3,000 eBooks. With a battery life of up to 2 months, read an entire eBook on a single charge and enjoy the freedom of leaving your charger behind.*
*Dependant on individual usage

No two readers are alike

No two readers are alike

Create the reading experience that’s perfect for you by choosing from over 40 font sizes and 11 font types. With adjustable margins, the ability to highlight passages, write notes and have built-in dictionary at the tap of a finger, the possibilities are endless with Kobo Aura.


Open up to endless reading possibilities

Open up to endless reading possibilities

Have you ever finished a book and wanted to start the next one right away? Now you can with instant access to Kobo’s eBookstore, right from your Kobo Aura. Discovery is easy with handpicked personal recommendations based on your reading habits or by reading ratings and reviews from Booklovers like you.

6" Carta E Ink touchscreen, 1024 x 768 resolution 212 ppi


159 x 113 x 8.5 mm

Storage: 4 GB on-board memory, holds up to 3,000 eBooks

Built-in, fully adjustable ComfortLight with micro-thin coating for durability and even light distribution

TypeGenius: 11 different fonts and over 40 sizes to choose from Exclusive font weight and sharpness settings Supported formats: 14 file formats supported natively (EPUB, EPUB3, PDF, MOBI, JPEG, GIF, PNG, BMP, TIFF, TXT, HTML, RTF, CBZ, CBR)
Read eBooks borrowed from Public Library

Wi Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Micro USB

Battery Life:
Up to 2 months*

English, French, German, Spanish, Dutch, Italian, Brazilian, Portuguese, Japanese, Turkish

Other: No advertising, no interruptions

PLEASE NOTE: Kobo eReader needs to be connected to wifi or a computer (with internet) in order to set it up and purchase books.

Before using your Kobo eReader for the first time, you may have to charge it. Once your eReader is charged, you can set it up over a Wi Fi connection, or by connecting it to your computer, and using the internet to access Kobo's website. It’s important to set up your eReader before you start using it, so you can download your Kobo eBooks, and update your eReader with the latest firmware and software.

*Dependent on individual usage

  • Arrives in 2-4 days for most Australian capitals.
  • Please allow additional time for regional areas.
  • Tracking is available for this item via Australia Post.

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  • If you don't have internet, don't waste your money

    by on

    Support for this device is minimal to non-existent.
    Not easy to use. Look at other options.

  • So easy to use

    by on

    I love my new Kobo Aura From the moment I unpacked it, things couldn't have gone more smoothly. Straight on to my wifi - all my books loaded - no problems at all. Love it, love it, love it!
    Frances Hersant