Samsung’s Nook captioned – Reading meet Technology is priced $129.99 at Barnes and Noble.
Here is a quick glance about it:
- Size & Weight3
- Height: 7.36″ (187 mm)
- Width: 4.25″ (108 mm)
- Depth: 0.35″ (8.9 mm)
- Weight: 9.74 oz (276g)
- 7″ Display
- 1280 x 800 Pixel Resolution
- 216 ppi
- Battery Life4
- Up to 10 hours for video usage
- 8GB on-board memory
- Add up to 32GB with a microSD card2
- Built-in Wi-Fi®
- Wireless connectivity via Wi-Fi (802.11 a/b/g/n)
- Micro-USB 2.0
- 3.5 mm headset jack
- microSD slot
- Front: 1.3 MP
- Rear: 3 MP
- Supported File Types6
- Audio: M4A, 3GA, AAC, MP3, FLAC, WAV, OGG, AAC
- Video: MP4, 3GP, WMV, ASF, AVI, FLV, MKV, WEBM
- Gallery (pictures): JPEG, GIF, PNG, BMP
- Reader/Other: PDF, ePUB, DRP, ePIB, HWP, HWT, HML, HWPX, DOC, DOCX, TXT, RTF, DOT, DOTX, HWDT, XLSX, XLSB, XLS, XLSM, XLTX, XLTM, XLT, CELL, HCDT, PRN, TXT, CSV, TSV, HTML, HTM, PPTX, PPT, POTX, THMX, SHOW, HSDT, HTHEME
- 1 Multi-Window does not support all applications.
2 microSDTM card sold separately
3Actual size and weight may vary by configuration and manufacturing process
4 Based on laboratory testing. Battery power consumption depends on factors such as network configuration, signal strength, operating temperature, features selected, vibrate mode, backlight settings, browser use, and other applications usage patterns.
5 User memory is less than the total memory due to storage of the operating system and software used to operate the device’s features. Actual user memory may change after software upgrades are performed.
6 Adobe, the Flash logo, and Flash are either registered trademarks or trademarks of Adobe Systems Incorporated in the United States and/or other countries
Google Play, Android, and other marks are trademarks of Google Inc.
- In the Box
- Good-looking design
- Bright screen
- The Nook app here is an improvement over the regular Nook for Android
- Price includes some free books, magazines and TV shows
- Short battery life compared to competing devices
- Sluggish performance
- Skimpy built-in storage