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Kobo Aura vs Kobo Aura Edition 2

4.49 in
5.91 in
Kobo Aura Ebook Reader
Kobo Aura
4.45 in
6.26 in
Kobo Aura Edition 2 Ebook Reader
Kobo Aura Edition 2
Available colors
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Display

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Touchscreen
yes
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yes
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Colour
N
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N/A
Screen size
6.0 in
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6.0 in
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Screen technology
E Ink Pearl
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N/A
Screen resolution
  • 1014
  • 758
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  • 1024
  • 768
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Shades of grey
16
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N/A
Aspect ratio
16:9
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N/A
DPI
211.0 dpi
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212.0 dpi
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Technical

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Book capacity
3000
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N/A
Supported book file formats
  • CBR
  • CBZ
  • EPUB
  • HTML
  • MOBI
  • PDF
  • RTF
  • TXT
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  • EPUB
  • HTML
  • PDF
  • RTF
  • TXT
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Supported image formats
  • GIF
  • JPG
  • PNG
  • TIF
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  • BMP
  • GIF
  • JPEG/JPG
  • PNG
  • TIFF
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Built-in memory
yes
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yes
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Memory size
4GB
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N/A
Memory card reader
yes
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no
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Compatible memory cards
  • microSD
  • microSDHC
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N/A
Maximum memory card size
32
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N/A
Built-in processor
Y
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N/A
Processor speed
1000.0 MHz
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N/A
RAM size
256.0 mB
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N/A

Design

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Colour of product
  • Black
  • Pink
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  • Black
  • Blue
  • Red
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Dimensions

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Height
5.91 in
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6.26 in
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Width
4.49 in
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4.45 in
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Depth
0.32 in
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0.33 in
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Weight
6.14 oz
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6.35 oz
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Audio

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Speakers
no
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no
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Audio 3.5mm input
no
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no
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Features

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Menu languages
  • DEU
  • DUT
  • ENG
  • ESP
  • FRE
  • ITA
  • JPN
  • POR
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N/A
Operating system
Proprietary OS
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Proprietary OS
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Input method
Multi-touch
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N/A
Qwerty keyboard (buttons)
no
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no
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Qwerty keyboard (screen)
yes
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yes
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Adjustable text
yes
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N/A
Built-In dictionary
yes
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N/A
Lighting
yes
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yes
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Web browsing
yes
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N/A

Connectivity

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Wi-Fi
yes
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yes
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Wi-Fi standards
  • 802.11b
  • 802.11g
  • Wi-Fi 4
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N/A
3G (UMTS)
no
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no
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AC adapter included
yes
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yes
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Headphone out
no
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N/A
Bluetooth
no
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N/A
USB
yes
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yes
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USB version
USB 2.0
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N/A
USB type
Micro-USB B
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N/A
Total USB ports
1
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N/A
USB powered (only mha USB)
yes
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N/A

Battery

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Battery type
Li-Ion
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Li-Ion
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Battery life
1440.0 h
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N/A
Number of batteries required
1
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1
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Rechargeable battery (enclosed/integrate)
yes
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yes
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