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Amazon Kindle Oasis WiFi vs Barnes & Noble NOOK HD Smoke 8GB: 32 facts in comparison

1. has an external memory slot

The device has a standard memory slot (such as an SD or micro SD card slot) so that you can either extend the internal storage with affordable memory modules or you can retrieve data, such as photographs, easily from a memory card.
Amazon Kindle Oasis WiFi
Barnes & Noble NOOK HD Smoke 8GB
73% have it

2. Has a white e-paper display

This e-paper display is much brighter and whiter than normal e-paper displays - it provides a better reading experience due to higher contrast.
Amazon Kindle Oasis WiFi
Barnes & Noble NOOK HD Smoke 8GB
17% have it

3. is self-lit

Self-lit devices have a back or front light incorporated, so they can be used in poor light conditions or in the dark.
Amazon Kindle Oasis WiFi
Barnes & Noble NOOK HD Smoke 8GB
29% have it

4. weight

212g lighter.
131g
Asus Eee Reader DR900: 47.3g
343g

5. thickness

6.6mm thinner.
3.4mm
Aluratek AEBK01FS: 0.95mm
10mm

6. Has an e-paper display

An e-paper display provides a high contrast allowing users to read in direct sunlight without requiring much power.
Amazon Kindle Oasis WiFi
Barnes & Noble NOOK HD Smoke 8GB
93% have it

7. has a touch screen

You can operate the device easily, by pressing the screen with your fingers.
Amazon Kindle Oasis WiFi
Barnes & Noble NOOK HD Smoke 8GB
65% have it

8. height

51mm shorter.
143mm
Elonex eInk 621EB eBook: 117mm
194mm

9. has a anti-reflection coating

This helps to reduce the reflection from your device.
Amazon Kindle Oasis WiFi
Barnes & Noble NOOK HD Smoke 8GB
19% have it

10. internal storage

4GB more internal storage.
4GB
Sony PRS 600: 512GB
8GB

11. resolution

40.11% higher resolution.
758 x 1024px
Kobo Aura HD: 1080 x 1440px
900 x 1440px

12. screen size

The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.
6"
Irex technologies Digital Reader 1000SW: 10.2"
7"

13. has free syncing OTA

All your contacts and calendar dates are synced over-the-air.
Amazon Kindle Oasis WiFi
Barnes & Noble NOOK HD Smoke 8GB
17% have it

14. has dictionary

The device has a dictionary that can be accessed offline.
Amazon Kindle Oasis WiFi
Barnes & Noble NOOK HD Smoke 8GB
69% have it

15. Has access to real library to “borrow” e-books

Users can get access to books from real libraries.
Amazon Kindle Oasis WiFi
Barnes & Noble NOOK HD Smoke 8GB
70% have it

16. has a cellular module

Devices which use cellular technology can connect to mobile networks. Cellular networks have much wider signal coverage than WiFi.
Amazon Kindle Oasis WiFi
Barnes & Noble NOOK HD Smoke 8GB
4% have it

17. supports text-to-speech

This enables your device to verbalize on-screen content.
Amazon Kindle Oasis WiFi
Barnes & Noble NOOK HD Smoke 8GB
17% have it

18. Has 802.11n WiFi connection

802.11n is a wireless standard released in 2009. It has faster transfer rates and improved security compared to its predecessors - a, b and g.
Amazon Kindle Oasis WiFi
Barnes & Noble NOOK HD Smoke 8GB
54% have it

19. Has WiFi

The device can connect to WiFi.
Amazon Kindle Oasis WiFi
Barnes & Noble NOOK HD Smoke 8GB
70% have it

20. every pixel has three subpixels

The device has a display with three full subpixels per pixel, resulting in a sharp and crisp picture. Pixels in some displays (like AMOLED) share one subpixel to preserve space. This can result in a less crisp, slightly blurred image.
Amazon Kindle Oasis WiFi
Barnes & Noble NOOK HD Smoke 8GB
87% have it

21. width

5mm narrower.
122mm
Kobo Mini: 102mm
127mm

22. plays Adobe Flash

Adobe Flash with video and sound is supported in the device's browser.
Amazon Kindle Oasis WiFi
Barnes & Noble NOOK HD Smoke 8GB
5% have it

23. supported file types

How many file types the device supports, such as PDF, JPG or PNG.
13
Barnes & Noble NOOK HD Smoke 8GB: 37
37

24. has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack

With a standard mini jack socket, you can use the device with most headphones.
Amazon Kindle Oasis WiFi
Barnes & Noble NOOK HD Smoke 8GB
51% have it

25. has a search browser

With a search browser application you can surf the internet from your device.
Amazon Kindle Oasis WiFi
Barnes & Noble NOOK HD Smoke 8GB
64% have it

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