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Barnes & Noble NOOK

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19 editorial reviews
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It's a relief to finally lay hands on the Nook. The dual-screen reader was just a prop at its unveiling so I'm happy to report it works (pretty) well. It can't kill Kindle yet, but it's an alternative worth considering.Read more
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Pros

  • the Nook does offer ways to maximize efficiency
  • It feels quite comfortable in the hands
  • texture and heft of a leather bound book
  • both simple
  • but well-designed

Cons

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  • The metal power button on the top edge of the device is somewhat annoying
  • speed and consistency issues are not limited to reading on the main screen
  • e-ink display is not drawing power once the "ink
  • inability to lend a book to Kindle-owning friends and family

Key specs

  • 1500
  • 2GB
  • 197.03 g
  • yes
  • 6 in
  • E Ink
  • 600, 800 px
  • 15

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Display

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6.0 in
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E Ink
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  • 600
  • 800
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15
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Technical

1500
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  • EPUB
  • PDF
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Not supported
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2GB
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microSD
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32
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Design

  • Black
  • White
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Dimensions

6.5 in
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5.0 in
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0.47 in
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6.95 oz
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Audio

yes
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Not supported
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Features

Multi
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5-Way Controller
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yes
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yes
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Connectivity

yes
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  • 802.11b
  • 802.11g
  • Wi-Fi 4
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no
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USB 2.0
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Battery

1440.0 h
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3.0 h
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Barnes & Noble NOOK Editorial Reviews (19)

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Based on 19 reviews
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Barnes & Noble NOOK Barnes & Noble Nook Review: Pretty Damn Good
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Published: 07.12.2009
Barnes & Noble Nook Review: Pretty Damn Good

It's a relief to finally lay hands on the Nook. The dual-screen reader was just a prop at its unveiling so I'm happy to report it works (pretty) well. It can't kill Kindle yet, but it's an alternative worth considering.

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Barnes & Noble NOOK Barnes & Noble nook review
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Published: 07.12.2009
Barnes & Noble nook review

Kindle beware: there’s a new wireless-toting ebook reader on the scene. The Barnes & Noble nook packs not only the backing of a serious retailer but some interesting design and usability …

Barnes & Noble NOOK Barnes & Noble nook review | Gear Live
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Barnes & Noble nook review | Gear Live

We’ve been anticipating the nook for about a month-and-a-half now, even since Barnes & Noble announced the nook back in October. Seeing a potential, real competitor to the Amazon Kindle sporting both an e-ink screen alongside a capacitive color LCD touchscreen just about made us drool. Oh, and it runs Google Android too, so, there’s that whole thing. Well, we’ve finally got the Barnes & Noble nook into our hands, and we’ve done some testing, some reading, and some playing, all in the spirit of letting you know how the nook stands on its own, and how it compares to…

Barnes & Noble NOOK Barnes and Noble Nook e-Book Reader Review
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Barnes and Noble Nook e-Book Reader Review

B&N's playfully-named NOOK brings several game-changing features to the e-Reader product category.

Barnes & Noble NOOK The Barnes & Noble nook; or how I managed to completely waste my Saturday on a piece of over-hyped hardware
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GearDiary
Published: 13.12.2009
The Barnes & Noble nook; or how I managed to completely waste my Saturday on a piece of over-hyped hardware

The Barnes & Noble nook eBook Reader has been touted by some as a Kindle-killer, and after what seemed like a ridiculously long wait, when mine finally showed up today I was ready to be

Barnes & Noble NOOK Barnes & Noble nook eBook Reader Review – The Gadgeteer
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the-gadgeteer.com
Published: 14.12.2009
Barnes & Noble nook eBook Reader Review – The Gadgeteer
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Brighthand.com
Published: 18.12.2009
Barnes & Noble nook Review
3.5

Is the Nook a great e-reader?

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Macworld
Published: 21.12.2009
Barnes and Noble Nook
3.0

Poky performance issues prevent us from making an unqualified recommendation of this e-book reader.