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Barnes & Noble NOOK HD Smoke 8GB
Noox NOOK Simple Touch™
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Barnes & Noble NOOK HD Smoke 8GB
Noox NOOK Simple Touch™
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Barnes & Noble NOOK HD Smoke 8GB vs Noox NOOK Simple Touch™: 29 facts in comparison

1. 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.
Barnes & Noble NOOK HD Smoke 8GB
Noox NOOK Simple Touch™
16% have it

2. 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
Noox NOOK Simple Touch™
73% have it

3. weight

129.81g lighter.
343g
Asus Eee Reader DR900: 47.3g
213.19g

4. 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
Noox NOOK Simple Touch™
28% have it

5. 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
Noox NOOK Simple Touch™
93% have it

6. has a anti-reflection coating

This helps to reduce the reflection from your device.
Barnes & Noble NOOK HD Smoke 8GB
Noox NOOK Simple Touch™
19% have it

7. thickness

1.94mm thinner.
10mm
Aluratek AEBK01FS: 0.95mm
11.94mm

8. internal storage

6GB more internal storage.
8GB
Sony PRS 600: 512GB
2GB

9. has dictionary

The device has a dictionary that can be accessed offline.
Barnes & Noble NOOK HD Smoke 8GB
Noox NOOK Simple Touch™
69% have it

10. volume

1.59% less body volume.
246.38cm³
Sony PRS 350: 120.64cm³
250.35cm³

11. has a touch screen

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

12. height

28.9mm shorter.
194mm
Elonex eInk 621EB eBook: 117mm
165.1mm

13. screen size

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

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

Users can get access to books from real libraries.
Barnes & Noble NOOK HD Smoke 8GB
Noox NOOK Simple Touch™
70% have it

15. supported file types

How many file types the device supports, such as PDF, JPG or PNG.
37
Barnes & Noble NOOK HD Smoke 8GB: 37
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16. 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
Noox NOOK Simple Touch™
54% have it

17. 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
Noox NOOK Simple Touch™
88% have it

18. has free syncing OTA

All your contacts and calendar dates are synced over-the-air.
Barnes & Noble NOOK HD Smoke 8GB
Noox NOOK Simple Touch™
16% have it

19. supports text-to-speech

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

20. has a rechargeable battery

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

21. width

0mm narrower.
127mm
Kobo Mini: 102mm
127mm

22. has a search browser

With a search browser application you can surf the internet from your device.
Barnes & Noble NOOK HD Smoke 8GB
Noox NOOK Simple Touch™
64% have it

23. Has WiFi

The device can connect to WiFi.
Barnes & Noble NOOK HD Smoke 8GB
Noox NOOK Simple Touch™
70% have it

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.
Barnes & Noble NOOK HD Smoke 8GB
Noox NOOK Simple Touch™
52% have it

25. has a child lock

A child lock enables adults to prevent or restrict children’s use of the device.
Barnes & Noble NOOK HD Smoke 8GB
Noox NOOK Simple Touch™
7% have it

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