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Barnes & Noble Nook Tablet Review

If you’re looking for an entry-level tablet with a little more under the hood, the Nook Tablet is a fair pickup.

November 18, 2011
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Operating System
  • Proprietary
Display Type LCD
Length (short end) 205 in.
Width (long end) 127 in.
Thickness 12 in.
Weight 400 lbs.
Processor Texas Instruments OMAP4 Dual-core processor
Display Width 4.5625 in.
Display Height 6.0625 in.
Display Resolution Width 600
Display Resolution Height 1024
Display DPI 151.0
USB None
Music & Audio Playback Yes
Music & Audio Output 3.5mm
Audio Input None
Built-in Speakers Yes
Built-in Microphone Yes
Video Playback Yes
Video Output No
Internal Memory 16.0
EBook Battery Life 6 hours, 11 minutes
Audio Battery Life Over 24 hours
Video Battery Life 5 hours, 33 minutes
HDMI Output No
Composite Output No
Component Output No
S-Video Output No
Product Type Tablet
WiFi 802.11n
Brand Name (Barnes & Noble)
Audio Formats Supported
  • MP3
  • AAC
  • WAV
  • OGG
  • m4p (Apple iTunes DRM)
  • WAV (DRM protected)
  • AMR
Memory Card
  • Micro SDHC
Video Formats Supported
  • H.264
  • H.263
  • MPEG-4
  • .mp4
  • .mkv
  • .flv
  • .asf
  • .3g2
Cellular Network
  • None
Manufacturer Name Barnes & Noble

Sections

  1. Introduction
  2. Product Tour
  3. Screen
  4. Battery & Controls
  5. eReader
  6. Music & Audio
  7. Movies & Video
  8. Email & Web Browsing
  9. Internet Apps
  10. Amazon Kindle Fire Comparison
  11. Barnes & Noble Nook Color Comparison
  12. Apple iPad 2 Wi-fi & 3G / AT&T / 16 GB Comparison
  13. Conclusion
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