To make the reading experience better for ravenous booklovers who read for hours on end, and want a lightweight, portable alternative to heavy print books, we’ve delivered our most comfortable eReader yet with waterproof reliability, the choice of landscape or portrait mode, and the expanded access of book borrowing.
Waterproof IPX8 - up to 60 mins in 2 metres of water
8.0" 300 PPI E Ink Carta display, 1440 × 1920 resolution
160 x 177.7 x 8.5 (thickness at gripping area) & 4.2 (thickness at the thinner side)
ComfortLight PRO – Adjustable colour temperature
TypeGenius: 11 different fonts and over 50 font styles
Exclusive font weight and sharpness settings
14 file formats supported natively (EPUB, EPUB3, PDF, MOBI, JPEG, GIF, PNG, BMP, TIFF, TXT, HTML, RTF, CBZ, CBR)
Wi Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Micro USB
1200 mAh, weeks of battery life*
English, French, German, Spanish, Dutch, Italian, Brazilian, Portuguese, Japanese, Turkish
No advertising, no interruptions
Discover a radical new look for Kobo eReaders
With an ergonomic curved design, and lightweight enough to hold for hours, Kobo Forma is our most comfortable eReader yet.
Push the limits of your reading experience
Try Kobo Forma’s new page-turn buttons to move through your story. Read in portrait or landscape mode, or set the text to change orientation automatically.
Embrace lightweight durability
Kobo Forma immerses you in your reading more than ever before, with a sturdy 8.0” HD Mobius Carta E Ink screen that feels lighter than air.
Dive into a story absolutely anywhere
Kobo Forma is fully waterproof from the inside out with HZO Protection™ and safe for the beach, the pool, or a soak in the tub.*
*Meets requirements of IPX8 rating. Waterproof for up to 60 minutes in up to 2 metres of water.
Enlighten your reading with ComfortLight PRO
Kobo Forma’s adjustable front-light is easy on your eyes. It gradually reduces the blue-light exposure that keeps you alert throughout the day, so you can read before bed, then get right to sleep.