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Barnes & Noble NOOK HD Smoke 8GB
Barnes & Noble NOOK HD Smoke 8GB
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Barnes & Noble NOOK HD Smoke 8GB review: 27 facts and highlights

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.
Barnes & Noble NOOK HD Smoke 8GB
73% have it

2. weight

343g
Asus Eee Reader DR900: 47.3g

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.
Barnes & Noble NOOK HD Smoke 8GB
29% have it

4. Has an e-paper display

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

5. thickness

10mm
Aluratek AEBK01FS: 0.95mm

6. has dictionary

The device has a dictionary that can be accessed offline.
Barnes & Noble NOOK HD Smoke 8GB
70% have it

7. volume

246.38cm³
Sony PRS 350: 120.64cm³

8. has a touch screen

You can operate the device easily, by pressing the screen with your fingers.
Barnes & Noble NOOK HD Smoke 8GB
66% have it

9. internal storage

8GB
Sony PRS 600: 512GB

10. screen size

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

11. height

194mm
Elonex eInk 621EB eBook: 117mm

12. resolution

900 x 1440px
Kobo Aura HD: 1080 x 1440px

13. has free syncing OTA

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

14. supported file types

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

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

Users can get access to books from real libraries.
Barnes & Noble NOOK HD Smoke 8GB
71% have it

16. 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.
Barnes & Noble NOOK HD Smoke 8GB
87% have it

17. 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.
Barnes & Noble NOOK HD Smoke 8GB
54% have it

18. has USB mass storage support

It can transfer files, music, photos via USB, no need to install additional software.
Barnes & Noble NOOK HD Smoke 8GB
71% have it

19. supports text-to-speech

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

20. has a rechargeable battery

The battery can be recharged and used over again.
Barnes & Noble NOOK HD Smoke 8GB

21. has a search browser

With a search browser application you can surf the internet from your device.
Barnes & Noble NOOK HD Smoke 8GB
65% have it

22. has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack

With a standard mini jack socket, you can use the device with most headphones.
Barnes & Noble NOOK HD Smoke 8GB
52% have it

23. Has WiFi

The device can connect to WiFi.
Barnes & Noble NOOK HD Smoke 8GB
71% have it

24. width

127mm
Kobo Mini: 102mm

25. supports color calibration

A properly calibrated screen represents colors as they are and i.e. you can conduct a photo shoot while verifying your photos in real time. An internal sensor and/or colorimeter is usually included for trouble-free calibration.
Barnes & Noble NOOK HD Smoke 8GB
8% have it

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