Kobo Nia


1 in stock (can be backordered)

SKU: Nia(8GB) Category:

Our friendliest eReader yet

Escape into a story, learn something new, and remember why reading is fun. Kobo Nia’s a big deal in a small package: you can carry up to 6,000 eBooks with its 8GB of storage. Bask in the sun with your favourite read on its glare-free 6” touchscreen, or snuggle up with a bedtime story thanks to adjustable ComfortLight. Read as much as you’d like with Kobo Nia’s long battery life, where a single charge can last for weeks. And when you’re ready for your next read, the Kobo eBookstore is open 24/7 right on your eReader.

Love the way you read with Kobo Nia.


Read for weeks on a
single battery charge*

You can forget the charger cable, because Kobo Nia’s battery life lasts an extra-long time.

*Dependent on individual usage

Read in the sun on a
glare-free 6″ touchscreen

Enjoy reading on a sunny day without reflections
unlike on your smartphone or tablet.

Enjoy reading at night with built-in, adjustable ComfortLight

When a story’s worth staying up late, dim your eReader’s brightness and read in bed without disturbing your partner.

Technical Specs



6″ 212 PPI E Ink touchscreen

1024 × 758 resolution




900 MHz


256 MB




WiFi 802.11 b/g/n and Micro USB


Weeks of battery life*

*Dependent on individual usage

Front Light

ComfortLight, a one-color light with adjustable brightness



TypeGenius: 12 different fonts and over 50 font styles


Dimensions (mm)

112.4 x 159.3 x 9.2 mm



Actual 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)


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

  • 6" (212 ppi) E Ink touchscreen (first released on July 2020)
  • Built-in ComfortLight: Adjustable brightness vs ComfortLight PRO on Kobo Clara2E (first released on Sep 2022)
  • 8GB of storage (Carry up to 6,000 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).
  • Trade-in & Save and Get Up to 20% Off new Kobo eReader.
  • [PENJANA Tax Reliefs] Individual income tax exemption of up to RM2,500 and Individual Lifestyle income tax relief of up to RM2,500 from now till Dec 31, 2022.
  • 0% Installments with Maybank & Public Bank Credit Cards here

Additional information

Weight 0.172 kg
Dimensions 11.24 × 15.93 × 0.92 cm
Release Date

July 2020