Barnes & Noble NOOK Simple Touch
Barnes & Noble NOOK Simple Touch
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Top specs and features

Barnes & Noble NOOK Simple Touch: 24 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 Simple Touch
73% have it

2. weight

212g
Asus Eee Reader DR900: 47.3g

3. thickness

11mm
Aluratek AEBK01FS: 0.95mm

4. volume

230.5cm³
Sony PRS 350: 120.64cm³

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 Simple Touch
93% have it

6. internal storage

2GB
Sony PRS 600: 512GB

7. height

165mm
Elonex eInk 621EB eBook: 117mm

8. has a touch screen

You can operate the device easily, by pressing the screen with your fingers.
Barnes & Noble NOOK Simple Touch
65% have it

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

Users can get access to books from real libraries.
Barnes & Noble NOOK Simple Touch
70% have it

10. resolution

600 x 800px
Kobo Aura HD: 1080 x 1440px

11. has dictionary

The device has a dictionary that can be accessed offline.
Barnes & Noble NOOK Simple Touch
69% have it

12. screen size

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

13. supports text-to-speech

This enables your device to verbalize on-screen content.
Barnes & Noble NOOK Simple Touch
17% have it

14. 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 Simple Touch
54% have it

16. width

127mm
Kobo Mini: 102mm

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 Simple Touch
87% have it

18. supported file types

How many file types the device supports, such as PDF, JPG or PNG.
6
Barnes & Noble NOOK HD Smoke 8GB: 37

19. has USB mass storage support

It can transfer files, music, photos via USB, no need to install additional software.
Barnes & Noble NOOK Simple Touch
70% have it

20. Has WiFi

The device can connect to WiFi.
Barnes & Noble NOOK Simple Touch
70% have it

21. has a removable battery

The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.
Barnes & Noble NOOK Simple Touch
12% have it

22. has a rechargeable battery

The battery can be recharged and used over again.
Barnes & Noble NOOK Simple Touch

23. included SD card size

32GB
Sony PRS T2: 32GB

24. has a QWERTY keyboard

Text messaging is much faster due to a hardware keyboard.
Barnes & Noble NOOK Simple Touch
12% have it

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