Now you can read worry-free with Kobo Aura H20

Kobo Aura H20

Waterproof and Sandproof for a day at the beach

  • Waterproof, sandproof and dustproof*
  • Extra-large 6.8" Carta E Ink HD touchscreen
  • ComfortLight: an even built-in front-light
  • Up to 2 months battery life on a single charge**

*IP67 certified. Waterproof up to 30 minutes in 1 metre of water. USB port must be closed.
For best reading experience, dry the screen if wet.

**Dependent on individual usage.

Key Features

  • Read comfortably, day or night Kobo Aura H2O has an extra-large, no-glare 6.8” Carta E Ink touchscreen that reads like print on paper – even in direct sunlight. With ClarityScreen+, you will get a high definition reading experience, with crisp, clear text for easy reading. Plus, with its fully adjustable ComfortLight directing light at the page and not your eyes, eyestrain is minimized day or night.
  • Over 4 million world-class eBooks Your Kobo Aura H2O will give you easy access to Kobo’s eBookstore, with over 4 million eBooks, comics and kids’ titles. Browse the eBookstore with built-in Wi Fi and discover your next great read – or review personal recommendations from categories like new releases, bestsellers, indie titles and hidden gems. With 4GB of onboard memory, you can carry up to 3,000 eBooks and with expandable memory, store up to 30,000 with a micro SD card.


  • Customised reading with Kobo Reading Life™ Kobo Reading Life™ provides a personalized, superior reading experience that allows you to read, collect, discover and share. Customising is easy with TypeGenius – you can choose from 10 font styles and 24 sizes as well as adjust the margins to create your perfect page. That's just the beginning: you can also track your average reading speed, write notes and annotations, create and organise your bookshelves and share your favourite passages on Facebook®.
  • Continuous reading Any eBook you purchase on your Kobo Aura H2O can also be enjoyed on your smartphone, tablet or computer with one of our free, top-rated Kobo Apps. Seamlessly synced bookmarks mean you can pick up right where you left off on any device you choose.

Kobo Aura H2O Technical Specs  
Waterproofing IP certified, can be immersed for up to 30 minutes in up to 1 meter of water with port cover closed
Display Extra-large 6.8” Carta E Ink HD touchscreen with high, tablet-grade resolution of 1430 x 1080, 265 dpi
Device Size 179 x 129 x 9.7 mm
Weight 233 g
Connectivity Wi Fi 802.11 b/g/n and Micro USB
Processor 1 GHz
Light Built-in ComfortLight technology with micro-thin coating for durability and even light distribution
Buttons Power on/off
Storage 4 GB. Option to expand up to 32 GB with a micro SD card
Battery Up to 2 months*
Supports file formats eBooks: EPUB, EPUB3, PDF, and MOBI
Images: JPEG, GIF, PNG, BMP and TIFF
Comic Books: CBZ and CBR
Supports ePub and Adobe DRM. Read books borrowed from your public library.

* Based on 30 minutes of reading a day with ComfortLight turned on or off, and Wi Fi turned off.

^Discounts apply to most recent previous ticketed/advertised price. Products may have been sold below ticketed/advertised price in some stores prior to the discount offer.