Kobo Libra 2 – Specs, Price, Where to Buy

Kobo just announced two new ereaders- the Libra 2 and Sage. The Libra 2 has a 7″ Eink screen with warm and cold frontlight (ComfortLight Pro) for reading at night. It has 32GB of internal storage so it can easily hold thousands of your favorite ebooks easily. Plus you can also listen to audiobooks on it using a bluetooth speaker.

Unlike some eReaders which support only a few languages, the Libra 2 supports around 15. Check out the table below to see the full list of supported languages and other technical specifications-

Features Kobo Libra 2
Release Date 19 Oct 2021
Price $179.99
Buy From Kobo's Official Store
Screen 7” HD E Ink Carta 1200 touchscreen
PPI 300
Resolution 1264 x 1680 px
Dark Mode Yes
CPU 1Ghz
Internal Storage 32GB
External Storage No
OS Custom Linux
Supported Formats EPUB, EPUB3, FlePub, PDF, MOBI, JPEG, GIF, PNG, BMP, TIFF, TXT, HTML, RTF, CBZ, CBR (& Kobo AudioBooks).
Audiobooks Yes (in select countries)
Audio Port No
Bluetooth Yes
Frontlight ComfortLight Pro with cold and warm settings
Charge/Connect USB-C
Wifi Yes
Waterproof IPX8 - up to 60 mins in 2 metres of water
Languages English, French, French (Canada), German, Spanish, Spanish (Mexico), Italian, Catalan, Portuguese, Portuguese (Brazil), Dutch, Danish, Swedish, Finnish, Norwegian, Turkish, Japanese, Traditional Chinese
Weight 215g
Dimensions 144.6 x 161.6 x 9 mm
Color 2- White, Black

Price, Release Date

The Libra 2 can be purchased for 179$ from Kobo’s official online shop. It will be officially released on 19th October 2021 but you can go ahead and pre-order it today.

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