Kobo Clara BW


  • Kobo Clara BW first released in April 2024
  • 6” glare-free E Ink Carta 1300 HD touchscreen 1448 x 1072 resolution with Dark Mode
  • Waterproof for up to 60 minutes in up to 2 metres of water. Meets requirements of IPX8 rating.
  • Listen to Kobo Audiobooks* on your eReader with built-in Bluetooth® wireless technology.
  • 16GB of storage. Bring up to 12,000 eBooks or 75 Kobo Audiobooks with you wherever you go
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Technical Specs


6” glare-free E Ink Carta 1300 HD touchscreen
1448 x 1072 resolution with Dark Mode




1 GHz


WiFi 802.11 ac/b/g/n (i.e. dual band, 2.4 and 5 GHz), Bluetooth® wireless technology, and USB-C


1500 mAh, weeks of battery life*
*A single charge on the eReader lasts up to 53 days, based on 30 minutes of reading per day with the front light at 10% brightness and WiFi and Bluetooth® wireless technology off.


IPX8 – up to 60 mins in 2 metres of water

Front Light

ComfortLight PRO – Adjustable brightness and colour temperature for blue light reduction


iType: 13 different fonts and over 50 font styles

Dimensions (mm)

112 x 160 x 9.2 mm


ctual size and weight may vary by configuration and manufacturing process.

Supported Formats

15 file formats supported natively (EPUB, EPUB3, FlePub, PDF, MOBI, JPEG, GIF, PNG, BMP, TIFF, TXT, HTML, RTF, CBZ, CBR)
Kobo Audiobooks**
**Audiobooks available only in select countries. Bluetooth® wireless headphones or speaker required.


English, French, French (Canada), German, Spanish, Spanish (Mexico), Italian, Catalan, Portuguese, Portuguese (Brazil), Dutch, Danish, Swedish, Finnish, Norwegian, Turkish, Japanese, Traditional Chinese, Polish, Romanian, and Czech.


  •  6" (300ppi) E Ink Carta 1300 HD touchscreen with Dark Mode and ComfortLight PRO (first released on Sept 2022)
  • Built-in ComfortLightPro: Adjustable brightness vs ComfortLight on Kobo Nia (first released on July 2020)
  • 16GB of storage (Carry up to 12,000 eBooks for offline reading)
  • Support Libby by Overdrive & Pocket App
  • Free for Life > 20,000 eBooks, Magazines, Comics & Audiobooks from National Library of Malaysia via Libby (Worth - priceless)
  • Easily transfer 15 file formats via USB Cable including *ePub, PDFs* into your Kobo eReaders (EPUB3, FlePub, PDF, MOBI, JPEG, GIF, PNG, BMP, TIFF, TXT, HTML, RTF, CBZ, CBR)
  • All transferred files shall remain in your Kobo eReader always
  • Use 26 Offline Free Dictionaries across languages including from English to Traditional Chinese
  • Easily Highlight, Add Notes, Bookmark a book.
  • Built-in Search on Wikipedia & Google on any word in a book & Add searched articles into Pocket App for offline reading
  • Easily buy Kobo eBooks with Malaysia Credit Card from one (1) Kobo Account across Kobo eBook Stores across Canada, US, UK, Taiwan or Japan via your Kobo Nia eReader directly in Malaysia.
  • Local 12 Months Kobo Standard Warranty in Malaysia + Free Next 3 – 7 Biz Days Delivery / RM18 for Same-Biz Day-Delivery* Across Klang Valley (Worth RM35).
  • [Tax Reliefs]Individual Lifestyle income tax relief of up to RM2,500 from now till Dec 31, 2024.
  • 0% Installments with Maybank & Public Bank Credit Cards here

Additional information

Weight 0.171 kg
Dimensions 11.205 × 15.902 × 0.866 cm
Release Date

Apr 2024



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